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  • Zihadul Azam 26 posts 170 karma points c-trib
    Feb 01, 2018 @ 14:29
    Zihadul Azam
    0

    Set ContentType Composition

    Hi,

    I'm trying to create my main Document Types programmatically on ApplicationStarted. Is it possible to set Composition of a ContentType programmatically?

    -Thanks

  • Kevin Jump 1424 posts 9137 karma points MVP 3x c-trib
    Feb 01, 2018 @ 14:37
    Kevin Jump
    100

    Hi

    you need to lookup the other ContentType and add it to a collection of IContentTypeCompositions and then assign this to the ContentTypeComposition value of the parent content type.

    So for example (assuming you have a contentTypeService refrence)

    List<IContentTypeComposition> compositions = new List<IContentTypeComposition>();
    
    var myComp = contentTypeService.GetContentType(compAlias);
    compositions.Add(myComp);
    
    myContentType.ContentTypeComposition = compositions;
    
    contentTypeService.Save(myContentType);
    

    you can see this (and a bit more) in the uSync source - as it does this on import of content types from disk.

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