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Name Column Not Included in List Columns

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 10, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
I created a custom content type derived from the Folder content type.  The “Name” column is included in the custom content type columns.  I add the custom content type to a custom list that allows multiple content types and the "Name" column from the custom content type is not included in the list columns.  Normally, the custom content type columns are added to the list columns, but for some reason it works differently for the “Name” column.  Even though the “Name” column is not a typical site column and not included, it’s a problem for me because I need it for a SharePoint/SQL Server data flow task. The data flow task is using the SharePoint list source and destination components and I need to map a database column to the “Name” column and it must be specified in the list columns.  Does the “File” type for the “Name” column make it impossible to be included in the list columns?  Any help is appreciated.

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