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combine Document libraries 2010 that is in Draft mode into a dashboard

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 23, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

I have a question on Sharepoint Enteprise 2010

I have couple of document libraries in one site that needs to rollup to a dashboard where the content should be displayed in an combined view ,showing draft versions only, perhaps in a summary total of ones in Draft.

Basically the best solution will be if I can get a summary list of some sort with the link back to docuemnt library where the draft documents reside.
The user will then edit the draft document and Approve the document that will remove it from the view.
With such a dashboard the user will always quickly see how many documents are left in Draft per library

Something similar to what you see at {site}/_layouts/viewlsts.aspx?BaseType=1 on the site would be really cool for the client.

Or even the content Query grouped by Content Type but when clicking on the item its should go the view Properties or something, even though Sharepoint2010 pops up with View Properties and not same as 2007, possible?

My documents libraries have a content type that all inherit from the same Parent Content type, so already quite well structured. Each Document library runs a custom workflow on them that prevents me from moving them all into one Document Library.

Any suggestions, with little custom development out there? with link perhaps?

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