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Content Query Web Part missing in SharePoint 2010

Posted By: Amit Mehra     Posted Date: March 21, 2010    Points: 2   Category :SharePoint
If you don't see content query web part listed in the web parts list, this is because you have not enabled "Search Server Web Parts" feature in site collection features. Enable this feature and content query web part will show in the list of web parts.

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