Add-PnPContentType

Adds a new content type

Syntax

Add-PnPContentType
   -Name <String>
                     [-ContentTypeId <String>]
                     [-Description <String>]
                     [-Group <String>]
                     [-ParentContentType <ContentType>]
                     [-Web <WebPipeBind>]
                     [-Connection <SPOnlineConnection>]

Examples

------------------EXAMPLE 1------------------

Add-PnPContentType -Name "Project Document" -Description "Use for Contoso projects" -Group "Contoso Content Types" -ParentContentType $ct

This will add a new content type based on the parent content type stored in the $ct variable.

Parameters

-Connection

Optional connection to be used by the cmdlet. Retrieve the value for this parameter by either specifying -ReturnConnection on Connect-PnPOnline or by executing Get-PnPConnection.

Type:SPOnlineConnection
Position:Named
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ContentTypeId

If specified, in the format of 0x0100233af432334r434343f32f3, will create a content type with the specific ID

Type:String
Position:Named
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Description

Specifies the description of the new content type

Type:String
Position:Named
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Group

Specifies the group of the new content type

Type:String
Position:Named
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Name

Specify the name of the new content type

Type:String
Position:Named
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ParentContentType

Specifies the parent of the new content type

Type:ContentType
Position:Named
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Web

This parameter allows you to optionally apply the cmdlet action to a subweb within the current web. In most situations this parameter is not required and you can connect to the subweb using Connect-PnPOnline instead. Specify the GUID, server relative url (i.e. /sites/team1) or web instance of the web to apply the command to. Omit this parameter to use the current web.

Type:WebPipeBind
Position:Named
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Outputs

Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ContentType