Get-PnPContentType

Retrieves a content type

Syntax

Get-PnPContentType
   [-Identity <ContentTypePipeBind>]
                     [-List <ListPipeBind>]
                     [-InSiteHierarchy [<SwitchParameter>]]
                     [-Web <WebPipeBind>]
                     [-Connection <SPOnlineConnection>]

Examples

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Get-PnPContentType

This will get a listing of all available content types within the current web

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Get-PnPContentType -InSiteHierarchy

This will get a listing of all available content types within the site collection

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Get-PnPContentType -Identity "Project Document"

This will get the content type with the name "Project Document" within the current context

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Get-PnPContentType -List "Documents"

This will get a listing of all available content types within the list "Documents"

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
-Identity

Name or ID of the content type to retrieve

Type:ContentTypePipeBind
Position:0
Accept pipeline input:True
Accept wildcard characters:False
-InSiteHierarchy

Search site hierarchy for content types

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-List

List to query

Type:ListPipeBind
Position:Named
Accept pipeline input:True
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