How to create a site column

Follow these steps to create a site column in SharePoint’s content type hub:

  1. Go to MetaShare’s start page.
  2. Click on the “Settings” function in the top bar:
    MetaShare's settings function
  3. Click on the menu “Document content types”:
    Link to the content type hub
  4. A new window opens up, displaying all content types in the content type hub.
  5. Click on the “Settings” icon on the top right-hand side of the page and select “Site settings”:
    Link to site settings
  6. Beneath the “Web Designer Galleries” section, click on the “Site columns” link:
    Link to site columns
  7. On the top of the page, click on the link “Create” link:
    Link to create a new site column
  8. Define the behavior of the site column that you are creating by following these steps.