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How can we automatically keep the keywords in two categories in sync within the same environment?

I am not really sure, why one would ever want to create two different categories with the same(duplicate) keywords? but If you are absolutely sure and really want to do it, use event system .
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Categories and Keywords in sdl tridion

The question of how Categories and Keywords are used within Tridion are fairly basic, and can be found in the online documentation and Content Editors' Manual (login required). The question of why ...
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Keyword key field mandatory

There's no 'out of the box' way to make the Key field of a Keyword mandatory, unfortunately. I recommend that you do this using the Tridion Events System. It should be quite simple to write the ...
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Keyword with multiple parents

You're correct, keywords can have multiple parents, but it cannot be done through the CME. It can be done in code e.g. using Core Service
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Creating KeywordFieldDefinitionData type fields

Creating a Component via the Core Service can be tricky thing. I see that you use Fields class for creating Components. For your case here, Keyword is a dependency that you must have already in system ...
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What is the purpose of Related Keyword?

Taken from docs.sdl.com : Related Keywords Select related Keywords to create non parent/child Keyword relationships such as see also links and related topics. For example, you can relate a Holiday ...
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SDL Tridion Character Limit increase on Keywords' Description Field

AFAIK: It's not possible to extend Keyword description field size it's tied with Database ITEM table Description field size, currently, it's designed to allow 255 characters only. If you're looking ...
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Publishing Keyword

Content Manager always publishes full Taxonomies (a Category and all its Keywords). If you publish a Keyword, it resolves the Taxonomies (Categories) it is part of (that's normally exactly one) and ...
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Tridion Category XmlName with Content Porter

You should be able to use a mappings.xml file to transform the XmlName during the import, rather than hacking the Content Porter export. According the online documentation, the mappings file allows ...
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Unable to add the keywords on the component in the classify window?

The most likely reason is that the Schema used by the Component does not actually have a list field that accepts Keywords from the Category you are in.
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How to get all keywords inside the particular category using C# TBB

Here are few things you should cross check as the code looks fine. As Pankaj already suspected , you might be using some config which your C# TBB won't be able to read/access , use the categoryID ...
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DXA: KeywordModelData missing from Dynamic Component using GetEntityModelData in .Net

This is a defect in the DXA 2.0 Model Service, which has already been hotfixed. See https://github.com/sdl/dxa-model-service/commit/77c2043ba690ae15f3efee9c3f598cb7bd79a4e8 Contact SDL Customer ...
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SDL Tridion Character Limit increase on Keywords' Description Field

It's true - you can't extend it as per Velmurugan states. I can't suggest an alternative for your web app purposes as it's not clear what you're using the description for but I would add: If you ...
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Error on creating list Field in Schema?

Edit: Chrome 38 reversed the changes and so a hotfix is no longer required. Simply update your Chrome instead. Original answer: Are you using Chrome? They recently released an update which broke ...
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Categories and Keywords in sdl tridion

Jonathan gives the delivery-side functionality answer. Let me add Content Management side. SDL Tridion's Content Manager has features that use Categories and Keyword: Search Virtual Folders (based on ...
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Can we model dependencies between lists of keywords in Tridion?

This question is very similar to this one : Implement dependent lists while creating a component in SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 Your options are write a custom GUI extension, or a custom url use the tree ...
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How to create a List type field in schema using core service?

You need to use singleLineTextFieldDefinitionData.List to have list type field SingleLineTextFieldDefinitionData singleLineTextFieldDefinitionData = new SingleLineTextFieldDefinitionData(); ...
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How do I get all keywords in a category and all child categories, using TOM.NET?

this post has some useful bits on finding child publications of a context publication. Finding all keywords in the category Category items have a GetKeywords() method which should return all keywords ...
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Keyword: How can I access a keyword's metadata field value?

The reason why the KeywordMeta property returns 0 is because the changes have not been republished in Tridion. Once you republish the categories, it should return the metadata you're looking for.
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How to fetch results of broker Query in sorted order based on keywords Metadata

I don't think this can be done in one query and then have the desired end result straight away, as keyword metadata is stored separately from component (meta)data. What you can do is: Fetch ...
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Default value of a Schema field is not set in Component for multi value fields

We had the similar issue and Tridion created a hotfix CME_2013.1.0.88281 for us which enables multivalued fields to be populated with default value even after the first instance. It works with ...
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How to get all keywords inside the particular category using C# TBB

Use Template Builder to debug you code by adding TemplatingLogger lines between your commands. public class GetKeywords : ITemplate { TemplatingLogger log = TemplatingLogger.GetLogger(this....
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Adding Parent Keyword into existing keyword

To add a parent to existing keyword, follow the steps given below in CME: Create new parent keyword Cut the existing keywords that you want to assign to new parent Now go to parent keyword and ...
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Issue deleting Keyword in Tridion

Tridion makes sure that the Referential Integrity of the Items remain intact and that is why it's not allowing you to delete the Keyword as it's been used in some old versions of other Items. To ...
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Fetching Keywords from SDL taking too long

You could load the values for each of the fields when they're clicked, a sort of lazy loading if you will. Also, caching comes to mind. That won't help you with the first load, but subsequent loads ...
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Unable to add the keywords on the component in the classify window?

I think you might be looking at the left, tree panel. That panel is used for navigation only, you can't select keywords from there. What you need to do is select the category in the left panel and ...
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Retrieve user name who published particular category in deployer

If you don't want to use a Custom Transport Handler, another way to handle that could be using the Event System. You create in a folder one component per category (Use a specific schema, as the ...
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Retrieve user name who published particular category in deployer

I think that in this scenario the only option is a Custom Transport Handler. You can see details in my answer here Custom Transport Handler In your case you will need to replace this Handler <add ...
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core service creation of nested keywords

Parent item of your keyword remains the Category. You should set ParentKeywords property and pass your parent keyword there. #here's what I was missing... need to set LocationInfo $locInfo = New-...
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How can we automatically keep the keywords in two categories in sync within the same environment?

As with Saurabh - I'm intruguied to understand the use case/business reason for such a request, but anyway: You could use the the Core Service to set the details for the Keyword if using metadata ...
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