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Copy functionality to duplicate items in a custom module

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  1. Richa
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    04 Jun 2009
    08 Aug 2011
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    Hello
    We have a Sitefinity 3.7.2096.2 site which has a custom Inventory module based on Generic content module. What would be the right way to get copy functionality in the module so that content items can be copied to create new items?

    Thanks
    -Richa
  2. Ivan Dimitrov
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    08 Aug 2011
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    Hi Richa,

    You need to use the content items API

    get a content item, get its content and metadata and create a new content item where you set the same values.

    Best wishes,
    Ivan Dimitrov
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