Adds a new content type to an existing List.

Add-SPOContentType -Web <SPOWebPipeBind> -List <SPOListPipeBind> -ContentType <SPOContentTypePipeBind>




Specifies the identity of the Site containing the List to create the new Content Type within.

The type must be a valid server relative URL, in the form /site_name, or an SPOWeb object, Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Web object, or GUID representing the Site ID.


Specifies the List to add the Content Type to.

The type must be a valid absolute URL, in the form, or an SPOList object, Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.List object, List title, or GUID representing the List ID.


Sets a value that specifies the Content Type that the new Content Type will inherit from. The type must be a valid name, Content Type ID, Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ContentType object or SPOContentType object.

Detailed Description

Adds a new content type to an existing List.

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PS C:\> Add-SPOContentType -Web "/" -List "Documents" -ContentType "My Content Type"

This example adds a content type with the name of My Content Type to the Documents list.