Custom Master Page are master pages customized to fit a specific implementation of a SharePoint solution.

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401 Unauthorized caused by custom master page

just customized a master page for the new SP 2013 Foundation. Deployment, activation etc. works fine (i deploy it using a .wsp built with VS2012) but every time im trying to access my sp-page with the ...
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quick launch items missing

For some reason the Quick Launch Items has gone missing from my custom masterpage and I am not sure hwo to get them back... The code for my Quick Launch: <Sharepoint:SPNavigationManager ...
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Adding theme color to custom Master Page in SharePoint 2013

I have a custom master page created using visual studio in SharePoint 2013. I have added custom divs(with colors) in this master page. When i apply out of box themes, this custom div does not get fill ...
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Attached css only seen by AdminsGroup

Working on a SP2013 migrated from 2010. I added a custom css to the seattle.master using the Designer, the result: <link rel="stylesheet" href="/SiteAssets/CustomStyles.css" /> It works, even ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site Actions menu items hidden in IE9

I poked around a bit for the answer but didnt find anything. I have a site in which the Site Actions menu items are hidden in IE (all version). Some background on the site: I am currently working on ...
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Page load issue in alternate access mapping

my sharepoint site in running port 80, with custom master page. Every thing works fine when I access with default url (http://servername/site/sitename/pages/home.aspx) . but When I access the same ...
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Custom Master Page deployed at site collection level using visual studios in SharePoint 2013

I have created and deployed a custom master page using visual studio'. Deployed and i can see the master page under _catalog/masterpage folder in sharepoint designer under the root site collection. ...
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How to create a full width site (Page Content container)

I am trying to create a page where the page content container takes up the 100% of the page. I tried looking at the v4.Master file but I couldn't figure out where or what to do. Here's a picture of ...
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SharePoint 2013 Top Navigation Snippet Not Showing Publishing Pages

I am developing custom SharePoint MasterPage page. The issue is that Top Navigation snippet does not show publishing pages links in my custom MasterPage whereas default Seattle master page does shows ...
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Javascript/Ajax errors on custom master page

I have a custom master page using a few JS utilities like jQuery and skel.js that has been experiencing some errors whenever the page loads. The errors are transparent to the user, but show up in dev ...
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Does or Will MS Allow changing the Masterpage in SP2016 on-Prem?

I know that you cannot do this in O365 but what about on-Prem for SharePoint 2016. Will Service Packs or CU's break my Masterpage if its customized? What should be the best practice. Bismarck
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theme color changes after aplication

I am trying give a fancy look to my website & I have used one of the themes provided by SP2013 when It shows the demo where we change the color combination that is the 3 colors provided. when I ...
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Do I need to enable the publishing features to change a Team Site's master page?

When building a SharePoint 2010 site, we have a root Publishing site that has been branded up using a custom Master Page. We'd now like to add some Team Sites below the publishing site, and have our ...
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Site Master Page Issue in SharePoint 2013

I have a custom master page (that includes top navigation, breadcrumb, etc.) created using Visual Studio 2012 for SharePoint 2013. And I am using it as a site master page. Now I want to use this site ...
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Publish Master Page

I created a new subsite under my SharePoint 2013 Site. I want to publish master page for the new subsite. I do the following. But my new subsite open default master page. How can I publish from ...
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Create a completely blank page only for adding Script Editor Web Part, around 30 of them

I want to create a blank page which I can edit and add Script Editor Web Parts according to the requirement. Tried creating a custom master page for a custom page layout but something didn't work ...
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Create site collection with my own master page

When user want to create new site collection in SharePoint 2010. That site collection (Team Site) must create with my customized master page as default master page. And also I need to activate some ...
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Custom Master page dynamic logo using Visual studio SharePoint 2013

We have used a starter master page and created a visual studio master page solution. The master page has OOB global level navigation. These navigation have sites(Site A, Site B, SIte C) in them and ...
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Hide quick launch for all pages in root site only

I am using the following css to hide the quick launch in SharePoint 2013, but I want it to hide the quick launch only in the root site, NOT in the subsites which inherit the same master page. #...
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Add custom web application/page which uses files from other folders

I've created a JavaScript web browser game. The HTML page, Game.html, within folder Game references several other JS/jQuery/CSS files stored in sub folders. I simply want to add the Game folder, ...
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Use data from CSWP in master page

I have created custom master page for SharePoint online. I use in my master page some JavaScript, including JQuery. This master page contains Content By Search Web Part (CSWP), and the code for CSWP ...
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The referenced file is not allowed on this Sharepoint page

I was trying to add script links to the seattle.master page in SharePoint 2013 from a network drive. After I opened it (Before I added anything) I had to quit for the day. Now I keep getting this ...
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SharePoint 2013 and custom styles

I have a question about custom styles in SharePoint. I know that custom styles can be added by using the seattle.html file. But there are some codes that I dont understand. So let me tell you, if I ...
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Change the master page of the SharePoint 2010 FBA website

I have created an FBA website in SharePoint 2010 in which I want to change the master page, but on changing the master page the page isn't loading properly as well as most of the things like images ...
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“Master Page” option from site look and feel is missing

I knew from previous experience that many SharePoint sites had a section under Site Settings > Look and Feel labeled "Master Page"... however I could not find this section. There were tutorials ...
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Custom logo is not reflecting in SP 2010 custom master page

Am trying to add a custom logo in my SP 2010 master page's div tag. Below is my part of master page code: <!-- site logo --> <div id="v5-site-logo"> ...
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Quick launch in Sharepoint-hosted app

My Sharepoint-hosted app is using the oslo master page (~masterurl/oslo.master). My question is the following: is it possible the use the quick launch menu in a Sharepoint-hosted app in the same way ...
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Task list does not show if timeline is switched on when using custom master page

I am using a custom master page. It had the problem of apps to add not showing up which got fixed with the below solution Link But the task lists are not visible if timeline is turned on (default ...
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SharePoint master page: Literal expressions like '<%$SPUrl:~SiteCollection/%>' are not allowed

We have a recurring issue in SharePoint with our master page. We had a contractor do some branding for us and every once in a while, especially when I copy our databases to our QA environment, wher ...
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Sharepoint 2013, loading jQuery into Custom Master Page for all web parts that use it

I'm VERY NEW to SharePoint 2013 and work with a programming team. We built a SharePoint 2013 Custom Master Page with a developer who is no longer with the company. We built it with XHTML and ...
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Hide ribbon buttons

I have a custom masterpage. How can I hide some buttons in the ribbon like: Open in explorer and send file
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Site Definition Custom Master Page: file not found

I'm trying to create a site definition that uses a custom master page. I created a module in VS, called MasterPages, in which there are two folders (one inside another): _catalogs, masterpage. Within ...
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SPSecurityTrimmedControl causing the page footer to disappear

I'm using SharePoint 2010. I have the following in my custom master page: <Sharepoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl runat="server" PermissionsString="ManageWeb"> <div id="s4-ribbonrow" class="s4-...
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Add divs on the SP master page header?

I am new to sharepoint design or design in general and I have just started learning css. Can someone show me how to insert divs in the master page's header as it is shown in the print screen below? ...
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Why does the Sharepoint Designer view of a Master Page differ from a Text Editor?

I have a custom master page that a vendor provided for us, primarily it serves to put links to common external websites that we use down the left hand side of the landing page for the Intranet. One ...
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How to create Visual Studio Master Page project for SharePoint 2013?

I have seen few videos and read articles on creating/deploying custom master page via visual studio in SharePoint 2010. I would like to know if there is any manual/walk-through that shows how to ...
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unable to write a script to change the logo redirect url

I am working on a web application which contain 2 site collections , with the following URLs:- http//servername http://servername/HR and the second site collection have two subsites , with the ...
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how to force all the site logos to reference to the root url

I have a web application which contains 2 site collections and the site collections have subsites. Currently the first site collection is deployed under the root: http://servername While the other ...
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Site Pages Render File Not Found

I've created a custom masterpage for a subsite based on a starter masterpage from SharePoint Experience utilizing HTML5 for SP2010. I haven't added any of my custom coding purposely, so as to make ...
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SharePoint Metadata navigation on custom template

I have a SharePoint 2013 site which uses a custom template instead of the oslo and seattle master pages. I wish to add metadata navigation as a key filter to a report library, but my custom template ...
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HTML-Element appears in dialog-windows though s4-notdlg is set

I have a customized sharepoint masterpage. The basic structure is the starter master pages from codeplex. So i did my customizing and unfortunately some of the elements appear in the dialog windows ...
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Moving Master Pages

Now I am new to SharePoint I mostly do programming. Our SharePoint Admin set up a new site on our farm and wanted to reuse the Master page. We moved the master page and a SharePoint solution ...
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Inheritance of Master Page to sub-sites on a multi-lingual site is not working

We have a SharePoint 2013 website, which is multi-lingual, Arabic & English. We are using the site variation feature to publish the sites. Also, the publishing feature is enabled on this site. I ...
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Branding the suiteBar in SP 2013

I need to rebrand default look of sharepoint suiteBar. I have no problems with logo or custom links but I need something more. I need to change whole look of suiteBar - background color, height, ...
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Sharepoint 2013 modal dialog trouble (master page)

Help me please. Something wrong with my own master page (edited Oslo.master). When Im trying to add user\permission my dlg window is empty (iframe content is absent). I can see Title only. But after ...
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365 Custom Masterpages

What is the recommendation for going OnPrem to 365 when you currently have custom masterpages? Is the recommended pattern to move standard collaboration sites to composed looks and retain custom ...
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Header footer not stretching when content exceeding browser window width

I have created a custom master page in SP2013 using design manager. The structure is as follows:- The issue is when the web part in the "content" div exceeds the browser window width the ...
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Guidelines for OnPrem Site Branding

I have been given conflicting advice as to trying to stay out the box with composed looks, vs creation of more branded MasterPages. The former claimed as a recommendation so that customers can easily ...
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Sharepoint 2013: people picker stopped working for add user in SP groups if use custom master page for system pages

I am using custom master page for sharepoint system pages. When I try to add user, for example adding the user to some sharepoint group, it does not give auto fill suggestions or resolve any user. I ...