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

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Redirect Page Layout Error

I am using a page based on the 'Redirect Page Layout'. I can create the page, set the page-layout, and even specify the redirect url. I can check-in the page with no problems. However, as soon as I ...
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“Design Manager Bug” when adding an app

In 2013 if you create a custom master page and upload it with Design Manager and it does not contain the left nav menu placeholder (see the blog article here) the "Add an app" function breaks. ...
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SharePoint 2010 Deployment will not update Master pages because SPFile.CustomizedPageStatus is 'None'

We have the following scenario and are hoping someone can help: Original 2007 Publishing Site content database upgraded to 2010 Page templates in use have never been Ghosted because they were ...
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UI Sharepoint Masterpage help

I'm a front-end(UI) developer and working with my first Sharepoint site. I've been trying to find reliable Sharepoint themes or Custom masterpages that I can use and further customize. Can anyone ...
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how to display the current year in my maste page

I have the folloiwng footer, inside my custom master page:- <div id="customFooter" class="noindex">&copy; .. Group 2013</div> but is there a way to dynamically access the current ...
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CSS and js UX optimization for 2013 master page

I've been trying to optimize the user experience of a 2013 site that has an entirely custom responsive-design master page. So far, the only recommendation I've come up with is "Put your CSS links at ...
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Calender and Date picker will overlap when i re-size my browser

I have the following components inside my App part ; a calendar and a date picker (i have moved the datePicket to be in the left side of the screen instead of being on the right side):- And I set ...
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“new document or drag files here” not visible - Custom Page Layout

I have an interesting situation in that I have created a Custom Page Layout via Design Manager that I want for the home page for all Team Sites (Publishing Features have been enabled). Added a Web ...
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Master page permission problem

I have a single master page and say i have 3 users like 2 admins and the other is normal user.now in the master i need different links for different users.like the links available for first admin ...
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Custom Master Page and default.aspx

I have created a custom master page for my site, but when i have set it as the sites master page the changes i have made to default.aspx no longer seem to be working. I have changed the sites ...
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Editing SPO 2013 Master Pages - no effect and where do you place javascript code block?

I'm trying to add a jQueryt block to oslo master page on spo 2013. check out, make changes and save, but no apparent impact. Am I placing javascript in the wrong place? do I need to do any additional ...
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SP looking for CSS files in the wrong place

Environment: SP2013 Enterprise, custom master page, Dreamweaver I've made a custom master page complete with its own CSS. My style sheets are linked near the bottom of the <head> like so: ...
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IIS 401 errors getting custom master page css and js

Environment: 2013 Enterprise, single WFE, full control of environment I'm building a custom master page for a SP site collection using a very basic setup. It's a simple responsive HTML page using ...
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How I can change the search area background color

I have moved the search area div to be inside the suiteBarRight, as follow inside my seatle.master:- <div id="suiteBarRight"> <SharePoint:AjaxDelta runat="server" id="DeltaSuiteBarRight" ...
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Changing the username color to be white

I have a SharePoint web application which contains both a team site & a community site. I have changed the upper left suite bar colour to be blue, but this will make the username not very ...
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How do you generate snippets for custom web parts to include on HTML master pages?

In Sharepoint 2013, you can edit HTML master pages using the Design Manager and the Snippet Gallery. How do you edit the list of web parts to include custom web parts so that it will generate the ...
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Masterpage and CSS are not applied in IE 8

In SharePoint 2013, I have my custom masterpage. Masterpage uses custom CSS. Inside of my custom CSS I have: #suiteBarLeft, #suiteBarRight { background-color:#004250; ...
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Custom master page

I create master page inherited from v4.master and one layout page. I dont know how I can add standart Quik Lunch menu to my master page. At now I was tried copy-paste content from some created in SPD ...
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How to dynamically load js file in master page based on aspx page loaded?

I have include all the link to my javascript file in my master page using tag. Can I load specific js file according to pages loaded? (for example, I would like to load home.js only when Home.aspx is ...
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Is it possible to create a page layout or masterpage with a common webpart zone used for all the pages in a subsite?

I have a business need to create a page layout or masterpage in SharePoint that will have a web part zone which will stay consistant for all pages in the selected subsite. The content in the web part ...
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CssRegistration After-property with custom stylesheet

I'm using several custom stylsheets in my custom masterpage, but it's important in what order they are rendered. On the first one I use the After property like this: <SharePoint:CssRegistration ...
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Office 365 Public Website JavaScript Snippets - how to remove

Playing around with Office 365 public website Master Page. Used security trimming to strip down the master page to reduce weight for use in responsive design. Assumption is we would not want any of ...
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Custom Master Page Feature on Parent Site automatically getting activated on activating child's master page feature

I've created and deployed a custom master page and kept its scope to be Web because I want to apply to specific sites not the complete site collection. But when I activate feature at a specific site, ...
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Javascript in my masterpage loads in Firefox but not IE

In my masterpage, I've loaded a simple javascript file from /_layouts/myfolder/myjs.js - and the script loads and runs in Firefox (even in different instances and with different plugins) but not in IE ...
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I keep getting “Revert to template” whenever I set a custom masterpage for one particular page

I made 2 master pages. One named "reg_page.master" for all the regular pages, still containing the Quick Launch, and another one named "home_page.master" for the homepage only. The homepage has an ...
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Placeholder for meta tags in the head

Is there a placeholder that I can use in my custom page layout, that will allow me to load a <meta> viewport tag in the head of my master template? I'm using SharePoint 2010
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How can I get the ID/Name of the selected DocumentLibrary using JavaScript in MasterPage?

I want to get the ID/Name of the DocumentLibrary when I Click/Select on any library from List of libraries from the Left Panel of MasterPage. Can I call the function from MasterPage or where ? How ? ...
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Give user total control to all subsites

I am in a sharepoint application that was already built using MOSS 2007. At this application my user has total control on the admnistration and is a administrator on the root website ...
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Is it possible to hide a specific part of a custom masterpage on a single page without creating a second masterpage?

I've got a custom masterpage, that I use for my publishing page. On the left is an area for navigation but I want to hide that area for the starting page (should be the default.aspx in the Pages ...
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Make SharePoint Top Navigation Multi lingual

I have sharepoint navigation in SP 2013, I need to make it multi lingual, I am facing the problem of adding links, and they are multi lingual, but there is only one hyperlink that's unable to be in 2 ...
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Apply masterPage to SearchCenter on Subsite

I am working in a project in Sharepoint Designer that was already built in MOSS 2007, and it has the structure: An site collection / and some subsites, one of them called SearchCenter. The ...
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_catalogs/masterpage/ returns 404 NOT FOUND - MOSS 2007

I am new in Sharepoint, but I am with a project that is using MOSS 2007. When I try to access Gallery > Master Page it redirects to http://myservername/_catalogs/masterpage/. The problem is that ...
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Issue between user control and Visual webpart

I have user control in my master page (countrycontrol.ascx) on clicking the user control It will show links, user is allowed to select the country based on the selected country the visual webpart need ...
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Add HTML link tag with dynamic SRC attribute to masterpage HEAD section

I need to add a <link> tag with a dynamic src attribute to a custom masterpage <head> section pointing to a current SPWeb library like this: <link rel="alternate" ...
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Creating pages dynamically through code?

First thing is first, I'm doing this in Sharepoint 2013. I'm not exactly sure what the best approach is to be, so I'm explaining my problem and hopefully people can throw around some terms or ideas ...
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Adding user control to 2013 master page causes a 404 error

I have a problem when adding a user control to my SharePoint 2013 master page: my site shows a 404 error. At this point I have a brand new, empty user control (i.e. created in VS2012 but nothing ...
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Apply master page based on custom site template

Is it possible to programmatically set the master page for a site based on the custom template used to create said site? I created some custom templates with custom page layout and webparts, they are ...
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SharePoint 2013 Migration - Home Page Style Unusable

I have a WSS 3.0 environment that we are migrating to SP2013 and the upgrade went as planned (and somewhat expected). We have a few sites that were apparently customized when it was WSS 2.0 and I am ...
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Anatomy of a SharePoint 2010 Master Page? Resource for this?

I am interested in finding out detailed information about all the elements within the SharePoint master page v4 to start, in order to learn how to create my own while still retaining key ...
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How to include .js file from location different than “_layouts” folder to sharepoint master page?

I would like to include js file from different location that it's now. Currently in master page code it looks as below: <SharePoint:ScriptLink ID="ScriptLink1" language="javascript" ...
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Multiple custom master pages crosstalk

I have a master page 'Master1' that is used on my main site collection. I have a second master page 'Master1_min' that is used on only one sub-site in the site collection. 'Master1_min' is set as ...
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Achieving consistent branding for all SharePoint 2013 sites

I see that a lot of the discussions and documentation tend to be focused on branding solutions for publishing sites and understandably so. We have a lot of other types of sites too (e.g. communities, ...
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Exception error when getting master page in powershell

I wanted to see which site collections in our 2010 environment are not following the rules and are deactivating the Master Page in the settings. I have some powershell code that works just fine, ...
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SharePoint 2010 AspMenu - Use OnClick instead of OnMouseOver?

Is it possible to have the SharePoint AspMenu control to show its flyouts (sub items) based on the user clicking the item, rather than based on the mouseover (or hover)?
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Will it come in Master Page or Page Layout? (doing integration for the first time)

I am going to integrate the following home and about page for the first time using SharePoint designer. As far as I know there are 3 types of pages. Master page Page layout that comes under master ...
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Understanding master page (where is the main content area?)

Let's say I make a copy of minimal starter master page which is available on internet. What is the main content area in that master page where I can write something my own text? I mean there are many ...
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Is it possible to create SharePoint masterpage using Visual studio 2010

I've used sharepoint designer in the past to create my custom master pages. I personally do not like sharepoint designer because it's so buggy (slow, shuts down unexpected, ect). With all the new ...
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Site Permissions With Custom Navigation

I recently edited my organization's intranet site by creating a JavaScript file which utilizes jQuery v.8 and jQuery UI. My custom JS creates an unordered list with site navigation that has drop ...
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Add call to static method in master page

I have an branding solution with custom master page. I have also utilities assembly, which is deployed into GAC. I have a button in my master page and I'd like to bind it's navigate URL to result of ...
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How to Repair a Broken v4.master Without Direct Access to the Server?

I've zonked my v4.master page by putting a bad link in a ScriptLink tag. All my pages, including the Settings pages, produce only "Cannot make a cache safe URL for..." error messages. I can fix the ...