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

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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 ...
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What is the Ideal Approach for Creating a Custom Home Page?

I need to create a custom home page for our SharePoint 2010 site. The rest of the site will use a separate template for all of the sub-pages. Should I create a dedicated master page for the home page ...
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How to customize master page with fixed width (SharePoint 2010)?

My previous question was closed. I want to have a master page with fixed width. I tried to set the margins for the master page as follows, /*css*/ body { margin-left:50px; margin-right:50px; } ...
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Sharepoint site using corev4 AND custom CSS File?

I'm using a custom Masterpage which references a custom CSS File in the header like so: <Sharepoint:CssRegistration Name="CUSTOM/Custom.css" runat="server"/> My custom CSS file is simply a ...
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Publishing in Sharepoint 2010

My question is concerning publishing a SharePoint master page. The SharePoint documents that I work on are under source control and therefore have to be "checked out". Whenever I "check in" a ...
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What is __spText1 and __spText2 used for?

Hello I am new to SharePoint and I wanted to make a custom master page. I've stumbled on __spText1 and __spText2 and I was wondering if I can remove them? If not, what do they do / represent? Thank ...
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Can I force subsites to use the Master Page of a custom theme?

First off, this issue is with a Custom Theme & Master Page in Sharepoint 2007. Is there a way to force subsites to re-pull the Master Page from the Custom Theme within the 12 Hive? Due to lack of ...
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Duplicate ContentPlaceHolder error for non-admins, but not admins

I have a custom master page for a staff directory. It was a modification of the minimal.master that I've named search.master. I thought everything was fine, until one of the normal users told me they ...
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Master page error in subsite

I am inheriting a master page from site collection. The master page is having a dataview web part embedded inside it. The data view web part shows a list of the site collection. In the site collection ...
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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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customizing MasterPage and removing Placeholder

I would like to remove PlaceHolderPageDescription. But I get error something like PlaceHolderPageDescription couldn't be found. Why sometimes you cann't remove a placeholder from a MasterPage? is it ...
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Use different masterpage for pages library

How do I go about applying a custom masterpage just to "front end" pages? i.e. I want all of the administration parts of the SharePoint site to follow default look and feel (viewlsts.aspx, managing ...
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Content Query Webpart outputs HTML

I have inserted a CQWP on a site and set it to print a description, but it prints out HTML code. disable-output-escaping is set to yes. That doesn't help. Also when I try to edit it to make it ...
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Import excel spreadsheet with photos

I am trying to import an excel spreadsheet with photos, It import without problems, except that it removes the photos. What am I doing wrong?
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Use a webpart throughtout the site

Is it possible to use a webpart, f.x. a list of news on all sites, f.x. in a right column? The webpart will only be created once and then "copied" to all other sub-/sites.?