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

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I can't get custom master page to add new apps

I'm using a custom master paged based off of oslo. When i made the master page I copied the oslo.html file and added breadcrumb navigation. When I go to "Add an app" I get stuck at this loading ...
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Deploying Master Page to Site Collection Level using Feature Receiver Sharepoint 2013

I am getting an access denied error while deploying the custom master page,feature reciever to the Site collection. How ever when scoped to web it works fine.
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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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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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Feature stapling for applying custom master page on site collection creation doesn't work

I've got a WebApplication which should contain a publishing site collection and a custom masterpage for that site collection. I wanted to achieve, if this site collection is created during deployment, ...
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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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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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Subsite not inheriting master page from parent until manual intervention

I have a SharePoint 2013 publishing site collection that has a custom master page for look and feel. I created a site template (also a publishing site) that inherits the master page from the parent. ...
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Why can't I upload or create files to the Master Page Gallery on my sharepoint.com root site collect?

In a sharepoint.com trial site, for my root site collection, I can't upload master pages (or anything else for that matter). I tried deleting the root site collection and re-creating it as a ...
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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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Setting ContentEditorWebPart ContentLink property to absolute path

To avoid adding some static HTML to my custom masterpage, and allow the end-user to easily change it by just changing an HTML file instead of the masterpage, I'm trying to embed a static ...
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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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Adding styling to Global Navigation in Sharepoint 2013 Custom Master Page using Visual studio

How to add styling to the OOB Global Navigation in the starter master page using visual studio 2013? styling should include representing the navigation link in form of blocks, on hover color change.
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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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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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Master page in SharePoint

I am about to create a new customized master page that will be used on a portal based on the "my site" template. I am wondering what the best way would be to provision the master page. Edit: We are ...
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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" ...
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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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Download current minimal.master

I'm only able to be on a subsite in a team site. In there I can see all the things, I can download them all v4, defualt.master etc... but the minimal.master wont download - how come? I didn't make ...
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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 ...
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Should we use custom master pages in SP Online?

Should we use custom master pages, custom page layout, custom theme in SP Online? I heard it is not recommended in SP online, is this true? If it is true then what is the main cause for this.