The master page is a feature that enables you to define common structure and interface markup elements for your Web site, including headers, footers, style definitions, or navigation bars. The master page can be shared by any of the pages in your Web site, called the Content Page, and removes need ...

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Make site W3C compliant

Is it possible to make a publishing site that is compliant with W3C? I am asking because we can make our own HTML W3C compliant but lots of HTML code is also injected by SharePoint at runtime which ...
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In SP Designer 2013 > Master Pages, cannot see the master file but can find in _catalogs/masterpage

Under site collection A I have created a Master file and need to move the file to site collection B. After I downloaded the Master file, in site collection B > site settings > Master pages and page ...
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Change masterpage from Seattle to Oslo using CSOM, Sharepoint online

Using CSOM and c#, I would like to change the master-page from Seattle to Oslo. Can anybody help me?
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how to edit my main site collection?

I have created a site collection from the portal, I am not able to edit the page. If i edit the page and click on save button, it shows the error message which is shown below: I have checked the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Is it possible to copy an HTML Master Page without breaking it?

This might seem like a newb question.. but since Master Pages have all those custom ASP.NET Server Control IDs which will give errors if they are not associated with the original master page. Can ...
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How to resolve “System.TypeLoadException: Could not load type” error?

I'm trying to write a custom navigation provider for SharePoint 2010. Later it should be able to distinguish between two different web templates so that sites with one template are only shown in the ...
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How to use relative URL for image in Master Page?

I am using a logo in my Master Page which will be displayed on all pages. How do I use its relative URL? Currently it is written as: <img src="/sites/Style Library/Images/logo.jpg"> But it is ...
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How do I edit a page made from a master page?

I am using SharePoint Designer 2010 to create a new master page. I duplicated my v4.master and then added a couple of lines of text and a picture to the Main Place Holder area. Then when I try to make ...
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Removing top links from Sharepoint online team site

The whole day yesterday I have been trying to follow the instructions from MSDN to hide the top links in a SharePoint team site (SharePoint Online in Office 365). However, I can not get it to work. ...
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Mobile View - Object Reference not set to an instance of an object

When trying to access a site on a mobile device. I am getting Object Reference not set to an instance of an object. What in particular would cause this problem. Could I have accidentally removed an ...
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master page __designer:Values issue using visual studio

I have created a master page using SharePoint designer and deploying it through the module in Visual Studio. I have created feature receiver which will set the master page when it is activated. ...
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'OpenCalloutAndSelectItem' is undefined / 'ShowMenuForTrOuter' is undefined

SP2013 Enterprise, custom master page using skel.js and jquery Recently users have started receiving an error when trying to access the item menu revealed by the ellipses next to an item in a list. ...
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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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changes in Master page not inherited in subsites

I have changed the logo in seattle.html in SharePoint designer so that it uses SharePoint:SPLinkButton instead of SharePoint:SPSimpleSiteLink and modified it to point to the root site collection. It ...
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Master page difference between Test and Production

a few weeks back i installed microsoft SCSM on our SharePoint Test. This SharePoint is in Service Pack 2. All looks fine. The installer creates the application pool, the sites and all the other ...
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Site migrated from SP2010 to SP2013 refer to \Web Server Extensions\14\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS\

I have migrated some site collections from a SP2010 farm to SP2013 farm. I have fully upgraded a site to SP2013 mode. In the Master file I have code like below: <SharePoint:CssRegistration ...
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Hide ribbon bar by permission (while the blue bar remaining)

I am working on a SP2013 Master page. I want to retain the top blue bar (so that the user name remain at right top corner) and hide the lower ribbon bar by permission (so that user without permission ...
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SharePoint 2010 error while loading form

After a recent master page update I am noticing that some pages which usually have embedded forms are now displaying the following super informative error: There has been an error while loading the ...
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Include js file in Page Layout, after jQuery file in Master Page

I'm trying to include a javascript file in my page layout file. I already have it inside the "PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead" Content Placeholder, and it includes the file, however I need it to be ...
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Change MasterPage with VS. Doesn't change the site

I edited my masterpage with VS. I deploy the solution but I see the old masterpage. My Masterpager is <File Path="MasterPages\MY.master" Url="MY.master" Type="GhostableInLibrary"> ...
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SitePages uses System Master Page

Bit of a strange issue today. I wasn't involved in the initial branding/master pages etc of my companie's SP Environment. Anyways, I have a strange issue. On my site, I have some pages storted under ...
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The page uses an invalid setting page

I want to modify the layout of my page Index.aspx. I adapt the html code with my change and i deploy the change on my sharepoint server. The problem was, i cannot the change. There was only the old ...
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Selected Menu Item - Oslo MasterPage

I'm using SharePoint 2013, with the Oslo masterpage, and I've disabled the default navigations and create my own menu in the master page. The issue is that the menu doesn't show what page you are on. ...
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Updated CSS in _layout not load

I use notepad to edit the style sheet directly. Then I refresh the page and validated the stylesheet still in old status. (use F12 browser developer tool to validate) In the Master page I added "v=1" ...
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How to create a page without custom master page

How to create a page without custom master page. I want v4 master page for that page.
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Provision Master Page / Page Layouts in SharePoint 2013: App vs Feature

I was looking at a video, and the presenter created a scenario to push master pages and page layouts into the Master Page Gallery and set the master page of the site collection by use of an App. In ...
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Masterpage Feature Stapling not applied to Blog (SharePoint 2013)

I've created a feature staple for my sites to apply a particular master page. It appears to work for all the subsites/pages in /personal/[userid]/ except for the blog. Any ideas?
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Master Page in Sharepoint 2013

How to send master page default to all pages from root page to all the pages in the portal. And edit only one master page html and Css code.
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Set Master Page to blog in Sharepoint 2013

How to set the default master page for blogs to one of my own?
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SP2013 Master Page changes are not being applied

I make changes to the markup of a master page (HTML version of course), convert it - successfully, can verify that the true .MASTER page has also been changed). However, when I then render any page ...
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How to Remove Apps & Tasks from My Profile In Sharepoint 2013

How to remove Apps & Tasks from My Profile In SharePoint 2013 which is on left hand navigation shown in the image. also I want to add search center Enterprise page link in the same left hand ...
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Remove top link from Sharepoint online

I am trying to remove the top links "Outlook", "OneDrive", "Sites" etc. from a team site in Sharepoint online. I have gone through all I can find online and from a former similar question, but I ...
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Convert an existing ASP.net site into SharePoint

I am upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. My company is looking to re-brand the intranet based on our external site which I am building in ASP.net. I already started creating the site and already ...
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What is ms-hcTest?

Between the Suite Bar (<div id="suiteBar">) and the Ribbon Row (<div id="s4-ribbonrow">) there is a content-less div with id of ms-hcTest (<div id="ms-hcTest"/>). Does anyone know ...
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Why does v4.master suddenly strip out URLs?

I am working in SharePoint 2010, and using jquery to modify some display and edit forms throughout a site. To do so, I'm including a reference to the jquery library in the site's v4.master page so I ...
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I need help generating an html file from a master page created in the designer

I created a new master page by copying the current oslo.master in the sharepoint designer to add breadcrumbs to the oslo layout (following this link, but i noticed that it did not generate an html ...
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applying master page on layout pages

I am applying my custom master page on application layout pages which I am deploying using Visual Studio. My issue is I have to copy my custom master page in the same directory where my layout pages ...
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Issues with SharePoint Security Trimmer control

I notice that using the security trimming control (say for RibbonBox) only hides the content, I want something like display:none, can we achieve this?: CASE 1: ...
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String placeholders {0} in masterpage URL's

I'm working with the bootstrap for sharepoint project which includes some masterpages and page layouts to help make SP responsive. While in the masterpage, on the left nav (quick launch) bar, I see ...
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Why don't people pickers work when you set a master page to work with HTML5 and CSS3

I'm working on a web part for which I've customised the master page to work with both HTML5 and CSS3. The problem in doing this is people pickers now no longer work as they have to be set to master ...
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System master page is assigned to all pages, and site master pages has no effect

I am building a publishing site in SharePoint 2010, but I have get in troubles when I choose a masterpage: I have to choose the same masterpage to back-end pages and to site pages. I know that I can ...
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Master page nightmares

I cannot find any solution to the problem I am having so far. I hope someone can help me. I have a site collection with a custom master page. When I edit it (change the default css file used) I am ...
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New features to master page in 2013

what are the most important changes in master pages in SharePoint 2013 than SP2010? Here changes means new feature addition?
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Fixed Width Master Page Issue: List Item Drop Down Menu Gets Cropped / Cutoff

We have a custom master page that is setup in a Fixed Width format. On pages that have a lot of columns we get overflow scroll bars on the x axis which we are fine with. The issue is that the list ...
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Why isn't my Master Page visible in Designer when I deploy it from Visual Studio 2012?

In a VS 2012 project I created "TestMasterPage.master" (a duplicate of v4.master) and added it to a module named "Module_MasterPage" below are contents of elements.xml <?xml version="1.0" ...
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AspMenu Has Different Behavior On Publishing & Non-Publishing Pages

Why would a <SharePoint:AspMenu> control behave one way on publishing pages & another way on non-publishing pages? I have a custom master page on a publishing site. I would like to remove ...
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Icon Site actions in custom master page Sharepoint 2013

I want to add a Site Actions icon to my custom master page in SharePoint 2013 In my HTML code : I put the tag ( class="ms-siteactions-root" id="siteactiontd" ) (iIfound it with firebug, I already ...
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broken Page Layout url issues SP2007

Mind numbing issue with our sharepoint site and im confused as heck trying to figure out whats happening. Recently some of our sites started giving a 404 so i looked into it and it seems that the page ...
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Code behind in masterpages?

I have a couple of page layouts and my MasterPage. My portal has 4 main areas and the way items in the header appear depend on which area the user is (imagine like tabs). This is not the only ...
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Why doesnt any change to the masterpage effect the default landing page of publishing portal?

We are using seattle.master. After creating a publishing portal site colelction, we modified the masterpage and added text 'test' right after starting body tag. However, it wont appear in the default ...