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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Content controls have to be top-level controls in a content page or a nested master page that references a master page

I build an MVC application and I run it by linking a content editor webpart to the index.html file. That usually works fine but I'd like to build it into an aspx page and link to that page directly. ...
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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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SharePoint root site master page

I have a root site and other site collections in same web application port If I edit the root site master page, Will it affect other site collections in this port? Regards, Abraham
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Publishing as Major Version - all files in master page and page layouts programmatically/powershell

I am creating my master page using HTML. my html has a lot of files (css, img, js etc) these files needs to be published. But I have 100+ files that needs to be published manually. How can I make ...
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override corev15 styles in html master page

I am trying to make this master page in SP 2013, I have added this into my html for the master page: <!--SPM:<SharePoint:CssRegistration name="&lt;% ...
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“Working on it” message - Handle event and hide some blocks

I edited master page, added some custom blocks. My problem is when opening the web site I see my footer and header blocks. How can I hide these blocks when "Working on it" block appears? Can I ...
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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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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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2013 - Can't edit the subsites Master Pages

Situation : On my SharePoint root site, I can modify without any problem my master pages. But from this root site, I've created few subsites. I would like to edit master pages from theses subsites in ...
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Change site looks based on loggedin users profile property

Which is best practice to achieve change in look (color of top bar) based on a custom user profile property? Property has value yes/no/null. Using pre init event to change masterpage dynamically? I ...
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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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Sharepoint 2013 - How to add basic header to a Oslo masterpage?

I'd like to add a header to the Oslo masterpage, but I can't figure out how. Does anyone know? Thank you very much. This is what I use for the footer of the page. Update: <SharePoint:AjaxDelta ...
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SharePoint 2013 Ribbon Change Functioning of the Scrollbar

I have noticed on SharePoint 2013 that the scroll with the ribbon activated differently than when the ribbon is not activated. When the ribbon is activated (clicking the Page Tab), the scroll for ...
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Add Sharepoint codes/tags in html master page

SP newbie here. Just wanna ask if I can add Sharepoint tags in the HTML master page (.html file). I am quite confused on where should I put my codes. Most articles I found on the web say I should ...
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How to create a master page for SharePoint application and add sitemap to it?

I am new to SharePoint,can anyone tell me how can i create a master page in my SharePoint application and add sitemap to it? I am using Visual Studio 2012. I saw many links however things didn't ...
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Variation with master pages

I have a site that will be English/Spanish, when clicking Spanish link the site will be in spanish language, when clicking English the site will be in English. The site will use variation, and I am ...
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Change the look and feel for a specific site

I have a Site within a SharePoint 2013 Site Collection that I would like to completely modify the look and feel for. To my understanding, this is done in SharePoint Designer 2013, using the Master ...
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Applying common styles to multiple HNCS: What is the best practice?

Adhering to best practices, we have built a SharePoint 2013 intranet with multiple Host Named Site Collections all accessible via HTTPs, for example https://home.domain.com - Landing Page ...
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SP 2010 main area padding cut off

I have custom CSS for my SP collaboration site so that it has a fixed width and it's centered. This code does that: #s4-bodyContainer { width: 950px !important; height: 100% !important; ...
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How to hide span on edit mode and display in display mode

<PublishingWebControls:EditModePanel runat="server" PageDisplayMode="Display" SupressTag="True" CssClass="edit-mode-panel title-edit"> <span ...
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DisableInputFieldLabel=“true” not working

Hi i am trying to remove the title in edit mode <SharePointWebControls:TextField DisableInputFieldLabel="true" runat="server" FieldName="FB_Name" /><br/> Using this code ...
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Adding relative image in master page

I've been struggling with this for some time now. I need to add a relative path from top site: Currently I've tried at least 2 options but in each case the code gets appended by SPD with ...
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hide Site Action menu for a grup with colaboration role

How to hide Site Action menu for a group with colaboration role? Thank you
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Master Page v4.master

I have changed my v4.master in my sharepoint site now I receive the message: Unknown server tag 'Publishing Site Action:Site Action Menu' And I cant see any more my site. How can I replace that ...
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PerformancePoint dashboards not inheriting site master page in SharePoint 2010

I'm a bit of a SharePoint newbie and I've recently inherited a BI Center with a few PerformancePoint dashboards. The dashboards are located at http://sharepointsite/sites/bicenter/Dashboards/ and then ...
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Team Site Master page issue

I'm activating the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature and after that I can change the master page (Settings -> Look and feel -> Master page) of this site. On Site Master Page I'm ...
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Change Master Page for Web Application in Sharepoint 2013

I've a web application : mycompany.net and 3 site collections : mycompany.net/team || mycompany.net/my || mycompany.net/learn . Now I want to make them look like a web site with menu to navigate to 3 ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - masterpage loses all styles on preview and publish

How would you troubleshoot this? Here is what happened. I had a fully functioning masterpage I copy the 'html' masterpage by using 'copy and paste' When I preview this masterpage, this is what I ...
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Master Page in sharepoint designer 2013

I want to customize my master page of share point 2013 so I copy my default master page(Seattle.master) then i open the copy but sharepoint designer 2013 not responding what should i do or what is my ...
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Problem with editing Master Page on Sharepoint 2013 Designer

I take this error: Please help me.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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SharePoint 365 public site masterpage & stylesheet not showing

I have just made a SharePoint 365 public site live, but when I view the site the masterpage & style library aren't being pulled through. Here's the link to the site: ...
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Create and use Master Pages in Visual Studio 2013 for SharePoint 2010

Is it possible to easily create a Master Page and reference it in an Application Page in a brand new (Empty) SharePoint 2010 solution using Visual Studio. Something like this but for SharePoint 2010. ...
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Reuse (DataFormWebPart) webpart in old sp 2010 masterpage into new sp2013 masterpage, how?

I have a sharepoint 2013 portal. This site is migrated from sp2010 to sp2013 by a backup of the content db. This backup is restored in a sp2013 environment. No I try to rebuild the existing sp2010 ...
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Issue with using colors on oslo.master masterpage

Designer --> Master Pages --> create an empty master page (copy of oslo.master) Try this: <div class="ms-belltown-anonShow" style="background-color:red"> You will see that this is not ...
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Do we need to write feature event receiver for master page if we are using composed looks?

Generally when deploying the masterpage via VS 2012, we create module, then copy/paste the existing 'seattle.master' and edit where necessary, update the elements.xml file to URL ...
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How do I mark the link in the navigation I visit? SharePoint 2010

I have created a new navigation to a flat site collection on SharePoint 2010. But the navigation looks like this: I want to move the marker from "Home" to the page I visit. But I have no clue on ...
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scrollbar is not working in IE 8

we are having a bit of problem with the scrollbar in SharePoint 2013 in IE8. Anyone has got any where should look or what should I change? EDIT: We are using custom materpage, custom page layout and ...
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javascript:OpenPopUpPage will close automatically on safari web browser

I have the following code to display a pop-up window:- <li class="ms-comm-adminLinksListItem" unselectable="on"> <a ...
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Changing the Pagetitle colour will not take effect for the Library titles or when the page title is rendered as <a> link

I have modified my pagetitle tag style colour to be white inside my seatle.master page, using the following CSS :- <h1 id="pageTitle" class="ms-core-pageTitle" ...
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SharePoint 2010 Clean up

I'm in the process of cleaning up a client's SharePoint 2010 master page and per recommendations is trying to add xml:lang="en" to the html-tag, however, during render I find it stripped out. I have ...
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Any ideas why the Inherit is not available on a SPWeb?

Any ideas why the Inherit is not available on a SPWeb?
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right sided webparts in a div

Is it possible to place the rightsided webparts inside a div with id right? Like this (pipe is a div column): | left nav | left webpart | right webpart | I want to have a div floating to place ...
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Save MasterPage to file system is not bringing Webpart data

I am saving some masterpages to the file systems in some build scripts to automate the process of building deployment packages. This is what I am using to save the masterpages and layouts: using ...