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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Cannot access SharePoint Online site because of corrupt master page

I was trying to edit my master page and attempted to upload a new file. It seems that it was unsuccessful but when I try to go back to any page of my site, I get the following error: An error ...
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Master Page how to specify correct Path for CSS and Images

1) In My custom master page I have registered my CSS as follows, <SharePoint:CssRegistration name="/mycssfolder/css/mycss.css" After="corev4.css" runat="server"/> Now I have my folder ...
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How to make new sites inherit parent site's master page automatically?

I've Sharepoint 2010 Server and I have a main site, say, in http://mysharepoint.com. I've edited its master page (v4.master) (to add some web parts, yes, web parts directly into the master page, it's ...
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custom master page / branding from _layouts instead of provisioning feature

Is it possible to apply a custom master page and theme to a site from the layouts folder instead of provisioning them down to the site with a feature? I'd use code and a feature receiver, but not sure ...
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How can i edit master page in visual studio?

SPD is very uncomfortable for me. I try to open master page ny using the path "\portal\davwwwroot_catalogs\masterpage", but visual studio give the error Microsoft Visual Studio Could not find ...
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SharePoint MasterPage :: Oslo and Seattle

I have tried to Google the results between these master pages :: Oslo and Seattle available in SharePoint, but to no results. Can somebody help me in understanding the difference between the two? ...
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SP2010 Reset all subsites to inherit masterpage using c#

I'm creating a site feature reciever which sets a custom master page on the root web. I would also like the master page set on the root to be inherit to all the subsites. What is the most elegant way ...
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SharePoint 2013: Responsive Master page

I have been given an assignment to create a Responsive Master Page for SharePoint 2013. I've been researching for few days and found out that we can achieve it using: Media Queries Device channel ...
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Files deployed in module cannot be found

I'm trying to deploy a selection of pages and master pages in modules but I'm encountering the same problem with all of them. When I try to navigate to a page, I get a File Not Found error (with ...
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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 retrieve Sharepoint list data in master page

I have Created Custom Master Page. and i want to access SharePoint List Data in this Master Page using JavaScript. I write the following script to access data but it gives error that ...
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How do I customize these master page areas?

I am creating a custom SharePoint 2010 master page. I am basing it off of the v4.master. As part of the customization, I would like to hide the "Libraries" part, Discussions, Recycle bin. I would like ...
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How to edit a sharepoint master page without using sharepoint designer?

I have a masterpage that resides on a sharepoint server, on the server designer is not installed. Basically I want to be able to edit a master page in notepad. Is this possible?
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Dynamic Master Pages

Has anyone ever managed to implement dynamic master pages on a publishing site? Something along the lines of the master page switching automatically depending the referrer or some other passed ...
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Attach a master page to a new page created in Sharepoint

As you know we can create a page in sharepoint site in browser in "Site Actions" using "create a new page". And by using Sharepoint designer as ".aspx" and ".html" pages. I have created a publishing ...
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Blue bar in the header disappearing on zoom in Sharepoint 2013

I noticed this in IE8. In Chrome it seems to be working fine. When I zoom in or out the page (CTRL+mouse wheel scroll or using the buttons in the browser's menu) the blue bar of the header disappears. ...
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C# How to read display templates location in Sharepoint 2013

Sharpeoint 2013 has a default filter template located at: _catalogs/masterpage/Display%20Templates/Filters/Filter_Default.js How can I read the absolute path of the _catalogs masterpage in C# ? ...
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Left navigation bar customization based on user permissions

I have to change my left navigation based on specific user permission. Is that possible without change in masterpage? I know jQuery is one solution but any other way through we change left ...
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Detecting Registered Scripts on Page - ScriptLink or anything else!

I have a webpart that requires jQuery to run. Therefore, in my code I want to check if jQuery is not on the page inject it. I've got down the inject part, but the detection part it where I'm ...
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Application pages and master pages

We plan to use SharePoint 2010 application pages and wondered about our current setup, which has the default master page (v4.master) with no changes but a heavily customized page layout for the ...
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Show site title without link

Is it possible to modify the v4.master on SP2010 so that the site title displays without a link? Here's the element from the master page: <td class="s4-titletext"> <h1 ...
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Applying default.master to a custom .aspx page in the _layouts folder

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 + C# + .Net 3.5 + VSTS 2008 + ASP.Net. And I am using collaboration portal template. I am developing a custom aspx page and put it in _layout folder of a site and I ...
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Can't edit Master Page in SharePoint Designer 2013

I am working in a project in which I have to make some changes according to requirement so when I opened the Master page in SharePoint Designer 2013 it is Showing me lock sign. Although I am able to ...
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Run Inline ASP code on a Published Master Page

I'd like to use the SPUtility.MakeBrowserCacheSafeLayoutsUrl method in my published master page (used in a publishing site) in order to force SharePoint to stop caching my JavaScript and CSS files. ...
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No Javascript, CSS, masterpage loaded in any web application

We've got the following situation. Since today SharePoint central administration and the other 3 web applications are loaded as shown below. No Windows or SharePoint update has been installed since ...
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Settings.aspx different navigation structure in SharePoint 2013

I have following top navigation snippet (default top navigation snippet) placed inside HTML Masterpage for SharePoint 2013. <!--SPM:<SharePoint:AjaxDelta id="DeltaTopNavigation" ...
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SharePoint 2010: Users Can't See Changes to Published & Approved Master Page

I checked out the master page in SharePoint Designer 2010. Then I added inline CSS in the portion of the document. I checked it back in and published it. Then I went to the Master Page library in the ...
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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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Changing the original calendar colour (blue) to match the overlay colour

I have 5 calendars where I have overlayed 4 of them inside a general calendar, and for each of the overlayed calendars I have defined a different color (red, green , pink, etc) which worked well. But ...
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Nav showing drop down subsites when on _layouts/settings.aspx

In both of my custom master pages (both front master page and system master page) I have a navigation control (AspMenu). On all custom pages and application pages, the nav displays no drop down for ...
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Export site as a template and master page link?

We have a site collection that have several sub webs. In the root site, we created some custom master pages. We linked the subwebs masterpage url (SPWeb.MasterPageUrl) to the same, centralized ...
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Delete custom master page error on feature deactivation

I have a feature that deploys custom master pages to all sites in a site collection on activation, and want to delete all traces of the custom master pages on deactivation. On deactivation, after ...
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Is there a way to gracefully fail when a custom tag is missing?

I need to do some specific CSS changes to the publishing section of my SharePoint site when the logged in user is a specific account. To do this, I have created a custom control ...
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2010 UI Version 3 site & application master page

I have switched a site back to use UI version 3, so this basically works as a 2007 site would. I would expect that when accessing application pages this would use the application.master in the ...
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Verifying custom master exists before applying to a site

I have a branding solution consisting of one feature to deploy a custom master to the site collection. A web scoped feature exists in a separate solution that when activated sets the custom master as ...
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Modify RichHtmlField in SP2010 Master Page?

I'd like to modify the RichHtmlField to disable the color controls in SharePoint 2010. I tried adding this to my master page: <PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField FieldName="PublishingPageContent" ...
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Customizing SearchBox in SharePoint 2013 Online

My customer is not happy with the current position of the SearchBox. So My job is to move it in the X (o365cs-nav) or in the Y (ms-cui-TabRowRight) position. I am looking for these positions in ...
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How I can reset the People Picker height on IE

I am facing a problem on IE 10 32-bit, where the People Picker will not show the people correctly, as the area seems to be minimized. Here is what I get from IE developer tools:- Now if I manually ...
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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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change not reflecting in .master from html in master page sharepoint designer 2013

i need to add a user control in master page in 2013 desinger. I have checked out file and added this below line: <!--SPM:<%@Register TagPrefix="LogOut" TagName="LogOutUserControl" ...
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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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Ajax Control Toolkit in SP2013 [closed]

Has anyone ever used the Ajax Control Toolkit in SP2013? It seems that I don't get it working. I've added the AjaxControlToolkit.dll to my package (with safecontrols) And in my masterpage I reference ...
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How to apply custom site layout on my Team Site?

Please take a look at the following screenshot of my team site. I want to apply custom site layout on this team site. I opened the site in SharePoint Designer and made of copy of seattle.master and ...
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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 to display drop down menu (top navigation) - trying for many days now

I am trying to display top navigation as drop down menu just like you see in theme "seattle". I created my own theme, then I went to "Design Manager" and then I went to "Snippets". I copied the ...
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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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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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MOSS 2007: Multi-layer flyout menus on the global navigation

I've reset the MaximumDynamicDisplayLevels to 30. My goal is to create a global navigation menu that leads to other SharePoint sites/external links. Each tab on the navigation is the top category with ...
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How to change the master page

How can I change the master page of only one of the many sites in my 2007 sharepoint site. I do not have production site access so i cannot use designer. Pavan.
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Apply custom master for new site collection and sites under

This works for existing site collection and any new sites under it and their subsites BUT when I create a new site collection, well i can't even create a new site collection now as it gives me file ...