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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How can you set a site-level master page on the Web?

I have a SharePoint 2010 site collection that doesn't have publishing features enabled (on purpose), and was wondering if it was possible to set the site's default master page... without using ...
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how to register a custom css with v4.master without editing the actual file

I would like to add a custom css with v4.master however do not want to edit the actual master page itself. the idea is to load the custom css on the wiki page. do we have any way of doing it?
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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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masterpage javascript not working while anonymous user visits the site

Explanation. I have applied anonymous access to entire website. My Javascript working fine while users login. But not woking while anonymous users visits the site. I need to execute masterpage ...
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Hard Coded Navigation in Master Page - Active link not changing

Prior to my arrival it was decided that all navigation would be hard coded into the Master Page. I wish I could find a solid reason why, but for the time being it escapes me. Due to time constraints, ...
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Customizing SmallSearchInputBox default text

I am trying to customize the text displayed in the search box of my SharePoint site. The default is "Search this site...". I found a number of articles which explain how to do it (by overriding the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation css url in Master Page

I have an image that is located at the root Style Library site. I want to put that image in the MasterPage. Using SharePoint Designer, I get this reference background-image:url('../../../../Style ...
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How to embed a CQWP into a master page or DelegateControl

I'm looking for a way to embed a pre-configured Content Query Web Part into a master page. In short, I have a SharePoint:DelegateControl on the master page and I want to plug the web part into it by ...
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Embedded JScript in masterpages works in Windows 2003 / fails in 2008

My colleague just reported that he developed a master page with embedded JScript using Windows Server 2003. The same master page fails to execute the JScript when used on a Windows Server 2008 ...
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Different Permissions in Groups

Working in SP13. I created a members group for my site and added the necessary individuals. On the site I created a page that inherited the same group permissions as the parent. However, there is ...
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Default master is not applied to SharePoint hosted app

I am new in creating SharePoint apps. I have created SharePoint hosted app. It is deployed properly. But default master page is not applied to it. It just showing plain HTML page. Your help will be ...
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What is the way to use security trimming in masterpage deployed via VS in 2013?

This article mentions how we can modify the masterpage html file in SP2013. However, we are deploying a '.master' file and setting the masterpage via VS package. What is the way that we can perform ...
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How to use a blank master page?

We have created a blank master page in SP2013 designer and set it as custom and deafult masterpage. Now, if we open any of the site page then we get the error:technical error.
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Is it good practice to change masterpage at runtime?

We have 100 users logging into and using the site simultaneously. We are planning to change look based on loggedin user's profile property value (true/false). Either set master1 or master2 as ...
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the color of the upper blue horizontal bar does not change in IE8

I followed the instructions in this other theard and I am having a problem with IE8. It works fine with Chrome and Firefox. I have cleaned the cache. Here's what I have done: myTest.css ...
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How to hide the “About Me” link from the username drop down list

We have built our team site, for adding Apps and different contents, but for now we do not want to have About me page for each user. So is there a way to remove the “About me” link from the username ...
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Removing Fellow & Sync buttons using javaScript worked well, while it will fail to hide the share Button

I have wrote the following three scripts at the end of my master page, to remove the Fellow,Sync and Share buttons:- <script type= "text/javascript"> ...
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Using JQuery to Hide Elements on Masterpage

I want to make a few "special" pages in Sharepoint 2010, that hides the menu and ribbon from the Masterpage. Is it possible to write JQuery code in a web part that can hide/disable/delete some ...
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Add script reference to all pages in a site collection when a feature is activated

I'd like to have a feature which adds a script reference to all pages in a site collection when activated. This seems like a scenario where I should just modify the master page, but for it to affect ...
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Multiple master pages or layouts?

On a branding website, I placed header and footer in the master page. Then I created the layout for welcome page and another for sub-sites. Now, the footer in main page has an extra row (a div nested ...
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tool for finding out which Custom master page being used

I am trying to find a tool, that tells me which Custom master page is being used by a web/site, I tried google it but couldn't find anything relative. Cheers
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Change the page search bar redirects to per Site

My sys admin set up our SharePoint so there is basically one big site collection with many subsites run by many different people. Each site under the site collection has its own branding. When I ...
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Referencing jQuery from Masterpage and WebPart

I am referencing jQUery from my MasterPage as follows: <SharePointWebControls:ScriptLink runat="server" Name="/_LAYOUTS/myprojIntranet/js/jquery-1.7.1.min.js" Localizable="false"/> And in my ...
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Understanding master Page scope

I have a site (not site collection) for which I would like to add a customized Site Master Page. When I open the site in SharePoint Designer, I see default.master minimal.master v4.master The ...
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'Publish' missing in SharePoint Designer 2010

When I try to publish a new master page in SharePoint Designer 2010, the publish options are missing. Also, I can't do anything from the Master Page gallery within SharePoint as the needed options ...
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How to add a custom footer navigation to SP2010 Master Page?

I'd appreciate any suggestion on how to add a custom footer navigation similar to the one found at http://www.washington.edu to a master page? The link doesn't have to be automatically generated as ...
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Can't activate Server Publishing

I'm trying to activate the SharePoint 2010 Server Publishing on a site and it gives the following message: Site The feature being activated is a Site scoped feature which has a dependency on a Site ...
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Custom .aspx pages in Sharepoint 2010

I need to deploy a custom aspx page to Sharepoint 2010 using Visual Studio. So far I added a new Sharepoint 2010 page and I see the new page in my 14 hive. However, I can't figure out how I can access ...
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Display Portal Site Collection within master page

I have a couple of nested site collections e.g.: http://intranet (Site Collection Name: Intranet, Portal Site Collection) http://intranet/sites/sales http://intranet/sites/marketing Is there a ...
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Unexpected text 'var _spUserId=1' in welcome control on custom Master Page

I have a custom Master Page. But I when I view it in FireFox I have some additional text after the Welcome Control. It's not there in Internet Explorer. The Text is: Welcome,.... var _spUserId=1 ...
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CSS Class for page title

SharePoint 2013 I need to edit a master page so that when the title of the page is displayed the font size is smaller than the default. Can someone give me the code?
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Site collection and inherit master page in Sharepoint 2013

I've created a web application at : test.mycompany.net Then I created a root site collection at : test.mycompany.net (publishing portal template) and 3 site collections : test.mycompany.net/dev ...
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How to hide “Documents” library from my tree view

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, and I have enabled tree view. Which will display the Pages & Documents in the left side navigator, as follow:- But I want to hide the ...
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asp button not showing up in delegate control

I hope someone will able to help me on this. I have created a empty element file where I am referring a user control which has a asp button control and I am adding this user control to ...
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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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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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SharePoint 2013 Web Templates Masterpage not found

I created a new web template for SharePoint 2013 (as Farm solution, because it has to be selected when creating a new site collection). The site collection creates succesfully. But when I navigate to ...
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Moving the calendar from left side of the page to the right hand side of the page

I have a calendar App, but is there a way to move the calendar and the calendar in view section, from the left hand side of the screen to the right hand side of the screen, as the red arrow mentioned ...
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Master page permission problem

I have a single master page and say i have 3 users like 2 admins and the other is normal user.now in the master i need different links for different users.like the links available for first admin ...
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How can I change the background color for the welcome menu

I have changed the color for the upper suite to be blue and the color for the username text to be white. But I have faced problem , since when the user hover over the username the menu will become ...
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Page layout for community page in SP213 online (365)

Our content editors have created a new community subsite and whilst it has adapted to the master page i have created it seems to have its own page layout...but i can't find this anywhere or work out ...
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Applying my mobile masterpage

My wish is to have mobile devices using my mobile friendly master page and regular browsers using the current v4.master-page. There's compleytly different content on these masterpages. I've tried a ...
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Bi-lingual website in SharePoint

I am developing a website in SharePoint for the first time. It's a home page basically of my own theme with standard elements like header, slider image, main menu, footer and other items. What I want ...
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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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Editing master page only pushes changes to admin account

I have a SharePoint 2010 Enterprise farm on a VM and would like to edit the footer on each page on all sites. Currently, there is a custom div added to the master page, to supply extra text at the ...
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Sharepoint 2007: Embbed a webpart into default.master

I have to add a custom webpart to master page programmatically. I tried to go common way using: web.GetLimitedWebPartManager("/_catalog/masterpages/default.master", PersonalizationScope.Shared) ...
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How to tell where a masterpage is used in a site collection?

Is there a way, within a site collection, to see all the pages that use a particular masterpage? I have several masterpages and can't remember which ones are used where.
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Sharepoint Model Box Height On Custom Master Page

We have a custom master page, the orignaly did'nt have this tags in it <div id="s4-workspace"> <div id="s4-bodyContainer"></div> </div> However, someone wanted to use ...
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How to Change a Site Collection in WSS 3.0

I have a web application deployed in WSS 3.0, since I don't have the Office Publishing Feature how can I modify the masterpage of my site without affecting the site collection itself? I'd be glad to ...
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Deploying styles only for root site collection or for each site collection

I know how to deploy the masterpages and styles like css, javascripts, images etc, my question is rather what is the best practice? As I deploy the all the requisites on a site collection in the ...