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 do I list all masterpages using client object model

I want to get all masterpages in client object model. For classic lists and libraries, I use context.Web.Lists.GetByTitle(listname) How do I do that to get the masterpage list ...
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How to change the master page associated to a custom page layout?

I'm creating a custom page layout starting from the Article Page layout, which is associated by default to the master page v4.master. I want now associate this web page with a custom master page of my ...
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Complete redesign of a SharePoint 2010

I'm working on a project where i need to do a complete redesign on SharePoint 2010, like changing colors, making it have a fixed size, align it to the center of the page, align the 'site action' ...
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Can't edit Master Page without breaking the site

I'm a little confused as to what is happening with my Master Page. If I check out the .master and reupload it without making ANY changes to the file, I get an error saying one of the declared ...
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How to create an VS application page that does not inherit the master page?

We are creating an application page and do not want it to inherit the masterpage. Is this possible?
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What should be scope of masterpage feature?

Here is my code on feature activated:- SPWeb topLevelSite = properties.Feature.Parent as SPWeb; if (topLevelSite != null) { // Calculate relative path to site from Web ...
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Master Page file cannot be loaded when trying to edit aspx on a subsite

A while ago, we (myself and our web developer) customized our master page. We made a copy of v4.master called v4custom.master and edited it. This was at the site collection level. Just recently, a ...
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Invalid Url when programmatically setting custom master page

Has anyone had the error Invalid URL when setting the masterpage programmatically? Using this code in a feature receiver (the feature provisions the masterpage to the gallery, that works fine) ...
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How to configure two search boxes - one for people and one for content?

I would like to have two search boxes on my master page, one that would search for content and the other one that would search for people. I see the code in the master page that searches for content: ...
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How to assign masterpage via CSOM?

I have the following code to assign masterpage via CSOM but its not working, after I go to the site, it says File not Found, I guess URL is wrongly constructed. Please note that I am not trying to ...
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How do I add custom CSS and JavaScript to the System Master Page?

I'm using Seattle for our System Master Page. This is working fine, except now I need to insert some custom JavaScript and CSS into it. How do I add custom JavaScript and CSS to the System Master ...
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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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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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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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Add a Web Part to a Master Page for only one page in SP2010?

I would like to add a Web Part to part of a Master Page, but only in the case of the home page of the site. Otherwise it is not needed. How can I handle this? (see attached image) Do I have to ...
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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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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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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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Edit oslo.css File

I created new custom MasterPage. I used bootstrap library for MasterPage design. But oslo.css breaks my design. How can I find oslo.css in SharePoint Designer and How can I edit the CSS file?
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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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'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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Change the colour of the upper blue horizontal bar

Can I change the default blue bar and remove the words SharePoint from the top blue bar? Masterpage?
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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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Can't activate 'SharePoint Server Publishing' in 'Site Features'

I have 'SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure' activated in 'Site Collection Features', when I try to activate 'SharePoint Server Publishing' in 'Site Features', I get the following error: ...
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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 ...