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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I keep getting “Revert to template” whenever I set a custom masterpage for one particular page

I made 2 master pages. One named "reg_page.master" for all the regular pages, still containing the Quick Launch, and another one named "home_page.master" for the homepage only. The homepage has an app-...
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What is __spText1 and __spText2 used for?

Hello I am new to SharePoint and I wanted to make a custom master page. I've stumbled on __spText1 and __spText2 and I was wondering if I can remove them? If not, what do they do / represent? Thank ...
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site definition master page problem

Ive created a site definition and am trying to reference a custom master page that is installed as a feature. For some reason when i create a site using the site definition i get a filenotfound ...
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Difference between Publishing Master Page and Standard Master Page

In SharePoint Designer, you can create a new Master Page or a new Publishing Master Page from Content Type. So what is the difference between a Master Page with a Content type of "Publishing Master ...
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Can you “Change the Look” after changing the master page?

I am trying to upload a new color palette for our top branding bar, went to Change the Look under site settings, selected my style & colors. I click Try it out and this comes up. I've altered the ...
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How to add sublevel in quick launch

I'd like adding a sub level in my quick launch. I modified my master page <SharePoint:AspMenu id="V4QuickLaunchMenu" runat="server" EnableViewState="false" DataSourceId="QuickLaunchSiteMap" ...
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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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SharePoint My site & Delve Javascript Injection

I have done Branding through Javacript Injection (Custom Action ) in Office 365 My site. Now office Default my site about me page change to Delve. In that Delve page (Me.aspx) my javascript ...
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SharePoint not loading properly just showing sprite images - SP 2013

I'm having a problem in a site collection where it just load the images attached but when i click on a sub-site it works fine. No idea why this happening. Thanks in Advance
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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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Is there a way to allow my Subsite to inherit the same Master page from its parent site collection

I have a site collection of type Team site, where i did some customization for the seatle.master master page using SharePoint designer 2013. Then i have created a sub-site under the site collection,...
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Remove extra blank line added by SP2013 in the top of the masterpage?

I'm working on the seattle.html masterpage for Sharepoint 2013. I want to use the HTML5 Doctype, so I changed the doctype to <!DOCTYPE html>. Before the doctype, the page is full of the below ...
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Add a advanced search webpart to master page in SharePoint 2013

I want to add a advanced search webpart to master page in SharePoint 2013. I export the advanced search webpart, and then upload it to library in the site. Then I want to do: go to Site Settings -> ...
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Stopping #s4-titlerow inline styling SP2010

I have a Masterpage which has custom CSS with some padding on the #s4-bodyContainer on some pages my #s4-titlerow gets an inline style and causes horizontal scrolling. I don't want this inline style ...
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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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Issue while show/hide content using SPSecurityTrimmedControl

I want to show/hide the search box based on the current logged in user. I have one permission group for e.g., xyz. this group has contribute permission to only document library(not even to the web). ...
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Remove left side navigation in a custom masterpage

I'm trying to remove the left navigation completely in a custom SharePoint 2013 master page and have created a CSSregistration link to a custom CSS style sheet with the following CSS. While the CSS ...
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How to implement a delegate control for only the mysites?

I created a delegate control and it works fine. I add it to the AdditionalPageHead. Now it is visible on all Master Pages. I would like to make it only visible on the My Sites. How to do this without ...
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How to create a delegate control for the existing placeholder “AdditionalPageHead”?

I am using sp 2013. I would like to create a delegate control to be visible in the masterpage of the mysites. I do not want to edit the masterpage because it needs to stay OOTB. I would like to use ...
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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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how i get to know which master page my site is using SP 2010

In sharePoint 2010 site, if i go to _/catalogs/masterpages, i can see many master pages. But how i know which master page my site is using? The name of master page?
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Display Pages in Left Nav

I have a SP 2010 publishing site with a custom master page. The navigation structure for the site is 5 or 6 headings with a few pages under each heading. I want to display the headings on the Global/...
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Where does the HTML in SharePoint Online Master Page's DelegateControl come from?

Our SharePoint Online Master Page is using this code: <SharePoint:DelegateControl runat="server" ControlId="PageHeader" AllowMultipleControls="false" /> To display the "PageHeader" with the ...
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webpart zones and Master page/ Page layouts

So am I have been working on SharePoint for a little while now, but I am just starting to getting into the design/look and feel aspect. As my company is getting ready to move to 2013 I wanted to ...
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Is there a way to add editable table to my page layout

I have created a new page layout inside my SharePoint 2013 enterprise wiki , then I opened the page layout using SharePoint designer 2013. But I cannot find a way to add an editable table to my page ...
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seattle (master page) css is overridden after I linked another stylesheet to it

i wanted to edit my seattle master page and add a custom header to it... and this header has its own stylesheet so I linked it in the head tag in addition to the css files that already exist there (...
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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 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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How to add the Google Tag Manager to the body in a SharePoint Master page?

According to the docs, the GTM should be added "immediately after the opening tag." However, any code that is placed there in the master (well, really the htm version of the master) will be put in ...
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How to obtain the HTML source for mysite.master?

As per this question, and several others, it's better practice to work with .html files rather than .master files. However, there seems to be no base .html file available for the mysite master. How ...
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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 do I apply master page changes to all subsites in SharePoint 2013?

I realize similar questions have been asked, but master pages have changed somwehwat in SharePoint Server 2013, and this is actually several questions in one. I've read lots and lots of articles, and ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 hiding ribbon stops scrolling

Recently I have been working on SharePoint 2013 master page. It's a fixed width design. The requirement is that, only the users who have edit permission can see the ribbon can see the top sharepoint ...
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SharePoint removing referenced CSS from Master Page

On our development SharePoint site I can reference style sheets in our Master Page's html file. It converts successfully to the .master version. However, our production SharePoint site strips out the ...
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2013 Sharepoint-Hosted App Masterpage Provisioning Problem

Here is the JavaScript I'm currently using to set my Masterpage as the default Masterpage within my site. I'm running into a problem where I receive the onQuerySucceeded message after deploying the ...
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design your custom menu

I want to have my own menu. Just created basic Ul and li element to define menu like <ul > <li style="line-height: 16px;">Home</li> <li style="line-height: 16px; ">...
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Change Favicon SharePoint Online - Not working in IE

I have made a change to the master page for my SharePoint site. <SharePoint:SPShortcutIcon runat="server" IconUrl="/SiteAssets/pioneerfavicon.ico" /> This works as expected in Google Chrome, ...
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how to use custom css file in sharepoint 2013

I am extremely new to Sharepoint and have started exploring sharepoint 2013. I have downloaded copy of seattle.master and created my own master page called MyFirstMaster.master. Then created new ...
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How to reference a master page other than the “default” in custom Application Page

I have a custom Application Page that's using DynamicMasterPageFile="~masterurl/default.master" to get the associated master page. I'd like for this Application Page (and others) to use my custom ...
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SharePoint 2013 website does not scroll on Android phones

Our organization is using an on-prem version of SharePoint 2013 with a custom masterpage. We discovered that when using the combination of an Android phone with the Google Chrome browser to open our ...
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How to Attach Master Page into A New ASPX / HTML Page

I'm using Sharepoint Designer 2013 and I want to make a new page using either in ASPX or HTML. So, I did make a new ASPX page called test_1.aspx, and I typed only <h1>Helloooo</h1> just ...
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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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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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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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Is the html version of the Master page the only way to change it?

My employers want a link in the NavBar changed and this link is part of the Master page. However even though the Master page is set as XXXX, there is no HTML version of this file anywhere. There is ...
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How to find the master page a site is using?

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I have a root web site and some child sub-web site. I am using Blueband....
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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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CSS and master page - Sharepoint online - Office 365

I created a custom .css file and dumped it in /Style Library/custom/corev15.css I just created the 'custom' folder and created a duplicate of the original (/_layouts/15/1033/styles/Themable/corev15....