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 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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Show specific parts of masterpage depending on user group

I've my custom masterpage in SharePoint application, it has my custom menu, something like: <ul> <li> option 1</li> <li> option 2</li> <li> option 3</li> ...
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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 ...
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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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Missing Site Objects Items

How can I make sure that I can view and use all of the site objects in SharePoint 2010 Designer? My system administrator setup a SharePoint server, and I installed SharePoint Designer. I created a ...
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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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How to not use SharePoint master page

Is it possible not to attach any Master page to your aspx file(s) inside SharePoint Designer 2007?
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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 ...
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Image banner control/webpart in master page

I am getting started with sp2010 dev and I am looking to build a visual web part(sandboxed) image banner, which will loop through user specified image library. The image changes on page refresh.My ...
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Using replace with an Eval in the Master Page

I am trying to replace all the spaces in my title to use as an ID, but I keep getting this error: error CS0103: The name 'Replace' does not exist in the current context The code I am using is this: ...
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Problem with TopNavigation menu

I have custom master page .. it's everything ok in site pages , but when i open pop up dialog forms to add list item or theme my TopNavigationMenu is visible in dialog it. How can i modify to ...
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HTML-Element appears in dialog-windows though s4-notdlg is set

I have a customized sharepoint masterpage. The basic structure is the starter master pages from codeplex. So i did my customizing and unfortunately some of the elements appear in the dialog windows ...
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Updating an uncustomized master page deployed as a wsp solution

I deployed an uncustomized master page as a SP 2010 Server farm solution using these instructions http://plekky.com/blog/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=11 Now I need to update the master page. I edited it ...
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Force use of the default content of a master page asp:ContentPlaceholder

I have a ContentPlaceholder in my custom master that has default content. I want to always use this default content. However there are some pages in the 14 hive that have an asp:Content that ...
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Change Doctype for one Site

I'm very new to sharepoint development and I would like to know, if it is possible to change the doctype in SharePoint just for one page (or better for a webpart, I think just for a webpart or is it ...
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Change page title in SharePoint 2010

I've noticed that using the default master page on SP2010, there doesn't seem to be any way to change the page title. The page's Edit Properties is grayed out and in SPDesigner, the title area is ...
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Why are my sub site collections not getting javascript and css files?

I have a master page deployed with a feature which has custom javascript and css references on it. I am using the <Sharepoint:ScriptLink> and <Sharepoint:CssLink> tags and the code is ...
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SharePoint 2010 core.css multiple versions?

Hi I'm new to SP 2010, picking up a site someone else customized. I opened the site's master page then followed the link to the css section to change. Saved the change and the page looked fine. ...
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Setting cookies

I'm working in a MOSS 2007 SP2 Enterprise deployment and I'm trying to add a cookie on a master page. Ideally, the javascript should check if the cookie exists and if it has a valid value, if so, it ...
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what are the cons and pros of page creation methods in Sharepoint 2010?

You know that you can create pages in 3 or 4 different ways (Sharepoint desinger, Browser , Visual Studio...) but what's the standard "Best practice" for developers and why? and what are the pros and ...
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Replace default search box in SharePoint 2010 with custom one

On every new SharePoint 2010 site you get the default search box (In the MasterPage) that allows you to just do a normal search. I would like to replace this with some item that will allow you to ...
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Is it possible to add a custom attribute to the body tag in a master page?

Hello I have a SharePoint 2007 MOSS publishing site that uses a custom master page for most of its pages. I'd like to be able to apply some jQuery to one of those pages only but there's no way to ...
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why seatle.html is missing on subsites

I am confused on how i should be editing master pages on site collection & sub sites.now i have a team site collection inside sharepoint 2013, and when i check its master pages inside SP designer ...
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Make s4-titlerow always visible

Would it be possible to make the s4-titlerow always visible? By always visible I mean, even when the ribbon is active. i tried changing the position of the titlerow with css position, but it only ...
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customizing breadcrumb in sharepoint using ParentLevelsDisplayed

I am trying to hide the root level alone in the breadcrumb <asp:Content ContentPlaceHolderId="PlaceHolderTitleBreadcrumb" runat="server"> <SharePointWebControls:ListSiteMapPath ...
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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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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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JQuery link in Shareboot masterpage

I am building and testing a local sharepoint site using Shareboot but can't get my link to JQuery in the Shareboot master page working. When I add it I'm only getting a blank page returned. I take ...
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Change colour of the column names of a list view web part

Is it possible to change the colour of the column names in a list view web part? Currently they are the standard 2013 colour and I want to change them. Can this be done globally via a masterpage or ...
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Reference problem when trying to replace a master page file while keeping the original in CSOM

I have some logic that does some custom file provisioning in CSOM. It basically tries to upload various files located on a provided-hosted (Azure) site to mapped locations in the Sharepoint host site ...