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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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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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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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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SharePoint designer is showing “Server error: this file may not be moved, deleted, renamed or otherwise edited”

I want to edit the seatle.master master page for my enterprise wiki site collection. So I did the following:- I copy the seatle.html inside the SP designer. Paste it. It automatically creates two ...
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How do i convert a Sharepoint 2010 master page to Sharepoint 2013 master page

What is the best approach to converting a SP 2010 master page into a SP 2013 master page? After performing an upgrade from SP 2010 to 2013, our public facing website lost its style and structure. Also ...
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Icon Site actions in custom master page Sharepoint 2013

I want to add a Site Actions icon to my custom master page in SharePoint 2013 In my HTML code : I put the tag ( class="ms-siteactions-root" id="siteactiontd" ) (iIfound it with firebug, I already ...
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CSS file not working on my masterpage

I am using SharePoint 2013 365 and made a .css file to disable wrapping for the drop down menus and higlight with colors when I hover over them. I pointed SharePoint to my .css and when I am in ...
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Custom webtemplate - default webparts are missing

I have created my custom site, which contains custom WebTemplate, Master Page and Page. However, I don't have any SharePoint webparts to select. When I check my Web Part Gallery it's empty. "There ...
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Edit html file to add spsecurityTrimmedControl in SP 2013

I want to edit the html file for the master page to add SPSecurityTrimmedControl but am not sure how to edit that in SharePoint 2013, I know how to edit the master page directly, am not familiar with ...
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making a custom masterpage the default for newly created site collections

Ive customised the seatle master page in 2013 and set it as default in spd2013. This works fine for the current site collection. My question is how can i go about making this the default master page ...
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Quick Launch Bar Wrap Text

Currently, my page titles in the quick launch bar are wrapping in the middle of the text. My objective is to have the word not be broken into two. However, I do not want to change the Master page. ...
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How I can horizontally expand the announcement list App Body area

I have an announcement list App, but when I click on an announcement item, the detail view will show the announcement item inside a small part of the page. And the text will be vertically organized , ...
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How to change the Top Bar tab titles

I have a requirement to change the Top bar titles for my team site and community site. For example I need to change the “Page” to be “Page options”.so from where I can change these titles.? Second ...
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Cannot see Master Pages in SharePoint Designer 2013 In root site

I'm using SharePoint 2013 with SharePoint Designer 2013. I open my localhost sharepoint site with Designer but I cannot see master pages in the left panel. But when I open subsites with designer now I ...
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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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Design Manager has several problems

Environment: 2013 Enterprise, Server 2012, SQL 2012, single WFE with single SQL server 2013's Design Manager seems like a good idea, but it's causing me several headaches and I'm not sure where to ...
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Custom Page inside SharePoint 2010

i am building a .aspx Terms & condition page for my Intranet with Save & Cancel buttons: When we click on Save the user save inside a list as he agree on the terms & Condition content ...
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One master multiple logos and link in header

I'm looking for the best approach to have a logo link in the header area redirect to different roots based on specific subsites in the same site collection. Example: all "Radio" pages and subsites ...
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SharePoint 2010 error while loading form

After a recent master page update I am noticing that some pages which usually have embedded forms are now displaying the following super informative error: There has been an error while loading the ...
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SHarepoint 2010 - popup an image for 5 second after i open my site

How i can popup an image that display for 5 second as slogan/announcement after opening my sharepoint site welcome page As Example: http://www.lebanese-forces.com regards, Hass
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Are there any webpage that provide free master pages for download?

Are there websites that have master pages template for designers to download and modify? I notice that there are 2 type of master page templates as follows: [1] template that require to be installed ...
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Mobile View - Object Reference not set to an instance of an object

When trying to access a site on a mobile device. I am getting Object Reference not set to an instance of an object. What in particular would cause this problem. Could I have accidentally removed an ...
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Looking for a tutorial on creating SharePoint masterpages as solutions in Visual Studio

I am looking to build some SharePoint masterpages for 2010 and deploy them as WSP solutions to my various SharePoint environments. Are there any good tutorials out there on building a VS solution for ...
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Editing default master Broke Central Admin

My environment is SharePoint 2010. I was working on some master page changes and accidently I opened default master from (C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server ...
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Unable to Import MasterPage

I am trying to Import a master page to Master Page folder from SharePoint designer 2010. Unfortunately it is coming under page Layouts. Not sure what am I doing wrong here? I tried with the import ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Calendar problem

I have problem with my custom master page and calendar. When I apply my custom Master Page calendar doesn't work and shows following error: http://screencast.com/t/HasSqkjFoN4x But when I use ...
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Prevent search from indexing master page

I am using SharePoint Foundation. When I perform a search of "news", all of my site pages appear in the search results, because there is a "news" link in my master page. I would like it to only ...
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System.ServiceModel.Channels.ServiceChannel in faulted state

When I try to deploy my SharePoint masterpage using Visual Studio I get the following error: “The communication object, System.ServiceModel.Channels.ServiceChannel, cannot be used for ...
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Editing custom master pg. gives “Access Denied”

I'm getting an error on SP2010 while editing a custom master page: When any user who doesn't have administrative (Full Control) rights tries to access the site, it gives "Access denied". This page ...
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Add DOCTYPE to mobile page

I am using HTML 5 specific markup () in my modified mobile dispform.aspx page (C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS\MOBILE\dispform.aspx). In order ...
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Masterpage upgrade from 2007 to 2010 while still supporting 2007

I'm currently upgrading a SharePoint site with a custom master page from 2007 to 2010. We want to be able to let the user decide when to migrate their site from 2007 L&F to 2010 L&F using the ...
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Include html from another file in the SP-masterpage

Our SP-site is used as a part of another non-SP site. The layout should look the same on both the SP-site and the non-SP site. In the past, we have copy/pasted the html from the header and footer of ...
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How to tell what master page a system page is using?

I'm customizing a SP2010 site and my main pages look fine, but when I go into a site that's using the 2007 look and feel and select Site Settings or another system page, the Master Page isn't matching ...
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Best practice for inheriting common content

I want my site to have a side column which will contain some default content (banners, rss feeds, summary link lists etc.) and I would like to have all this included by default in any pages created ...
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Tree View navigation of Document Library

I'm experimenting with providing maximum functionality without writing code. The sharepoint site collection has one sub-site called "Demo". "Demo" has one document library called "Testing". I've ...
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How do I display an Excel (or any) document with Custom Masterpage Applied?

I created a custom "master page" for our SharePoint site. On this site, my users need to have the Excel/Word documents open up "on the page", instead of opening up in Excel/Word/etc. I'm fairly new ...
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Master template is not being applied to document libraries

I have a MOSS 2007 site set to use a master template called Awesome.master http://mysite.com/AwesomeSite/AwesomeSite.aspx I recently updated this template to change the <body> tag, and that ...
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Caching - core.css/corev4.css

For every SharePoint page, the browser loads a new instance of the core.css (or corev4.css) file. Is there a way, in the Master Page, to enable caching for this file?
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Search Control is not seen on the search results page

In my custom master page I added a search control <div id="search-ctrl" class="s4-notdlg"> <asp:ContentPlaceHolder id="PlaceHolderSearchArea" runat="server"> ...
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Gantt view is missing when using the starter master page [closed]

I am using the starter master page in one of my projects but the Gantt view does not show up for a list. Any ideas?