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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Unable to attach masterpage to Page Layout

I am editing a page layout in SP Designer 2010. For whatever reason, the option to Attach (or Detach) a master page to my page layout is greyed out. Does anyone have any insight on why this option is ...
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Adding custom control tag to navigation menu

How to add div to navigation menu item? Basically, I want to add div before each list item in menu so they separate the items, I cant use paddings or margins, because if I use them submenu values from ...
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To Scroll to the top of page

I'm using angularjs & sharepoint 2013. I have implemented the SPA model in one page where the entire page refresh may not happen. Here, the scroll bar is not always going to the top of page since, ...
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SP2013 Cannot create “_catalogs/masterpage”

I have created in my VS2013 solution a Masterpage module. The problem is that during feature activation I encounter a message 'Cannot create "_catalogs/masterpage', as if the feature was not being ...
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upload.aspx inheriting custom masterpage

I have been developing a custom master-page based off of SharePoint 2013 html to master page converter. The SharePoint site will be used as a simple document portal for customers. My problem comes ...
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What do PageStatusBar element do in the Master page?

I am customizing our site's Master page. The Master page was developed by ex-employee so I am not starting from a clear Master page. In the page a tab like below: <div ...
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Masterpage wont inherit?

I've created a masterpage that displays fine, although if I create a new site, it doesnt inherit. If I go into the masterpage settings then check the box to reset inheritance, it will deploy to all of ...
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ScriptResource.xsd error on site

I am getting a javascript error on all the pages in my application . Message: 'Sys.UI' is null or not an object Message: 'Sys.__upperCaseTypes' is null or not an object ...
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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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Hide search box on site settings and Add an app page

I am creating a custom master page and I have a default search box in the header. I will be using same master page as site and system master page. Currently search box is visible on all pages. But ...
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“Working on it” message - Handle event and hide some blocks

I edited master page, added some custom blocks. My problem is when opening the web site I see my footer and header blocks. How can I hide these blocks when "Working on it" block appears? Can I ...
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change not reflecting in .master from html in master page sharepoint designer 2013

i need to add a user control in master page in 2013 desinger. I have checked out file and added this below line: <!--SPM:<%@Register TagPrefix="LogOut" TagName="LogOutUserControl" ...
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Using jQuery in SharePoint 2013

I'm trying to implement a solution in SP 2013 where the global navigation docks to the top of the browser as you scroll down. Like on this site. The dev at this site provided the jquery he used to ...
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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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Detect if SharePoint is using the system master page

Is there a way to detect if SharePoint is using the system master page? (just like EditModePanel, or detecting the system master page with javascript..) Right now I'm using the same master page on ...
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Sharepoint site : Javascipts not working

I have a sharepoint site . The javascripts seems to be working only for my home page . If i naviagate to any other pages , the javascripts are not getting executed . I observed the behavior in chrome ...
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Unable to delete a master page which is causing corrupted layout

I have by mistake copy a master page to test a change and then I set this master page as the default page. But when I try to delete this master page from SharePoint designer I received the following ...
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SP2010 Reset all subsites to inherit masterpage using c#

I'm creating a site feature reciever which sets a custom master page on the root web. I would also like the master page set on the root to be inherit to all the subsites. What is the most elegant way ...
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In SP Designer 2013 > Master Pages, cannot see the master file but can find in _catalogs/masterpage

Under site collection A I have created a Master file and need to move the file to site collection B. After I downloaded the Master file, in site collection B > site settings > Master pages and page ...
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how to edit my main site collection?

I have created a site collection from the portal, I am not able to edit the page. If i edit the page and click on save button, it shows the error message which is shown below: I have checked the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Is it possible to copy an HTML Master Page without breaking it?

This might seem like a newb question.. but since Master Pages have all those custom ASP.NET Server Control IDs which will give errors if they are not associated with the original master page. Can ...
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How to resolve “System.TypeLoadException: Could not load type” error?

I'm trying to write a custom navigation provider for SharePoint 2010. Later it should be able to distinguish between two different web templates so that sites with one template are only shown in the ...
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How to use relative URL for image in Master Page?

I am using a logo in my Master Page which will be displayed on all pages. How do I use its relative URL? Currently it is written as: <img src="/sites/Style Library/Images/logo.jpg"> But it is ...
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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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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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'OpenCalloutAndSelectItem' is undefined / 'ShowMenuForTrOuter' is undefined

SP2013 Enterprise, custom master page using skel.js and jquery Recently users have started receiving an error when trying to access the item menu revealed by the ellipses next to an item in a list. ...
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changes in Master page not inherited in subsites

I have changed the logo in seattle.html in SharePoint designer so that it uses SharePoint:SPLinkButton instead of SharePoint:SPSimpleSiteLink and modified it to point to the root site collection. It ...
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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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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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Include js file in Page Layout, after jQuery file in Master Page

I'm trying to include a javascript file in my page layout file. I already have it inside the "PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead" Content Placeholder, and it includes the file, however I need it to be ...
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Change MasterPage with VS. Doesn't change the site

I edited my masterpage with VS. I deploy the solution but I see the old masterpage. My Masterpager is <File Path="MasterPages\MY.master" Url="MY.master" Type="GhostableInLibrary"> ...
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The page uses an invalid setting page

I want to modify the layout of my page Index.aspx. I adapt the html code with my change and i deploy the change on my sharepoint server. The problem was, i cannot the change. There was only the old ...
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Updated CSS in _layout not load

I use notepad to edit the style sheet directly. Then I refresh the page and validated the stylesheet still in old status. (use F12 browser developer tool to validate) In the Master page I added "v=1" ...
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Provision Master Page / Page Layouts in SharePoint 2013: App vs Feature

I was looking at a video, and the presenter created a scenario to push master pages and page layouts into the Master Page Gallery and set the master page of the site collection by use of an App. In ...
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Master Page in Sharepoint 2013

How to send master page default to all pages from root page to all the pages in the portal. And edit only one master page html and Css code.
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How to Remove Apps & Tasks from My Profile In Sharepoint 2013

How to remove Apps & Tasks from My Profile In SharePoint 2013 which is on left hand navigation shown in the image. also I want to add search center Enterprise page link in the same left hand ...
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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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Why does v4.master suddenly strip out URLs?

I am working in SharePoint 2010, and using jquery to modify some display and edit forms throughout a site. To do so, I'm including a reference to the jquery library in the site's v4.master page so I ...
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applying master page on layout pages

I am applying my custom master page on application layout pages which I am deploying using Visual Studio. My issue is I have to copy my custom master page in the same directory where my layout pages ...
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Issues with SharePoint Security Trimmer control

I notice that using the security trimming control (say for RibbonBox) only hides the content, I want something like display:none, can we achieve this?: CASE 1: ...
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String placeholders {0} in masterpage URL's

I'm working with the bootstrap for sharepoint project which includes some masterpages and page layouts to help make SP responsive. While in the masterpage, on the left nav (quick launch) bar, I see ...
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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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System master page is assigned to all pages, and site master pages has no effect

I am building a publishing site in SharePoint 2010, but I have get in troubles when I choose a masterpage: I have to choose the same masterpage to back-end pages and to site pages. I know that I can ...
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Master page nightmares

I cannot find any solution to the problem I am having so far. I hope someone can help me. I have a site collection with a custom master page. When I edit it (change the default css file used) I am ...
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New features to master page in 2013

what are the most important changes in master pages in SharePoint 2013 than SP2010? Here changes means new feature addition?
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Fixed Width Master Page Issue: List Item Drop Down Menu Gets Cropped / Cutoff

We have a custom master page that is setup in a Fixed Width format. On pages that have a lot of columns we get overflow scroll bars on the x axis which we are fine with. The issue is that the list ...
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Why isn't my Master Page visible in Designer when I deploy it from Visual Studio 2012?

In a VS 2012 project I created "TestMasterPage.master" (a duplicate of v4.master) and added it to a module named "Module_MasterPage" below are contents of elements.xml <?xml version="1.0" ...
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AspMenu Has Different Behavior On Publishing & Non-Publishing Pages

Why would a <SharePoint:AspMenu> control behave one way on publishing pages & another way on non-publishing pages? I have a custom master page on a publishing site. I would like to remove ...
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Code behind in masterpages?

I have a couple of page layouts and my MasterPage. My portal has 4 main areas and the way items in the header appear depend on which area the user is (imagine like tabs). This is not the only ...