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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Anatomy of a SharePoint 2010 Master Page? Resource for this?

I am interested in finding out detailed information about all the elements within the SharePoint master page v4 to start, in order to learn how to create my own while still retaining key ...
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Problems saving Masterpage in Sharepoint Server 2010

My Sharepoint site is using a custom Masterpage. I get an error just checking out, and saving the Masterpage without doing any changes. When I open the masterpage in sharepoint designer, and try to ...
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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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Page layouts vs. Master pages

When do you create a custom page layout vs. a custom master page for a site? Is it good practice to create custom page layouts only for limited branding of SharePoint 2010? I'm thinking the page ...
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System.ArgumentException: Could not find the sitemap node with URL '/_layouts/WebAnalytics/WebAppSelection.aspx'

I've made a custom master page for my SharePoint site and it works fine on all the pages that I've checked except for the Web Analytics pages. I get the following error in the logs when I go there: ...
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Search is not working on my SharePoint 2010

i am using SP 2010 and i have this issue on my intranet site : We configured the site URL to open as HTTPS protocol and after that i have error on my search that "We did not find any results" Can ...
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Customizing Top navigation bar with javascript

I would like to make a customized the top navigation bar with mouse hoover and dropdown. The list is all sites that person have access too in that site collection. Since some people have access to ...
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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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'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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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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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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Achieving consistent branding for all SharePoint 2013 sites

I see that a lot of the discussions and documentation tend to be focused on branding solutions for publishing sites and understandably so. We have a lot of other types of sites too (e.g. communities, ...
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InfoPath form/List for a site still using SharePoint2007 interface inside SharePoint2010 environment. (timeline sensitive)

We recently completed a SharePoint 2007-2010 Migration last year. We have some sites that are using custom branding, and we've kept these sites using the 07 interface in order to prevent any broken ...
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Site Page Logo will not update from default

I have been working on a page and I had set it up to inherit from the parent, however when the page displays in the browser you can quickly view the new logo then the page reverts to the SharePoint ...
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How to display “English” link on Arabic website and “Arabic” link on English website

I want to display link "Arabic" on my English site so user can click on it to view "Arabic" version. I want to do similar thing on my Arabic site where it will display link "English". How do I do ...
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How to display navigation in publishing site?

I have a publishing site with multi language support. The site uses its own main menu (navigation) with custom CSS. It is currently displaying static text like Home, About Us, Contact Us e.t.c. I want ...
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{ListId} token is not replaced by the Id of the List

I'm extremly new with Sharepoint 2010. In my masterpage, I display a list of news. I'd like to create a permanant "Add news" at the bottom of the list (programmatically) but I can't find the ListId. ...
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Custom application page

I am confused with complicated question, I am not understanding what they are asking in questoin, and what answer is doing,
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Difference between DynamicMasterPageFile and Static Token

I am reading article http://blogs.msdn.com/b/bgeoffro/archive/2009/06/22/master-pages-revisited-references-to-master-pages-in-sharepoint.aspx but I am not sure what they mean by ...
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Within SharePoint how do we send data to login page rather than clicking on a sign-in button from previous page?

For public facing sites in SharePoint 2010, there is a sign-in button that you click, which leads to the sign-in page. Then on the sign-in page you can enter your credentials to sign-in. Is there a ...
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SP2013: Adding a custom usercontrol to masterpage using Design Manager

I created a custom masterpage using the SP2013 Design Manager. I also created a SharePoint solution in Visual studio 2012 with a custom usercontrol (ascx) and custom webparts. The masterpage works ...
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Will it come in Master Page or Page Layout? (doing integration for the first time)

I am going to integrate the following home and about page for the first time using SharePoint designer. As far as I know there are 3 types of pages. Master page Page layout that comes under master ...
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Understanding master page (where is the main content area?)

Let's say I make a copy of minimal starter master page which is available on internet. What is the main content area in that master page where I can write something my own text? I mean there are many ...
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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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Define a new custom DelegateControl tag and ControlId?

I would like to add a new custom-defined DelegateControl to the bottom of my MasterPage so that I can install Google Remarketing markup to the bottom of all my pages with a Feature. I already have the ...
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Add call to static method in master page

I have an branding solution with custom master page. I have also utilities assembly, which is deployed into GAC. I have a button in my master page and I'd like to bind it's navigate URL to result of ...
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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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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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Other Users Cannot See Customizations to Global Navigation

I customized the global navigation in SharePoint 2010, but my changes are not showing for other users. What might be causing this?
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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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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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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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Open search results in a new window

I would like for the entire search results (stuff that appears after i type in a keyword and hit search) to appear in a new page. So far I haven't been able to get it to work correctly. The only ...
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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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Master page error in subsite

I am inheriting a master page from site collection. The master page is having a dataview web part embedded inside it. The data view web part shows a list of the site collection. In the site collection ...
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Add .preview file using feature

I have this feature with a nice little master page inserted through a feature, and it works fine. Now I'm looking into theming, created a composable look. To choose this look in the design manager ...
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Turn off Library and List Style

Is there any way to turn off the custom master page style to Libraries and Lists in SharePoint 2010? ( I know how to turn off for the _layout pages)
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Sandbox Solution: How to use resource files in master page

When i create a sandbox solution, and i want to use resources in my code, i use sattelite assemblies. But in my masterpage it seems not to work, i get following error: Parser Error Message: The ...
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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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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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Top Navigation menu flyouts render blank iframe in IE8

I have a problem with an sp2007 site where the navigation menu flyouts (drop downs) render as a blank white space. This problem only happens on our clients network. It works fine on my own ...
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Any ideas why the Inherit is not available on a SPWeb?

Any ideas why the Inherit is not available on a SPWeb?
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Default List pages (NewForm.aspx/EditForm.aspx) and breadcrumbs

All, My understanding of SharePoint is that NewForm.aspx/EditForm.aspx et al. are Application Pages that for each List are initially fetched from the Hive directly and processed by ASP.NET, but can ...
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Use welcomepage from parent on subsites

How can I use a custom welcomepage (Home.aspx) on every subsite I create? When I select the Welcomepage in Site Settings I get an Welcome page invalid error.
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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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How do I get a subsite to inherit the main masterpage?

I have a masterpage (copy of v4.master) and I added a link to a custom css. when I create a new site it does not pick up the correct master page. How do I fix this? thanks
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How to retrieve Sharepoint list data in master page

I have Created Custom Master Page. and i want to access SharePoint List Data in this Master Page using JavaScript. I write the following script to access data but it gives error that ...
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right sided webparts in a div

Is it possible to place the rightsided webparts inside a div with id right? Like this (pipe is a div column): | left nav | left webpart | right webpart | I want to have a div floating to place ...
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Use secondary masterpage as default

I am trying sharepoint in a small developing environment. I have a master frontpage that use a specific layout defined in a custom masterpage (master-front.master). It look like this | left box | ...
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After migration Sharepoint doesn't tell that the page is checked out

After we did a migration to a portal we found a weird behavior which I need your help in we migrated the masterpages manually and added the ribbon code and all of the placeholders the issue is that ...