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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SharePoint root site master page

I have a root site and other site collections in same web application port If I edit the root site master page, Will it affect other site collections in this port? Regards, Abraham
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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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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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For multiple Web Applications, can I have different Master Pages?

My initial web application allows me to see and change the master page under site actions\site settings\Look and Feel\master page. I created a second web application and would like to use a different ...
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Site Collection Pop Quiz: _layouts vs Style Library

First, let's say I have 2 site collections within a single web app at port 80: Main Site Collection: / Nested Site Collection: /sites/special/ So, let's say I have a module in a ...
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jQuery addclass and remove class not updating properly

I have a SharePoint ASPMenu in a MasterPage, I;m trying to change the selected style class using jQuery. Basically when user click a menu item it will cause postback so that the page will be directed ...
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Sharepoint Modal box width issue overflowing

I have a problem with a custom master page I have designed for Sharepoint 2010 where the modal popup box is not wide enough and the elements are spilling off the side of the box. This is the box that ...
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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 dynamically change master page's master page?

I have designed a module that change master page dinamically based on user log-in privileges. I followed this tutorial : ...
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Add left and right margins or padding to custom v4.master (s4-bodyContainer)?

How do I add margins/padding to the left and right of the master page while still retaining the scroll-bar on the right? I don't want a fixed-width page - just scaling width, with left and right ...
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custom aspx page with default.master page CSS issue

<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true" CodeBehind="ItemDetails.aspx.cs" Inherits="namespacename" Debug="true" MasterPageFile="~/_layouts/default.master" %> <%@ Assembly ...
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Activating Publishing Feature breaks because of custom Master?

This issue is related to this post. I get an error message when the publishing feature is activated on sites of certain types. This means that I also get an error message when I create certain sites ...
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web part properties panel covered by the master page

I'm upgrading a SharePoint site from 2007 to 2010. I'm done with all the master pages and page layouts. Is still have however a minor thing that is bugging me. When editing a page, the web part ...
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Master Page file cannot be loaded when trying to edit aspx on a subsite

A while ago, we (myself and our web developer) customized our master page. We made a copy of v4.master called v4custom.master and edited it. This was at the site collection level. Just recently, a ...
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Export site as a template and master page link?

We have a site collection that have several sub webs. In the root site, we created some custom master pages. We linked the subwebs masterpage url (SPWeb.MasterPageUrl) to the same, centralized ...
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looking for javascript reference that's in master page

An old version of jquery is being loaded into my masterpage and I can't figure out where it's coming from. Looking at the masterpage, I see SharePoint:ScriptLink ID="ScriptLink1" ...
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Master page changes without reason or person?

Platform SharePoint 2010: I have problem with master pages changing without obvious reason. At the same farm there is 5 site collections and the newest site collection is set up from a other site ...
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Dataview webpart on Subsite pulling list from Parent Site

In a Master Page I need to insert a Data View that pulls information from the parent site. I believe I can do this with a Content Query Web Part but I cannot put a web part like this into a Master ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Scroll Bar Problem

I'm after introducing a custom menu bar to my master page, unfortunately this has broken scrolling functionality. The code for my custom menu is: <ul id="Tnav" class="s4-notdlg" ...
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Web parts not working when applying new master page

I started a small Sharepoint site as a rush job. It's a bunch of fairly simple web part pages. Now that we're expanding it, I need to add a different master page. I was using our client's master ...
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Loading jQuery in the Correct order

I wish to use a jQuery plugin in SharePoint. Currentley I have jQuery added to each page via a custom master page. <script src="/Style Library/js/jquery-1.6.4.min.js" ...
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How can we use a different masterpage for annoymous and authenticated users?

Is there a way to load a different master page if I can identify the user to be annonymous?
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SPD - creating a copy of master page = invalid

I'm using SP2010, and am working at the moment in SPD 2010. I have a site, and am trying use a copy of v4.master as the site master page. So, in SPD... (I got two different books on SPD, and they ...
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rootWeb.AllProperties[“__InheritsCustomMasterUrl”] = “True”; not working

I am developing a branding project, in this project i have custom master page, i can successfully deploy it and automatically apply to the root web. But i want all the subsites inherit the master page ...
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Unlink page from master

Is there a way to "unlink" a page from the master page? Specifically, what I want to do is have a completely blank page display a SharePoint ListViewWebPart. Alternatively, if I start by creating a ...
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Site and System Masterpages Issue

I have two custom masterpages, one for site, and one for the system pages. Both of these masterpages use the same CSS file, and they both also reference a different CSS file than the other. ...
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Free Master Pages to use?

I wonder if there are some basic and professional look master pages that we can freely use? (I am not looking anything complex but not want to use v4 and nightandday masters) Thanks
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*Something* is corrupting all my aspx pages

I have a feature which deploys a master page and changes the masterpage for all webs in the site collection. This works okay usually. We've had an issue two times, where all the aspx pages in the site ...
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How do I add a list to the master page?

In WCM, I have a list (or two) that I would like to have appear on every page of the site using SPD. I would like this list to be dynamic, based on and existing list. How do I add this list to all ...
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When placeholder is filled with content from page in master page

My question about the placeholder, basically I have to perfrom a check in my custom user control for some controls, but does controls are loaded from a page in a placeholder. And my user is located ...
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Help Changing Page Title

I am trying to change the page title for a pre-existing page in SharePoint. I've gone into "Edit" and changed the title from "Travel and Security" to "Immigration, Travel And Security". However, ...
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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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Top Navigation Bar Drop down not working

OK so I have about 6 links on the top navigtion bar for my SharePoint site and there are subsites under each. Basically the structure is like this: Top Link 1 - Sub Link 1 - Sub Sub Link 1 ...
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Apply custom master for new site collection and sites under

This works for existing site collection and any new sites under it and their subsites BUT when I create a new site collection, well i can't even create a new site collection now as it gives me file ...
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How to map master page to the application page

Hello I created a application page in visual studio 2010. Now i want to mapp this to our master page. the default master page is, applicationv4.master. Now to map this to our application page? I ...
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Multiple master pages or layouts?

On a branding website, I placed header and footer in the master page. Then I created the layout for welcome page and another for sub-sites. Now, the footer in main page has an extra row (a div nested ...
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Page Title not showing up in the breadcrumb - SharePoint 2010

I am trying to include current page title after site name on a sharepoint 2010 publishing site. The master page that I have created contains the necessary control to render the page title as attached ...
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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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How to keep PlaceHolderPageTitle without removing them when prompt with 'The page has one or more <asp:Content> controls…'

I have the following error prompted when opening a aspx page in SharePoint Design view The page has one or more <asp:Content> controls that do not correspond with <asp:ContentPlaceHolder> ...
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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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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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set as default master page VS set as custom master page

What does it really mean in SharePoint Designer 2007 with regards to 'Set as default master page' and 'Set as Custom master page'? Are there really differences between them? And at what type of ...
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Delete custom master page error on feature deactivation

I have a feature that deploys custom master pages to all sites in a site collection on activation, and want to delete all traces of the custom master pages on deactivation. On deactivation, after ...
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Registering all templates in folder /_controltempaltes/custom

I have a question regarding the directives in the MasterPage. So if I deploy a custom template to ControlTemplates in SharePoint folder, to use it I will need to write a directive which imports that ...
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Save .master file

I have a couple of master pages that I have downloaded into the _catalogs/masterpage/ folder, but when I try to copy any .master file using Windows Expolrer, I get the following error message: "Could ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Modal Dialog Box is cropped

I am working on SharePoint 2010 project with custom master page. I am having this problem where contents on my modal dialog box is cut off (see below). I have spent hours googling and using firebug ...
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Master Page how to specify correct Path for CSS and Images

1) In My custom master page I have registered my CSS as follows, <SharePoint:CssRegistration name="/mycssfolder/css/mycss.css" After="corev4.css" runat="server"/> Now I have my folder ...
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How to change global navigation SP Foundation

I would like to ask, how I can to change default page or change global navigation in SP Foundation. I have first web collection "Home" then I have second web colletion "MY PAGE" and my second web ...
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Set as default master page in Sharepoint Designer 2010 does not change site at all

When I open a site in SPD2010, and right-click a master page and choose "Set as default master page", it does not change the site at all. Shouldn't it do that?
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Default Web-Part Page for new Lists / Calendars etc

When you have a team site and create a new List of Document Library, Calendar etc. SharePoint creates a new WebPart page and places the respective WebPart in there. As you can see when you edit the ...