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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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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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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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 ...
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Can I put my master page in the 14 hive?

I have a custom master page called "arx.master" that I use all over my portal. I am wondering if I could put it in c:\program files\common files\microsoft shared\web server ...
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How to change the master page

How can I change the master page of only one of the many sites in my 2007 sharepoint site. I do not have production site access so i cannot use designer. Pavan.
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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" ...