Page layout is the part of graphic design that deals in the arrangement and style treatment of elements (content) on a page.

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Filtering an XLV with a Managed Metadata Field in a Publishing Page Layout

I have a custom Page Layout which inherits from Enterprise Wiki, with an additional column of type Managed Metadata. In SharePoint Designer, I place this field as a control onto my customised page ...
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webpart hidden when in webpart zone

So I have a webpart that I have put into a webpart zone, when it is in the webpart zone it does not show but when I put it outside the zone it appears, what am I doing wrong? Code below: <...
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Change background image of a tile

I am trying to change the background image of a tile in the home page. Can this be done using any OOTB techniques or using CSS?
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Sharepoint Controls and CssClass

Im building some page layouts in SharePoint Designer 2010. If i do this: <PublishingWebCOntrols:RichImageField FieldName="Image Caption" runat="server" CssClass="imageCaption" /> The ...
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How to exclude TaxonomyFieldControl from spell checker

I have a page layout with a couple of TaxonomyFieldControls on it. When I run the spell checker in the ribbon the taxonomy fields are getting flagged with spelling errors. I don't want the taxonomy ...
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Page Edit ribbon is disabled in Edit mode, sharepoint online

I have created a custom masterpage inherited from Seatle, and then created custom masterpages. When I apply my custom pagelayout to the site and click on Side--> Edit to edit the pagelayout again or ...
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I'm having trouble with basic layout using html/css with Sharepoint

first time poster here so I'd like to apologize if I do this wrong. I'm new to Sharepoint, so I'm having difficulty with some basic stuff. My end goal is to basically make something that looks like ...
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How to display extra columns (created by, created date , version) for my wiki page inside the default EnterPriseWiki page layout

I am working on an EnterpriseWiki site collection, and I want to add extra fields to the default enterprisewiki.aspx page layout which are (Created By, Created date & Version fields). So I did the ...
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WebPart toolpart changes PeoplePicker output

I have a strange behavior when using a peoplepicker field in a page layout. When I open the toolpart for a webpart, the field's content is rendered diffrent: Normal With toolpart The ...
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Making Table of Contents Webpart Relative to Site

I'm creating a sidebar navigation in a Page Layout and one of the items I'd like is a Table of Contents. I got it to work and it's showing the navigation links, however I have to set it up for each ...
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How can I create a Enterprise Wiki pagelayout with a repeating content type?

So this is the situation: my customer wants to have a web service catalog in an Enterprise Wiki. Per service we need to store fields like: - service name - description - goal - status - version ...
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Clicking on WebPart modifies page layout

I'm building a custom dashboard with some CEWP's and List webparts, using a three column page layout. Whenever I interact with (click) one of the columns, it adjusts the layout. In this particular ...
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How to edit web part properties in the UI that was added in SharePoint Designer?

Let's say I create a custom page layout in SPD. Instead of adding a web part zone I add a web part (let's say content query web part) in the layout. When I go to a page using that layout I can see the ...
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Content field not recognized on Page Layout

I'm using SharePoint Designer 2010 to create a custom page layout. I have a content type called "Web Part Page" and its parent is "Page" content type. I have several site columns associated with this ...
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How to find the FieldName of a Page Field in SharePoint 2013

I am creating a custom Layout page with snippets generated in the Snippet Gallery. When a "Page Field" snippet is generated, it looks something like this: <div data-name="Page Field: Title"> &...
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Rich HTML field show same content for 2 different fields

I want to use 2 richhtmlfield and 2 richImagefield in HTML in the same row in the same page layout to show 2 different images and captions. It didn't work for me. I tried to change ID but didn't work ...
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Align web parts vertically in a web part zone

I have a page layout with the web part zone. The webpart zone is supposed to have 2 webparts - CSWP and Content Editor webpart. I need to place the CSWP above the Content Editor. I need to set the ...
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Unable to add Content by Search web part in Web Part zone in custom page layout

I am working on a custom page layout where I need to add a Content By Search web part in a Web Part zone but I am unable to do so. The following is my code: <WebPartPages:SPProxyWebPartManager ...
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Using an XsltListViewWebPart in a Page Layout, pointing to a relatively located list

I am trying to create a page layout with an XsltListViewWebPart that, no matter what site collection or subsite you're on, so long as that web has a list with that name, it will use it. At the moment,...
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Publishing Web partially broken - no page layouts

I have a web (the root web) where the Publishing Infrastructure Feature is activated on site level and inside the same web (root web of site collection) the Publishing Web Feature is also activated. ...
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Export/Import Sharepoint publishing page layout

How to export/import SharePoint 2013 publishing page layout with powershell?
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Sharepoint Online Encountering Error while attempting to create a new Page Layout

I am currently trying to use the Design Manager to create a new Page Layout. When I click the Create a page layout link I receive an error popup: "Sorry, something went wrong. An unexpected error ...
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How Do You Edit Pages Using The Client Side Object Model?

Im using the C# CSOM object for Sharepoint 2013. I want to edit the homepage of a site so i can add some custom content to it. I want to be able to add some custom text and some web parts in the ...
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How do you migrate a site page from 2010 to 2013?

I'm migrating an entire site from SP2010 to SP2013, but naturally the Site Pages are going to be broken because the page layouts are invalid. I tried detaching the page from the layout in designer ...
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Sharepoint 2013/0365 Summary Links Snippet in Page Layout

I am using SPDesigner to create a custom page layout. I create a page using Design Manager within O356, and then edit the page generated. I have managed to get custom webpart zones in. However I am ...
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QuickLaunch Menu 'Edit Links' Not Working on Publishing Pages - SharePoint 2013

I have an issue with the not being able to edit the QuickLaunch navigation which only occurs on publishing pages (pages created based on page layouts) not system pages. The issue is that when I am on ...
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Using page title in Sharepoint 2013 content search webpart query

I'm creating a page layout using Sharepoint Designer 2013. I'm adding content search webparts into the page layout and would like to add a page title to the query in the content search web part. Can ...
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people picker, on edit page, display on published page as hyperlink

Basically I have a people picker like so in my page layout <SharePointWebControls:UserField ID="UserField2" runat="server" FieldName="Approver"/> this shows in the edit page and when it is ...
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How to modify the layout for the Default Display form inside a List

I am working on an Issue Tracking list inside SharePoint 2013. but when a user clicks on an item , the description field will occupy only a small area of the page , while most of the page will be ...
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New custom Create form does not auto complete “Owner“ field

I have an Issue Tracking list , and I have created a custom Create form using SharePoint designer , as follow:- The problem I am facing is that the owner field will not autocomplete the people &...
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Modifying a copy of the seatle.master instead of a copy of seatle.html

I wanted to do some modification to the seatle master page. So I took a copy of the Seatle.master using share point designer , and I paste it , then I rename the new file to custom.master. I wrote ...
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Adding multiple Managed Metadata columns to my enterprise wiki

i have created a new enterprise wiki site collection, and i added many site columns of type Managed Metadata. then i link the new managed meta data columns to different term sets inside my term store. ...
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Changed seattle.html - now I cannot access the site at all via web

I modified seattle.html - all other users can view the SP site as normal, but I cannot access it. It gives me an error message: Sorry, something went wrong. Don't worry. We're working hard to get ...
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Modify Image Left Publishing page layout to add related items column on right side

I am creating a news item layout that displays the article in view and uses the CQWP to display filtered related items to the article in view using metadata via a News Category Term Store term. I 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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Sharepoint 2013 - custom page layout looks different (messed up) in Edit/Content Author Mode

This question is about Sharepoint Custom Page Layout that looks different (messed up) in Edit(Content Author) mode. What is causing this? When the page is published or checked in - it looks ...
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Group custom page layouts in one group

I have created page layouts based on custom content types. At the time of creating page from that page layout I want to show my custom page layouts in one group. As shown in above image, my page ...
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SharePoint reading wrong resource file

I have a publishing site with following structure Top level site English ENSubsite Arabic ARSubsite The "Locale" in "Regional Settings" of English and ENSubsite is set ...
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unable to override a ribbon boarder color

I have a ribbon with green boarder , inside SharePoint server 2013 as follow:- The ribbon has three css classes , and inside my custom CSS, i define the following CSS rules:- .ms-cui-tabContainer ...
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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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proper way to wrap a SharePoint TexField in a page layout, for SharePoint 2010

In SharePoint 2010, I created a publishing site, which has its own master template plus page layouts to associate to various site collections. Within any of my page layouts, I placed the following ...
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Overwrite OOTB sharepoint pagelayouts

I am customizing existing OOTB sharepoint pagelayouts, such as the search result pagelayout and trying to deploy them so I don't have to edit them via SharePoint Designer. I have downloaded copies of ...
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SharePoint 2010 SEO meta description

When I try to amend my page layouts to accept a new SEO meta description site column (as per this post, for example: http://www.bentedder.com/sharepoint-seo-generate-meta-descriptions-for-your-public-...
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SP2010: Value of the 'Title' field is not stored when saving from pagelayout

I've created a pagelayout associated with a specific content type that contains the standard Title field. In my aspx file, I have an EditModePanel with attribute PageDisplayMode set to Edit, and ...
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Migrated portal from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 can't change layout

After migrating a portal from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 the "Page Layout" option is disabled And after trying different approaches it gets enabled but it's always empty (Drop down doesn't ...
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Applying a page layout to a page using SharePoint Designer 2010

Is there a way to apply a page layout to a specific page using SharePoint Designer 2010? I know how to change the page layout used using the browser GUI and I know how to create/modify a page layout ...
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Adding default content to a RichHtmlField in a page layout

I am looking for a way to add content/HTML within a RichHtmlField. I want this content to be editable by the user. I have found that I can use the Html property of the RichHtmlField to inject html, ...
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Design Manager Page field snippet not showing field's Description and Required properties

I am creating a page layout for SharePoint Online using SP Designer 2013. Site columns are added using Design Manager Page Fields snippets. Fields are rendered correctly but the 'Description' and '...
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How to post a reoccurring email in Sharepoint using a workflow

Hello SharePoint masters. I am a novice when it comes to SharePoint tips and tricks, but I have had a bit of experience creating SharePoint sites using a lot of the common features, web parts, etc. ...
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retireve LinkFilename at MultipleLookupField tag in 2010 page layout

I want to get LinkFilename value from item's lookup field. Lookup field contains page library Title field. In page layout i show URLs in formatted string. <SharePoint:FormattedString FormatText=...