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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custom pagelayout not available in pagelayout-list

I want to deploy a new custom pagelayout, like I did always done it before too. It will be deployed without any errors. It appears on the 12-directory in the correct folder. The feature is availible ...
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Is it possible to hide a specific part of a custom masterpage on a single page without creating a second masterpage?

I've got a custom masterpage, that I use for my publishing page. On the left is an area for navigation but I want to hide that area for the starting page (should be the default.aspx in the Pages ...
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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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Page layout for community page in SP213 online (365)

Our content editors have created a new community subsite and whilst it has adapted to the master page i have created it seems to have its own page layout...but i can't find this anywhere or work out ...
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Is it possible to pre configure a summary link webpart in a custom page layout with several links?

I created a custom page layout with SharePoint Designer for use as a new default or welcome page in a publishing site. The page layout should contain a summary link web part that is pre configured ...
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Search in List view on publishing page layout

UPDATE after trying the OOTB list app: I have a strange issue with placing a list view web part on a publishing page layout. The searchbox is displaying, but when I search it does not load any ...
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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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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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Adding a footer to my Enterprise Wiki aspx page layout

I am implementing a Publishing site that uses Enterprise Wiki template. The current page layout I am using is the EnterpriseWiki.aspx page layout. but I need to add a footer for all the Wiki pages ...
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How can I apply a Web Part to all the sub sites?

I have an Enterprise Wiki site collection and it have 5 sub sites, currently I have implemented a Web Part which extended the page layout. But I am facing this:- To apply the page layout I have to ...
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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 I Can I add a code behind to a layout page using web parts

I am following this link on how to create metadata navigation :- http://markuspersson.wordpress.com/2012/01/19/add-metadata-navigation-on-custom-page-layouts/ so I added the references for the ...
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How do create a page from pagelayout using code in sharepoint 2013

I was wondering, what APIs are available if I'm writing a farm-based sharepoint solution, for sharepoint 2013. Basically I read about this thing called Page Layouts, and they seem like page ...
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Access denied How can I fix this?

I have created feature that have a module that have a element file and a default aspx inside of it. The element file looks like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Site Pages Library create custom page

I am wondering if there is a way to set up a site pages webpart that creates a templated page instead of the blank one that is currently generated?
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Using custom Page Layout for custom team site template

I have created a web template based on Team site. Is it possible to have custom Page Layout for this web template? I have heard that it is not possible to have custom page layout for teams sites. ...
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How Can I Change My Intranet's Homepage Page Layout?

As part of the branding of our new SP2013-based intranet, I have created a new custom Masterpage and Page Layouts and set this as the default Masterpage. I have also created a custom Masterpage and ...
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Creating pages dynamically through code?

First thing is first, I'm doing this in Sharepoint 2013. I'm not exactly sure what the best approach is to be, so I'm explaining my problem and hopefully people can throw around some terms or ideas ...
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Document Set Contents Not Displaying With Custom Branding

I have a simple masterpage based off of the Oslo theme & the Starter Master Pages kit (https://startermasterpages.codeplex.com). We have a site with a Document Set library and while the list ...
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Article Page Layout not showing a page content field

I have a new article page that I created but the only field I can see when editing is the Title field. There is no page content field being shown. Why is this so? I have another sharepoint farm that I ...
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SharePointWebControls:DateTimeField - Show both date and time for input

I am working with my page layout and I have the following tag ... <SharePointWebControls:DateTimeField FieldName="Article Date" runat="server" id="DateTimeField1" /> The only problem I have ...
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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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Unable to approve folder in Master Page Gallery

I am an administrator/developer and I have created a news site publishing site and all everything in the "Master Page Gallery" Needs to be approved. First I tried to use 'PublishingSite.PageLayouts' ...
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Unable to locate Subsite Page Layout

On our company intranet page,I have created a subsite that I am having trouble editing the page layout. Previously when creating the home page I was able to located the page layouts in SPD2010 and ...
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Urgent Help Needed - Formatting Content on Site Pages

I'm building new site pages on a team site, in 2010. I'm new to SharePoint and am having great difficulty formatting the content on the pages. I've tried various techniques suggested in several of my ...
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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 add web part in page layout?

Ok I created my first master page and now I am working on page layout. I created a new "Publishing Content Type" page layout in SharePoint Designer whose content type was "Page". In that page I want ...
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why use Page layouts in sp 2010 when we can save a page as template and then use this new template

I might sound idiot but why we create page layouts in sp 2010, or possible scenarios where we can use page layouts or customize them.
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How to perform date validation in publishing page layout?

I have the following 2 datetime fields which are used in my custom page layout on my publishing site. Basically, when a user is editing the page I want to validate that the 'NewsLiveDate' < ...
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What should be the Content Search Web Part max per page?

I'm currently working on a department site prototype for an Intranet, which is to be packaged up and used to spawn around a dozen sites using the same Web Template. While trying to convert the ...
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What is the difference between PlaceHolderPageTitleInTitleArea and PlaceHolderPageTitle?

Why do we have PlaceHolderPageTitleInTitleArea and PlaceHolderPageTitle in master page. What is the difference between the two?
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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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How to package Page Layouts/Master Pages in VS in SharePoint 2013?

I'm playing around with the Create Design Package feature, and to be honest it's far more than we need for our features. We have certain Page Layouts that need to be deployed on certain site ...
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How to test if page layout is in use

I have created a module with a few files that I update & delete via spfeature. Thing is if a page layout is in use I cannot delete it and it throws an error, even when inside a try{ }catch{} . How ...
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Recommend Share Point book for designing/theming [closed]

Hi I know there are a lot of sharepoint books out there, and I understand there may not be a book for exclusively for sharepoint design, but given that could anyone recommend a good book for someone ...
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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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Quick Launch on a page layout in 2013

I am developing a custom branding for my SharePoint 2013 site. I have a single master page, and two page layouts - HomePageLayout and ThreeColumnPageLayout. I want the ThreeColumnPageLayout to have ...
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Design Manager not updating aspx from my html

I am attempting to create a new page layout using SharePoint 2013's Design Manager. When I upload my new page layout html file into the master page gallery, and then refresh the "Edit Page Layouts" ...
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Custom areas using color palette

I'm working on SharePoint 2013 and I have a problem with color palettes. I know how to create new palette, how to change colors and how to assign it to a site. This is easy as it should be. I have my ...
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Dropdownlist in a aspx file that lets users choose between a few pagelayout when creating a page

User can create a pages, when a user click on the "create page" link a pop up dialog shows up which is a aspx file, inside this dialog I have created a dropdownlist: <div ...
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Unable to update page layout

Working on branding an old sharepoint solution. Working on a machine where a sharepoint application has been previously set up and all the pages and page layouts have already been deployed. All I need ...
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Creating a URL in the page layout based on page field

I have a contact email address in my page layout. I want to make that link clickable, but doesn't work in the href tag. What is the best way to get this to work in the page layout? Do I need to use ...
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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: ...
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Custom home page in SharePoint 2010 with web parts

How to create a custom layout for the sharepoint home page? Right now, I need a home page with 2 rows. One with three columns and one with 4 columns. I looked all over the internet but couldn't find ...
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cann't add web part to PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField

I have created a Page Layout based on a custom Content type which inherits from Page Content Type. It contains four Custom Fields and a PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField for each field. When I try ...
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Custom Page Layout still showing default text

I have created a custom page layout which is based on Welcome Page Content Type. When I add it to first page of a Publishing Site, it still shows the default text (information) which was there before ...
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Rate Control overlaps with Menu items

On my sharepoint page i have Menu on the top and a sharepoint rating control on the top right side. The onHover event of menu displays a list menu items. The rate control is added to the layout which ...
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Re-Ghost an UnGhosted Customized PageLayout?

I have a development environment, a test environment and a production environment. I develop packages in the development environment and update the solution in the test environment. As it turns out my ...
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Created a layout page, but getting a parentElement null error

I've created a layout page, when I run the page and look at the JavaScript console, I get a 'parentElement' null error message like this: Uncaught TypeError: Cannot call method 'parentElement' of ...
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To deploy page layout with feature at the same time of adding content type, the content type Id issue

First let me describe my situation: Now I'm using object model to add two content types (inheriting Pages content type) using the FeatureActivating methode in the Feature Receiver. in the same ...