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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Page lifecycle events not firing for user control on page layout when anonymous user

I'm using SharePoint 2010. I have a custom user control on a publishing page layout. When an authenticated user visits a page that uses the page layout everything works fine. When an anonymous user ...
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Page layout with value of calendar control

I've got a custom page layout in SP 2010 that will need an ASP.NET calendar control for editors to select a date. Then we want to show the selected date (or a default date if none selected) to the end ...
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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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Change page title in SharePoint 2010

I've noticed that using the default master page on SP2010, there doesn't seem to be any way to change the page title. The page's Edit Properties is grayed out and in SPDesigner, the title area is ...
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How to change the social links

My customer has changed their SharePoint portal design and they changed the "I Like" and "Comments" buttons. I want these buttons to call the old code, I've tried to see what javascript function it ...
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FieldName for Field Controls added to a Page Layout in SharePoint Designer 2010

In SharePoint Designer 2010, when I drag a field from the toolbox onto a page layout the generated field control uses the field ID for the FieldName attribute. <PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField ...
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Accessing additional content type from a page layout (in markup)

I have the following content types Testimonial Page (Inherits from Page) Testimonial Video (Inherits from Video) I have a page layout that is based off of the Testimonial Page content type. I ...
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Delete a PageLayout programatically

In a publishing site, I want to delete a specific page layout. This code snippet is within a FeatureDeactivating event. layout.Folder is returning null, but I need the folder to delete the PageLayout. ...
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Check out a Page Layout to update programatically

In a FeatureActivated event, I am trying to update the associated content type for a Page Layout. I am running in to issues though with the associated ASPX page not being checked out. Here's my code: ...
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Add custom properties to 'Edit Mode' in publishing site - Create as wsp

I have 2 custom fields that are associated to the publishing features Page content type. While looking at the page, in the ribbon, I can click on Edit Properties to view all of the properties of my ...
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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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Value of Hyperlink Field in Page Layout

I'm making a Page Layout in SharePoint Designer 2010. I have, as part of the content type for this Page Layout, a field of type Hyperlink. I want to use the "Description" and actual URL stored in ...
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Do updates to page layouts reflect on current pages?

I am working on a 2010 Publishing site. We have a bunch of pages tha are based off of a layout that controls news stories. We have made the change in the layout which is just adding some additional ...
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Accessing Controls from Page Layout Code Behind

I'm building several publishing layouts for a public facing SharePoint 2010 website. One of my page layouts is associated with a content type that has about 20 fields. I'd like to display all ...
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Adding publishing page > why won't it retain page layout during provisioning

After provisioning a site the new site does not have the right page layout like I instructed the code to be. I went to site settings of the new site and clicked on page layout and site template. And ...
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How to get pagelayout without going through all of them?

I know the name of the layout page. Do I still have to go through this process to get the layout page? foreach (PageLayout pl in pageLayouts) { if (pl.Name.Equals("MyLayout.aspx", ...
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How to setup an internet facing site using MasterPages and Page layouts?

I'm trying to customize my SharePoint site to be an internet facing site. I know I can do this by setting up customized masterpages and page layouts, but I didn't find a lot of documentation for ...
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Reusable content disappearing on Publishing Page

On the publishing site I've created a simple page with a Page Content. I've added a web part there and then I'm trying to add a Reusable Content. However it turns into a like here Any workarounds?
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Masterpages and Page layouts list/page not working

Greetings I think I messed up. In the project I'm working on I made a Module adding some PageLayouts to the Masterpages and Page layouts library through it. After deploying the solution the ...
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How do I find the ID for associated content type when adding a page layout?

I'm following the creating a page layout in this example http://blog.beckybertram.com/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=71 It adds a page layout using this xml, <File ...
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Change Default Page Layout for Pages in Enterprise Wiki Library - 2010

I have a Site called Workspaces, created with the Enterprise Wiki Template, and am hosting two Wiki Libraries within the site. Whenever a user views an individual Wiki Page, regardless of the Wiki ...
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SharePoint Designer broke my Page Layout. How do I repair it?

I have a Page Layout which is used by some Publishing Pages, and uses code-in-front like <%= DateTime.Now %>. I opened this Page Layout in SharePoint Designer and modified it and saved it, and ...
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How to put web parts on publishing pages?

Scenario: On a intranet page there is several site verticals (hierarchies) (e.g products and services). Now I want for each site to have a familiar welcome page. How is it best to put web parts on ...
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Date Field format in a Publishing layout

I have created a publishing layout for SP 2010 Publishing site. I have created it based off a page layout publishing content type. One of the field is the standard OOTB Date field. Using SP ...
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How do I render a Reusable Content item from a page template?

In a SharePoint publishing site, what do I need to include in my layout file to make it render the Reusable HTML from a specific item in the Reusable Content list?
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Change the default page layout used for new sites

When a create a new publishing site within my site collection, a default welcome page for the site is automatically created which always uses the layout file /_catalogs/masterpage/WelcomeLinks.aspx ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2010 - imported master page ends up showing under page layouts

When I import a master page in Sharepoint Designer 2010, using the 'Import Files' button (while clicked into the "Master Pages" section, the file is imported, but not to Master pages. It goes instead ...
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Correct taxonomy field to use in EditModePanel?

We have a SharePoint 2010 content type with a ManagedMetaData field bound to a custom TermStore/Set in the Managed Metadata Service. We are using an EditModePanel on the PageLayout for the content ...
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Can I have Custom Layout Pages in WSS3?

I know that the Publishing feature for SharePoint is only available when you're using MOSS. I gather that this feature allows you to define different page layouts/templates, so that when a user ...
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Web Part Zones/Web Parts not rendered on page in Firefox

I am currently working on building out publishing site and since yesterday having issues with Firefox. We have pretty simple layouts that have a main Page Content Region and underneath this region ...
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Editing page content, I lost the HTML editing options in SP2010

I have a SP2010 Foundations site and I was editing my content pages and using the HTML option to make small tweaks here or there. I've created my own Master Page and added my own CSS as well. Things ...
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Should custom page layouts be displayed in the More Options menu?

I'm working on a SharePoint 2010 Publishing Site that was upgraded from 2007. I've noticed that when I go to Site Actions -> More Options, I can create lists, sites, pages, etc. I see my custom Site ...
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SharePoint 2010 VS development: Intellisense for ASPX files

I'm using Visual Studio 2010 to develop a SharePoint Server 2010 solution. Part of this includes custom Page Layouts, but when editing them, intellisense is completely broken, since Visual Studio ...
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Show item from specific subsite level in page layout

I'm using a page layout to style some content pages on my Sharepoint 2010 public facing website. On this specific page layout I need to add something which is only visible from the third level of ...
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Creating new SharePoint 2010 Sites with the old/v3 UI?

I have a SharePoint 2010 Server that is running an upgraded SharePoint 2007 Content Database. Thanks to the v3/v4 Layout Support, all the "old" Pages still use SharePoint 2007-style layout. However, ...
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Set custom publishing page layout custom field programatically

I have a custom publishing page content type, based on the Publishing Article Page content type. On this content type, I have a custom field named "PageContentCategory". In my code to create new ...
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Custom New Web Part Page Template when creating page

I want to give the user the ability to create web part pages, from a template, where the the left column is a web part, lets call it LEFTNAVPART, and the header is another web part, let's call it ...
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Equivalent of a database table in SharePoint?

I'm making a Publishing site, and part of this site will display information about company products. We have a number of products, and each one should have its own description page. The description ...
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Coding against SPUrl

How can I work with SPUrl in my code-behind file for master pages and page layouts? I don't see any access to this in the SharePoint namespaces.
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clscompliance parser error when adding web part in webpartzone zonetemplate

I am adding a web part directly into a zonetemplate in a page layout. When i insert a custom web part that has a web part property of type uint, i get an YSOD server error: Parser Error ...