Set of features used in publishing sites and pages.

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Directly Approve Blog post with “Save as Draft” activated

We have a SharePoint 2013 out of the box blog. Because the user wants to have drafts, I activated the "Require content approval for submitted items" in the posts-list versioning settings. But this ...
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Sharepoint 2010 public facing site - do i need the ribbon?

I am implementing a custom design using the Zurb Foundation library. If I don't include the ribbon on the front end will the content author be able to edit content pages using SP Designer?
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How to publish All Images on Publishing site,

I must have got a Publish Site because of menu. I have got a Question - How Turn of the publish element on Images. I have got a lot of images with work status, and after I choose Public I have got ...
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SharePoint 2013: Reader cannot access draft pages

A person having reader access cannot access a page which has a minor version(a page in draft). It gives an error: "Item does not exist. It may have been deleted by another user." This page is ...
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Subsite not inheriting master page from parent until manual intervention

I have a SharePoint 2013 publishing site collection that has a custom master page for look and feel. I created a site template (also a publishing site) that inherits the master page from the parent. ...
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Publishing an InfoPath form gives error

I need to publish an InfoPath form in SharePoint 2013. As per the normal method of publishing the form to the SharePoint server, when I provide the new URL of the server I encounter an error. The ...
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Hyperlink with formatting and constraints for publishing

I created a site column of type Hyperlink with formatting and constraints for publishing. when I added this column to my list it does not disply the correct hyperlink to my file but it display an ...
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How to programmatically access a publishing site's current navigation settings

I can see the current navigation items using the (SP2013) Site Settings Navigation page. Problem is, I'd like to access this set of items programmatically, and in particular, to discover which ones ...
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Activate publishing and set MasterPage on Team Site creation

I have created and saved a Team Site template. When a user creates a new site using this template, I want to ensure the Parent's Master Page is inherited automatically. This is not currently happening ...
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Check if the home page is checked out by the current user

Using JSOM, I would like to check if the home page is checked out, and if the current user is the one who checked-out the page. The test occurs from another page. Here is what I have now: var ...
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The SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature must be activated at the site collection level before the Publishing feature can be activated

Ive created a very simple custom site provisoning provider as a test and im having some problems and cant figure out why. Basically at this moment all the site provisioner does is enable publishing ...
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Published InfoPath template not updating existing documents

I've got a running SharePoint 2010 site where my users can upload and track documents through a "tracker" page, which is essentially a browser published InfoPath 2007 form. This tracker page is rather ...
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Published / unpublished pages

I have a site with published pages (pages library). I need to know programmatically which page is published and which one is not: if I see the pages library as admin, I see in the list all pages ...
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File status is always changed, why?

I'm running Sharepoint Designer 2007 since it was free from Microsoft and it seems that no matter what I do the files in my site are showing up as changed and I need to publish them when in fact they ...
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Change default publish location in Visual Studio

Whenever I want to publish my SharePoint solution, the Target Location is selected as "C:\Users\Administrator\Documents". Is there a way to change the default value for this option?
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SharePoint hosted App permission

I deployed a SharePoint hosted app. Can Someone explain to me the permission scope Web? My app has to create lists and items on the site. Which permission do I need? If I want to publish the App on ...
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Which features need to be activated on an authoring site using team site template?

MSDN article: If you use a site collection template that does not have the Cross-Site Collection Publishing feature activated, you must activate it. Additionally, if you use a site collection ...
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Publishing content to another farm in SharePoint 2013

We have 2 farms. (1:Internal users ; 2:External Clients). Internal users will author excel files on their own farm and then should be able to publish them to the other farm. I am completely new to ...
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What happens when we activate the SharePoint publishing feature?

We have created SharePoint site using the team site template. Does the site become a publishing site template if we activate the publishing feature? What happens when we activate the publishing ...
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Is it compulsary to activate publishing feature to get the Welcome Page option in site settings?

We are using a team site template and notice that under site settings we donot get a link for setting the 'Welcome Page'. I have read that this is part of publishing feature. I would like to know if ...
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OOTB Publish Approval Workflow, is there some option to end on first Approval?

I have sharepoint 2013. I have the OOTB list "pages". I have add the "Approval - SharePoint 2010" workflow to this list. Now I have add the sharepoint group "approvers" to the field approvers. How ...
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Receiving Critical error from infopath forms services

Recently published SharePoint 2007 via ISA server. Everything seems to working okay other than while approving workflows. receiving Critical error from InfoPath forms services " An error ...
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Where to publish Provider Hosted app's web application?

I am confuse in provider hosted app's publish folder. My questions are : Can I publish provider hosted web application to any online server or I have to use only SharePoint online(Windows ...
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How to deploy a cross-site publishing environment to prod

I'm building out a cross-site publishing environment on a dev server. So, it will have the following sites/assets: publishing site (myserver/sites/devpubsite) product Catalog Site ...
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InfoPath publishing error for sharepoint form library

i want to publish my infopath form to sharepoint form library. I'm facing a site url problem. the following URL is not valid: http://sitename I know this is a well known problem but i try all of ...
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Provisioning did not succeed. Failed to create pages library

I have a client who are trying to create new sub sites in site collections. If they use the publishing site template or if they create a team site and try activate the publishing feature it will ...
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Site Templates vs Copy Site with Manage Content and Structure?

Interesting question just came up from a client: when creating multiple sites from a template, are there any disadvantage to using the "Copy Site" feature via the "Manage Content and Structure" tool? ...
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How can a 2010 Publishing Page have a CustomizedPageStatus value of “Customized”?

I have a SharePoint 2010 Publishing Site Collection. Out of the 1,000 or so publishing pages throughout the site collection, about a quarter of the pages have a CustomizedPageStatus of "Customized". ...
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Restrict person picker to one person.

I am an IT intern and fairly new to SharePoint/InfoPath. I am working on a form that has already been published to a SharePoint list and I was told to make it so that the person/group picker ...
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Turning Off Publishing Content Approval for Editing Pages

I have a SharePoint 2013 Publishing site Intranet using a single site collection. I have turned off the Publishing Approval Workflow in site settings (root site collection) and this did not work - ...
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CSOM and master page and page layouts: .html vs .aspx vs .master

When applying master pages and page layouts using CSOM, should we generally operate using .html files? What would be pros and cons of using .html vs .aspx and .master files?
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How to check if publishing is on using CSOM?

How to check using CSOM if a web has publishing infrastructure and publishing features enabled?
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Content Approval Publish: Problem with any user except Site Collection Admin

When pressing the "Publish" button with any user that is not the site collection admin, I get an empty screen with "Start workflow" and no options. This happens even to a user with full control on the ...
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Should Publishing infrastructure be enabled in all site collections?

Would there be drawbacks in enabling publishing for site collections by default (in on-premises SP2013)? I would be interested in a generic answer but in our example we would have several thousands ...
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New Document on Pages Library prompts to upload

I have restricted a website to 2 custom page layouts created by me. But since I did this, the new document button on the Pages Library is not directing me to the create page dialog, where I can ...
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SharePoint creating minor version of target page everytime source page changes

I am using Variations. When ever I change some text in source page, SharePoint creates a minor version of same page on target website and asks for it to approve. Is this normal? I am asking because ...
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Publishing Site Structure Help

our organization uses two publishing page libraries to ensure that editors (Help Desk users) are presented only approved documents when appropriate (when on a customer call for example). Draft Pages ...
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What are the considerations with removing groups and permission levels added by SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure

I'm trying to decide how to handle requirements I have for removing security groups and permission levels that are added by activating the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure (SSPI) feature ...
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Simultaneous Page & Attachment/Image Publication

I see this is a fairly common issue but mine may be more complicated: I have two Page libraries in a Publishing site: Draft and Approved. This is to ensure editors only view Approved documents in ...
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Publishing InfoPath form to SharePoint

I'm wondering if it's possible to create a form in Infopath that allows users to view/insert/edit data that resides in a SQL table, and publish that InfoPath form to a SharePoint site. I understand ...
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Page approval doesn't work from the page

There are a few similar questions, but our issue is a little different. Here is the scenario: A user in the Approvers group (me), edits a page, checks it in, publishes it. When I approve from the ...
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PublishingWeb.Label is null

I have a feature that activates as soon as a site using my custom web template is created. In that feature, I'm checking if this site is residing within my source label variation hierarchy, so I'm ...
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ClientContext in provider hosted app

I have developed the Provider hosted app. Using two way. I have create Self Signed certificate and created app using that. When I run the app from Visual Studio it runs perfectly. After that I ...
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How to publish provider hosted app to Local machine?

I have created Provider Hosted app successfully. I can run that app to my local machine using Visual studio. Now I want to publish my App's Web Application to local IIS and add the .app file to ...
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Make one user create and edit page and other user approve it. How to do this?

I want to achieve this simple functionality using OOB Approval - SharePoint 2010 and Publishing workflows but it is not working. I have two users user1 and user2 I want user1 to create and edit ...
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Upgrade from 2007 to 2010 - broken features

I have been handed a site that was upgraded from 2007 to 2010. When I try to publish a workflow to the site using Sharepoint Designer I receive the error that the formservices.asmx file is missing. ...
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Disable the publish radio button when a normal user check in an item

I am using sharepoint 2013. I would like to implement the following: I have a document library with some custom content type. In this content type I have some people field names "documentOwner". ...
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Understanding “approval” workflow on List

I am totally confused regarding approval workflow on List. I thought I had figured it out but looks like that's not the case. I simply want to achieve the following. I have a list named "Test" This ...
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Workflow tasks not visible in My Tasks list

I am using standard Publishing workflow on one of my list. I have two users in "Approvers" group and this group is added to this workflow. I have deselected the Expand Groups option which says "For ...
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What is the recommended approach to update page layout

I have an intranet publishing portal with web-templates and custom page layout. I get requirement to update page layouts and the way I have been pushing any changes to page layout is Updating ...