Publishing pages are available only in publishing sites. In publishing sites, authors and approvers use the publishing feature to create content and then make it available for site visitors. Usually, a publishing site has an approval workflow enabled, so content is reviewed and approved prior to ...

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How to update custom master page and page layout, which is already deployed

I have a feature which deploying custom page layout. It's done by this code: <Module Name="MasterPageModule" Url ="_catalogs/masterpage"> <File Path="MasterPageModule\defaultTemplate.aspx" ...
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RichHTMLField value is not rendered in page

I have a custom page layout created, in which "PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField" control is added with some default HTML value. When any page is created using the custom page layout created, page ...
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Replace the Default Page in a SharePoint WebSite

I have been asked to programmatically do the following in a SharePoint 2007 team site collection: Create a website using the OOTB blank site template. (Please note, for project specific reasons, we ...
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Difference beween wiki page, application page, web part page and publishing page

There are lots places in msdn sharepoint forums and blogs where these terms are used and I am confused between them. Can anybody clarify?
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Immediate Redirect page in sharepoint

I want to redirect a sites homepage to a subsites homepage. I can create a page from redirect page layout BUT, i want no waiting for a couple of seconds, i want immediate redirect. How can i achieve ...
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Adding a Back to Top web part

Is it possible to create a web part that publishing page editors can insert and all it contains is an anchor tag to take the user "Back to Top" of the page? I've added this to the top of the pages' ...
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Using PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField in application page

I'm trying to use a PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField control in a custom application page inside SharePoint to use the built in SharePoint WYSIWYG editor. It's almost working but SharePoint has ...
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What is publishing Site or Page and why do we need it?

Article found on this but not in plain English. Anyone else wants to give it a shot with plain (non-lawyer version) English.
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How to get last major published version?

I am trying find exact CAML query, or other possible way in code to find out "The last major published version" (not necessarily the latest)?
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Provisioning Publishing Page Content using a Feature

I'm provisioning a bunch of Publishing pages using a feature, using the template redirection technique. <Module Name="Page-Not-Found" Url="$Resources:cmscore,List_Pages_UrlName;"> <File ...
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Copy and paste for images in SharePoint

It seems that whether it's a content editor web part or publishing page, copying and pasting images is a poor user experience in SharePoint. The user needs to upload the image somewhere first, then ...
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how to determine if a page is checked out? Client side, using javascript?

I need a way to determine if a publishing page is checked out by the current user; I need this because I'd like to put a redirect, if the page is not checked out. Any ideas?
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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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Making global changes to a group of publishing pages

Is it possible to change a property on a group of publishing pages on SharePoint 2010? We have a custom page field called "IntranetContactEmail" that we need to update across one web site. How do you ...
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Context menu not showing on right click

I don't understand how in SharePoint you can activate a right-click context menu on the rows of a list web part. I have two different pages. In each page I have 4 views. For some reasons (?) in page ...
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RichHtmlField showing html markup in display mode

I am trying to render html tags with text in RichHtmlField control in SharePoint. Following is html code. <%@ Register TagPrefix="Publishing" ...
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SharePoint 2013 Newsfeed Following Publishing Pages

I got a issue with not being able to track changes to a Page on the MySite Newsfeed if im following it. If I follow a document (.docx etc) I get notified when the document has been changed. But not ...
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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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Give anonymous access to explicit page in document library

I have the following situation (SharePoint 2010): A document library contains publishing pages. Anonymous access is enabled. The publishing pages are separeted in folders. Now i have the situation ...
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Take a Publishing Page “Offline”

Is there a way to take a Published Publishing Page offline such that it isn't accessible to anonymous users of a WCM website? If you un-publish, the page's most recent version will still be ...
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How to rename a publishing page in code

I'm trying to do a bulk page rename (NB. the file name e.g. default.aspx, not the displayed title) foreach (PublishingPage page in pweb.GetPublishingPages()) { Console.WriteLine(page.Name); ...
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SharePoint Bug? Conflict Error when saving a Page with a “Required” DateTime field in the page layout

I've just recently encountered a weird error / bug in SharePoint. Here is the scenario: I have a custom column "Test Date" that is of DateTime field type. The field is configured as required. It is ...
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Default Webparts not rendering in a RichHtmlField on a custom page layout built in Visual Studio

I have a bit of a conundrum.I've built a Visual Studio solution for SharePoint 2010. It comprises of a custom master page and a bunch of page layout templates. I'veAssembled a master pageAssembled a ...
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Pretty url in SharePoint

The url's on our intranet are pretty, i.e. http://intranet/test, but we want to show full path of the page, like this http://intranet/test/default.aspx I don't know why we get pretty url and have ...
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More than one Pages library?

We have requirements where we need to add multiple pages libraries on a site, but this seems impossible to do via both the GUI and code. Is it all possible / supported ?
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How can I update a publishing page's page layout via PowerShell?

I have a few publishing pages that need a page layout change. The layout includes a Content Editor Web Part pointed to an html file in the site assets folder. The layout changes but the Web Part ...
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Can I edit a publishing page using Powershell?

I have a bunch (technical term) of publishing pages within a single subsite of my site collection that contain a broken link. I'm wonder if it's at all possible to use Powershell to perform a 'global' ...
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Enterprise Keywords required in Publishing page

I have added the enterprise keyword column to my custom content type that is tied to a publishing page. It works fine editing and publish pages based on this layout unless I set the keyword column to ...
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Reducing amount of clicks to create Publishing Page in SharePoint 2007

I have a customer who is using the MOSS 2007 WCM Publishing Site. To create a page in this environment you need to: Select Site Settings | Create Page Fill in: Title page url select a ...
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List all pages used a particular “reusable content” item

Our user actively use the OOB "reusable content" function to dynamic update their pages. Each "reusable content" item is applying to 10-20 pages. Let's say one day user is going to remove one of ...
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Adding branded Quick Launch Menu to a 2013 Custom Layout Page

I have build an html master page with bootstrap header and footer, referenced JS and CSS. Not much in the way of snippets apart from a search box in my header. All good Ok, now I have created some ...
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Can I edit a custom page Layout to add 3 new zones

I have a custom branding solution which was written before I started at my current client. Now they want their custom page layout modified, by adding 3 adjacent zones next to eachother. This page ...
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Diffferent methods of retreving site column values

I'm wondering if there are any differences between retrieving value of a site column (RichHtmlField) via PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField vs getting its value via Container.DataItem? ...
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SharePoint : Better Large Pages Library Approach

I'm working on project migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010. The application build on SharePoint 2007 platform was years back and it contains a lots of data (approximately 100GB in ...
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SharePoint Online - Access Denied - When creating a Page in a folder under Pages Library

I'm having an issue with creating a page in a folder under the Pages library. Here is the structure: Publishing feature is enabled All the users have read permission on the site collection. There ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Auto update twitter status

We have a SharePoint 2010 installation branded for use as our corporate website. I am creating a "News" section using SharePoint Publishing features and I have been requested by the powers that be to ...
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Alternative to hook into RTE javascript [closed]

I'm looking to add some logic when a HTML element (input, button, .. but no regular text) is clicked inside the RTE control on a publishing page. One of the solutions I've been thinking about is ...
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Best Approach for using folders in Pages in Publishing site SharePoint 2013

What I'm looking for is an approach to organizing content pages on a Publishing site whose main contributor will be someone unfamiliar with Sharepoint (let alone SP2013). The Publishing site allows ...
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Change default welcome page without “publishing web”

I would like to change my default welcome page on my web, but I would like to avoid activation of feature "Publishing web" on my web just for that small requirement (with that approach I'm familiar). ...
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Get Content Field Value in Article Page

Is there a way in Sharepoint 2007 Publishing, to retrieve a custom content type's column value for the displayed article. I want to show different colored ribbon images according to article type which ...
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Is it possible to make a page's publishing schedule mandatory?

As opposed to a page just being published as soon as it's approved - I need to make the schedule (the setting of the start and expiry date) of the publishing mandatory. Can it be done?
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Alert to warn site owner when content is outof date

Any idea how I can set an alert to warn site owner if content is out of date?
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Bug in SharePoint 2013 : adding a enterprise wiki page

When I view my site content and go to the pages library ( Enterprise wiki template ) I can add a new Enterprise wiki page from the ribbon ( select new than enterprise wiki page ). It redirect me to a ...
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Application pages and master pages

We plan to use SharePoint 2010 application pages and wondered about our current setup, which has the default master page (v4.master) with no changes but a heavily customized page layout for the ...
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Iterate over Pages library and get each item's properties

I need to use C# to iterate over the publishing Pages library items on SharePoint 2010 and get their properties. For example, I need to get the item's filename (if it's a file) and detect if it's a ...
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Powershell creating Page fails with “No parameterless constructor defined for this object.”

I wrote a Powershell script that creates SharePoint sites and pages based on an XML file to generate about 200 sites and more pages to build a specific structure. The basic steps it does repeatedly ...
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SharePoint 2013: JavaScript Object Model - Create an enterprise wiki page

I have spent a couple of days trying to fix this problem. Goal: - Click a button on an existing page that creates an enterprise wiki page in the pages library and adopts the default custom layout. ...
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Drag and Drop into Document Library via Page Webpart

I've created a Document Library that I can drag and drop documents into. Then I added that Document Library as a webpart on a 3 column page. I am able to drag and drop in if the page is checked-out. ...
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Add Publishing Pages to specfic subsites programmatically in FeatureReceiver

Currently, I have created subsites programmatically in FeatureReceiver method and have a way to create publishing pages, but they are being created on the root site. Is there a way to target a ...
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Custom Content Type always results in ArgumentException

I created a custom content type and provisioned it as a solution for SharePoint 2013 (PU March). When I create a new page in a list, bam yellow page of death. To rule out an error I created a custom ...