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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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543 views

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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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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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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1answer
141 views

Making Publishing Image in Page Layout Required

How can I make the publishing Image in PageLayout Required?
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Possible to add more than one Page Content area on a publishing page layout?

I'm building a new page layout in SPD10, and I've run into a question. Is it possible to have more than one page content area on a publishing page? I've tried adding more than one and it doesn't ...
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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 ...
2
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2answers
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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 ...
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1answer
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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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Adding PublishingPageLayout to file via REST-api

I am adding a file with the REST-API: http://hostname/sites/site/news/_api/Web/GetFolderByServerRelativeUrl('/sites/site/news/Pages')/Files/add(url='new.aspx',overwrite=true) How can I additionally ...
2
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Full control user can add Page Layout to top level site but not the sublevel site

Has anyone seen the problem that we can add page layout to the top level site but not the sublevel site? I've got the following behaviors: In the "Site Settings" the "Master pages and page ...
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1answer
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Site owner permissions are not allowing user to view unpublished pages

I'm running into somewhat of an odd issue. All of my site collections have been created as Blank Sites, and I've enabled features as required. One of the features that's been enabled on every site ...
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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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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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1answer
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InfoPath 2010 as Internet facing form

I have seen a lot of examples of infoPath forms being built and deployed to a team site or some other internal structure but I haven't seen any examples of forms being deployed to anonymous users as ...
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How can I rename Page Layouts without having to manually reset content pages using those layouts?

I need to rename a bunch of Page layouts and Master Pages without having to re-set the Page Layout to each content page that is using those layouts. For example: I have two page layouts - ...
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1answer
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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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Import Summary Links Collection

I am trying to insert summary links into a custom content type. PublishingPage newPage = publishingWeb.GetPublishingPages().Add(filename, layout); newPage.Title = page.NewPage.Title; ...
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Changing PerformancePoint Dashboard page to be Publishing Page?

Is there any way to make the PerformancePoint Dashboard page (the page where you can see your charts, scorecards etc.) to a publishing page. Currently I believe its a web part page and my CSS is not ...
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How to override Ribbon Save Button functionality for a specific page layout?

Is there a way to override Ribbon Save Button functionality in publishing page of specific page layout? My intention is not to override it for all publishing pages but to limit it to specific page ...
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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 there a way to easily organise content in a Publishing site?

Does anyone know of a good solution for allowing a non-technical user to easily organise the content within a SharePoint publishing site? I'm thinking of content that is organised into sections, ...
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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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Publish Tab not visible

I have a Sharepoint Portal with "Sharepoint Server Publishing" feature activated at site collection level. I have few pages in subsite and some page have "Page" and "publish" tabs and for some pages I ...