Questions related to pages that have the publishing infrastruture activated. Mostly used in WCMS scenarios and internet-facing sites.

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When trying to edit public facing site via front end, content “closes”

If I try to edit the text via the front end on our publishing site, only when I click in a publishing html field, not in fields/columns which are single or multiple lines of text or image fields, the ...
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Customizing “Something went wrong” page by showing same header and footer as custom master page

Is there a way to customize that error page which says "Something went wrong" and then below it, it shows Correlation ID? I want this page to use the same Master Page as my Publishing site is using ...
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Variations: Propagate Lists Programmatically

I have defined variations with two Labels (source and target) I have selected "Publishing Sites and List with variations and all pages" in one of the settings. The pages are created in the target ...
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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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Problem using SharePoint 2013 Search to filter by managed property

In my SharePoint application, I have a managed metadata site column called Taxonomia and a custom content type inherited from Welcome Page that uses this column. I also have a custom page layout for ...
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SharePoint removes iframe source from content editor randomly

I have content editor web part in which I am using iframe to display data from some other site. The iframe code is pretty simple such as: <iframe ...
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SharePoint reading wrong resource file

I have a publishing site with following structure Top level site English ENSubsite Arabic ARSubsite The "Locale" in "Regional Settings" of English and ENSubsite is set ...
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Table of contents not showing sites and pages in correct order

I have a publishing site with variations on. Here's my site structure. Home English About Page1 Page2 Page3 Services ...
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Some results not being shown but others are

In my site collection there are two sub sites. In both sites there is "Pages" library. In site1, under advanced setting for "Pages" library, include in search option is ON. In site2, under ...
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File not found: Label (variation label page giving error)

Please bear with me as I have to explain. I have a publishing site with variations. English (source) Spanish (target) The site was working fine since the beginning it was created a few months ...
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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 enable publishing feature using CSOM?

How to enable site collection publishing infrastructure and site publishing features using CSOM?
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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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Modifying top navigation through CSS

How much room do I have to change the top navigation in SharePoint? I have a publishing site and I am using SharePoint's default top navigation which I have modified a little (by applying CSS) but now ...
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How modify default page library settings via feature?

I've created a custom web publishing template with a custom default page and it actually works! However, I need to customize the default Page Library that is provisioned. Settings include (but aren't ...
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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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Which Service Application Databases are Mandatory in Upgrade to 2013?

I have checked TechnNet and posted a related question but still cannot find a simple answer for this. I am upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 standard. It's a two-server farm for an internal ...
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In SharePoint 2013, adding selected webparts to a page

I have been given an interesting problem to solve. We have a publishing site in SharePoint 2013. Requirement: Every user should able to customize their home page with ease. Load available webpart ...
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Changing the Publishing New Page Default Settings using JSOM SharePoint 2013

I have a task where I need to Set the New Page Default Settings as you do at "/_layouts/15/AreaTemplateSettings.aspx" but I need to do this via JSOM. Does anyone know how to do this? The New Page ...
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Show part of body text of a blog post in publishing site

I have a publishing site, under it there is a blog sub-site. I'm showing the posts from the blog site on the publishing site using a Content Query web part. But I'm only able to show the the titles of ...
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Navigation settings not applied after save

My site is a publishing site, therefor I get the navigation setting on site settings. Update: I made an empty site, and then I activated the features for a publishing site. When I use the publishing ...
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SharePoint Pagestatus bar not appearing there is no ribbon available

I have a publishing site in SharePoint 2013. I am trying to incorporate page status bar using the following snippet function addPageStatusMessage() { SP.SOD.executeFunc("SP.js", ...
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403 access denied on site variation root

I moved a site from one server to another. Site is using variations. On new server if I open page directly for e.g. http://myserver/en/Pages/default.aspx then it opens the page but if I just go to ...
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'Publishing web' page or list?

My contributors need to create content (mainly HTML-style) to be published online. Should this be stored in a "publishing web" page or in a list (with an HTML column)? Is it a matter of choosing if ...
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Convert a Blank Site to a Team Site

I am new to Sharepoint. I created a site from a blank site but I am not sure how to convert what I created to a Team Site so that my coworkers have access to it. Please help
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publish schedule never publishes

Im testing the publishing site with workflow in 2010 and have set up a article page to be published at a certain time, however it never gets published. I have even tried to publish immediately but ...
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Complete step-by-step walk-though on Publishing portal development on SharePoint 2010?

Is there a Complete step-by-step walk-though/best practices on Publishing portal development on SharePoint 2010? As we are about to enhance the UI part of our Publishing portal.
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Publishing Portal List for news in intranet

I am new in sharepoint, and I would like to build a news section for our intranet website. I thought about using the Publishing Portal, to make less flexible to the writer, so the content will be ...
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Sharepoint 2010 site not Inheriting Master Page

I think it may be an 'Invalid MasterPage' so Sharepoint will not allow it to cascade down to other sites. The master page is applied to to New Pages though. We have turned on publishing and have ...
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Can a Sharepoint 2013 Online Publishing site be configured to have a custom domain?

Sorry if this is a basic question, but I'm a Sharepoint rookie learning as I go. So, I have built a Publishing site in Sharepoint 2013 Online, and now I want to setup a custom domain for it. My ...
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How to publish externally generated html to Sharepoint 2010?

I am generating html from a build tool ( Maven 3 ) and I want to publish the entire site generated to a Sharepoint 2010 server. I can't find any documentation or options to upload an entire site of ...
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SP 2010 Select an Asset dialog returns “Cannot display Web Part” [duplicate]

I am new to SharePoint administration, so I decided to set up a new 2010 environment using Server 2008 R2, SQL Server 2008 R2 and Sharepoint 2010 on a stand-alone machine. This will let me "play ...
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Access denied when editing a page

I have a Sharepoint publishing site and I am controlling permissions using custom permission levels. I have created a permission level for editors and one for approvers. They have all of the ...
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“Read permission” level will not allow users to see the metadata navigation tree

I have a main publishing site and 5 sub sites, and I define a metadata navigation tree as shown below. But all the users that have the “Read permission” level will not be able to see this tree as ...
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How external users can access the SharePoint application in case the SharePoint is connected to our company active directory

I have created a Publishing Web application and I have specified that SharePoint is connected to our company Active Directory. Now all our employees are able to login to the SharePoint publishing site ...
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How to make pages available to public while in pending status?

I notice that pages with pending status become unavailable for viewing to the public. Is there a way to make sure the page is always available to the public? I would like the previous published ...
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STS is Publishing site?

I want to ask a very simple question. Is STS a publishing site ? Is BDR#0 a Publishing site ?
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Best Approach to manage permissions for my parent and its sub sites

I have a parent site and 5 sub sites. Any user who can read any of the sub site should be able to read the parent site. But certain users can edit the parent site and specific sub sites.Currently my ...
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Assign unique permision on the Page level

I have the following inside my publishing site:- 5 enterprise Wikis sub sites. For each sub-site I have defined unique security groups on who can read, contribute, have full control on each such sub ...
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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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What is the best approach if I want external customers to be able to read certain wiki Pages inside my Publishing Site

I have implemented the following:- A Publishing site which include 5 Enterprise Wikis sub sites. Currently this publishing site is linked to our company active directory, and only internal users are ...
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Metadata Navigation Tree will redirect to a document library instead of to a Wiki Library

I have added the following to my EnterpriseWiki.aspx page layout:- <asp:Content id="Content1" runat="server" contentplaceholderid="PlaceHolderLeftActions"> <wssuc:MetadataNavTree id="mdnt" ...
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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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Comparing two versions of a Wiki Pages will not highlight the text added

I tried to compare two versions of a Wiki article ; but I have noticed that if there is a text added to a new version, it will not be visible to the user unless he move the cursor over it (where it ...
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Design decision (Site collection Vs Subsites) to take when creating new SharePoint web application

Basically I want to build a knowledge based library for our company. The general requirements are as follow:- Each department need to store their documents and procedures as Wikis inside SharePoint. ...
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2013 - How come I do not see the suite links on my site?

I have created a new publishing site in SharePoint Server 2013 and there are no Suite Links (Newsfeed, SkyDrive, Sites) in the Suite Links bar. Is there some feature I need to enable to get them to ...
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Public internet website - Can it be done in SharePoint Online

We're currently creating a new public website, but can't really figure out if we need to go with a full onpremise / azure insatallation of SharePoint server 2013, or if we can simply use SharePoint ...
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Have FBA users visible (via people picker) to a non-FBA site

I have a publishing site collection extended into two zones: Zone1: (default zone, win auth only- internal users) Zone2: (internet zone, fba only- external users) I want zone1 users to be able to ...
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Creating a Categories term store to manage my Wiki Pages Vs creating multiple wikis sub-sites

I want to create a publishing site which have enterprise wiki to store and manage internal procedures for our company, so I find that there are two different approaches which I can follow to organize ...
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Best practices for sharepoint 2013 publishing sites

I have enough experience with sp development, webparts, list features, event receivers etc. However I dont have experiece with publishing sites, how do they work and what are the best practices to ...