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

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How to add data sheet to a SharePoint web page?

I am using SharePoint 2007 + Windows Server 2008 with SharePoint 2007's publishing portal template. I want to add Excel style data sheet to a web page, could anyone show me how? More details, For ...
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How to change the Publishing Hyperlink icon image

Is it possible to change the default images SharePoint 2010 Server uses to show next to the Publishing Hyperlink column type? This is enabled via the "Display link with icon" checkbox in the dialog ...
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Is there a maximum number of entries for the Navigation Editing and Sorting control?

Is there an upper limit to the number of item that are displayed in the Navigation Editing and Sorting control in the ‘Site Navigation Settings’ page? I have 49 items in the global Navigation and 54 ...
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<View> (ListViewWebPart) from within publishing page in feature

This is in the context of MOSS 2007. I have a custom site definition. Currently in ONET.xml we have the following Module: <View ...
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Convert SPD Based site to use Features / Solutions

I've inherited the maintenance and development of a client's MOSS 2007 website. The website has been maintained via SharePoint Designer since it's launch. We do actually have copies of some feature ...
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How to filter a list on SharePoint

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I have defined a custom ...
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Missing “People and Groups” List Settings menu

We have a fairly large public facing publishing site in which we've just noticed that the "Settings" menu is missing from the "People and Groups: All People" menu. I'm not sure how long it's been gone ...
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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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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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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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SharePoint 2010 custom publishing page not displaying as expected in Edit Mode

I have a SharePoint 2010 publishing site with all publishing features enabled. If I create an OOTB article page, my edit page experience looks like this: However, when I edit my custom publishing ...
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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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Customizing Publishing Approval WorkFlow

I am using Sharepoint 2010 publishing site and trying to customize Publishing Approval workflow. Using Designer to customize publishing approval workflow. Is there any way to skip/bypass initiation ...
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“Attempted to read or write protected memory” exception

We ran into this error while trying to open the page /_catalogs/masterpage/Forms/AllItems.aspx. I'd been attempting to approve a page layout that I'd just updated and checked in a major version. By ...
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Find Out Welcome Page via SharePoint Web Services

Does anybody know if/how it is possible to retrieve a SharePoint site's Welcome Page via the built-in Web Services? This is for both 2007/2010.
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302 Redirects and Search Engine Optimization

We're trying to improve our search engine ranking (in Google basically). One of the points raised that could be a problem is the 302 redirect performed when a user hits the site from a search engine ...
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Retrieve using CAML the currently published version of a document

I want retrieve the currently published version of a document from a document library using CAML. Can anyone tell me how I can achieve this? I need it to get the currently published version ...
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Turning off Content Approval for an entire site collection - Once

I'd like to turn off Content Approval, for all libraries, (Page, Document, Images) once, at a Site Collection level and, hopefully, it will be automatically set across the entire site collection. ...
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Document Centre in Sharepoint 2010 Publishing Site

When I try to create a new sub site from a Publishing Site Collection, the only options I get are: Publishing Site Enterprise Wiki I want to create a "Document Centre" site definition within this ...
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Publishing Web Controls and CustomTemplate

I have the following tag: <PublishingWebControls:RichLinkField FieldName="Buy_x0020_Now_x0020_Link" runat="server"> I want to have a custom rendering template for it as I need to emit the ...
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Globally Enabling/Disabling HTML Editor Options

I know it is possible to set options on the Publishing Field HTML Editor, such as the allowance of Fonts, Images etc. However, from what I've read, it seems these can only be applied per control. Is ...
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Publish content from a subsite to the parent

I'm trying to work out if I can publish page content from a subsite upto the parent site. I want departments to have their own subsite where the manager can enter what's happening on the department ...
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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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Managing my user permissions for my Publishing site  enterprise wiki

I have created 5 separate enterprise wiki sites, which can be accessed using the following URLs:- …Wiki/HrManuals ..Wiki/SalesManuals ..Wiki/TechnicalManuals ..Wiki/legalManuals Now I need to ...
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Navigation of sitecollection outside the current site collection context

I have an application which has multiple site collections. For the business requirements I need to show the navigation of a site collection outside the context of current site collection. for e.g. The ...
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Extend SharePoint Calendar

Context: We are trying to do Event Management module to be part of SharePoint multilingual publishing website by capitalizing on the capabilities of SharePoint calendar. The event as a business ...
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MultipleLookupField validation errors when publishing a page

Whenever I try to publish a page that contains a MultipleLookupField I get the error You must fill out all required properties before completing this action. My setup is very simple I am using ...
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Converting a Publishing Page site template to a WSS-compatible template

I am in the process of determining whether a couple of sites can be moved from a full MOSS server to a free WSS server. The current process has been to turn off all known MOSS-only features, export ...
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What could be causing an unexpected error when trying to edit a root folder name? [closed]

I am using sharepoint 2010 publishing site. When I go to the gui part of sharepoint 2010(allitem.aspx) and go to one of my libraries, check a folder, go to the ribbon and hit edit properties and try ...
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SharePoint user control deployment issue

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008. I am using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I am new to SharePoint user control development and deployment. I am learning from, ...
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Hide list column name

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I am using Insert Data View function from SharePoint Designer 2007 to ...
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how to add a WebPart to all pages in a SharePoint site?

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I want to know how to add ...
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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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Sharing page content between sites

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise + Publishing portal template + Windows Server 2008. In the default web site of publishing portal, there is a "Press Release" subsite. I have create another site ...
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Call event after document library created

I have kofax export connector which will create document library in run time. I have create my Document set pro-grammatically. I wanted to add my document set to the document library which is created ...
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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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What does “webs” refer to?

Just a quick question on terminology... Reading around the web on SharePoint I see a lot of people refering to "webs", but can't seem to find a description of what that refers to. Based on the ...
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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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How to add picture to a SharePoint list?

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise + Publishing portal template + Windows Server 2008. I want to add a list with two columns, one column displays picture, and the other column displayes rich text. ...
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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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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 ...
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Get list of items awaiting publishing in web site

Is it possible to get a list of all items (list items, publishing pages, library items) that are checked out and not published yet? We've noticed that if we use the content deployment feature in ...
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Separating “Navigation Title” from “Page Title” on an Internet Site

I am involved in a SEO(Search Engine Optimization) project for a SharePoint 2010 Publishing Site. One optimization that we want to make is to improve the content of our html title elements. Currently, ...
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how to add C# code in default.aspx in SharePoint

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I want to add some C# code to default.aspx (more details, adding some ...
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How to set anonymous user as a specific user

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I am wondering whether SharePoint has any means to set an anonymous ...
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Browsing a SharePoint publishing page returns a 404 error message

I've changed the master page on a publish site collection. When I browsed back to the start site to check the new master page the browser just returned a 404 error, telling me that the page could not ...
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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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Folders in Pages Library or Sub-sites?

I need a 5-6 level deep structure (hierarchy) in a publishing portal. Which way to choose is best practice. Creating publishing sites and sub-sites for each level? (Disadvantage of this: There are ...
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How to create a WSP file without using wspbuilder for Site Definition

I have a folder with following structure, I wonder how can I create a wsp file for it, and it deploy the site definition for me, structure - XML - -> ONET.xml - default.aspx - ...
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Icon doesn't show for Publishing Hyperlink

I've got a list with a Publishing Hyperlink column. A couple of the records point to PDFs, and I've tried checking the "Display icon" checkbox. No matter how many times I check the box, it shows it as ...