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 get current URL in SharePoint?

I am using SharePoint 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 am using left navigation ...
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SharePoint publishing portal v.s. collaboration portal

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I want to develop a portal application with login function (logged-in user could have more function to use on the ...
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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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Managing Microsoft documents inside SharePoint document library will behave differently according to the browser vender

I have a Document library inside my publishing site collection. now when the users clicks on any MS office documents inside the document library they will get different behaviors based on the browser ...
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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Any idea how I can set an alert to warn site owner if content is out of date?
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Creating a site definition

We have some 30+ departmental sites that need to be created for our intranet on SharePoint 2010 and are looking for ways to accelerate this process. One method suggested has been to use a standardized ...
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Problem applying content type bindings to an es-ES site definition

I'm building a publishing site which will support the following cultures: de-DE (1031) en-US (1033) es-ES (3082) fr-FR (1036) it-IT (1040) ja-JP (1041) ru-RU (1049) zh-CHS (2052) I can create an ...
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Dynamic Master Pages

Has anyone ever managed to implement dynamic master pages on a publishing site? Something along the lines of the master page switching automatically depending the referrer or some other passed ...
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How to disable “allow xxx to run 'microsoft office'”?

I have a publishing site on SP 2013. When viewed with Firefox, users get a message: Allow site.xzy.com to run "Microsoft Office? How do I disable this? I thought this was the "client ...
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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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Where is the SharePoint object cache stored??

We have experienced a strange issue in SharePoint. We backed-up and restored a site collection from WebApp1 to WebApp2 and both the site collections have Publishing Features activated (BLOB CACHE was ...
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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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Run Inline ASP code on a Published Master Page

I'd like to use the SPUtility.MakeBrowserCacheSafeLayoutsUrl method in my published master page (used in a publishing site) in order to force SharePoint to stop caching my JavaScript and CSS files. ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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how can i know the wiki pages that are referencing a document inside my enterprise wiki site collection

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection and I have two libraries; “Page” which contain the html wiki pages & “Documents” which contain uploaded documents. Now on some wiki pages users ...
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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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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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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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Default page of custom site template with SharePoint Server Publishing feature

I created a custom site template for Sharepoint 2010. In this template is automatically activated SharePoint Server Publishing feature by this code in onet.xml: <WebFeatures> <Feature ...
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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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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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How to display extra columns (created by, created date , version) for my wiki page inside the default EnterPriseWiki page layout

I am working on an EnterpriseWiki site collection, and I want to add extra fields to the default enterprisewiki.aspx page layout which are (Created By, Created date & Version fields). So I did the ...
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How to change the Pending warning message

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, and for the versioning setting i defined that the content requires approval, and any user can see the pending pages. so when users add/edit a wiki ...
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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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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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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 ...