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

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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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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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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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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 ...
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How to send automatic email/s to the approve/s of content on my enterprise wiki

I have created a publishing site which contain enterprise wiki and for some sites I define that I contents require approval before being published. Currently the new wiki article will not be published ...
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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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My link keeps turning into a span tag

Every time I try to insert an tag, either by pasting in the HTML from Dreamweaver, or inserting it directly using SharePoint's HTML editor, as soon as I hit the "check in" button, the tags on each ...
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How to display customized navigation on website?

I have a publishing site with two languages: English Arabic These sites have the following pages: English - Home - About Us Arabic - منزل - حول بنا I want to display navigation on top ...
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Anonymous access problem on multi-lingual website

I created a new publishing site with anonymous access enabled and it was working fine. Then I made it multi lingual by making English and Arabic versions. You know by going to "Language Settings" and ...
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New page missing from Arabic website (available in English site)

I have a multi language site as follows: English (default) Arabic I can open home page of both sites. Then I create a new page "test.aspx" from the Page library. This page is available on English ...
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How to change site from Team Site to Publishing Site?

I am developing a website that needs branding. It will have my own logo, color scheme, menu, images e.t.c. As far as I have understood, to make such a website, I need to create the site as "Publishing ...
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Why I see only the publish web template when I click on new site?

I have a sharepoint 2010 portal. The site collection is from the site template "publishing site". When I would like to create a subsite I see the popup with the web templates. I see only 1 template ...
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Why is the ribbon different for users with the same permissions?

I have a published site. I have given 2 users Read permissions to that site. On user can see the browse and page tabs (tho most options are disable {like the should be}), the other user does not ...
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What happens when I deactivate a publishiing feature?

I am kind of a newbie to sharepoint... I have a site where the publishing feature was turned on. There are no file under Pages All web pages are under Site Pages. I have files under documents and ...
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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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Create 3-4 editable Pages in sharepoint

I want to create SharePoint Site with simple 3-4 Pages that is like Homepage,About Us,Contact Us and Products. User/Owner Should Login in site and can Change the contents of these pages. My ...
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Stop hover with navigation to just display links

I'm somewhat new to developing with SharePoint, so sorry if this is painfully obvious and I'm totally missing something. I have a publishing site that I'm working on, and I need to tweak the ...
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Difference between Publishing Master Page and Standard Master Page

In SharePoint Designer, you can create a new Master Page or a new Publishing Master Page from Content Type. So what is the difference between a Master Page with a Content type of "Publishing Master ...
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Sharepoint 2013 add css in a page layout

I'm trying to add my custom CSS file in my sharepoint 2013 page layout. I add it with the link tag or with CSSRegistration and when the page is rendered, the css does not appear in the source. Also I ...
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Use a webpart throughtout the site

Is it possible to use a webpart, f.x. a list of news on all sites, f.x. in a right column? The webpart will only be created once and then "copied" to all other sub-/sites.?
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quick launch items missing

For some reason the Quick Launch Items has gone missing from my custom masterpage and I am not sure hwo to get them back... The code for my Quick Launch: <Sharepoint:SPNavigationManager ...