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

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2013 Publishing Site Template Creation Tutorials or Help?

I'm working on a (my first 2013) Publishing site and am trying to find information or a tutorial on how to add the controls to a custom template. For example, I downloaded the free ShareBoot Template ...
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Sharepoint 2010 public facing site - do i need the ribbon?

I am implementing a custom design using the Zurb Foundation library. If I don't include the ribbon on the front end will the content author be able to edit content pages using SP Designer?
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Remove Alphabetical Order my top menu bar in Sharepoint Foundation 2010

I am new to both this blog and sharepoint fundation 2010.'m Currently starting to work with this program but since I'm taking the thread. my problem is to create a drop down menu bar upper succeeded ...
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SharePoint 2013: Reader cannot access draft pages

A person having reader access cannot access a page which has a minor version(a page in draft). It gives an error: "Item does not exist. It may have been deleted by another user." This page is ...
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Create Publishing Web Exception: “PublishingPageStatusIndicator.AppendTranslationStatus”

When creating a Publishing child/sub-Web (but not a grandchild/sub-sub-web), we get the following strange error. Line 125201: 07/03/2014 12:07:55.56 w3wp.exe (0x253C) ...
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online product catalog

I am looking at building a online product catalog with SharePoint 2010. I have poked around but I cannot seem to find any information, at least with SP2010. Any pointers on where to start? Many ...
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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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Changing the <title> display in a Enterprise Wiki Publishing Site

I'm trying to change the way a <title> displays. Currently it just displays the page name in most cases "Home". What I would like it to look like is "Site Collection Name - Page Name" It seems ...
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How to display last major version to authors

We have a unique requirement where customer wants their authors to browse the publishing site as-if they are read-only users. Additional Notes: We do NOT have separate STAGING and PRODUCTION farms. ...
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What are the factors that govern the dicission of whether to choose publishing or collaboration (teamsite) template for new site collection?

I would like to know the factors that govern the dicission of whether to choose publishing or collaboration (teamsite) template for new site collection? Your answer can be in form of points for each ...
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Rules of thumb for when to use a site, a subsite, or a site collection?

I am developing a company website/portal in SharePoint, and am trying to figure out the best way to organise it into site collections, sites and subsites -- I'm confused by the terminology I think. ...
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Sharepoint 2010 intranet - publishing site best option?

I am building a SharePoint 2010 intranet which needs a completely custom, responsive home page and sections (landing page and sub pages) for each of the departments in the organisation. The pages will ...
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how do i control the size of the background image?

I uploaded a background image with the the "Change the look" option in site settings. It's a small image, but now it's being stretched to the entire window. Is there a way i can control how big the ...
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Problem with Team Collaboration in Publishing site

My problem with collaboration with my team members is that, when I Edit the page my team collaborator cann't get the and edit it( it Tell that i Checkout the page) and me i doesn't checkit out, so my ...
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Conditionally hiding fields on publishing pages

Is it possible to hide some publishing fields on page layouts based on page content type field values? For example, if some field named Show Main Image is not set to true, I don't want to show Main ...
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System master page is assigned to all pages, and site master pages has no effect

I am building a publishing site in SharePoint 2010, but I have get in troubles when I choose a masterpage: I have to choose the same masterpage to back-end pages and to site pages. I know that I can ...
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AspMenu Has Different Behavior On Publishing & Non-Publishing Pages

Why would a <SharePoint:AspMenu> control behave one way on publishing pages & another way on non-publishing pages? I have a custom master page on a publishing site. I would like to remove ...
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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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Why doesnt any change to the masterpage effect the default landing page of publishing portal?

We are using seattle.master. After creating a publishing portal site colelction, we modified the masterpage and added text 'test' right after starting body tag. However, it wont appear in the default ...
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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 add list to a new created page

I am adding a new publishing page in c#, how can I add listview webpart to this specific page now? PublishingPage page = null; page = publishingPageCollection.Add("NewPage1" + ".aspx", ...
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Publishing content to another farm in SharePoint 2013

We have 2 farms. (1:Internal users ; 2:External Clients). Internal users will author excel files on their own farm and then should be able to publish them to the other farm. I am completely new to ...
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What happens when we activate the SharePoint publishing feature?

We have created SharePoint site using the team site template. Does the site become a publishing site template if we activate the publishing feature? What happens when we activate the publishing ...
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SP2013: The link “Publish” is not working after I checked in a page

I am using sp2013. I have the OOTB pages list. When users add a new item they can save it and check it in. After you check the page in you see a yellow block with a message to publish the page. When I ...
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Styling a 2010 publishing site using a feature - Not enough information to determine a list for module

I've got a site collection which currently only has one web site (the root web). The styling comes in a Site level feature with a few modules to deploy the master page, the CSS, and other resources, ...
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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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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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How to Unpublish a whole site in SharePoint 2010?

I have an About Us section and three pages added in this sectino. Now i want to unpublished complete About Us section in SharePoint 2010. Can anybody Please help me? Thanks
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“Add a Page” option missing from menu

I have a user who is part of "Contribute" group. But when that user clicks on the wheel icon on top, then no "Add a Page" option is shown, although "Edit page" option is available. Even if I give ...
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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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Publisshing site, Display web part on every page

I am building a publishing site for an Intranet. Every page in my site has a contacts section right under the left navigation, content by query web part is used to fetch data from a SharePoint generic ...
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Publishing Image Always Null in Code

I'm building a web part that outputs fields from child site welcome pages. I use publishing images to allow users to select the background images from a library. Whenever I attempt to get the images ...
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Entity (External Content Type) cannot be found with Namespace = 'http://server1', Name = 'user_information'

I restored site collection backup from one farm to another. I am displaying data from this content type on one of my publishing site page. I had already created this external content type before ...
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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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List does not exist - My Alerts on this Site->Add Alerts

When I try to access the URL - http://sample.url.com/sites/SiteColl/SPE/_layouts/SubChoos.aspx, it throws the below error however it is working for the other subsites 12/06/2011 16:08:45.59 ...
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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 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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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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“Expires” caching headers for static content in _layouts and the Style Library

Is it possible to set Expires caching headers for static content in _layouts and the Style Library? Currently, each page request generates about 100 requests for static content like CSS, images and ...
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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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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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Redirect a user after submitting an InfoPath form

I made a custom list in SharePoint and then created an InfoPath form based on that list. I created a new page in my SharePoint publishing site and added an InfoPath Form Web Part that looked at my ...
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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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Publishing Site “Save site as template”

How to save site as template for a Publishing Site? I do not understand how this is done.
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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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Get list of all publishing pages checked out

For a specific SharePoint 2010 web site, is there a way to get a list of all publishing pages (Pages library) items that are checked out regardless of how many subfolders deep they are located? ...
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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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“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 ...