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Configuring asset picker for anonymous user

I am creating a public facing web site and part of the project is to allow user to pick excel file from document library for some data calculation. But the problem is whenever some anonymous user ...
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Unable to open the edit webpart menu after webpart first creation and show the webpart's properties toolpanel

The sharepoint admin team had activated the publishing features for me in order to have the content query webpart available. Since then I have been trying to add the content query webpart and any ...
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Programmatically check if an anonymous access user has permissions to open a file?

I have a requirement to programmatically display a list of documents (which could be anywhere) on a SharePoint Server 2013 publishing site. The documents are found by using the KeywordQuery class from ...
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The workflow could not update the item, possibly because one or more columns for the item require a different type of information

I am working on an EnterpriseWiki Site collection, and i define the following workflow which fires when modifying the wiki page,, where its first step is to check if the Wiki page name & title is ...
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Images not rendered in sharepoint site

We have a publishing site deployed to Internet. When we browser this site with machine name locally, we encountered below problems: There are no images appearing in site and display cross 'X', even ...
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Activate Site Publishing Features via Powershell for SharePoint 2010 throws exception

We are having trouble activating the Publishing Site Features via Powershell. The 2 features we are trying to activate are: PublishingSite PublishingWeb We are executing the following Powershell: ...
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An image added to my enterprise wiki page is automatically added inside wrong location PublishingImages/Pages/Forms/my-sub/

I am working on an Enterprise wiki site collection, and when users add images to the wiki pages, these images are going to be stored inside the following folder automatically:- ...
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Users with “Read” Permissions will not be able to see the yellow alert for pending pages

I have found this problem inside my enterprise wiki site collection. First of all inside my wiki library settings i defined the following version setting:- Which means that any user with Read ...
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How to enable the “Tags & Notes” tab inside my enterprise wiki

I am working on a publishing site of type enterprise wiki , but currently the “Tags & Notes” icon is displayed. As follow:- And it mentioned that I might not have the permission, although I am ...
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Deleting an Image inside a Wiki Page or delete the whole Wiki page , will not remove its related Images from the “Images” library

I have noted the following strange behavior inside my Publishing enterprise wiki site collection. Now by default when I create a new wiki page and I add Pictures to it, the pictures will be saved ...
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Deployed sharepoint-hosted app not accessible

I have created a sharepoint-hosted app (sharepoint 2013) and I cannot publish it. I already deployed another provider-hosted apps, the CNAME is configured an seems to work... but when I try to ...
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Can a 2013 Publishing Site be Changed to a Publishing Site with Workflow?

I created a handful of publishing subsites and added content etc... Now that I've done all that work, I'm wishing I would have created them as publishing sites with workflow. I know that typically ...
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Display list data into public facing site

I am building a publishing site with a home page that has a carousel/slider, quick links, latest news and upcoming events. The slider and links will be stored in lists that the site author can ...
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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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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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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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Managed Metadata Fields not showing up in preview mode

In our SharePoint 2013 Publishing page, managed metadata fields doesn't show in preview, they show up only in edit mode or after we publish page. Is this bug? Thanks in advance.
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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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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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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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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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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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'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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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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“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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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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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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Remote PowerShell Script

I have server 1 (application that the script) (dax-sp) and server 2 (sharepoint) (sp-sp) Script on server 1 (ScriptStart.ps1) Set-Item WSMan:\localhost\Shell\MaxMemoryPerShellMB 2000 $pwd = ...
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Custom page layout html editor borders?

I have a PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField on my page layout. When editing the page. The html editor has no borders, so it is hard to realise. How can i have borders around the html editor. Thanks
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Provisioning did not succeed: Publishing Template

I have a rather strange scenario. I upgraded from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 and assumed my permissions will pull through correct, note that I am on AD, which didn't quite work the way I ...
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SPFile.OpenBinary - Encoding Issues

I am copying some SharePoint pages from one site collection to another and I noticed that certain special characters get mangled up in the destination file. Here is an example: Source Text: Nous ...
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Publishing Pages / WCM - Good resources for implementation?

Are there any good resources available for implementing web content management using publishing pages in SharePoint 2010? I know the bits and pieces, but am looking for example implementations. I'm ...
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Managing Pages Library Inside Publishing Portal

I would like to know what is the best practice for managing the following scenario Publishing Portal with multiple authors I have defined multiple content types and added them to the Pages library ...
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Is there anyway to support item level *publishing* page edit permissions in SharePoint 2007?

So after some careful research I've discovered that SharePoint does not support item level edit permissions for publishing pages. This behavior is easily reproducible just do the following steps below ...
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PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField Rendering not working

i am using site content type RichHtmlField as Full HTML type with value = hello PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField tag in layoutpage does not render it. Instead of displaying hello. it is displaying ...
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How to create link to create a custom content type in Site Actions menu?

I am new in SP2010 and I want to ask if anyone knows how to do the following. I have made some new custom content types based in the Article page (Publishing page) and assigned new layouts to them. Is ...
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Calling a WebMethod defined in a Publishing Page Layout

I'm trying to define a WebMethod in one of my Publishing page layouts. This WebMethod is intended to be called when a user takes a specific action in an Editor Part in a Visual Web Part, however, ...
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Advanced filtering in the ContentByQueryWebPart

I have a webpartpage with two CQWPs. I want the first to show all pages for the current site, and I want the second to show all pages for the subsites of the current site. As I can see, there's no ...
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automatically show ribbon on publishing site

I have a custom publishing site (custom masterpage and custom site definition). I want ribbon automatically be shown on new sites. So the users don't have to enable it through Site Settings: So it ...
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Site Theme Error when publishing enabled?

Hoping someone can help me. This is a SharePoint 2010 Environment. When trying to click on 'site theme' in the site settings menu of one of the sub-sites in a site collection that has publishing ...
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Application Page 404 - Upgrade from 2007 to 2010

In a 2007 Publishing site developed for a client I deployed some custom pages to URL /CustomPages/Programmes.aspx (rather than application pages going in _Layout). The site custom master page was used ...
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Files are not visible in Site Content and Structure

I have a CSS and bunch of images that are not visible when using Site Content and Structure but are visible via SPD? I'm guessing something to do with ghosting? The CSS files were deployed via a ...
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Convert a basic site to a full site in SharePoint 2010?

I'm not quite sure of the best way to ask this. I have some sites that I would call basic sites (SharePoint Foundation 2010 was WSS) that have very basic functionality and then I have other sites ...
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Feed burner & RSS lists in Publishing Sites

I set up a feed burner account for my RSS feed and clicking on the link showed me a nice feed burner page with my content. However when I click any of the article links I get the following error... ...
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Suggestions for display data from a pages and document library together on the same page

I'd like to show documents and pages from the libraries of a local publishing site together on the same page. It seems the out of the box web parts only allow you to show one or the other (in ...
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Error opening default.aspx in SharePoint Designer 2007

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am using SharePoint Designer 2007 to open default.aspx under Pages sub-folder (selecting edit page layout in ...
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How to approve/publish a couple of pages together in SharePoint?

I am using SharePoint 2007 + Windows Server 2008 with SharePoint 2007's publishing portal template. I find when I edit a couple of pages, I need to check-in/publish/submit for approval/approve one ...
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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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How can use API to get all Publishing pages in the site collection using a specific Content Type?

I need to use API to return all Publishing pages using a specific content type in a publishing site. this includes querying all sites in the site collection. Can I do that with SPQuery? I am using ...
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Insert web part with H2 title instead of H3

We're inserting web parts into a publishing page and noticing that SharePoint wraps their title in H3 tags by default. Is there a way to control this? We need it to insert the title as H2, at least in ...