Set of features used in publishing sites and pages.

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What would cause a sharepoint publishing page to display a “Lorem ipsum”?

I've created a publishing page, placed a custom web part on in and published it. When I try to navigate to it I see this text instead of the content: Page Content field value. Lorem ipsum dolor ...
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Are there any problems with enabling Publishing Features on a Team Site?

I have a team site that we created for our department to use. It has a custom master page that we built. I want every subsite to use that same master page. I found that when I enable Publishing ...
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How do I make a custom publish button for a page and make it do the same as the ribbon publish button?

How do I make a custom publish button for a page and make it do the same as the ribbon publish button? We have a request from the customer to make a simple page that should have a custom publish ...
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Files in feature won't update when marked with GhostableInLibrary

Having an issue updating files with a feature. This is for custom branding. here is a sample of the elements.xml file. If I add a new file, it will provision fine, but any changes to existing files ...
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What is publishing Site or Page and why do we need it?

Article found on this but not in plain English. Anyone else wants to give it a shot with plain (non-lawyer version) English.
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How do I apply master page changes to all subsites in SharePoint 2013?

I realize similar questions have been asked, but master pages have changed somwehwat in SharePoint Server 2013, and this is actually several questions in one. I've read lots and lots of articles, and ...
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How can I tell if a document is 'being published'?

I need to use the relevant event receiver to tell if a document is being published, is this possible? I will settle for has 'just been published' - i.e. I have no preference between itemupdating and ...
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404 HTTP Module causes an authentication popup in Manage Content & Structure page

We build an HTTP Module to handle 404 errors on a public SharePoint 2010 project. We found the new functionality in SharePoint 2010 that sets the FileNotFound property of the Web Application very ...
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Subsite not inheriting master page from parent until manual intervention

I have a SharePoint 2013 publishing site collection that has a custom master page for look and feel. I created a site template (also a publishing site) that inherits the master page from the parent. ...
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Provisioning Publishing Page Content using a Feature

I'm provisioning a bunch of Publishing pages using a feature, using the template redirection technique. <Module Name="Page-Not-Found" Url="$Resources:cmscore,List_Pages_UrlName;"> <File ...
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What is the recommended approach to update page layout

I have an intranet publishing portal with web-templates and custom page layout. I get requirement to update page layouts and the way I have been pushing any changes to page layout is Updating ...
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SharePoint output page cache always re-created / Rendered using cache profile debugging info " Time always changes

This issue has been isolated to "old" content that was published prior to activating the output cache profile. New content (post cache activation) is not suffering from this. I have a SharePoint 2010 ...
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Restrict person picker to one person.

I am an IT intern and fairly new to SharePoint/InfoPath. I am working on a form that has already been published to a SharePoint list and I was told to make it so that the person/group picker ...
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How do you allow Content Authors to add Javascript to a Publishing Page?

We have an internet-facing, SharePoint 2010, Publishing Site. The content authors that maintain the site are JavaScript savvy web designers. They would like to be able to add JavaScript to publishing ...
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OnPublish and OnUnpublish equivalent events?

I have an aggregated display of Publishing Pages based on an expensive query which includes permissions, page location, page content type and publishing state, which means I'm caching the results of ...
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Design Manager Doesn't Appear

I want to publish my custom masterpage. I clicked Site Settings but Design Manager doesn't appear under menu of "Look and Feel". How can I do appear this option?
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Activating Publishing Feature breaks because of custom Master?

This issue is related to this post. I get an error message when the publishing feature is activated on sites of certain types. This means that I also get an error message when I create certain sites ...
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Do updates to page layouts reflect on current pages?

I am working on a 2010 Publishing site. We have a bunch of pages tha are based off of a layout that controls news stories. We have made the change in the layout which is just adding some additional ...
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New site columns are not being completely propagated to a content type in a site collection

We're working on a SharePoint 2010 publishing site that has been deployed to our client's environment. We need to add 5 new site columns and add them to one of the content types (that's based on ...
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Removing Orphaned WebParts via PowerShell - CheckIn/CheckOut Requirement Loop

A client migrated from 2007 to 2010 doing a database detach/reattach without checking the database for orphaned objects first. I whipped up a PowerShell script to programmatically remove orphaned ...
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Pretty url in SharePoint

The url's on our intranet are pretty, i.e. http://intranet/test, but we want to show full path of the page, like this http://intranet/test/default.aspx I don't know why we get pretty url and have ...
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More than one Pages library?

We have requirements where we need to add multiple pages libraries on a site, but this seems impossible to do via both the GUI and code. Is it all possible / supported ?
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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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Should Publishing infrastructure be enabled in all site collections?

Would there be drawbacks in enabling publishing for site collections by default (in on-premises SP2013)? I would be interested in a generic answer but in our example we would have several thousands ...
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Activating and deactivating publishing feature breaks SP2010 wikis?

I have created an Enterprise Wiki site on SharePoint 2010. I have added some pages to the wiki - that worked fine. By default, it seems that an Enterprise Wiki has publishing turned off. If I ...
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How to put web parts on publishing pages?

Scenario: On a intranet page there is several site verticals (hierarchies) (e.g products and services). Now I want for each site to have a familiar welcome page. How is it best to put web parts on ...
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ClientContext in provider hosted app

I have developed the Provider hosted app. Using two way. I have create Self Signed certificate and created app using that. When I run the app from Visual Studio it runs perfectly. After that I ...
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Do you activate collaboration features on publishing sites?

I have a client with a publishing site. They want to add News and Events to the site. Would you create another document library with a content type derived from Pages? Or would you enable the ...
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Can't activate Publishing Feature

On some sites I get the following error when trying to activate the publishing feature. Event log message was: 'Failed to initialize some site properties for Web at Url: 'http://intranet/social'. ...
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Provisioning did not succeed. Failed to create pages library

I have a client who are trying to create new sub sites in site collections. If they use the publishing site template or if they create a team site and try activate the publishing feature it will ...
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“Publishing Portal” vs a “Publishing Site with Workflows”

I am creating a new site and the business hasn't requested anything specific for publishing with workflow needs, so at the moment the default top level site is a Team Site. What is the best practice ...
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Migrating changes from development site to staging site without doing a content database backup and restore

I wanted to find out the best practice to migrate changes from a development site to staging or production site. I think there should be a better way than backing up the content database on ...
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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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Error on save a project in Project Server 2013

When I save the information for a project I get the success message, but in the "Manage queued jobs" page I get this error log to checkin workflow: Geral Queue: GeneralQueueJobFailed ...
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Open Quick Launch link in new window (CSOM)

How to add a link opening in a new window/tab to the quick launch menu using CSOM? There is some discussion about the server-side here and here but they are dealing with the Properties collection of ...
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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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GetPublishingPages using the DefaultView?

I'm pulling a list of pages from a PublishingWeb like so ... PublishingWeb pubWeb = PublishingWeb.GetPublishingWeb(elevatedWeb); foreach (PublishingPage page in pubWeb.GetPublishingPages()) { ...
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Value of Hyperlink Field in Page Layout

I'm making a Page Layout in SharePoint Designer 2010. I have, as part of the content type for this Page Layout, a field of type Hyperlink. I want to use the "Description" and actual URL stored in ...
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Search in List view on publishing page layout

UPDATE after trying the OOTB list app: I have a strange issue with placing a list view web part on a publishing page layout. The searchbox is displaying, but when I search it does not load any ...
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How do I approve & publish a folder and everything inside it?

How do I approve & publish a folder so that everything inside of it is published and live? Please post a screencast
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Hit Counter for List Item

I am working on custom solution that works like a blog. I have a list that contains articles, and I have publishing page that takes the list item id in the URL and query the list to display it. Now I ...
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Search Center Master Page issue

I am working with a SharePoint 2010 Publishing site and need some help on some issues I am having as it relates to Search. First, we are directing search results to a standard Sharepoint Search ...
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Does deactivating and reactivating the SharePoint Publishing features cause data loss?

In a SharePoint 2010 Site Collection and in its Subsites the SharePoint Publishing Features are enabled: SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure Feature (Site Collection Level) SharePoint Server ...
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Search for unpublished documents

We are using SharePoint 2010 Standard. We have a site collection that is setup with publishing features turned on. I need search to index and serve minor (unpublished) versions as well as published ...
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How to add content to Content Editor Webpart programatically?

So I have the standard Content Editor Webpart (MSContentEditor.dwp). The title i can set via webPart.Title (MSDN). I can't find any property where I would set the content editor's content. I ...
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Invalid field name. {9da97a8a-1da5-4a77-98d3-4bc10456e700} /Pages

I have a publishing web. When I try to create add new page I am getting the error Invalid field name. {9da97a8a-1da5-4a77-98d3-4bc10456e700} /Pages" This is pointing to Pages Library. Please ...
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How do I created a Column of Type Publishing HTML that uses template RichHTMLField?

When I create a Site Column of Type Publishing HTML it becomes a NoteField. When I look at a system generated Site Column called Page Content, it is also of type Publishing HTMl however it gets ...
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What are the considerations with removing groups and permission levels added by SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure

I'm trying to decide how to handle requirements I have for removing security groups and permission levels that are added by activating the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure (SSPI) feature ...
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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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Why is default ScheduledItem StartDate a 'weird' value?

If you create a new ScheduledItem object and look at the StartDate - it's 1/1/1990 - why? This has just caught me out when trying to evaluate whether the dates have been set or whether they're, what I ...