A list of options categories that pertain to a specific SharePoint site in a farm. These options are typically only accessible by a site administrator, and control aspects such as security, search, design and features.

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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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Term Store Management option missing in site collection settings

I don't see "Term Store Management" in site collection settings. I checked this blog post http://blog.petergerritsen.nl/2010/06/09/term-store-management-option-missing-in-site-collection-settings/ ...
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Custom Masterpage - Background image from library

I was hoping someone may be able to guide me in the right direction. I want the header in a custom master page to have a background image that can be changed by an 'owner' in a user friendly manner. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online - Missing Site Settings?

I am a Site Collection Admin, but for some reason these menu items are missing from my Site Settings menu: Web Designer Galleries Site columns Site content types Web parts List templates Themes ...
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'RootWebOnly' property of a CustomAction only works in sandboxed solutions? Why?

I have a web application scoped feature which provisions a number of site collections and subsites. The feature also contains a navigation element, which adds a new custom action group to the site ...
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In O365, is it possible to automate the Configuration of Site and System Master Pages

The question posed is as follows: Is it possible to Automate the Site configuration of Site and System Master Pages in the O365 online environment using workflow, a web service or a combination of ...
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Term Store Available from Central Administration But not from Site Collection

I created a new Managed Metadata Service. I created a new DB for it and new application pool. Everything works just fine from the Central Administration. However, once I open the Site Settings for ...
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SharePoint 2010 Current Navigation subsite not showing parent items

I have a site structure as such: [site collection] -sub 1 ----sub sub 1 --------page 1 --------page 2 ----sub sub 2 --------page 1 --------page 2 -sub 2 ----page 1 ...
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How to hide menu options for users on Site Settings page?

What is the best way to hide menu options/links on the site settings page? In particular I want to hide SharePoint Designer Settings from end users so they do not see this option. There are others I ...
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Add somthing custom to SiteSetting

I'm needing to add custome set of setting in SharePoint site collection SiteSetting. Is anyone now how can I do it?
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How can I create a new page on Site Settings page, Site collection Administration section?

How can I create a new page on Site Settings page, Site collection Administration section? I already know how to do it on central administration, but how to do it in this section for each site ...
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How to remove the item content from my alerts templete

I am working on a team site that contains an announcement list & also on an enterprise wiki site. i set a general alerts for all users to be notified when any item is added/edited/deleted . ...
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Sharepoint Groups [No Access]

I'm trying to select groups I created in Sharepoint Designer (2010). But they all say, [No Access] when I'm using the "Grant Permissions" Screen. If I add them in the regular sharepoint ...
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Can't access the 'Site Settings' page after enabling Forms Based Authentication

I've setup Forms Based Authentication on my Sharepoint site using various online tutorials. It has both FBA and Windows Authentication and everything works as expected apart from the 'Site Settings' ...
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Site master page settings page does not list all the master pages

I have created a sub site under a parent site and when I created a master page in this sub site, It is showing up in the list in "_catalog/Master pages". But when I try to change master page for this ...
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How to make top links unclickable?

Is there any way I can make the top links on the nav bar inactive? Basically I have created sites under the root such as Company Info HR Team 1 Team 2.... and under each of those there are sub ...
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Site Collection: Configure Audit Settings: Selected audited events only remain checked for a few minutes

Under Site Collection Administration -> Site Collection Audit Settings, I can enable events to audit, click OK. Then I go make changes; update a list item, delete a document, check out an item. I can ...
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Changing Home Page URL

There is a link to the home page located on the global navigation. The problem is that I would like to change the URL. I thought this could be done by going to Site Settings > Title, description ...
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Site Contents / Site Settings

Right - before this gets marked as a duplicate, I have tried numerous suggestions for my issue, none of which have been successful. Here is what I need to do: Hide Site Settings link from sprocket ...
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Finding out who modified site settings under SharePoint 2010 Enterprise

Someone today at my office went into a site collection under SharePoint, site settings, site navigation and change the navigation menu links. Is there a way to find out the name (or username) of the ...
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Using the SPPropertyBag with Custom Admin Pages in SharePoint 2010

I am looking for some tutorial/solution like is described on the website below. It is a custom settings page which is available in the site settings page with a hyperlink. ...
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Access Denied when activating features implementing SPFeatureReceiver?

We've developed several features who implement the SPFeatureReceiver interface. When trying this out in the development environment it first failed until I found this script from the MSDN: function ...
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No setting on sub-sites to inherit master page from parent of the site

I am using SharePoint 2010........... When I create a sub-site and I go to "Site Settings" there is no option that will allow me to inherit site master page from parent of the site. I have to ...
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When to use “Tree view” or when to use “Managed navigation” , if i want to be able to filter my pages using term store

Seems there are two main approaches if I want to be able to filter my wiki pages using metadata term store inside enterprise wiki site collection. First Approach. Tree View Approach is to do the ...
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Enable additional column types

I want to add Image with formatting and constraints for publishing as an additional column type. As explained in Add publishing columns, I need to click on "Settings -> Site Settings", then under ...
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Change “created date” and “created by” values for my default publishing site's welcome page, after a backup/restore

I have developed an enterprise wiki site collection inside my staging server , then I backup , restore the enterprise wiki inside my live server. But currently the created data for my welcome page is ...
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Site Navigation Setting lost in sharepoint 2013

I wanted to add some links to my top navigation bar, so I went to site setting but in site navigation setting I didn't see any box for my links. I have no idea what happened
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SharePoint 2010 Adding extension to the user interface, such as a button on a toolbar or a link on a site settings page

How to add an extension to the user interface, such as a button on a toolbar or a link on a site settings page in SharePoint 2010. I am trying add Site Actions like using Visual Studio 2010 solution ...
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SharePoint 2010: Site security

I have Site collection (http://myapp/sites/sitcol) and i have two site in that site collections i.e root site (http://myapp/sites/sitcol/) and site2 (http://myapp/sites/sitcol/site2). i have two ...
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List of sites in site collection web analytics report

The current site collection analytics report shows the number of sites per day which allows the owner to track how many new sites are appearing per day. However, I need to be able to determine the ...
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Custom theme “followed link” seem to not be applied on every link on the site

Customer don't want to see any difference between visited and not visited links on the Sharepoint site. I've set the "followed link" color to be the same as the link color, but this does not seem to ...
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SharePoint Top Link Bar Tab Color & Site Pages

I'm having a problem with the "Top Link Bar" navigation. I have a certain amount of tabs in the top link bar with Site Pages behind them. Only the first tab colors blue (the home tab). I want the ...
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Give a single map on a site specific settings to open the containing documents in the browser?

My work uses SharePoint, and I can upload files to some parts of the website. I 'own' certain folders. The general site settings are to open documents with the default file readers (i.e., outside of ...
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Hide/Remove the site contents and site settings on user site (SharePoint 2013)

How can I remove or hide the setting (add an app, site content, site setting) from the user site <MySite>, but the user must have permission to edit his/her personal information?
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Sharepoint 2013 User without “Add and Customize Pages” permission level can see Navigation Link in Site Settings Page

Users in my Sharepoint 2013 publishing site without "Add and Customize Pages" permission level can see Navigation Link in Site Settings Page. In SP10 the "Navigation" link was not visible to users ...
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Hide Navigation link Under Look and Feel is Site Settings Page

I have a new requirement for my publishing site in SharePoint 2013. I need to hide the "Navigation" Link in the Sites Settings Page based on the user permission. I need to hide the link for any user ...
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Home Page issues

I am working with Share Point 2010, I am working with v4.master page, I "hide all the quick launch menu" Recycle Bin and everything on that, I inserted an image as a layout. When I click on Site ...
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How does 'Sequence' attribute work in 'CustomAction' tag?

I am trying to understand how the custom links are ordered in Site Settings page when added via CustomAction. For this I used the below code. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Attempted to perform an unauthorized operation

Hi, When I try to add a mapping to RefinableString00, it tells me: "The settings could not be saved because of an internal error: Attempted to perform an unauthorized operation." I am working on ...
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Metadata Navigation not working elsewhere than site settings

I'm coming to a really strange behavior of SharePoint 2013 Metadata Navigation. I have set a list of terms for the top navigation, at the "root" of my site (aka the highest level of SharePoint, ...
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Follow site feature

I have disabled the site feature 'Following content' yet when I look at a person when searching for them I still see the follow option. I have disable the site feature at the site level and at the ...
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how to allow users without “”Add and Customize Pages“ permission,” to add webparts .

I am running into a problem inside my enterprise wiki site collection inside SharePoint server 2013.The problem is that contributor users are not allowed to add web parts to the web pages. and they ...
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Duplicate emails from a workflow are going to be sent when creating a new wiki page

I am working on an enterprise wiki site, and I know that when creating a new wiki page it goes through the following life cycle:- When a user clicks on add new page, and he enters the page title; a ...
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Links working on server but not remotely

so I am working for a client and they are experiencing the following problem: some of the links and functions on their site such as uploading documents, site settings, site contents and etc. are ...
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How to force showing the ribbon accross my enterprise wiki pushing site

One of the problems I am facing inside my enterprise wiki publishing site , is that the ribbon is hidden by default, and to be able to display it I need to click on the gear image, and then click on ...
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Unable to change view in content and structure

I want to access all the files checked out in a site collection, for which the best way is to do it through Ste action>>sites settings>>content and structure. I am unable to change the view to ...
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Site Navigation Settings stop responding

Me and the other interns are working away at an intranet site for our host company, and our navigation settings page has stopped working properly. As soon as the items in the danger zone are ...
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Ability to 'Hide' a site pending implementation in SharePoint 2007

All, I've a new site which has been developed on a Test Site (copy of Production) which is due to be launched / implemented on the Prodcution Site. My knowledge/ ability within SharePoint 2007 is ...
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“Page layouts and site templates” link/page is broken

I have created a new site collection based on a template (using c#) and everything goes great with one exception. I am unable to go to 'site settings' -> 'Page layouts and site templates'. After ...
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Site Welcome Page as Home Navigation menu item SharePoint 2013

I am running SharePoint 2013, and most content sits in sub-sites (accounts, sales, support etc). I would like the main page (under Site Settings, Site Welcome Page -> http://mysite/Pages/Default.aspx ...