SharePoint site templates are pre-built definitions designed around a particular business need. You can use these templates as they are to create your own SharePoint site and then customize the site as much as you like. You’re probably familiar with the default site templates, like Team Site, Blog ...

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Site Provisioning using SharePoint-hosted or Provider-hosted?

I have been reading the OfficeDevPnP for best practices on how to create Site Templates. The best practices recommend to use Remote Provisioning using Provider-Hosted App to create Custom Sites ...
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Can Site Templates be updated in SharePoint 2013?

I`ve created a published site in SharePoint 2013 using a customized Site Template (name: abc.wsp) and its working fine. As per additional business requirement, need to update the existing site ...
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Import Site Template from Sharepoint 2013 not working in SharePoint Online

Error: "This page is not using a valid page layout. To correct the problem, edit page settings and select a valid page layout." Site template works fine if accessed on SharePoint 2013 server. Please ...
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Can calculated columns be exported, if site saved as a template?

I've created 10 different Calculated columns in various lists in SharePoint 2013 site. I am planning to save the site as a template for future reuse. Please let me know is there any limitation for ...
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Upgrading Site Templates in the Solution Gallery

How do I use the Upgrade button in the solutions gallery for a site template I've created? The word "upgrade" is forever associated with migration from 2010 to 2013, but unable to find prompt ...
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Will updating the Publish Template,modifies the existing site created based on the same template?

Will changing the Publish Template content, makes changes to site created using the same template in the past? Environment: SharePoint 2013 I have created a SharePoint 2013 based publish website ...
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Adding custom template on a not English site collection

Has anyone experience with adding a custom template to a Site Collection in another language except English? I tried in English and it worked fine. $Siteurl = "http://myserver/sites/...
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can i make standard wiki pages the default in an enterprise wiki site

so I have a subsite that I am working with and it was created (not by me) using the publishing enterprise wiki template. The issue that I have with this is that when I select "add a page" from the ...
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changing subsite template type

I have a subsite in SharePoint that was originally created as a Publishing Enterprise Wiki. The problem with this is that all of the new pages added to the site are wiki pages, which in not ideal. As ...
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How to inherit parent site look and feel on my Team Site

I have created a subsite but now I want to inherit the look and feel theme from my parent site all the radio button are disabled under Setting >> Site Settings >> Master Pages .Is there a way I can ...
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New SharePoint sub-site is rendering incorrectly

When I am moving a site template from our test SharePoint 2013 instance to our production SharePoint 2013 instance, the site renders incorrectly. It almost appears as if a mobile device is trying to ...
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Creating a site collection doesn't seem to accept the template

I'm creating a site collection and trying to apply a template to it Here is the code: $Siteurl = "http://myserver:8010/sites/sitex5" New-SPSite $Siteurl -OwnerAlias "mydomain\sp2k13admin" -Name "...
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Creating site template with all custom lists and web parts from existing subsite

I have a subsite from which I want to create site template with all custom lists and custom web parts on it. And I want to enable my end-users to create a new subsite from this template with a few ...
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wsp package created using Save as Template does not include a Workflow associated with a list

Created a site in SharePoint Online. Then created a list. Through SharePoint Designer 2013, I created a Workflow for the list. The workflow is working on the site. Then I save the site as a template ...
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I uninstalled SharePoint server 2013 After that i can't remove site template?

I uninstall SharePoint 2013. we have some package to install on web application it will be stored in 15 folder. so after installation i try to install our package but it showing following error. ...
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Merging data from multiple Lists, will it work post saving the Site as a Template?

Planning to merge multiple columns data from 02 SPS lists running on SPS2013 through SPD2013, following article: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Display-data-from-multiple-sources-in-a-single-...
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Export Site Templates, so its visible for Subsites too

I`ve created a site template at the Parent level of SharePoint 2013 Intranet. While creating a new subsite. I can see the Site Template if I am accessing the following url: https://sharepoint.example....
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SharePoint 2010 site template designer workflows limitation

I have a SharePoint 2010 site with 5 lists which have designer workflows associated with them. I am trying to create template out of the site and make use of the lists all over my application. But I ...
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Create a Subsite Automatically based on a set template!

I am in the process of creating a project site portal in Office 365. I want users to be able to click a link or button and have the site template predefined for them. So they can't choose another type ...
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Error creating site from template with feature with module

I created with Visual Studio a module to uploade a file. And a feature associated. Currently the site has this feature desactivated. I create a site template based on this site. When I create a ...
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Sites created by template have a broken Notebook link

I created a site template based on the default project page template, containing the default link to a OneNote Notebook for the project. To achieve this, I created a site called "Project 1" and used ...
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How to migrate a team site with publishing infrastructure enabled under another publishing subsite

We are using SP2013 standard on-premise. There are 2 existing site collection. Both are built with team site template with publishing infrastructure enabled. The URLs are: http://sharepoint.com/sites/...
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Categories and links below

How can I make a site, where I can choose between different categories, and below these add links such as a power point-file and pdf. Which template is best to use? people will not contribute add ...
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Error: Creating a site from template in SP2010

I am not able to create a site in SP2010 by using a template. It's throwing an error with some foundation server and correlation ID, but I am able to create sites using other templates. Please help ...
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Updating sites when template is updated

I have a site collection for projects, where each subsite is a single project, created from a base site that is saved as a template. Everytime this base site is modified I have to recreate the ...
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How to Create web Template for Variation based(multilingual) site

We have a requirement of creating about 30-35 Departmental Sub-Sites. I have variations enabled on root site. I need the publishing feature to be enabled in the sub-site as well as variations on the ...
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How can I mass update the format of a collection of subsites?

I have a SharePoint 2010 site with around 200 subsites in it. Management wants to uniform ALL the subsites so that they're in a certain layout. What's the best way to make this happen? The 2 ...
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How to find site/web template title based on site url

I've applied a custom web template in a site. How to retrieve the template title based on site url in c#? FYI: My Custom Web Template name is "{guid}#MyNewTemplate" and title is "MyNewTemplate", ...
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Is there a way to restore a site's definition to a new template?

Okay, I know that I can create a site based on a template. I also know that in order to update a template, it's best to delete the template, alter the template's base site, then create a new template ...
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How can end users create multiple pages in SharePoint 2013 based on a template?

I have a request to create a documentation portal in SharePoint. The portal will be used to document multiple products. These are my requirements: Each product will have a page describing it. All ...
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WSP and SPWebTemplate in CA

I deployed a wsp solution to SharePoint which adds a new web template to the list of available templates. The template shows up when I do Get-SPWebTemplate so I'm able to create a new site collection ...
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ListItem values changed when creating subsite from template

I have a problem where i have a template generated through "save site as template". With this template I want to create a subsite to a sitecollection. All is fine to the point when I look a list in ...
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Workflow not creating new site

I currently have a workflow that creates new subsites for each project when it is added to the project list. I updated the template used, went into the workflow and edited the variable for the ...
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SPO - List definition - Schema.xml (Site Template - wsp) vs Manifest.xml (List Template - stp)

If I save template of a list, the stp file generates Manifest.xml but if i save a template of a Site, for the same list, it generate Schema.xml. Whats the difference? the two seem to be working in a ...
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Create custom site template with JSOM?

I understand that I can create subsites on the hostweb of O365 using JSOM and use custom site templates for that. One (out of many) examples for that can be found at Code Project Now my question is: ...
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Best approach for creating a template of a site collection in a new base language

Our client has an on-premises site collection with a publishing portal at root web in English that they'd like us to use as a template for setting up a set of new site collections where the base ...
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Subsites created from a duplicated site collection have buggy default links

I've duplicated a site collection I had using Copy-SPSite. This site collection had a site template to be used for subsites. Strange thing is when I create a subsite in my new site collection that ...
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How to create a customized SharePoint 2013 site template?

We have a SharePoint 2013 on premise environment. We created a new site collection and enabled SharePoint Server Publishing feature. We customized the master page and CSS on this site and created few ...
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Save site as template using client object model [duplicate]

I would like to reproduce the "Save site as template" action with the client object model. Can someone give me a hint how to do this?
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Site Creation with Custom Site Template is Very Slow

I have a custom site template that I'm using to programmatically create sub-sites. The creation of the sub-site can take up to 3 minutes, which is unacceptably slow. I found this issue on another ...
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Relative URLs in Quick Launch for Site Template

I'm putting together a site template in SharePoint 2013. In the Quick Launch I want to add links to pages in the Site Pages library. It seems there are restrictions to what can be entered as a URL: ...
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Disabling site template in SharePoint 2013

I need to disable few options while creating a sub site. While creating a site, we have to select an option from template selection. So there I need to disable all the templates and custom templates ...
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Not able to see Uploaded and Activated Custom template while creating new site

I have uploaded and activated Template (.wsp file) in sharepoint 2013. While creating a new sharepoint site, the uploaded and activated template is not listed in "Custom" list. There is no "Page ...
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Create site collection using custom site template SharePoint Online

Can we create a SharePoint site collection using custom site template from admin center in SharePoint Online? I do not see any option to upload the solution where we can uplooad the custom template to ...
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There are so many site templates. Where can I find demos of these templates?

When creating my first site collection it asks me to choose a template... but I have no idea (other than the little description) what the templates look like or how they behave, provide in terms of ...
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Is it mandatory that we need to create “Developer Site” to deploy apps? Or can they be deployed on team site too?

I am working on sharepoint 2013 APPS. My question is can we deploy apps on a team site or some other site template. Or is that apps are specially designed for developer site only. Meaning, is that ...
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A duplicate field name “XXXX” was found when create a site from te

I backup a subsite as a template, and then I need to creat a new sub site in the same site collection from this template. There is always an error A duplicate field name "XXXX" was found I check file ...
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Copying teams sites

Is it possible to copy a team site all its subsites and content,links etc to use as a template? One of our business unit has a teamsite which practically fits what we require with a few minor changes, ...
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Copy a subsite from one site collection to another using site templete, will copy all the site collection columns to be defined as a subsite columns

I am working on SharePoint server 2013 web application and i have a site collection of type team site named "business functions", and it have three subsites. where all the columns were defined inside ...
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Publish a site template to multiple site collections

I have two team site collections inside my SharePoint web application 2013. Inside the first site collection I saved one of the sub-sites as a template, and I am able to create new sub-sites based on ...