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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Is it supported to save a sub site as a templete while its site collection has the “SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure” feature enabled

I was reading many articles that saving a sub site as a template might not be supported under certain scenarios, even if the "save site as template" link exists for the sub-site. now in my case i have ...
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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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How To move a Sharepoint Site Template from one farm to another Farm?

I have a SharePoint site collection on one of my farms, which is saved as a template. Now I want to create a new SharePoint site on another farm that uses the template of my first farm. How I can ...
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Removing Apps from SharePoint 2013

When you create a template it makes it available within the Apps section within Site Contents. Now, I want it deleted. I deleted the template but it is still available in the "Apps You Can Add" ...
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SharePoint Team Site Templates & Custom Actions

I'm creating a SharePoint O365 Team Site (Non-Publishing) Site Template. In this template I have used PowerShell to create a custom action that adds a ScriptLink reference to a JavaScript file. Prior ...
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Save Site Template SP2013 Throws Unexpected Error

I am attempting to save a SharePoint 2013 site as a template from the Site Settings page. After entering the File Name, Template Name and description (Not Including Content) an error is thrown. ...
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Can't save sub-site as a template but can save parent site

Long story short: I can save the parent site of a collection as a template without any issues. If I create a blank sub-site with nothing in it at all and then attempt to save it as a template, I get ...
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Cannot create site template from SharePoint 2013 online using C#

I am facing one strange issue in creating sub site using CSOM. Following steps I have performed. I have created new site collection (Publishing) in sharepoint online Created sub site of type ...
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How to bulk upload a site template (solution) to multiple site collections

We've multiple site collections with customized site templates (or solutions). Is it possible to change all the solution (in all the site collections) at once when the template has been updated? ...
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Site Template section items order

In SP 2013 on premise I have some site template which appears in the "Custom" tag when I want to create a new site. I would like them to be sorted by name, but so far I could not do it in any way. ...
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How to Import Sharepoint2013 site from the saved site template wsp?

I have saved the site using the method explained in Save site as template in SharePoint 2013 now , I want to import the site on another machine. how to achieve this?
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How to add a site collection tempalte to the central administration?

I am trying to create a site collection template and put it in the "custom" tab in the central administration. In this way whenever i want to create a new site collection i will be able to choose my ...
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Cannot create site from template due to missing column

I have created a site template that contains a list with a calculated column. Here is the column formula: ="<DIV><img src='"&IF([Project Status]="On ...
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Easily update site templates

I have created a site with some lists and libraries. I have also set up the quick launch with some items and created a home page with some web parts. I created a template from that site, so I can use ...
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Best practices for provisioning SharePoint 2013 sites / site collections with templates

I want to start prototyping a team or community site in 2013 on fairly standard intranet, with a view making it a template for the various departments. I am still revising the design for the ...
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Cannot create site from template because of Attachments folder

I have created a site template with a list and some content inside the list. When I try to create a site from that template, I get and error message saying "something went wrong", when I tried to ...
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Do Site Templates include Indexed Columns

I want to add an index to a site column in a Document Library. This web & document library will then be saved as a site template to be used for creating more webs. Do site-templates include ...
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Not able to activate the site template in solutions gallery : SharePoint 2010

I have created a site from Decision Meeting work-space template, made some modifications(added 2 Extra columns of date time datatype into Agenda list, added a new list for comments). I have saved ...
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Activate Site Feature - SharePoint Server Publishing - is this possible to do this automatically in O365?

Is it possible to Activate Site Feature - SharePoint Server Publishing in the O365 environment using workflow, a web service or a combination of workflow/web service or any other way? We have a ...
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Save as Site Template Error: Error exporting the site field named “HashTags”

I am having an urgent issue Error exporting the site field named "HashTags" when saving a site as a template. All fields are created in GUI, no code. I don't have a HashTag field in my site, ...
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Saving a subsite as Templete raised the following exception :- Error exporting the site field named “HashTags”

I use to work on a subsite and i use to save it as a Template without any problems, but today i rename the subsite name and i chnage its url, in addition to that i add/remove some columns, but when i ...
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Can not show “Save site as template” link again, even after i disable the “SharePoint Server Publishing”

I have a team site collection inside SP2013. now inside the team site collection i created a new sub site of type team site also . now for the new subsite i can save the subsite as template by ...
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Custom SharePoint Template not showing up on Sub-Site

I am using SharePoint 2007. I have uploaded a custom site template (.stp) file on the site template library. When I created a sub site, my custom template shows up under the custom template tab. I ...
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Content Search Webpart - Return Sites - Custom List Template

What property filter should I use in the content search webpart to return sites created using my customer site template? Here is what I use now which returns all subsites under current site: ...
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Saving Document set as a template” getting problem with views

I created the document set with some data and designed the welcome page of it. But after saving as a template when I used the template in the other location of the site, I couldn't find the welcome ...
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Site navigation settings is not getting saved inside a site template

I am working on a subsite inside my SharePoint 2013 team site collection. now inside the subsite i checked the "Open Link in New Window" checkbox option on some site navigation links, as follow:- ...
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What is difference between site template and site definition?

My organization has multiple clients. And we need to create similar site collections (with 4 lists and few items which must be the same for every client) for each client. So I was advised to create 1 ...
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How to create a custom web template? Not a site definition or import a saved template wsp file into VS

How can I create a custom web template in Visual Studio? See here some requirements: I dont want to create a site definition! I dont want to import a saved template file (wsp) into Visual Studio I ...
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Problem when creating sub sites based on site templates, as some settings will not be transferred

I have created a sub site inside my team site collection on sharepoint server 2013, then I saved the sub site as template. after that I created a new sub site based on the site template, but I have ...
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Wrong column order when using list columns inside a site template

I have created a sub site which got an issue tracking list inside it. Now the list contains 5 site columns, and one list column of type “lookup”. Then I ordered the columns inside the list content ...
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Renaming a site column at the list level , does not always get reflected inside the site templete

I am facing the following problem:- i created an issue tracking list inside a subsite, then i rename the Built-in Description field to be "Detailed Description" at the list level. and i change its ...
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Renaming a subsite (Name & change its URL) will not allow me to save it as templete

I was working on a subsite and i use to save it as templete without any problem, now i decide to change the sub site name and URL , so i rename it from CustomerPortal to CustomerportalTemplete. But ...
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How to get the homepage / welcome page of a web with site.WebTemplate PROJECTSITE

to check if a user account has access to the homepage of a site collection, I have to get the root web's homepage. In most cases it works by using using (SPWeb web = site.RootWeb) { String ...
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'Apps in Testing' throws JS error on clientContext - Cannot find current web URL

I have some JavaScript running on top of my Master Page. It works well except on one Site. When a 'Developer' Site collection is created, it adds 'Getting Started' and 'Apps in Testing' to the Home ...
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Creating new subsite in sharepoint 2013,site tempate

While creating subsite, it will ask to choose tempalte. I would like to remove few template from the option eg. Community site. So that user should not create subsite with community site template. ...
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Dynamic Site Templates

Let's say I have Template A with 20 libraries. What I want is, user can 'de-select' some of these libraries so that when the site is created, it doesn't have those libraries. Currently, only way I'm ...
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How to see what site template is used in SharePoint Online (Office 365)

Is there a simple way for me to see what template was used for a site collection in SharePoint Online (Office 365)? The Site Collection properties only show details like "number of subsites", ...
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Site permission settings will not be included in the site template

I have saved a sub-site as a template. Then, I created a sub-site based on the template. But it seems that the template will not include the site permissions. So can anyone provide any advice on this? ...
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how to manage sub sites that have been created using a template in a centralize way

I am facing problems in understanding how i should be managing sub sites that have been created using a template. now i have followed the following process :- I created a new sub site (the sub site ...
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There is no file with URL 'Pages/home.aspx' in this Web

I am trying to create a subsite based on a custom template. However, I am getting the error below. Anyone any idea what is causing this? [COMException (0x8107058a): ...
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How to set specific Subsite Templates in a Site Collection

Through Site Settings>Page layouts and site templates>Subsite Templates is possible to define a list of template that the user can use to create a Subsite. Instead of achieving this through user ...
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Is it possible to modify a Site Templete and reflect all the changies to the underlying Subites

I have created a new sub-site, and i added many apps inside it ,, then i saved the site as template. After that I created 5 sub-sites and i based them on the template. now i need to add an ...
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Created Site Template Does Not Show Up In Solution Gallery

After creating a site template with contents, SharePoint tells me that everything went OK, and prompts me to go to the Solution Gallery. However, it is empty. Try as I might, I cannot create a site ...
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How to create template of sharepoint subsite which is already created from template?

How to create template of SharePoint sub-site which is already created from template? I am not able to find Solution in Solution Gallary.
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Using templete inside our Enterprise wiki site collection

we have the following :- SharePoint 2013 enterprise. Site collection of type Enterprise Wiki. now can i defined a template to be used inside the wiki page "Content" field. so that if the user add ...
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SharePoint 2013 -creating site collection with CMSPUBLISHING#0 template fails

Wondering whether anyone can shed any light as to how to troubleshoot this issue. I can't seem to create a new site collection with CMSPUBLISHING#0 template - command shown below. Running into this ...
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Why is the ViewFormPagesLockDown Feature required for my site template? SP2013 Online

I have a site template that we use for creating Project Workspaces. The template was developed by another person who has now left the Company. It was working fine until I was doing some work on ...
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sharepoint 2013: content organizer not running in sites created from a site template with content organizer

The title describes everything. In SharePoint 2013 standard: - site created with a content organizer and rules; everything runs fine in it. Rules send documents to another site. Site template created ...
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Is there a way to add editable table to my page layout

I have created a new page layout inside my SharePoint 2013 enterprise wiki , then I opened the page layout using SharePoint designer 2013. But I cannot find a way to add an editable table to my page ...
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Resource Time Tracking template in SharePoint 2010?

Do we have any free SharePoint 2010 solution to track the resource efforts? Something like: