Site is a set of related web pages containing content such as text, images, video, audio, etc. In SharePoint a site resides in a Site Collection.

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How to redirect user to first accessible child-subsite from parent-site

I would like to find a way how to redirect each user to first accessible subsite in SharePoint 2013. I have an example of sites' structure: MAIN SITE (homepage with links to sites) Site1 ...
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SharePoint 2007 Site Definition for new and existing sites

we have created a wsp solution using visual studio 2005 and deployed at SharePoint farm level with feature stappling so that all the new site collection created will have new masterpage and css ...
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Error while opening site in sharepoint 2010

We have sharepoint2010 in our environment. when i'am trying to open sharepoint site from IE/Chrome it gives me an error When i open central administration i find notification saying Some critical ...
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Building SharePoint term sets in the taxonomy portion of the window vs. putting them into the site collection portion of the window

We have two users who created terms sets in the Term Store. The first created them under the Site Collection portion of the window, because it contained the URL of the SharePoint site. The second user ...
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“About Me” missing - SharePoint onPremise

I am using SP Server onPremise, I have a site collection with some sites. I do not see the "About me" menu. I would like to allow user to change profile picture and update some information about the ...
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path to image in site collection image library

I am adding images to style image collection images through module. Here is my element.xml from my module <Module Name="MyModule" Url="SiteCollectionImages" RootWebOnly="TRUE"> <File ...
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Efficiently open webs from a dynamic source

In a web service function I recieve an array of User public class User { public string Name; public string Url; } The url is a url of some page in the site collection. I wish to open the web ...
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Root site collection or not

I just installed SharePoint on our server and now we will start to configure our sites. I have a organizational question about the localization of the sites. When we are configuring a new ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 site not accepting credentials

We have a SharePoint 2013 site created on one of our test servers. It is not prompting for credentials quite often. Even if we provide correct credentials it doesn't accept and prompts. The same AD ...
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Provisioning One Drive Sites

My issue is similar to another posted here on the site but still happening(Office 365 pre-provision my site issue with Powershell). I've tried to run this on 3 different machines and 1 works, the ...
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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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Sharepoint look and feel

I am trying to change the look & feel of the site & I have tried to apply theme already provided by Microsoft SharePoint but I am using custom master page & the change of theme applies to ...
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Custom list for use in subsites

Environment - we have the SharePoint that comes with Team Foundation Server. We have a top level project overview site and beneath that we have subsites for all our projects. We have been using the ...
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Retrieve toplevel site's subsites using REST _api

I'm currently working on an iOS app which uses _api-services to retrieve data stored in documents libraries of a SharePoint Online. Consuming _api/web/Lists/ works well so far. At the moment the REST ...
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Missing “Site Pages” Library

Here's the issue I've had presented to me today. A user possibly deleted the "Site Pages" library by accident. When navigating to the site http://url.sitepages/home.aspx it returned a 404. Even ...
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Moving file from one site collection to another

I'm trying to copy a content type template file from another site collection to the current one and place it in the hidden folder _cts/<contentType>. Let's say _cts/Email. It's working fine up ...
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Remove fullscreen/embedding Icon in Videos

I have embedded different Videos into a SharePoint site. Some of them are really small, so that the hud-overlay for fullscreen mode and the code embedding overlaps with the play button. Is there a ...
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Creating a copy of site collection for testing/development SharePoint Online

Is there a way to copy my current site collection in order to use that copy as a testing environment in SharePoint Online?
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Can't see items in Site Content and Structure Sharepoint 2010

I have a list of more then 9000 items, the user want me to move items from that list to a folder. As administrator I created a view that shows the 9000 items (in pages of 250 items). However if I use ...
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Corporate news app not working for site collection

I've downloaded corporate news app from https://corporatenewsapp.codeplex.com, I have added this app to my main site http://...../en-ca/_layouts/15/viewlsts.aspx and i can access the admin page. ...
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CQWP error:- The web part references an untrusted XSL file

I've created Announcement CQWP. I've deploy wsp on local site root http://pc99 its working fine. but when I'm trying to use it on site http://pc99/sites/Test/Pages/Home.aspx It shows error: The ...
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SharePoint site user get Forbidden error while access SharePoint site

Forbidden error 403 : site is opened but this user does not have permission to access this site This error surprised me because If user does not have permission to access SharePoint site then error ...
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Use “Site pages” web part as a code snippet

The site I am running has several sub sites with individual themes for colours etc. Each subsite has a section at the top for the in site links, because the main navigation is consistent on every ...
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Site collection 404 error after a while of doing nothing

I have a newly created SP 2013 Foundation install. It has three site collections, (//copv-shrpt-02 , //copv-shrpt-02/sites/ar , //copv-shrpt-02/sites/ap (http: omitted)) in three separate databases. ...
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List general info about projects from project sites

I would like to be able to show general info about all our projects on a page. The page should be able to show a list with info such as project name, project description, project manager, status, etc ...
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Allow only certain users access to a site

Is there a way to restrict, for example, an AD group access to a specific site out of the box? For example, I want to restrict access to users to Site A who are not US citizens. Is there a way OOTB or ...
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Difference between /teams/ & /sites/ URL paths when creating new site collections in SharePoint Online?

When creating a new site collection in SharePoint Online, I've noticed that you can choose either a "/sites/" or "/teams/" URL path when setting up the Public Website Address for the site collection. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Missing “Content Type Policy Templates" option

I noticed that auditing is not turned on and I wanted to turn that on. I understand that I would first have to create a policy but that option is not available for me to select. Site Setting -> ...
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Move-SPSite vs Copy-SPSite

In my environment I need to perform a Move-SPSite and a Copy-SPSite. Why do Move-SPSite need a IISreset and Copy-SPSite do not? Can I just use a Copy-SPSite (and delete one db) to avoid IISReset?
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Renaming content types not updating

I have renamed a content type at the hub and republished it. I have also manually re ran the timer job Content Type Hub Subscriber and Content Type hub. The content type at the site level has ...
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'Site Permissions' is broken

Site Settings ---> Site Permissions leads to a Sorry, something went wrong error page throughout my site collection. Could this be an error with user.aspx in _layouts?
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Copy Operation under site '<site name>' failed in the Content and Structure tool. Details in ULS logs

I'm trying to copy a site through Manage Content and Structure. It startes of fine, but at some point it fails with the following message: Specified argument was out of the range of valid values. ...
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Move subsite to a top level site [duplicate]

I have a parent site with several subsites. I want to take one of the subsites and make it a separate parent site or top level site. I have found a few answers to this but none that make a lot of ...
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Choice column missing from site content and structure All items view

One of the Choice column from a list is missing in the site content and structure. I have checked all possible views ruling out any possibilities there. I have noticed this happens if there are ...
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InfoPath Submitting a Form to a another site collection

I am currently using Sharepoint Public Facing website, I am attempting to submit an infopath form to another site collection (private), but I am faced with "cross domain errors" when trying to submit. ...
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Is there a way to tell when a site is created and ready to use when creating it using powershell?

I'm creating a number of sites using a powershell script. Now, when each of the sites is finished, I want to activate features on it. My problem is that when I do this, it takes some time before the ...
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Show Users a list of sites they can access

My question is similar to this one: Query text to show sites a user can access using Search Results SP2013 However when implementing that I get a list of sites, but also links to all users' "shared ...
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How to make sharepoint 2010 site as readonly

How to make sharepoint 2010 site as readonly. Note: It should not be applicable for custom administrator group,Except the administrator group other group will get the site as readonly.
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SharePoint 2013 - copy a site and move to a new site collection

I have an existing subsite under a site collection that I need to move to a new site collection. But I'd like to copy it first and restore it to the new location rather than just moving it (better ...
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The formula cannot refer to another column

I was attempting to add a content type that was syndicated from the Content Type Hub, to a list on a subscriber site, when something went wrong. The formula cannot refer to another column. ...
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Create an accordion view of a sharepoint list on a collaboration site?

There are several solutions out on the web, but I haven't been able to make any of them work for me on a non-publishing site. Is there a simple solution for designating what list field(s) should be ...
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401 UNAUTHORIZED when accessing SP 2013 site

When i try to access my SP 2013 site with http://localhost:portno/ i got 401 UNAUTHORIZED error Similarly, when i try to access with server name like http://servername:portno/ i got 401 UNAUTHORIZED ...
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Can user see checked out files from folder when permissions from folder have been removed?

I have a scenario in Sharepoint and I need someone’s expertise and an explanation. In this scenario, user Owner has Full Control perms and Contributor1 has Contributor perms. The team also has a ...
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Active linking of document libraries

We are attempting to create a functional area for a time limited project which brings together documents from multiple SCs’ libraries. At the end of the project, all documents would be returned to ...
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SharePoint discussions on community site - Error: Page not found

I have created a SharePoint subsite. This subsite is a community site where people can share ideas, post different questions, etc. All of a sudden this morning, when I click on the one of the ...
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Can I move a subsite from one company's SharePoint site to another Company's Site?

I built a subsite on my company's SharePoint site. Our partner company has asked us to move the subsite to their SharePoint site. The two companies are unrelated and do not share resources (server, ...
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What is the characteristics of a site before configuration of Workflow manager?

I want to create a site and then I want to configure a workflow manager/client based on this site. Can you please tell me the site what characteristics should be?
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Access lookup Site column from subsite

Is it possible to create a lookup site column at root site and access it from its subsite? I created it using site column template at root site and it was accessible at root site when added it to a ...
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Sharepoint Online - Site permissions managed by end user

We are looking to build a basic Site template for our end users so we can easily create a Sharepoint Online site with very basic functionalities : - one document library By default the site has 3 ...