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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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A way to display links and the associated pages they lead to?

I am looking at creating a map of sorts of our SP site. We have a numerous admins for the site and some so a naming convention was deveoped but never fully adheared to. I am looking to start at the ...
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Office 2013 save to SharePoint Team site instead of my-site

When I use Word 2013 and I click save, I have the option of saving to my organization's SharePoint site. However as soon as I click save, and chose SharePoint, I'm prompted to MySite. By clicking on ...
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SharePoint 2013 Development - Picture Library Not Appearing

When I go to 'Add an App' under Site Contents, I do not get a Photo Library as a choice. I only see Document Library, Custom List, and tasks. I believe this site was set up as a team site. Any ...
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How to apply custom site layout on my Team Site?

Please take a look at the following screenshot of my team site. I want to apply custom site layout on this team site. I opened the site in SharePoint Designer and made of copy of seattle.master and ...
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Team site - Different view / web parts based on what stage the team members are in

Is there a way to use the same team site to show different: document library(s) webparts (show / hide) documents timeline etc based on different phase / stage the team site is in? Based on ...
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What are the factors that govern the dicission of whether to choose publishing or collaboration (teamsite) template for new site collection?

I would like to know the factors that govern the dicission of whether to choose publishing or collaboration (teamsite) template for new site collection? Your answer can be in form of points for each ...
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Access denied when uploading picture directly to newsfeed on teamsite

When trying to upload a picture directly within the Newsfeed on a teamsite I get "Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you" and the upload is aborted. Adding pictures to the Newsfeed from mysite ...
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Note boards in SharePoint 2010 for Team Sites

I've seen and used the note board functionality in SharePoint 2010. I'm curious if anyone has any good information regarding doing team site updates using the note board. Also, If the system or user ...
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What approach should I take to update provisioned / existing team sites

I'm provision team sites based on web templates that are provisioned from a "request" list in SharePoint. (timerjob) I know that there would be some changes to the team sites, but what's the best ...
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Custom Web template based on Team Site is empty

Following is the process I followed to create a Custom Web Template based on Team Site in SP 2013. I opened VS 2012 created an "empty SharePoint project", added an "Empty Element", changed its ...
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URL to “Team Site” page in edit mode

I have a Team Site page and I want to retrieve an url of this page in an edit mode. The problem is that a url of this page in edit and display modes are the same. It doesn't change. How can I solve ...
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Getting entire tree with webs, subwebs and lists fails if there is no access to atleast one teamsite

So I have a collection of some teamsites and subsites with their lists. And if I for example as a user don't have permissions for one subsite, then I have an exception after sending a request: ...
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Possible to have a noteboard webpart in a teamsite that doesn't show notes on mysite?

I would like to add the noteboard webpart to a teamsite, but I don't want the notes posted on this board to be visible on mysite. Is it possible to turn off/block this connection for this specific ...
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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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Document Center and other sites

I've been given a project to complete. There will be four web applications which communicate with an EDRMS - initially entirely in SharePoint but later the EDRMS will be extended with a third party ...
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custom Web Template for Team site not showing Promoted links

I have created a custom web template which uses onet.xml file of 15hive\TEMPLATE\SiteTemplates\sts\xml and following is the element.xml file. However when I create a sub site based on this custom team ...
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Using custom Page Layout for custom team site template

I have created a web template based on Team site. Is it possible to have custom Page Layout for this web template? I have heard that it is not possible to have custom page layout for teams sites. ...
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Clone site collection vs web templates provisioning (team site)

What's the drawback of cloning existing team sites? Fist I created team sites based on web templates, but after a while with tons of changes from the client I'm thinking of just cloning a "team ...
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Team Site Database Capabilities with ASP.NET

I am very new to Sharepoint, please pardon my ignorance. I am tasked with assembling a database for 30+ users, the database has many tables, forms for input, queries and reports which include ...
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Branding for the Team Site

I have a sharepoint solution which comprises of Branding solution with all necessary features, styles and Master page. We are using a customised Master page. I would like to use the same Master all ...
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Announcement list & web part in publishing site

I know that i should activate team collab. features to be able to use OOB announcement list & web part. I wonder if there is another way without activating the team collab. features?
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Team Site Master page issue

I'm activating the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature and after that I can change the master page (Settings -> Look and feel -> Master page) of this site. On Site Master Page I'm ...
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Error about inherit master page in Sharepoint 2013

I've created a site collection at : mycompany.net(publishing portal template) Then I've created 2 sub sites: mycompany.net/team(using team site template) mycompany.net/learn(using enterprise ...
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Get list of sites user belongs to

Is there anyway to get a list of team sites the user belongs to just using template tags? I am building a publishing site solution with custom master page and layout but want to avoid having to write ...
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How best to use metadata when migrating network share to SharePoint

As part of my organisation's move to SharePoint, I have been given the task of setting up a SharePoint site for my team as well as migrating my team's shared network drive. Luckily, the folder ...
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Displaying results of SPQuery in web part that allows multiple selection

I'm trying to design a dialog window that will allow a user to add multiple users to multiple SharePoint groups simultaneously. A user can be an Owner of multiple teamsites, and we need a dialog that ...
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Generic Lists within the team site

I have a custom list which shows the latest news of a department in an orgnisation. This list is in the top level site collection. I want to create a new generic list and use the same content types ...
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You must specify a value for this required field

I am building a team site. when I try to save the page, I get the following error. You must specify a value for this required field I have hidden the following content place holder.But still I get ...
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Permission only get list information from admin site to user site Sharepoint 2010

I discovered a problem while I was testing my webparts this morning. In my project I have an Admin Site and a user site. The user site is supposed to only be shown by users. It contains a webpart menu ...
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Is it possible to use a custom web template inhirited from teamsite template, in a publish site template?

I am using sharepoint 2010 and VS2010. I have implemented this tutorial for creating a custom web template, and it works: ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Site Title only show parent site

I have a team site and am using the Site Title snippet, but I don't want that changing to show my subsite titles. For example here is an example team site hierarchy we are using for our companies ...
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2010 Team Site with Publishing enabled: navigation issues

We're using SharePoint 2010 Standard and have a scenario in which there is a Team Site with Publishing Features enabled. We have a custom Masterpage (a slightly modified version of v4.master - with ...