A pre-developed layout for a page, list, site, form, or other such object, designed to allow rapid and accurate publishing of new versions of the object.

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SharePoint 2013 email templates

I have a SharePoint 2013 instance that I would like to modify the default email template. I want to put my company's logo as a header and the company contact info as a footer on every email that is ...
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How to migrate list template from 2010 to 2013?

I have a task list with content that i wish to migrate to SP 2013. I have tried to save the list as a template, convert the stp file to cab and change productversion to 5 in manifest.xml but with no ...
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SP2013 Change the look breakes on own template

I took a standard Team Site and verified that the "Change the look" worked, I then saved the site as a template, and then created a new team site from that template and then the "Change the look" is ...
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How does SharePoint render a page?

This is a noob question... I am trying to understand how site definitions, templates, etc. all work together when a SharePoint page is requested. I understand that site definitions are "base ...
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SharePoint 2013 List templates

When saving a List or Document Library as a template, what is the benefit of having a different filename and template name?
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Error copying temporary solution file to solutions gallery

When I try to save as basic teamsite in SP2013 I get the following error: [InvalidOperationException: Error copying temporary solution file to solutions gallery: _catalogs/solutions/test4.wsp] ...
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Identify List Template (stp) from SPList Object

I have custom list templates (stp) based on Generic List template. I have created several lists using stp files. How can I identify from which list template (STP file) the List was created. The ...
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inheritance in Sharepoint team site to subsite

I would like to know if I am creating a subsite from a team site how I can edit the template to inherit the branding I apply to new subsites. Is this possible and which template(s) do I edit.
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Can we create a default template for new Wiki pages in Sharepoint Foundation 2013?

I'm wandering if it's possible to create a template to use as default new Wiki pages ? As I've got SP Foundation 2013 version, I can't use the Design Manager. Because we got page layout to respect ...
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Is there no “easy” way to create a wiki template in SharePoint 2013?

Here's what I want to do: Create 40+ wiki pages that all have the same headings/layout, but will be user-updated to contain unique content on each page. I'd rather not create the "structure" of each ...
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SharePoint Document Set not populating Word Template Quick Parts Document Properties

We have a Visual Studio 2010 deployment solution that defines document Library linked to a Document Set. The document Set allows several content types to be uploaded; two of which reference.docx word ...
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Is it possible to add a different template to content type, after the content type has been used in a library?

My client has asked whether it's possible for them to add templates to a content type after the system has gone live. I'm wondering if any issues arise once a content type default template has been ...
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Populating a site template with dynamically updating files

I have created a site that I want to make into a template and deploy a copy of roughly once a week. I want each new site to contain a standard set of libraries and folders (I have those - fine so ...
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How to reuse Document Library Template (.stp file) in another subsite on SharePoint 2013?

I saved a Document Library as a Template in subsite A and an .stp file was generated. Now I want to reuse this template in another subsite B. How can I import this .stp file to use it as a template ...
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New Infopath 2013 in O 365: Select the form template to open this xml file

I create a new forms library in o365/SPO. I click new document and it opens InfoPath2013 and asks for Select the form template to open this xml file Where do I get this from? Also if select New ...
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How do you change the site template from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010?

My current environement is in SharePoint 2010 but some sites still have the 2007 look and feel. How do I change that?
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wsp Template loaded, but site creation problem

I have a wsp file from a different farm sent to me and would like to use it on my organization's sharepoint environment. I loaded the template and activated it and can see it as a template when I ...
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Can't enable/disable publishing features on a meeting workspace

I'm trying to save a meeting workspace as a template. However, on this client's server, upgrade happened, so I got Pages library IDs messed up. I managed to fix that issue everywhere else on the farm, ...
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Is there any alternative to circumvent 500MB Template restore limit? [duplicate]

I need to restore a template with size greater than 500MB. Is it possible to circumvent the limit?
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Handlebars adding cdata SharePoint 2013

Handlebars keeps adding cdata comment tags while using SharePoint 2013. I put my handlebars temple in the master page, like on previous sites. <script id="Template" ...
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How to Change QuickLaunch During Site Creation

I have successfully created a web template as a farm solution on a SharePoint 2013 on premises farm and can use it to deploy site collections as well as subsites. In the web template I have used a ...
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SharePoint templates, any good book, internet sites, guides?

because I don't want ask here more stupid questions, I think I need to study SharePoint more. But, can you recommend any good books/internet sites/guides where I can learn more about SharePoint 2013 ...
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Infopath cannot see target form library for publish

When trying to publish a template as an update to an existing form library in SharePoint 2010, InfoPath 2010 does not show the existing form library in the list of available form libraries. I created ...
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duplicate validation error in my custom listform template

I have created a custom listform template. In this custom listform template I have removed the default <SharePoint:ListFieldIterator runat="server"/> and used my own created user control ...
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Issue deactivating a solution

Not sure why this is happening but when i try to deactivate a template in the solution gallery i get the following exception: Unable to access web scoped feature (Id: ...
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SP2013 Display template , slider

I have used content query search web part & applied slideshow but that is not working properly. I am trying to create a news slider with big image which will come from a list , it is showing title ...
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Creating a Subsite with a folder structure inherting permissions from parent folders

My company got started with Sharepoint. Our site is /projects with subsites under this like, /projects/project1 /projects/project2 /projects/project3 In each project there are three folders, ...
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How to create a library template which can be updated and update existing libraries

I'd like to know if it's possible to create a document library template (eg called 'doclibrary') which can be used to create doclibrary1, doclibrary2 etc - but when the original doclibrary is udpate ...
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Customzing the “Add a Page”

I'm a newb when it comes to Sharepoint and my IT staff are not pros on the config end by any means either so I've had a challenging project. I have made a page, that looks like this: ...
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SP page into template

I've added a page to my recently created site (also created my own master page)... everything is fine. It's a two column layout and the left hand column has been modified to be a bit smaller then the ...
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Create SharePoint list from user template

I'm trying to create a list in SharePoint 2013 using CSOM. The problem is that when the query is executed it says that it couldn't find any matches. I have checked, and the list template (Pest) is on ...
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Document library templates lose settings

I have an issue with using document library saved as templates. When I create a new document library using the template two settings are not passed on: Default open behavior for browser-enabled ...
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how to use project site (risk or issue) as a list template

i was trying and spent some time on save Project site risks as a list template and then reuse it in another project site as a way of importing and exporting the list among sites instead of copying the ...
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Problem with template.dotx metadata

I stumbled on a weird problem yesterday and I found why this occurs, but I am clueless on how to resolve that. First, in our SharePoint site, we have a list named «Categories» where we have different ...
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SharePoint 2013 Document Library Default View for Site Collection

We have added new columns to doc. library on PWA Sharepoint 2013. we want to save this view as default doc.library template for every site created on PWA site collection, is it possible? Every site ...
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We have a template; how do you save as a WIKI page to actually use the template?

We are creating a book, each page We have a template that was created of a WIKI page using SharePoint 2013... I would like to 'save as' the page and rename it (over and over with about 20 different ...
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Web template deployment of a custom default page using features

I'm trying to deploy a web template to Sharepoint 2013 as a sandboxed solution with Visual Studio. I was hoping that I could "replace" the default.aspx with my own page. The deployment consists of two ...
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Lookup column missing from document properties list

For the scope of this question I am working with SharePoint 2013. I have a Tasks list that was created with the OOTB (add an app) Task list. I have a Document Library that was created with the OOTB ...
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How can I change the default wiki page template?

I'm using SharePoint 2013 Online (as part of a Office365 subscription). I've just added the Wiki Page Library app, now I find I want to modify the template that is used for new pages in the wiki. ...
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Repeated Column Definitions when developing List Template

I am using Visual Studio to create a state workflow. As part of my solution I am creating a custom Document Library template. The template includes the required custom content type and some custom ...
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adding a site template : Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I have created a site template named poMail.wsp and when I try to add it to the catalog via "upload solution" I get this error : Server Error in '/' Application. Object reference not set to ...
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Is it possible to save a wiki template in Sharepoint 2013

I need to be able to save a wiki for reuse. Ideally I'd like to set up a Enterprise wiki and then save out a template for further use. Is it possible to save an Enterprise Wiki as a template in ...
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Form / template help

Im looking for advice/help in creating a form in sharepoint 2010. I believe a form is the easiest way to do it, but my goal is to replicate some document templates I have on word. These templates ...
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Need to use existing list to create doc library based on template

I have an existing list with many items. I have created a doc library with the same columns as the list and associated a template with the library. I created a workflow to pull items from the list and ...
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Infopath 2003 from deployed to sharepoint moss 2007 - with win8 and infopath office 2013 error access to the following form template is required:

we have had an Infopath 2003 template with c# codebehind deployed to sharepoint moss 2007 website used with a doc library. now when trying to download the template with windows 8 machein that has ...
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Save workflow as template not working

I need to save my reusable workflow as template in SharePoint Designer 2010. When i tried saving my workflow i am getting this error. "The server was unable to create your template. Please notify ...
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Site template with default column values?

Our users need to be able to create sites that contains several lists with some pre-defined values to ease data entry. Preferrably those values should be hidden managed metadata fields but also other ...
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Error while save as template SharePoint 2010

When I try to save a site as a template I'm getting an error. Can anyone help me? Following lines from ULS log: SPSolutionExporter: System.InvalidOperationException: There was an error generating ...
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Hyperlink to create a new document.

I want to replicate the behavior of opening a office template file (e.g. .dotx). The link should allow the user to create a new document with no attachment to a SharePoint library based on a ...
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Slight changes to Blank site template

What would be the easiest way to apply some changes to the blank site template: Apply composed look (master page / more zones to the front page, custom color palette) Disable a couple of features ...