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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Need Word Template to create new doc (not to checkout, not to edit existing - just create new in MS-Word

I created a document library (no specific source templates needed or wanted). The purpose of library is simply to provide a central location for frontline staff to access information (processes, ...
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Calendar Template in SharePoint 2013 not displaying add link on mouse hover

I created a list template from calender type. When I deploy the solution, and view that list I cannot see the add link when I put the mouse pointer over any date box. But when I created the same list ...
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2007 templates broken in 2013

We're upgrading to SP2013 from 2007 and using 2010 as a stepping stone for the DB upgrade. (This is all out of production, we're building a plan to do production) The problem we're having is that many ...
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Employee Scheduling Template

There is a template from Microsoft about Employee Scheduling. This however is an STP solution which doesn't work anymore starting Sharepoint 2010. Can someone please share if you have any templates ...
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InfoPath not showing latest version after submitting changes

I am working with InfoPath 2010 programming for Sharepoint 2010. The template is published on local server drive and Imported using Sharepoint Designer 2010. I save once and do some revision on the ...
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where are all Web/Site template( Not Site Definitions) kept on hard drive

I know all site definitions are being kept at 12hive/Template/SiteTemplates.... but where are all web templates kept on hard disk that I see in Site Template Gallery.. its some how related to this ...
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saving/loading location specific content

I am having an issue solving this problem. I have a RichHtmlField, date selectors, and geographical location dropdownlist. (A list of cities). I need to be able to edit a page and create content for ...
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sp2013: Cannot find document template option in my document library, why?

I am using sp2013. I have created a new custom document library. I went to the listsettings -> advanced settings. I was especting here an option to edit or set another document template. But I dont ...
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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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Can't edit default column values when creating a library from a template

I am having an issue with SharePoint 2013. I've created a library as a template with default column values. When I create libraries from the template, not only are the default column values not ...
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Error on saving Site as template

This is my first post in this great forum. I have been working with SharePoint (especially Search Server 2010) for only a couple of weeks now and I am now struggling on a problem: I have a site with ...
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SharePoint Content Template 2013

There are different templates which I have created in SharePoint 2013 under content type. I am trying to refer to this templates when I am uploading the documents. I was able to refer to the ...
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SharePoint Document Library : Upload document option does not apply document content type template

I need to upload an existing document say "Doc1.docx" with some content,header and footer in a sharepoint document library using "Upload Document" option. I also have a Document template associated ...
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Can ItemStyle template be created using code behind?

I want to place the ItemStyle template to the ItemStyle.xsl file using code behind. Is there anyways to do so? Or should I go through the file handling?
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Use Custom rendering Template with External List

Does anyone Know if its poossible to use a custom RenderingTemplate with an External List? In my Schema.XML I have <Forms> <Form Type="DisplayForm" Url="DispForm.aspx" ...
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Wiki Template question

I posted a similar issue before but I was not very clear so Ill try my best to explain what I am trying to achieve. I am a Student working for a large company, The team I am working with has these ...
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Custom Page Layout as template

How can I set a custom Page Layout as a template for site collection in SP 2013? So when I create a new site collection, I can select the created page layout as a custom template?
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Replace 'Quick Publish' option in Infopath 2010 with code to publish form template to sharepoint 2010 List

I have a sharepoint 2010 list, which uses the default sharepoint form template for adding/editing items. I need to use an Infopath 2010 form template. I need to make this change programmatically. I ...
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Repeating section to be placed in infopath sharepoint list template

I need to add a repeating section in the sharepoint list template form. I dont find the repeating section in the control window. But i do found it in the blank form template. How can i get that in the ...
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SharePoint 2013 lending library?

SharePoint 2007 had a library lending template that was used for keeping tracking of books, which were checked out and who to etc. SharePoint 2013 does not have this template, how can I replicate it? ...
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Infopath template to be used in different server

I am working on infopath designer and saved the template in a server. But now i need to use the same infopath form in different site in differnet server. How come i use the template in other server.
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Display List Items as Individual Web Pages

Environment: SharePoint Online 2010, with 2013 update, but not 2013 visual upgrade. I have a lot of data in a Sharepoint list. This list was the result of a query in an Access Database that was ...
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New Infopath 2013 in o365?? … 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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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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Are there any performance thresholds or limits for content types and their children?

We're having an issue with a client who is unable to update a content type's template. The content type is used within about 200-300 sites/webs. When they use the Upload Document page in the Advanced ...