A type of template specific to website design.

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What to Import from WSP to build Web Template solution in Visual Studio?

I'm trying to create a custom web template for SharePoint 2010. The client has already configured a prototype web site in SharePoint, which is essentially a standard blog site, with some ...
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Get Custom Web template name programmatically , Sharepoint 2013

I am trying to get the web template name that is being used currently in order to create the site. I have created and EvenReceiver and overriding WebProvisioned. in this method i would like to get ...
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Create a web template via visual studio

I have a little problem , I'm trying to create a simple web template from Visual Studio using this technique: ...
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SharePoint 2013 Site Template Issue while creating new Site

I have created a Site Template using "Save Site as template" SharePoint option. While creating a new site using the Custom Site Template facing the below issue. Previously I was able to create the ...
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Custom web template not showing in SharePoint online

I have created one sandbox solution in which I am deploying custom web template. It runs successfully when I check the .wsp in the on-premise but when I upload the solution to the Office 365 site and ...
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Why SaveSiteAsTemplate is hidden

In sharepoint 2010 it was able to Save site as template. But in sharepoint 2013 we should Inaktivate Publishing feature to be able to show this link. I know that there is some workarounds But my ...
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Error when applying custom webtemplate to a sitecollection

I have created a webtemplate from an existing sitecollection by using(save as template). I then imported this template to VS and changed some things in Elements.xml and onet. Now when I try to apply ...
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Problem loading pages as a site owner when Minimal Download Strategy (MDS) is active

We have created a custom teamsite webtemplate, which has some extra site columns, contenttypes, lists and libraries. No fancy stuff. However we got some complaints that sometimes, not always pages ...
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Template of Sharepoint Sites in Sharepoint 2013 created by CRM Microsoft Dynamics

At work I have got a CRM Microsoft Dynamics. At work we have got a lot of projects. When the new project is created in CRM we want to make a new site or site Colection for only this project. With a ...
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How do I get the real Web template name and Id from a web?

I'm creating a tool that will "clone" webs inside a site. It reads child webs of a set web and displays them as templates for the user to select from. I've however run into a problem when I try to ...
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Site Contents link in Quick Launch below Edit link (SharePoint 2013)

I'm creating a custom WebTemplate. I added the following NavBars to the template: <NavBars> <NavBar Name="SharePoint Top Navigation Bar" Url="" ID="1002" /> <NavBar ...
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Free SharePoint templates for my enterprise wiki site collection

can anyone advice if i can download free templates/page Layouts for my enterprise wiki site collection. templates that include something such as; having three vertical columns. having a table and an ...
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Custom webtemplate - default webparts are missing

I have created my custom site, which contains custom WebTemplate, Master Page and Page. However, I don't have any SharePoint webparts to select. When I check my Web Part Gallery it's empty. "There ...
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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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Enabling Navigation and SharePoint Publishing Infrastructure

I have activated SharePoint Publishing Infrastructure feature provisioned through my web template. But the Navigation (my libraries in QuickLaunch bar) was not visible after publishing feature ...
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Get-SPWebTemplate doesn't show my template although it should

I have an issue, basically I've installed a web template and it was installed fine. When i try to create a website I see this template in the list and I can choose it and based on this template create ...
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Missing default.aspx when creating site-collection from web template - 404

I have a custom web template that I use to create a new site-collection. I get the success message, but when I continue to site/default.aspx I get a 404 "The page you're looking for doesn't exist.". I ...
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Unable to create new web in sandbox solution

I have created an event receiver on custom list for ItemAdded that will create new site from the custom template whenever new site is created. My custom template is: <Elements ...
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What is Site, Web, Site Template and Web Template in SharePoint?

Can anyone please tell me what the difference is between Site and Web in SharePoint. Also what is Site Template and Web Template?
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How many root site collections we can create

I have a simple question just to remove my confusion. In one web application, can we create multiple root site collections ? I have 3 different custom web templates, and for each template, I want to ...
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Cannot add links to global navigation on a site created from a custom web template in Sharepoint 2010

I have created a webtemplate that I use to provision a sitecollection site which works fine but when I try to add an Heading or link to the Global Navigation through UI it's not working correctly: ...
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SharePoint 2013 Web Templates Masterpage not found

I created a new web template for SharePoint 2013 (as Farm solution, because it has to be selected when creating a new site collection). The site collection creates succesfully. But when I navigate to ...
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Formulary to create Wiki pages from multiple templates

I would like to create a component with a formulary, to create a Wiki page. Here is the things we could fill in the formulary : The title of the page The template I want to use ( Basically, I've ...
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Easy and maintainable way to create templates for sites?

What is currently the best way to add a template for site collections and subsites? Background: Vesa Juvonen wrote a good blog post in 2010 about declarative web templates over site definitions. ...
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powershell to check web template in sharepoint

I want to check on which webtemplate site is created. Like for site "xyz/abc.default.aspx" , I want to check on which web templated it was created. Can anyone provide me the powershell command to ...
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Problems adding webparts to a page in the correct order

I would think there's something supersimple I'm missing, but I can't find where I'm going wrong. I have a feature deploying a default.aspx page with two CQWP webparts. I use the AllUsersWebPart ...
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Provision list view for discussion board

I have provisioned a publishing page through a feature and andded an instance of a discussion board web part to the home page, this works fine. How can I make sure the web part chrome is set to ...
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After creating a Web Template the pageTitle becomes hidden, how can i access pageTitle from onet.xml

I have created a Web Template but I haven't quite gotten my head around the Onet.xml file. I've Added some custom Web Parts and basically done most of the things that people suggest one would ...
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GetWebTemplates: Input string was not in a correct format

I've created an generic http handler (ashx) that creates sites based on a particular custom web template I have created. However I'm getting a strange error when I execute the GetWebTemplates method. ...
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Restrict the usage of a custom web template for sub-sites creation only

I created a WebTemplate in Visual Studio and deployed it as a farm solution (I couldn't create a sandbox solution because it needs to deploy a custom master page and other stuff to the GAC). Now it ...
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updating CustomMasterUrl of rootweb and subweb

I've created a web template and as part of the provisioning process I set the SPWeb.CustomMasterUrl. I do this in code. When I create a site collection using this template it works fine but if I try ...
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Default.aspx via code?

Would it be possible and recommended to add a custom Default.aspx (when no publishing nor wiki front page are enabled) via code (remote provisioning) vs adding it via a Module declaratively? are there ...
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Web Template solution dependency to created sites

I would like to deploy a web template which has absolutely no dependency with the created site so that I could retract the web template solution from the farm, and the sites created with it would ...
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Web template resource file examples

Using resource files for Web Template: How to add a localized Title to a list instance? How to add a localized Title to a web part added in ONET.XML? how to add localized terms in a CEWP contents ...
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Web template resource files: best practice

What is the proper recommended way to add resource files in Web Templates?
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Migration of custom Default.aspx (Web Template)

I am considering to change the Default.aspx (no publishing, no wiki welcome page) via Web Template (for self-service site creation) in SP2013. I am wondering if this would have effect on future ...
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Upgrade SharePoint 2010 WebTemplate to SharePoint 2013

I had a SharePoint 2010 project that deploys a WebTemplate to the farm. I upgraded the project to make it compatible with SharePoint 2013 and updated the solution in SharePoint farm. Now, when I try ...
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Navigation Option Within Web Templates and Onet.xml

I have created a web template which deploys and creates subsite when used. Problem : I am trying to get the navigation setting to work as the image below The current Onet.XML being used to ...
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Creating a feature however manifest does not contain GUID ID

Currently I am creating four custom features within a visual studio sharepoint 2010 project. Within the manifest there is no ID generated once the feature has been created for two of the features. All ...
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Publishing Site “Save site as template”

How to save site as template for a Publishing Site? I do not understand how this is done.
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How to implement a custom masterpage in my custom web 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 2010 MUI

I have created a web template from scratch which is based on the OOTB Team Site. Essentially, I have copied over the Onet.xml content of the OOTB Team Site and used it as -it - is in the Onet.xml of ...
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Online Sharepoint : Custom content type not included by default in List definition

Requirement : Webtemplate with custom document libraries along with custom content types to be used in sharepoint 2013 online created the web template and content type, both are working fine in ...
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Create site collection with custom web template in Office 365 - SP2013

Is it possible to create a site collection (top level site) based on a custom web template, created in VS in the form of an app or sandbox? I know there's a possibility to use the "Select a template ...
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SharePoint Designer - wrapping webparts with html

Is it possible in SharePoint Designer 2013 to find the web part templates and wrap identifier div:s around them so I know what they are? For example if I have a library web part and want to make them ...
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How to provision OOTB CTs (Audio, Video and Image) to Custom WebTemplate

I want to provision Out of the Box CTs Audio, Video and Image to my Custom Web Template which is based on "BDR#0" in SharePoint 2013. How i do this ? Should i need to provision some feature to my ...
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Not able to deploy custom web template at farm scope

I have developed a custom Web Template based on "BDR#0" in SP 2013. It works perfect and I can deploy it using Site scope feature. The web template is developed by adding a Module in VS 2012 which ...
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How to create Enterprise Document Center Web Template

I want to create a custom web template based on enterprise Document Center in sharepoint 2013. How I create it?
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Documents list not exsists when activating feature

I have created a custom web template based on Team Site and added a spweb scoped feature to add a list view web part to it. It throws an exception when it comes to web.Lists["Documents"] and says ...
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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 ...