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I added a custom aspx page, it works but my custom master page is not being applied.

My master page resides in site collection only, so I am trying this flag to custom aspx page,

 <%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true" CodeBehind="AddBlue.aspx.cs" Inherits="MyWeb.AddBlue"
 MasterPageFile="~/sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/masterpages/mycustom.master" %>

But I am getting this error,

The file '/_layouts/15/MyWeb/~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/masterpages/mycustom.master' does not exist.

  • are you add custom page via SharePoint Designer ?or via visual studio ? – Mohamed El-Qassas MVP Apr 6 '17 at 11:18
  • if SPD Remove this MasterPageFile="~/sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/masterpages/mycustom.master" then manually write MasterPageFile=" here you should find PickUp url select the correct path of masterpage – Mohamed El-Qassas MVP Apr 6 '17 at 11:26
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Fixed issue by adding

DynamicMasterPageFile="~masterurl/custom.master"

Then we have to set CustomMasterUrl of web where this page will be called from, then regardless of what masterpage your web have... this custom page will use that.

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