Questions tagged [master-page]

The master page is a feature that enables you to define common structure and interface markup elements for your Web site, including headers, footers, style definitions, or navigation bars. The master page can be shared by any of the pages in your Web site, called the Content Page, and removes need to duplicate code for shared elements.

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How do I have subsite inherent top link bar from child of parent site, SP2010

I am trying to replicate the top link bar from a subsite of the parent site down to its own subsites, however, the subsites keep pulling the top link bar from the parent. Example: .com/Parent/ .com/...
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Increasing StaticDisplayLevels in SharePoint Online increases Response time for the page

Recently I changed StaticDisplayLevels from 3 to 5 in MasterPage of SharePoint Online. Due to this Response time of page drastically increased from 15sec to 56sec (Big Difference). Could anyone ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Master Page not available when editing page layout

I have downloaded TheBootstrapTheme (free version) and have installed and activated it successfully. However when I go to Create a New Page Layout in Design Manager, the master page for this theme isn'...
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Custom style is not loaded for “Visitors” in custom master page

In custom master page,the customized styles are loaded completely for members under visitors group only if we publish all the files.But in Seatle,there is no need for us to publish any files.The ...
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Applying Master Page to Team Site

I'm trying to apply a custom master page to a site collection based on a team site layout. I turned on publishing infrastructure feature on site collection level as well as publishing feature on site ...
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.aspx page deployed to library through module does not pull masterpage

I am trying to deploy a "plain" .aspx page (no code-behind) to a library in a SharePoint site using a module (web scoped feature). I don't even really need an .aspx page, all I really need is an HTML ...
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SharePoint 2013 favicon points to http://<site url>/favicon.ico

When cache is empty the favicon is point to http://site url/favicon.ico and ask for username and password for intranet site. finally 404 file not fount. After re-fresh it works properly and loads the ...
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File Cannot be accessed by the system in SP 2013

Hi when I was trying to copy the master page in SharePoint 2013 I am getting this error can anyone help me how to fix this issue I am copying master page through admin account but still shows this ...
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sharepoint custom action Dynamic image icon

I must build a custom Action for sp2010 but its image must be according to some sharepoint values. For example: Alerts are ON or OFF for a SpList, then icon is RED or GREEN. This check should be ...
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Rich HTML field show same content for 2 different fields

I want to use 2 richhtmlfield and 2 richImagefield in HTML in the same row in the same page layout to show 2 different images and captions. It didn't work for me. I tried to change ID but didn't work ...
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Publish Master Page

I created a new subsite under my SharePoint 2013 Site. I want to publish master page for the new subsite. I do the following. But my new subsite open default master page. How can I publish from ...
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SharePoint - Messed Up Page Layout

I was editing one of the web pages I created. Just one of many, in SharePoint Designer, and after dragging the edge of what I thought was just a table cell (td) all pages no longer display all the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Ribbon Missing Troubleshoot?

We applied client's customized master page, then the ribbon is missing some icon. Not sure if it's resolution issue, how should I troubleshoot it?
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Setting alternate CSS

I'm trying to set the $web.alternateCSSUrl property, but it doesn't seem to work. It's populating the "All Channels" box with the correct URL to the CSS, and I set it in the code, but I can only ...
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Access denied to /_layouts/15/ChangeSiteMasterPage.aspx

I have 'Full control' permissions granted on the whole site, including Masterpage library. Everything is working fine, except the option 'Masterpage' in Site Settings(/_layouts/15/ChangeSiteMasterPage....
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CSS file attached to Masterpage is causing error

The CSS file that I have linked in the head of my Masterpage is causing my home page to error. Im not using the default.aspx as my home page...not sure if that matters. When I remove the CSS link, the ...
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Site settings JavaScipt

I have included some javascript to a master page of a site collection. The script makes a clickable button directs to two sites which when an internal user click on it user directs to a internal ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - design manager vs custom VS solution

I would like to know what the benefits/disadvantages are for using the design manager to brand a publishing site? I come from the SP 2010 world where a site collection scoped feature would be ...
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Reset/Remove Masterpage style on page layout

I have a problem that requires me to remove all masterpage styles from my layout page and add custom css styles to the layout. I have been able to add the custom css to the layout but don't know how ...
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Applying a Theme in 2013

I have a Branding feature where I set the Master Page and then the Theme programmatically. When applying the theme, the operation takes a couple minutes. It iterates through SubSites so if there are ...
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Add javascript in master page sharepoint 2013 using wsp solution file

I added user control and then empty module to reference user control inside SharePoint 2013 master page but it is not working. Control Id="AdditionalPageHead" Sequence="150" ControlSrc="~/...
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How to save User Properties in WebPart on MasterPage

I am trying to create some sort of personalized Quicklinks which should be present on every page and containing links the user entered in there. Though it should be on every page it needs to be in ...
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SharePoint 2013: Custom master-page

I've a requirement for master-page. I'm looking for a step by step blog/read/MSDN to design custom master-page. I've found few reads online but it doesn't provide everything. I need to cover ...
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How to implement a delegate control for only the mysites?

I created a delegate control and it works fine. I add it to the AdditionalPageHead. Now it is visible on all Master Pages. I would like to make it only visible on the My Sites. How to do this without ...
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Where does the HTML in SharePoint Online Master Page's DelegateControl come from?

Our SharePoint Online Master Page is using this code: <SharePoint:DelegateControl runat="server" ControlId="PageHeader" AllowMultipleControls="false" /> To display the "PageHeader" with the ...
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Change Favicon SharePoint Online - Not working in IE

I have made a change to the master page for my SharePoint site. <SharePoint:SPShortcutIcon runat="server" IconUrl="/SiteAssets/pioneerfavicon.ico" /> This works as expected in Google Chrome, ...
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Using default masterpage in Provider Hosted MVC App

Is it possible to use the Default SharePoint Masterpage in a Provider Hosted MVC App on the appweb? I want to have the same branding, quicklaunch bars, side launch bars ect in my provider hosted App ...
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How to reference a master page other than the “default” in custom Application Page

I have a custom Application Page that's using DynamicMasterPageFile="~masterurl/default.master" to get the associated master page. I'd like for this Application Page (and others) to use my custom ...
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Unknown server tag 'SharePoint:FlightedContent'

I copied a Master Page from a SharePoint Online site and started working with it on a SharePoint 2013 VM. When trying to load a page on the VM that uses this Master Page I get this error: Unknown ...
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Double scroll bar on pages

Recently double scroll bars have appeared. Is this caused by the masterpage or style.css?
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Using meta tags for Facebook in a SharePoint site

I have a public-facing SharePoint Foundation 2013 site, http://www.oceanview335.com. It is NOT a SharePoint Online site. I am trying to build meta tags in the master page so I can control the data ...
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People.aspx reverts the master page with query string parameters

I have a custom System Master Page. When I am on the People and Groups page /_layouts/15/people.aspx?MembershipGroupId=5, my master page looks fine. However, when I change the View or go to the next ...
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Reset Default.aspx to reference masterpage

I have a client that have several sites in which their default.aspx either did not migrate correctly, or they customized the homepage. How can I "reset" the default.aspx to reference the masterpage ...
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Publishing Custom Master Page For New Subsites

I created a site in Sharepoint Designer 2013 and I created a custom masterpage. Then I created new subsites under the site. But these subsites doesn't get my custom masterpage. It has default ...
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Remove ms-core-header ms-tablerow

How do I remove this from SharePoint without messing up the page? I am using the Oslo MasterPage. <div id="titlerow" class="ms-dialogHidden ms-core-header ms-tableRow"> On my site if I delete ...
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Modifying a copy of the seatle.master instead of a copy of seatle.html

I wanted to do some modification to the seatle master page. So I took a copy of the Seatle.master using share point designer , and I paste it , then I rename the new file to custom.master. I wrote ...
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Get master page object in Powershell / Update master page containts using Powershell

I have to create one Powershell script. This will iterate though all the sites/subsites in one site collection and access master page used by the site. Once i get it, i have to update that master page ...
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SP13: Blank Space on Pages

I am recently changed the master page to have the page content to be centered. My focus for the centering was on the home page that successfully centered. However, navigating to the other pages the ...
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Display a specific master page by a URL

Is there some way to simply use a URL (or other method) to force a page to load with a certain master page, without actually changing the default master page? I'm basically looking to tuck some admin ...
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SP foundation 2013 master page to HTML

How to convert the master-page to the HTML. I've made changes to CSS (which i want to use) and i found the only way to do so by adding it to the HTML conversion of the master page. I'm new to the ...
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Changed seattle.html - now I cannot access the site at all via web

I modified seattle.html - all other users can view the SP site as normal, but I cannot access it. It gives me an error message: Sorry, something went wrong. Don't worry. We're working hard to get ...
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Unable to attach masterpage to Page Layout

I am editing a page layout in SP Designer 2010. For whatever reason, the option to Attach (or Detach) a master page to my page layout is greyed out. Does anyone have any insight on why this option is ...
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“Working on it” message - Handle event and hide some blocks

I edited master page, added some custom blocks. My problem is when opening the web site I see my footer and header blocks. How can I hide these blocks when "Working on it" block appears? Can I ...
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String placeholders {0} in masterpage URL's

I'm working with the bootstrap for sharepoint project which includes some masterpages and page layouts to help make SP responsive. While in the masterpage, on the left nav (quick launch) bar, I see ...
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Master page nightmares

I cannot find any solution to the problem I am having so far. I hope someone can help me. I have a site collection with a custom master page. When I edit it (change the default css file used) I am ...
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AspMenu Has Different Behavior On Publishing & Non-Publishing Pages

Why would a <SharePoint:AspMenu> control behave one way on publishing pages & another way on non-publishing pages? I have a custom master page on a publishing site. I would like to remove ...
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Why doesnt any change to the masterpage effect the default landing page of publishing portal?

We are using seattle.master. After creating a publishing portal site colelction, we modified the masterpage and added text 'test' right after starting body tag. However, it wont appear in the default ...
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How to implement Infinite scrolling to SharePoint 2010

For example: The search page in SharePoint takes me a long period of time for loading results (what if I got more than 1 million results) so I need to display only 20-30 results first and then for ...
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Change site looks based on loggedin users profile property

Which is best practice to achieve change in look (color of top bar) based on a custom user profile property? Property has value yes/no/null. Using pre init event to change masterpage dynamically? I ...
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Oslo Masterpage - How to decrease the height of ms-dialogHidden ms-core-header ms-tableRow?

I want to decrease the height of one of the elements. It's the header. I identified it using IE, as ms-dialogHidden ms-core-header ms-tableRow. I tried setting the height in the css, but nothing ...