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Questions tagged [site-creation]

Site creation is process to create the site collections in SharePoint

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When users try to create a classic team site, they got this error “you are not allowed to create team sites at https://**.sharepoint.com/”

Inside our SharePoint admin center >> Settings >> i define the following settings for site creation (mainly to allow end users to create classic team sites), as follow:- But when users try to create ...
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Disabling Site Creation from end users, will still allow them to create sharepoint sites through creating new Office 365 groups

I am working on a SharePoint online tenant, and inside the SharePoint admin center site >> Setting page, i disable site creation as follow:- So i thought that in my case only sharepoint admins (the ...
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Error while creating publishing site using site template

I have migrated from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2016. I took a site template of a publishing site and while creating a site using the site template I get "Sorry something went wrong" error. Below ...
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Yet another ADFS issue - can't create sub sites even as site colleciton admin

We implemented ADFS in our UAT environment. I just realized I cannot create subsites on any site collection. I can delete sites, manage permissions, and do everything else, just not create new sites. ...
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Got confused on the “Site Creation” options which we have inside SharePoint online administration settings

I am working on SharePoint online tenant, and I want to allow end-users (non-admin users) to be able to create and manage their own site collections. so inside my SharePoint Online admin site, I found ...
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Why is creating a large number of child sites becoming slower?

I need to create about 8000 sites in a site collection, based on Title and path attributes from a database table with 8000 records. I wrote a simple console based application in C# that utilizes the ...
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Unable to create site due to feature stapler activated branding

I am trying to create a new site (SPSite), in a SharePoint 2016 portal environment, using the following code: SPWebApplication webApplication = SPWebApplication.Lookup(new System.Uri("http://...
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Creating a new site in SharePoint 2010

If I was to create a new site within my currently installed SharePoint 2010 setup, would all of the features be the same as the others? If I have a site that has a broken search feature, will that ...
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Create Site Permissions to Restricted Read users

I have give all users of my tenant "Restricted Read" permissions on the root site collection so that they cannot create site collections and sub-sites in the tenant. When any such user logs into the ...
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How to create SharePoint site with some of parameters editing and to add some colums with parameters

I need to have a component which creates a site, and after gives the some parameters to create the same columns, or the same list. How could I create this component by using SharePoint Online?
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Site provisioning wizard?

I am using SP 2013 on prem, and need to create custom wizard for creating site collections. I can use old school method of using an application page with c# etc, but I am instead looking for "the ...
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Does creating a root site collection affect existent managed path site collections?

In our existent sharepoint 2013 web we only have site collections in the default managed path http://servername/sites/collectionname. Is it safe to create a root site collection without affecting the ...
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Missing Custom Tab on the New SubSite Creation Page

I have a Publishing Site that I would like to create a template out of and use it across different Sites to create new Subsites basically it should be available across Site Collections. Basically ...
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Programmatically created SPWebApplication's WebParts not registered as safe

I am having a frustrating issue with a programmatically created web application in which a programmatically deployed solution's web parts are not registered as safe when adding to a programmatically ...
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Activate Site Feature - SharePoint Server Publishing - is this possible to do this automatically in O365?

Is it possible to Activate Site Feature - SharePoint Server Publishing in the O365 environment using workflow, a web service or a combination of workflow/web service or any other way? We have a ...
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Programmatically create site collection self service site creation

Good Day, I'm sitting with the following issue. I'm creating a site collection programmatically... all was working fine on my dev server, until I deployed to test server. When I run the code on the ...
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SharePoint site creation is very slow in certain site collections

SharePoint 2010 Enterprise We have two site collections which are very slow when it comes to creating content like sites, lists, and libraries and accessing settings for existing objects. I would say ...
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PowerShell script to create hundreds of sub sites

What's the best way to create hundreds of sub sites in a site collection for testing purposes? It doesn't matter what their names are. Doing some research, I found a few scripts that either require ...
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Create Subsite on Get Request

I want to do the following. If a user comes to a special site collection he will be redirected to a subsite. If the subsite doesn't exist it will be created. I know that's a creation in a GETRequest ...
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Slow and errors openening a new site after deploying solutions in SP2013

We are running SP2013 and having often problems after deploying and creating a new site. When the solutions are deployed, we create a site with powershell or from central admin with de new deployed ...
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Site-level fields created by the Community Site features and its dependencies must not be removed

I get this error: Site-level fields created by the Community Site features and its dependencies must not be removed. when trying to create a Community Site or Active the Community Site Feature, ...
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Show custom message in “New Site” silverlight dialog

I would like to display a customized message on top of the "New Site" dialog window, however since it is Silverlight I'm not sure if this is even possible. I've thought of using javascript to ...
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Can only create site (from custom defintion) when in central admin

As title says. I've created the bare basics of a custom site definition (no features etc.). It, at least appears, to deploy and activate fine judging by VS 2010 output. If in central admin, I can ...
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My Site creation issues

I have a strange problem for creating my sites programmatically. As a lot of people I know the method CreatePersonalSite of the UserProfile class. My scenario is when a user is clicking on some button ...
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Cannot create sharepoint site under web application using central administration

I am trying to create a new web application and create a site under that. I have created web application and site collection but I cannot add site to site collection. I tried to add but it is adding ...
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Defaulting to a tab in Template Selection of Create Site Collection in Central Admin

We have custom Web Templates deployed in our SharePoint 2010 deployment. The web templates are have a custom DisplayCategory defined Elements.xml (let's say it's Foo). In central admin's Create Site ...
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How to create a site collection programmatically: permissions problem?

I'm encountering some problems while creating programmatically a Site Collection.. I tried in many ways, but without fortune. First of all, I must say that the account I'm using is: Farm ...
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deleted main Sharepoint site - can't create new one Options

During my experiments with SharePoint 2010 I have deleted the default team site, so when I go to http://computer_name I have "404 not found" error. Now it is impossible to create/add any subsite ...
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Creating Sites in MOSS 2007 Using Web Services

Can you create a SharePoint site (assuming the Site Collection was already there) with the SharePoint Web Services? I've been thumbing through the API reference on MSDN but didn't seem to get ...
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NullReferenceException when running New-SPSite

I'm running the following PowerShell script on my SharePoint server to create a new host-header site collection and a tenant admin site: Add-PSSnapin microsoft.sharepoint.powershell -ea ...