Questions tagged [site-template]

SharePoint site templates are pre-built definitions designed around a particular business need. You can use these templates as they are to create your own SharePoint site and then customize the site as much as you like. You’re probably familiar with the default site templates, like Team Site, Blog site, and Group Work Site as shown here.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Cannot apply an XML template to a SharePoint site

I am currently trying to use the PowerShell command Apply-PnPProvisioningTemplate to apply an XML template to a SharePoint site: Apply-PnPProvisioningTemplate -Path "<path to the XML file>&...
1
vote
2answers
42 views

Create custom “theme” for SharePoint modern site

I'm making the switch from SharePoint classic to modern sites. When using classic I had created our own custom "theme". I would go into SharePoint Designer 2013 and upload our HTML file ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

SharePoint and PowerApps solution design

My predecessor created a PowerApp with SharePoint data sources. These data sources are hooked up to several libraries and lists in a single MS Teams SharePoint site. The idea was(and still is) to ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

Site Design containing library with folders

I created a Site Script to create a site design, and the site script includes a document library with many folders in it. The site design deploys without any problems, but when I try to apply it to ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Save Modern Site Page as Template

Slight dilemma. I created a modern Site Page and want to save it as a template. I tried many steps as you can see below. Are there other ways to saving as a template? Save as a Template not listed ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Access location and metadata of SharePoint list in Excel

i am a rookie in this community. I am not sure if this question is a SharePoint (SP) or Excel question but I'll give it a shot here. The Excel file is stored in the SP and is connected to a list on ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Create modern site team site template

I've created a template from the root site i.e communication site. Now when i create the site using the custom template, the site is being created as Team classic site. I actually want a site to be ...
0
votes
1answer
50 views

Error when “Apply-PnPProvisioningTemplate” applied

tried to copy template to new site on SPO. I get an error and don't know what it is about. Any idea? Apply-PnPProvisioningTemplate : The object id "site:074957fd-1ceb-4557-a789-5e4421264993:web:...
0
votes
1answer
51 views

403 while trying to create a pnp privisioning template

Ok this site recently got switched form a modern site to a classic site and now I cannot use anything on the site to include turning on and off features with powershell. This is a sharepoint online ...
0
votes
1answer
240 views

PnP Provisioning Template Object reference not set to instance

Ok I am trying to apply a Provisioning template to a site and I keep getting the error "Apply-PnPProvisioningTemplate : Object reference not set to an instance of an object." Ive been ...
0
votes
1answer
191 views

SharePoint capabilities in Office 365 GCC High

My company recently migrated from MS Office 365 Commercial tenant to their Government Community Cloud (GCC) High tenant to comply with Dept of Defense CMMC requirements. Post migration of our SP hub, ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Some InfoPath forms used Sharepoint ask to download but others open in browser

Our team had some structure changes so we created new SharePoint 2010 sites. We brought over form libraries from the old sites to the new sites by saving the old ones as a template and included the ...
1
vote
0answers
61 views

Is there a way to save a site in SharePoint online as a template programmatically (with an API, PowerShell, C#, etc.)?

I have a SharePoint Online site that has custom scripts enabled, and I want to programmatically save it as a template. I do not want to use PnP Provisioning Templates, I want to access the same ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Finding original site template id used for main site without access to Sharepoint 2013 server

I'm trying to recover a sharepoint 2013 site by installing sharepoint 2013 in a new domain. I only have access to database backups from the original server. One option I've seen uses a query based on ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

Site templates missing in SharePoint 2016 on -prem

I'm using SharePoint 2016 on premises , I was working on installing some site features, while doing so suddenly this happen, while creating new sub site, I don't have option to select the template. ...
1
vote
2answers
51 views

How to copy a missing Site collection feature from one site to another site

I'm using SharePoint 2016 On- premises server. From site collection ( Farm A) I've saved a site as a site template and uploaded the file in the solutions of site collection (Farm B), and activated it....
0
votes
1answer
51 views

Create subsite with custom template timeout error on /_layouts/15/newsbweb.aspx

We are using SP2016 on-premise and have a custom site template. The template is a wsp file upload via Site Settings -> Solution. The same template is working a year before. Also it is working in our ...
1
vote
1answer
59 views

PnP site template - include 'Embed' webpart with <iframe>

I am provisioning sharepoint sites using a pnp site template and would like to add an embed web part. I am able to add 'people' web parts with the following: <pnp:CanvasControl ...
0
votes
1answer
188 views

Programatically define document set default view

Im trying to be define a document set default view from powershell, code, csom, or site template, but I cant find any way to do so. My library have 5 views, and I have a document set XX added to the ...
1
vote
1answer
36 views

Site Template with Metadata SharePoint 2013

We are trying to clone a SharePoint 2013 web using templates, but the choice field information is not being included. Microsoft Docs states that taxonomy field info is by default not included with ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

Modify Teamsite to Publishing Site (SharePoint Online)

We got a public Team in "Microsoft Teams" for Information Technology to provide communication and provide News to our users. Every Team gets a SharePoint Online "Modern Teamsite" created automatically ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

Create templates for wiki pages and place it in the drop-down-menu

Is it possible to create templates for pages? And how do I add them to the drop-down menu? I know that there is a possibility - at least for Word documents. Unfortunately, I couldn't find it yet.
1
vote
0answers
42 views

List related wiki-pages (Sharepoint-Online) [closed]

A SharePoint page should be among other things used by our developers to store developer documentation. I don't really know much about SharePoint sites yet, but I thought that wiki sites are the best ...
1
vote
1answer
134 views

Create a Wiki-Page Template and use it (Sharepoint Online)

When I am on the homepage and click on the new button, a drop-down opens with the elements list, page, document libary, app and subwebsite. I would like to know if I can create templates for ...
1
vote
1answer
26 views

How to create a site template and add fields to list automatically. For detailed question. Please find below

I need to first create a site template which consist of project name, description, attachments and appointment fields. Then automatically add few of their fields to the project management list. How ...
1
vote
1answer
39 views

New SharePoint 2019 Instance Site Template

We are spinning up a new 2019 SharePoint on prem instance with the intention of migrating our 2013 data to it. Our 2013 main stie has a site template of SPS#0 (SharePoint Portal Server) which is now ...
0
votes
2answers
25 views

Sharepoint site template : How to pass person data?

I've create a template site in which I have a list, in this list I have 5 columns with data, one of them is Person or group type, but when I create a new site with this template, all columns are ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

Update / Deleting Custom Site Templates

I have created a custom site template in sharepoint online using the modern experience. However, there have been changes made that would impact future sites created with that template. Is there a way ...
1
vote
1answer
243 views

Apply-PnPProvisioningTemplate (403) Forbidden, There is no Web named “/SiteURLName/_vti_bin/sites.asmx”

We use Powershell and PNP to create sites and apply tenants. I've had pauses coded into the script to allow time for commands to complete in the past. Lately we've encountered the (403) Forbidden ...
1
vote
2answers
44 views

Create a site from a saved template not available

The option for creating a site template isn't available for me. So what I did is go to SharePoint Designer and in the "Site" tab under "Site Options", I set "SaveSiteAsTemplateEnabled" to "true". ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

Promoted links on Visual Studio

I am currently working on a site template to be deployed as a farm template. In my home page I want to show the list of my custom libraries. I want to show them using promoted links. Is there a way ...
0
votes
1answer
118 views

Restore SharePoint Site template

I was following this to restore a site template on a different site collection. But it keeps on throwing an exception "". Please suggest what I am missing
1
vote
1answer
600 views

Export Modern Team site as a JSONfile

I'm about to set up a new SPO env. In the env I should have 5 custom templates, which powerusers can select in the dropdown list when creating a new teamsite. I tried different tutorial and PS ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

Will a team site created with Classic Site Template be unsupported in the future. Better to “rebuild” now?

I created a team site in classic template just before the introduction of modern sites. It works fine for now except that I am having to rebuild one lists that still sometimes shows in classic edit ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

Change group ownership back to a single admin

I have a team site created with the classic template. This site is used by all in the company. I recently converted it to a group as well. I realized I don't want it as a group. Is there anyway to go ...
0
votes
0answers
62 views

Activate and Deactivate buttons in SharePoint Online solution gallery are disabled

I have created a standard Team Site (Classic), added some lists and pages and taken the site template (.wsp). I have used this template to create sites in several SPOnline tenancies. However, in one ...
0
votes
1answer
506 views

Save site as template not working in sharepoint online

I am trying to copy a site collection from one tenant to another without using any third party tool. I am trying to do it with "save site as template" feature in SharePoint Online. But, when I try to ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

SharePoint 2013 & Wordpress

How can I use Wordpress as a template for my sites in my SharePoint 2013 enviroment? I was told it is possible, but have not had any luck finding any useful resources on how-to.
2
votes
0answers
30 views

What is the best way to set links so that they auto-update when creating new site from site template?

I'm using SharePoint Online currently and was previously a SP Site Designer/Site Collection Admin for a series of enterprise-edition SP 2003, 2010, and 2013 sites. I distinctly remember setting up ...
1
vote
1answer
52 views

MySite: Custom links lost after “Change the look”

SharePoint 2016 on premise migrated from 2013 approx 1 year ago. After "Change the look" on MySite site collection on all personal sites user created custom links are lost. See red area in screenshot....
0
votes
1answer
19 views

How do you create a sharepoint language templated site?

I notice that my company that I work for has sharepoint sites that have the locale specified in the context path. Example: https://mytest.sharepoint.com/en-us/MySubSite I have set up a test ...
0
votes
1answer
845 views

Can you change a Site Template after it is created

I've created a test Site Collection in SharePoint Online. I used a Team Site Template. In order to leverage Cross Site Publishing, the Site must use the Publishing Template. Is there anyway to ...
1
vote
1answer
135 views

PnP Site Provisioning Documentation

I have successfully saved a Site Template using the following PowerShell command: Get-PnPProvisioningTemplate -Out $templateFile -PersistBrandingFiles -PersistPublishingFiles; I'm looking in the ...
0
votes
1answer
475 views

Using “react-script-editor” is preventing me from saving the team site as template. any workarounds

I am working on a sharepoint online classic team sub-site, and i added the React Script Editor webpart from https://github.com/SharePoint/sp-dev-fx-webparts/tree/master/samples/react-script-editor to ...
1
vote
1answer
118 views

Save online team site as Template (without content) will preserve site pages but not lists items

I am working on a classic online team site. and i have a subsite which contain these main components:- 3 custom lists which contain items. i added many modern site pages inside the built-in ...
1
vote
2answers
503 views

Show Modified By on Wiki Page

We want to add a Modified By and Modified 'footer' on our wiki pages. We can do this by adding the following code in SharePoint Designer: Modified By: <SharePoint:UserField FieldName="...
3
votes
1answer
531 views

Can't save Site as Template on a publishing site

I understand that you can't save a site as a template if Publishing is turned on. My question is...Why is this? Is this a bug or is this by design. Is the workaround as simple as turning to publish ...
1
vote
1answer
230 views

Unable to create site using saved site template SharePoint 2016

We have recently migrated our SharePoint from 2010 to 2016. After that none of the site templates which we used in 2010 are working. First it throws content type name error and then I renamed the ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

SharePoint 2013 Transparent Background Image

I am trying to insert a background image I have saved in my "Images" files in SP 2013. I have not done this in a very long time. I entered the following code snippet, but I'm pretty sure I need to ...
1
vote
1answer
122 views

Limitation on Document Center Template in SharePoint 2013

Based on Microsoft document here, there is a limitation on Document Center template: Less than 5% of the content in the content database is accessed each month on average, and less than 1% of ...

1
2 3 4 5
10