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Questions tagged [sub-site]

Subsite generally refers to a child site of a SharePoint site collection. Multiple subsites make a site collection.

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SharePoint Online error - One or more field types are not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete these fields

Today i ran in to an error "One or more field types are not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete these fields". I activated the SharePoint Sever Publishing Infrastructure ...
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Anonymous has not always access to subsite

There are several subsites which Anonymous has access to, but some subsites can't be opened by Anonymous, because a popup comes up prompting Anonymous to login. The curious thing is that Anonymous ...
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Deploy a WSP solution from one farm to another

I have a WSP solution which is a subsite with all its content which I want to install on another farm. What are the implications? Is it possible, if so, is it advisable?
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Subsite creation disabled in Central Admin, but users can still create subsites

I verified that the settings in Central Admin were disabled so that users could not create their own subsites. However, they are still creating their own subsites. Is there a setting in each site that ...
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What is effected when I change the URL of a subsite?

I have not come across the need to change an existing subsite yet until now. I know how to change it, but what is effected once the URL has been changed? I have existing workflows, photos that are ...
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Unable to create subsite with SharePoint hosted app

Below is my code for creating sub site in SharePoint Hosted App: function createWebsite() { var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext("https://rootSite/sites/Site1"); this.oWebsite = ...
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Non Site Admins are unable to create sub-sites with templates created by the site admin account

I have created a SharePoint site collection on SharePoint server 2013. I have create a number of sub sites and for each of those sub sites I have created a template. The purpose of the templates is ...
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Using Powershell command how to get absolute URL of subsite of group resides in that subsite

I am using powershell command remotely to communicate with SharePoint Server(2010/13 both). I am using following powershell command to fetch "SiteGroups" from site collections Get-SPSite http://...
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Excluding visibility to only one subsite for an AD user

I am trying to exclude visibility for my user, UserKiosk, to ONLY the 'KIOSK' subsite. The issue I am having is that, since UserKiosk is an AD user they are automatically part of the 'Everyone' ...
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Exclude results from Subsites from SP Rest API Search

I m useing the SP Search API to get results from a subsite with http://localhost/_api/search/query?querytext='test path:http://localhost/subsite works fine , but it also returns the results of the sub-...
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Turn on 'Show subsite in Quick Launch on Parent Page'

I have recently set up a number of subsites but I have realised that when I did the initial set up I did not turn on the 'Show Subsite in Quick Launch on Parent Page' option. I have searched and ...
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Moving a subsite

So I have a subsite titled "Quality." I want to move another subsite underneath the Quality subsite. Is this possible? I'm in the Content and Structure view, but the "move" section (under Actions)is ...
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Can i setup auto sync between two subsites?

I am new to SharePoint and need some help and guidance on this issue. The scenario: my company is running SharePoint online 2013 via an Office 365 Enterprise subscription. We currently have in-...
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why my subsite url is showing “…” inside it url when i access the subsite from “Site Settings” >> “look and Feel” >> “Title, Description, and Logo”

I am facing a strange behavioure inside my sub-site. now i have a sub-site of type team site and i can access the sub-site using the following URL:- http://servername/PMO/Programmes/PojectA/ now i ...
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Is there a way to share the subsite link again?

I have moved a subsite to another location and would like to email all shared users a new url. Is it possible to "resend" the link to all current shared users as if they were just given permissions?
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Copy/move list item from parent site to subsite list

I am using SP13 as an incident tracker. As new incidents come in I want to be able to send them to 1 of 5 subsites. Ideally this would be dependent on the administrator filling a column with certain ...
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Unable to create a subsite using Custom template using powershell scripts?

I need to create a subsite with Custom template, so I imported and activated my custom template into site collection, Then I added my subsite into Subsites can only use the following site templates ...
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How can we add a site templates in subsites can only use the following site templates section using powershell scripts?

I need to add a custom site template in site settings -> page layouts & site templates for subsites can only use the following site templates.By manuvally we can add it,how can we achieve it by ...
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SharePoint 2016 Subsite renders code instead of actual content

I am running an On Premises instance of SharePoint 2016. I am trying to create a subsite with a blog layout and followed the general instructions to do so. However after the process was completed, ...
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Sub site name coming as [“Name”column value]

For only some of my subsites, I am not getting the name I assigned. Instead it is coming as ["Name"Column value]. Where do I have to change this and what is the reason? Thanks
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Best approach to add an Admin Section to my enterprise wiki site collection

I am working on a sharepoint 2013 enterprise server. and i added a new enterprise wiki site collection to it. now i did the following inside the new site collection:- I added 4 custom lists named; ...
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_vti_bin/listdata.svc unavailable for subsite

I am unable to connect to vti_bin/listdata.svc for a specific subsite, although it works for other subsites in the same site collection. I am a site collection administrator and I'm working from a ...
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SharePoint 2013 List Permission issue with root list and subsite list?

I have an issue with SharePoint (Office 365) can you help out to solve my issue. I have a list with confidential data in root site and I have subsite with a list that is referring some column(lookup ...
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Creating a new subsite is taking too long time

Creating a new sub-site from site template is taking approximately 50 minutes and still working on it. if I do IIS reset before creating new sub-site everything works smooth for whole day and site ...
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How to add listview webpart to subsite, while list is available in top level site?

I have a list on the top level site collection. I would like to show the list items in a webpart on the welcome page of a subsite. I have implemented this already in a CQWP(content query webpart). But ...
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Create a new site from a template

I have read a lots of posts, did a lots of google search but none of the solutions are working for me. I am trying to create a subsite from a template. Tried both GUI and powershell. I keep getting ...
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Create a Sub-site from a Template

I was trying to create a subsite from a saved template. I keep getting an error. Action can not be completed. I have all the permissions. Is there a different way to do this?
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Best approach to prevent Contributor users from add/edit/delete files inside site collection’s Style Library & Site Assets libraries

I am working on a new Team site collection. And by default I got these Security Groups:- site Visitors -> Read permission Site Owner -> full control Site Member -> Edit So now let say I add a new ...
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Are Managed Properties automatically created for site columns in subsites?

I'm trying to understand how this works. If I create a subsite, and put a site column in it, will SharePoint automatically create the Managed Property? My experience so far is that Managed Properties ...
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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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Will it affect anything if I delete site from site content and structure?

I have currently removed some subsites on a site in the SharePoint. For example, I have a site called "sample 1" and there are another 15 subsites inside "sample 1" but I actually only needed 9 ...
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How to get subsite with custom template to inherit background from parent site without activating SharePoint Server Publishing in Sharepoint 2013?

When I activate SharePoint Server Publishing it takes away my ability to create new templates that would later be stored in my solutions as .wsp files. Is there a way to get a subsite to inherit from ...
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Can a template be modified and all the subsites that are using it have the changes?

I'm new on SharePoint and I would like to know if having a template for my subsites, in the case I modify my template all the subsites that are using that template should be affected with the changes. ...
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Disable features while importing site

We have an export of a subsite (using Export-SPWeb) which we need to import to another site in different farm. The site contains some features which are not present in destination farm. So we end up ...
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Updating list on two different

I have a parent site and a sub-site. The sub-site has an invoicing form that uses a customer list. Now behind this list is a workflow that allows the user to type in a customer name. I am using a ...
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Display a list or library from top level site to subsites in sharepoint 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 web application with a top level site and some subsites, how can I Display a list or library from top level site to subsites.
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SP2013 - Site templates and design package's heritance

I have a blocking issue on SP 2013 (yes, I know we are now on the edge of SP2016, but that was a customer's choice...) What do we want : We would like to create 3 site templates (using team site, ...
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Site mailboxes when site is created from a custom template

I'm working on a project management area in Sharepoint (Office 365) at the moment where each new project is a subsite of the main Projects site. Each project site will include a site mailbox. I've ...
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Backup of a subsite having huge data?

I have a subsite which is having 130gb of storage. Is it possible to take complete backup of the subsite having content of 130gb? If possible, does we get any issues in doing so?
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SharePoint 2013 pages library is no longer inheriting the master page layout from the top level subsite

I have a problem on a SharePoint 2013 subsite which uses a custom master page template, all sitepages and libraries used to inherit this layout, however now we've noticed that the pages library is no ...
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Control access to a sub-site

I have created a sub-site in SharePoint that is meant to be only for Management. I created the site and stopped inheriting permissions from the parent. Then I added only the managers and myself to the ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Moving Child Subsite to another site collection

I have a structure as follow: My Site (Root site) Client 1 Division 1 > Site 101 > Site 102 Division 2 Client 2 Division 1 Division 2 In the above structure, how ...
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Is there any way to reduce the options in “Create a new sub site form”?

Is there any way to reduce the number of fields to enter during site creation. Just have to enter the name, description and URL name. Template selection option should be one rather than all the ...
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Is there any ways to simplify the process of creating subsites

I have create a parent site for a department that has many sub sites for its projects. The manager of the department wants to create sub-sites whenever the new project come. Is there any way to ...
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Different approaches to get all webs titles

Context : SharePoint Online. Scenario : We have more than 3000 sub-sites in site collection. Currently we have developed one web-part which contains one text-box. In which whenever user will start ...
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Apply Friendly URL to Sub Site Default URL

How can I apply a friendly-url to the default sub-site url? (ie: http://site/subsite/) I am able to apply a friendly-url to the sub-site default page. (ie: http://site/subsite/default.aspx) I have ...
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Programmatically move site to another site collection

In SP 2013, on prem, we need to move a sub site from one site collection to another - with all its permissions and versions of documents. I am thinking of writing this in a SharePoint timer job with ...
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Correct relative URL in sub-sites?

This is probably a real NOOB question but I've been struggling to link a source file into my page code. I want to move the cookie code out of the page code. <script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/...
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People and Group in Subsite settings

I noticed that when I added and removed people to/from a group for a subsite (3 levels down), then it in fact added and removed them from the root site! I can swear I was being very diligent and I ...
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User has correct permissions for subsite, but access is denied?

I have a site in SharePoint 2013 with 12 subsites. All but one inherit permissions from the top site. The subsite with unique permissions is named "General". This subsite has 2 new groups: "...