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

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Export subsite and Import in another web app (means another db)

I have one web application with site collections. Then I have a subsite inside. I want to export this subsite (and only this one), and import it in a new web app I will create. Question is : Is this ...
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Moving a SharePoint sub-site up a level and making it the new top-level site

Have a Sub-Site that's not being used. However, there is a Sub-Site underneath it that is heavily used. Now the site owner wants to make the Sub of the Sub a new Top level Sub-site. Is it possible ...
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Edit a subsite's home page

I have created a subsite and would like to edit the home page, however I can't as the edit page button is greyed out as shown below. I have created a permissions level called 'Edit Web Parts' which ...
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column formula error preventing subsite creation

When attempting to add subsite in Classic view SharePoint online, I receive - "Sorry, something went wrong. The formula refers to a column that does not exist. Check the formula for spelling mistakes ...
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Copy the list using List Template in SharePoint Online

I need to copy a list to a sub-site on Sharepoint Online. Both use modern experience. I tried the "save as a template" method, but the templates which are in the main site only work for the main site ...
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(SPO) Subsite language template ignored

EDIT: apllies to Sharepoint Online. I have site collection based on the italian template. If I create a subsite and explicitly select the italian template, the subsite will turn out to be using ...
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Sharepoint Subsite Creation Error

I am trying to create a new subsite and it keeps showing up as the image below. I have tried making it with different templates and have had other people make a new one, and they are having the same ...
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Search for specific file content of text documents, in all documents on my site and on subsites

I would like to search all documents on my site. I want to search in the documents, i.e. in the text of word documents etc. How can I do this? Do I have to set it somewhere? Unfortunately it does not ...
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How to display data from a parent site list on a subsite home page

This is best explained using an image: I have a parent site with a list of products, each of which has its own Project sub-site. I want the home page of each sub-site to display data about its record ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Export site error

I have a problem by exporting a SharePoint Site by using Export-SPWeb on my SharePoint 2013 server. The error code is: Export-SPWeb: These columns don't currently have unique values. Is it ...
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How to upload static aspx / html to SharePoint using Visual Studio

I have a tool that generates a set of html pages, they are just referenced within an index page (also a static html page). My main goal is to upload this group of pages to an on-premises SharePoint ...
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404 Page Not Found error in SharePoint 2010

I have a sub site who's home page is set to default.aspx which is not stored in any of the document library like pages,site assets or site pages.Below is the URL structure. http://server-X:port/sites/...
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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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URL/Link to sharepoint members group of subsite used as web template

Is there a simple way to create a link that points to the default "members" group of a subsite? I'm creating a subsite web template and would like to have a link for future site managers that goes ...
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How to use tiles in subpage?

I've created a tile overview in my SiteCollection that links to pages within subpages. When I chose to insert webparts I don't see webparts from the parent page. Is there a way to use those tiles as ...
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SharePoint 2010 show subsites dropdown menu link broken

I have a main site (Planning) that has the "Show subsites" option enabled in the navigation settings. All the links work correctly except for one of the subsites comes up with a "website cannot be ...
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Sub-sites disappeared from Global Navigation & top navigation tab after new sites created

In our SharePoint 2010 systme, we have 50+ sub-sites that all have inherit the same navigation as our parent site. We have about 1/2 of the sites hidden. When we created 3 new sites 2 of the ...
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home/parent site tab/button/link on sub-site navigation bar link is broken

Having a little problem and I can't figure out what is wrong. I have a SharePoint 2010 site /sites/blah/ that has a few sub-sites: /sites/blah/one, /sites/blah/two, /sites/blah/three. On the parent ...
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How to change subsite group access request?

I am in a company where we are trying to organize our SharePoint documents sites by subsidiaries - services (There is one sub-site per service). In my example the subsidiary is "France" (root) and ...
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Set single page in subsite to different master page in master site

I have created a new Site Master page in my site. I want to assign the master page to just one single sub-site page. I've attempted to change the "MasterPageFile" but was unsuccessful (I know this is ...
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How to stop subsites from appearing in Quick launch and top bar in SP Onlline if it is created via a workflow

So we are creating subsites through a K2 workflow. I know you can specify for the subsites to not appear in top bar and quick launch of the parent site if created manually. But if its created through ...
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Unable to access subsites through code but I can in the browser

I need to get a list of subsites from a site collection. I can navigate to the site and click on subsites and it displays all the subsites, but when I try using this code public WebCollection ...
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Deleting a SharePoint subsite doesn't deletes its site columns and content types

I have a subsites inside a site collection. There I have defined some custom content types. Once I deleted the subsite, and created a new subsite with the same name and url, I can see all the old ...
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Access Root Site List from Sub site using Remote Event Receiver in SharePoint Online

I am trying to access the Root site list using the sub site client context. But when I try to execute the clientcontext it gives Access Denied error. I tried to create new clientcontext by passing ...
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Connecting a subsite to Teams app

Is it possible to add a subsite to Teams ? I suppose this would add a new team (and not a channel in the parent site) but I can't find the subsite in the Teams site list... Or maybe this is a bad ...
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Change in site structure

I recently created a prototype site in SP Online with the root as a communication site and several modern subsites. As it stands, I use the first subsite as "Home" in my navigation while the other ...
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Error while creating new subsite in sharepoint online

On our production site, While creating new subsite using any template, We are getting below error, One or more field types are not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete these ...
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CSOM get subsites times out

I'm trying to fetch all subsites (just those at the root level, not sub-subsites, etc.). But, I suspect due to volume (4,000+ subsites), the following times out. clientContext.Load( clientContext....
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Changing the look of a subsite to that of a master site on Sharepoint 2013

I have my subsite all set up the way I want except the top toolbar is blue instead of grey/black. The standard for all the pages is a custom gray/black look. How can I set the subsite's top toolbar to ...
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How to get list of available custom template name using powershell script

I want to create subsite using custom template. how can get list of activated custom template name using powershell script?
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Using MetaData to Link Sharepoint Pages to multiple Subsites

A Sharepoint (Landingpage) site Links to multiple Subsites. These sub-sites are Industrial Verticals( Oil & Gas, Financial Services, Healthcare, etc) or Technology categories( Computer vision, ...
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Restrict user from viewing other subsites

Is there a way I can restrict the users to see other sub-sites that they don't have access to in Site Contents or Quick Links? Example: Employee A = has access to Sub-site A, B and C. Should not see ...
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Can i use a domain name on a subsite?

Background: Our company is using SharePoint. We have now created a subsite which is related to a club. The club just bought a domain name, and we want to promote the domian name, so that people go ...
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does new Hub site mega menu show the subsites under its associated site collection? how does this look? how does this affect navigation?

The mega menu is not yet available for my tenant and am wondering how it will show subsites - how that will look. I have a dilemma right now as to whether create an entirely new site that I will ...
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Adding a user to different permission groups within same site collection?

This is for sharepoint 2019 enterprise on-premise. What i am having to build is a site in which every site and subsite has its own unique access permission groups. Creating the site and subsite and ...
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Enable auto - approval option missing in community sub site

I want to create a sub site from the community template with unique permission. To achieve this, first I checked using through UI and I found something that is not understandable by me. First I ...
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SharePoint 2013 Changed subsite name now receiving 404 on all pages/parts within

I recently edited a subsite homepage within SharePoint and I am now unable to edit it back to it's original state. Every time I click on the subsite or anything within that subsite it timesout and ...
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Create sub site using workflow in SharePoint Online

I have one project list in site collection and want to create a subsite when a new item is inserted in Project list. Is it possible using workflow? Note: I am using Office365 account. If this is not ...
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Creating sites and Subsites

How many sites can be created at a site collection level? My friend and I are trying to figure out how SharePoint works. I am the site admin and gave exclusive rights to him so that he can do ...
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create a project site from the free template SP2016 On-premise

I want to create a subsite from a template that I have uploaded as it's shown But in my case, I didn’t find the Custom tab under Select a template.I find just Publishing tab. I want to know if ...
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Sharepoint 2016 - Subsite creation - There is no memory

I have a problem with SharePoint 2016 that I am struggling with. I cannot find the reason why, but when I try to create a subsite, I always get the following error: There is no memory on the server ...
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can sharepoint “lookup for single line of text” in workflow get all lists in site and its subsites?

this is my workflow, I have Sharepoint site and subsites and lists on there, this workflow belongs to one of the subsite so in workflow I only reach lists which is on this subsite, and my question is ...
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WebTemplate for 'saved sites a template'

I am using MS Flow to POST a HTTP request to SharePoint to create a Sub site when an item has be entered into a list. I want to create this sub site using a site template I have saved. I am trying ...
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Powershell script to add default content type to all libraries in a subsite

I have a powershell script (thanks to this link). My environment: SP 2013. Content type created on root, but want to use in only one subsite. It looks like given below and set content type = true (...
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CmisConnectionException with CMIS Workbench when connecting to SharePoint FBA site

While using CMIS Workbench, I got the below issue just after clicking on "Load Repository". I am not able to see documents from the site or its subsites. Please help me if any configuration is needed ...
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Data from parent site list displayed on subsite list

I have a parent site that has a list of team members along with other data about their positions. I would like to display this list in a subsite. I understand that with SP Designer I can link a web ...
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Get all subsites of 2 levels using Powershell

I have a site collection "IM". In this site collection I have many subsites and in every subsite I have other subsites. How can I get all subsites of the site collection using Powrshell? I started ...
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Sharepoint Online - Maximum number of subsites within single site collection

According to our project requirements, We need to create more than 2000 subsites under single site collection in SharePoint online (Office 365). MSDN article says that you can create Up to 2,000 ...
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Is it possible to restrict the maximum subsite level?

We are trying to enforce a flatter intranet structure, and are curious if it's possible to restrict the level of subsites you have. The type of structure we're going for is as follows: Home ...
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move list to a sub site with all the data

I am using SharePoint-2013. I have three lists that I want to move to the sub-site with all the data. How can i do this?