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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When does using site collections vs subsites affect performance?

My currently planned topology is one site collection with 80 subsites, 1,600 pages, 50 - 100GB of data and 165 security groups. I'm considering breaking up the subsites into 8 different site ...
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SharePoint 2013 Subsite inherits Parent Navigation - Managed Navigation

I am using Managed Navigation and have Variations defined, so the root site collection has two sub sites for each of the languages.. Each Language sub site has its own Terms Set and the navigation is ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Deleted subsites not going in Recycle Bin

I am a bit confused with regards to the Recycle Bin when it comes to SharePoint 2013. A few quick Google searches suggested that when one deletes a sub-site, the site will not be permanently deleted ...
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Get the all sub sites from a site collection along with site hierarchy using CSOM

I had site collection is SharePoint online with the below hierarchy. The value in the bracket is the site hierarchy (added for understanding only). I want to get all the subsite details along with ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Display full breadcrumbs

When displaying a document list and browse through it's folders breadcrumbs are shown at the top as displayed in the below image: Is it possible to display the full breadcrumbs i.e. 1 -> 2 -> 3 ...
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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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how do I determine subsite template

how do i find out what template was used to create a sub-site in SharePoint? I want to know what template was used when creating one of the sub-sites in my SharePoint
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Workflow copying a list item from one site to another site

I have site A (CRM) that contains a manager name. Depending on the manager's name, I'd like for the list item to be copied to site B. How do I get the copying to move from one subsite to another ...
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New Documents added to Library requiring Title even though it is not marked as Required before they can be Checked In

I have a Subsite with many similar Libraries with Require Check Out enabled on all. This subsite has been somewhat problematic in general and it may be that I need to recreate and move everything ...
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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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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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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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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: "...
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Subsite managed navigation - page not found

I want to use Managed Navigation to show a current navigation menu, for a subsite only. I've created a term set with friendly URLs, and the terms are showing in the nav. Problem is, I sometimes get "...
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How to attain site collection admin rights in a certain subsite

I am the site collection admin of the site http://server/. I am also farm administrator and local admin of the Windows Server account. However, I do not have access in the site http://server/sites/...
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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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Move or copy a O365 SharePoint subsite

How do you move or copy a O365 SharePoint subsite and all of its children subsites in one site collection to another site collection? I have looked at using PowerShell but it does not seem possible ...
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When to create a new site collection and when to create a new sub site

We have a SharePoint 2013 Web Application, which contains two Site Collections:- Team Site. Enterprise Wiki. And I have created 2 Site Collections because of the following differences:- Each Site ...
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SharePoint 2013 shared with “lots of people”

I've been tasked to be the admin of a SharePoint 2013 site that was created by someone who never completely implemented it. I'm wondering why every site, page, list, folder, document at every level is ...
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SP2010 Reset all subsites to inherit masterpage using c#

I'm creating a site feature reciever which sets a custom master page on the root web. I would also like the master page set on the root to be inherit to all the subsites. What is the most elegant way ...
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Get all subsites of top level site using JavaScript OM

I am trying to get all sub sites of the top level site. However, the code I wrote for the app returns zero subsites. I am a little mystified as to why: var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); ...
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Update listitem in document library without using eventreceivers

How to update a listitems say status column in my document library from Pending to Approved without using event receivers or C#? If I use SPServices , it needs to be added as content editor web part ...
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Powershell Script to temporarily disable SharePoint subsite

I tried using the following script to disable one of my sub-sites: Connect-SPOService -Url https://contoso-admin.sharepoint.com -credential xyz@contoso.com I get the following error: The site is ...
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migrate document library from parent site to subsite in sharepoint 2013

I have 10+ Document Libraries in the Parent Site. I want to move them to a subsite. What is the best approach without coding?
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Different themes on main and subsites?

We are testing some features of Sharepoint Online, and we want to deploy a new theme, but ONLY on one subsite (test site), not our main site, is that possible? Or should we make a completly new ...
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How to Archive a Site as a Sub Site

I'm having a tough time cracking this and need some assistance. Below is a site called TestSite, that is used to archive other sites not in use located at contoso.com/sites/Prong2/JRS/testsite/default....
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Cannot apply masterpage to sub-sites

I can't seem to apply a masterpage (which has sub-site-specific branding) to only a single subsite. If I try to 'Change the Look' of a site by applying a masterpage, I can only do it at the Parent-...
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Site Collection administrator is getting Access Denied error message when editing Page Layout and Site Template Settings

I have an account in Office 365/SharePoint Online and I am creating a new Site Collection with the Template Publishing Portal. I want to be able to add all kinds of different subsite templates below ...
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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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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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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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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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Subsites created from a duplicated site collection have buggy default links

I've duplicated a site collection I had using Copy-SPSite. This site collection had a site template to be used for subsites. Strange thing is when I create a subsite in my new site collection that ...
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Apply theme to subsite from SharePoint hosted app + javascript

I have to make a SharePoint-hosted-app for creating subsites and applying a theme on created subsites programmatically. my app is installed on root site (site collection) and I want to change ...
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Unable to hide pages/sub sites

Using Sharepoint MOSS 2007, there are a couple of pages/sub sites that need to be hidden. When going into change the navigation, I set the page/sub site to be hidden and save. when I go back to have a ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 - Add List View Web Part to Subsite

I am looking to add a list webpart to a Subsite. The list is on the parent site. Any help is appreciated.
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When to use a subsite versus a library?

Our company has recently started using Office 365 and I am helping set up our structure of Sharepoint sites, Subsites and Libraries. The company is multi-national with 1000 employees. Each department ...
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Move Subsite to Top Level Site

I have a user who, instead of editing the Top Level Site in their Site collection, created a subsite, named it "Home" and now wants this moved up a level so that it is their Site Collection Home Page. ...
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How to restrict the Provider Hosted App installation on subsite?

I have created a Provider Hosted App for SharePoint On-Premises and SharePoint Online. My requirement is that this app should only installed if its a Site Collection. If it is a Site within a Site ...
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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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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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SP 2016 - Display list from Parent site in sub-site

I need to display a list from a parent (really the site collection) on a sub-site. I've found multiple answers referencing this link. However, this post is from 2012 and discusses a solution for ...
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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?
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How to Display list from a subsite in parent site inside a web part programatically

I have to display a list (located in a subsite) in the welcome page of the parent site. (Inside a WebPart most likely) I don't have acess to sharepoint designer and i have SharePoint 2013. Besides, ...
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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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Sharing a list between subsites

I have a view in a SharePoint list in SharePoint 365 that someone in another department wants to display on their SharePoint site. Both sites are part of the same top-level SharePoint site. We are ...
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Remove a Subsite which has other subsites and apps in it

I am creating a PowerShell script to delete the subsites by importing URLs from a CSV file. The problem is that Remove-SPWeb does not remove a subsite having other subsites and apps beneath it. I want ...
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Is it possible to set up a subsite, which members of the parent site cannot access?

We definitely want members of the subsite to access the parent site, but not necessarily the other way round. Is this easy to do?
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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 ...