Questions tagged [template]

A pre-developed layout for a page, list, site, form, or other such object, designed to allow rapid and accurate publishing of new versions of the object.

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SharePoint 2013 email templates

I have a SharePoint 2013 instance that I would like to modify the default email template. I want to put my company's logo as a header and the company contact info as a footer on every email that is ...
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Pnp provisioning : Provision a 2 List Webpart Page using jslink with xml template

I have the big question for you : How to provision a simple page with 2 ListView Webpart? What i want : I am provisioning a simple page (using OneColumns layout) via pnp and remote provsionsing. My ...
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Error copying temporary solution file to solutions gallery

When I try to save as basic teamsite in SP2013 I get the following error: [InvalidOperationException: Error copying temporary solution file to solutions gallery: _catalogs/solutions/test4.wsp] ...
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How to migrate list template from 2010 to 2013?

I have a task list with content that i wish to migrate to SP 2013. I have tried to save the list as a template, convert the stp file to cab and change productversion to 5 in manifest.xml but with no ...
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Identify List Template (stp) from SPList Object

I have custom list templates (stp) based on Generic List template. I have created several lists using stp files. How can I identify from which list template (STP file) the List was created. The ...
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Save workflow as template not working

I need to save my reusable workflow as template in SharePoint Designer 2010. When I tried saving my workflow I'm getting this error. The server was unable to create your template. Please notify your ...
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Can we create a default template for new Wiki pages in Sharepoint Foundation 2013?

I'm wandering if it's possible to create a template to use as default new Wiki pages ? As I've got SP Foundation 2013 version, I can't use the Design Manager. Because we got page layout to respect ...
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SP2013 Change the look breakes on own template

I took a standard Team Site and verified that the "Change the look" worked, I then saved the site as a template, and then created a new team site from that template and then the "Change the look" is ...
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Is there no “easy” way to create a wiki template in SharePoint 2013?

Here's what I want to do: Create 40+ wiki pages that all have the same headings/layout, but will be user-updated to contain unique content on each page. I'd rather not create the "structure" of each ...
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Can't enable/disable publishing features on a meeting workspace

I'm trying to save a meeting workspace as a template. However, on this client's server, upgrade happened, so I got Pages library IDs messed up. I managed to fix that issue everywhere else on the farm, ...
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How does SharePoint render a page?

This is a noob question... I am trying to understand how site definitions, templates, etc. all work together when a SharePoint page is requested. I understand that site definitions are "base templates"...
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SharePoint 2013 List templates

When saving a List or Document Library as a template, what is the benefit of having a different filename and template name?
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SharePoint Document Set not populating Word Template Quick Parts Document Properties

We have a Visual Studio 2010 deployment solution that defines document Library linked to a Document Set. The document Set allows several content types to be uploaded; two of which reference.docx word ...
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save List workflow as template in sharepoint designer 2010?

I have list workflows on development site I want to move from development to production environment. I can't use the Export to Visio because it says I need to use Save as Template instead. I select ...
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Change font and size of button - no designer or jquery!

I have created links to document templates using the source code as opposed to URL (URL links do not open read only and not in the relevant library) - I used the guide here And have created a button ...
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cant find /_layouts/AreaTemplateSettings.aspx

I try to save my spweb as template but i dont have this page on my site how can I get it , even my web is a publishing site) my template site is :CMSPUBLISHING #39
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How can I tell which site collection template was used?

I need to create another Site Collection that is the same as our current site collection. However, I didn't create the first one. I know we are using a Publishing Template, but not sure it is a "...
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Is it possible to add a different template to content type, after the content type has been used in a library?

My client has asked whether it's possible for them to add templates to a content type after the system has gone live. I'm wondering if any issues arise once a content type default template has been ...
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inheritance in Sharepoint team site to subsite

I would like to know if I am creating a subsite from a team site how I can edit the template to inherit the branding I apply to new subsites. Is this possible and which template(s) do I edit.
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What is the correct template to override for a Document Library display form?

I am trying to use some custom list form templates (only for Display Forms), using the technique described in this MSDN article. My basic technique is as follows: Create a blank .aspx page (no code-...
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How to reuse Document Library Template (.stp file) in another subsite on SharePoint 2013?

I saved a Document Library as a Template in subsite A and an .stp file was generated. Now I want to reuse this template in another subsite B. How can I import this .stp file to use it as a template ...
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SPFx - Template for Angular 2

I need to install an Angular 2 template, but when I try the GitHub templates I have mistakes. Would you give me a quality template or tutorial for Angular 2 with SPFx: Errors:
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How to tell what's been customized

I've been tasked with reviewing a number of pages within our sharepoint site, with a view to raising our quality standards. One of our quality standards is that all of the pages should use the ...
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How to render sharepoint 2013 rest api data into a list/library view with javascript?

I am downloading data from a sharepoint 2013 library and custom list, using the rest API (with CAML query), and I get back JSON data. Is there a javascript library out there that can take that JSON ...
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How can I change the default wiki page template?

I'm using SharePoint 2013 Online (as part of a Office365 subscription). I've just added the Wiki Page Library app, now I find I want to modify the template that is used for new pages in the wiki. ...
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Easily update site templates

I have created a site with some lists and libraries. I have also set up the quick launch with some items and created a home page with some web parts. I created a template from that site, so I can use ...
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Save list as template - include content and deploy on new site

I am going to upload my list template onto a live site, don't have the option of testing first. Will the .stp file include the content type used by the list. Also where will it be uploaded to on the ...
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What is the difference between a Control template and a Display template?

I have tried to read up on it but I am still confused regarding them. If I want to change the look and feel of page when I click on an item in a list/library ( the dispform.aspx) page, what file(s) ...
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Need Word Template to create new doc (not to checkout, not to edit existing - just create new in MS-Word

I created a document library (no specific source templates needed or wanted). The purpose of library is simply to provide a central location for frontline staff to access information (processes, Q&...
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Does Cross Site Publishing impact the ability to Save Sites as Templates

It's well knowing that you can't save a publishing site as a template. The moment you turn on publishing you lose this capability. Does activating Cross-Site Publishing impact the ability to Save a ...
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Calendar Template in SharePoint 2013 not displaying add link on mouse hover

I created a list template from calender type. When I deploy the solution, and view that list I cannot see the add link when I put the mouse pointer over any date box. But when I created the same list ...
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How to create Sharepoint template

Have You know any Sharepoint tutorial to create templates for Sharepoint Online. I must create some templates and I want to find out how to creating them. Have You know any guide about creating ...
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Can calculated columns be exported, if site saved as a template?

I've created 10 different Calculated columns in various lists in SharePoint 2013 site. I am planning to save the site as a template for future reuse. Please let me know is there any limitation for ...
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Did Microsoft eliminate the PnP Template Gallery or has it moved?

I found this post from 2016: https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/office/blogs/pnp-templates-gallery-open-source-provisioning-templates/ “At Microsoft Ignite 2016, in Atlanta, we proudly announced ...
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How to create a workflow template

The official Microsoft documentation includes the following sentence: A workflow can be written as a template so that after it is deployed, it can be reused and associated with any list or ...
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Document library - “New” vs. “Upload”

I am running into an issue where clicking the "new" option in the document library header opens the same dialog as clicking "upload". A similar question was asked here, What's the difference ...
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Sharepoint Document Library Template Mandatory fields

I have a Sharepoint 2013 document library that uses a custom content type that has some mandatory fields (ie department, revision number). I have created a word template file to use as the content ...
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Error while creating One Note file in SharePoint 2013

When I try to create a OneNote file in a Document Library by clicking on 'New Document', it gives me this error message "Invalid template Type 4" The below are the errors from ULS log: 1. Unable to ...
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Populating a site template with dynamically updating files

I have created a site that I want to make into a template and deploy a copy of roughly once a week. I want each new site to contain a standard set of libraries and folders (I have those - fine so far),...
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Web template deployment of a custom default page using features

I'm trying to deploy a web template to Sharepoint 2013 as a sandboxed solution with Visual Studio. I was hoping that I could "replace" the default.aspx with my own page. The deployment consists of two ...
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New Infopath 2013 in O 365: Select the form template to open this xml file

I create a new forms library in o365/SPO. I click new document and it opens InfoPath2013 and asks for Select the form template to open this xml file Where do I get this from? Also if select New ...
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How do you change the site template from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010?

My current environement is in SharePoint 2010 but some sites still have the 2007 look and feel. How do I change that?
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Template Question - delete template - delete sites?

I'm trying to avoid ending up with a large amount of custom templates. In some testing I've done, it appears that if I inactivate and remove a custom template, sites I've created from that template ...
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Are workflows inherrited when creating a site template?

I just created a site template and the new site. I cannot view the workflows when clicking 'manage workflows with nin tex worklow' but when I click 'workflows' in my item menu I get all the workflows ...
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How to find the name/id of the custom list template that is used to create a list?

I have created SP survey and saved it as template.Then I created a survey using that template.I was able to find that template belongs to Survey through (g_wsaListTemplateId = 102).But I din't get any ...
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wsp Template loaded, but site creation problem

I have a wsp file from a different farm sent to me and would like to use it on my organization's sharepoint environment. I loaded the template and activated it and can see it as a template when I ...
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How to create SharePoint Subsite Template for Sharepoint 365?

I recently started working with SharePoint Online and am looking to have a set of Document Libraries to be included with new Subsites. Will I be able to accomplish this with SharePoint Designer 2013? ...
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I have created document library template in SharePoint, How do I use another area?

How I can use document library template I created into another area.
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Is there any alternative to circumvent 500MB Template restore limit? [duplicate]

I need to restore a template with size greater than 500MB. Is it possible to circumvent the limit?
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SP Online : Save subsite as a template

Is there a way how to save team subsite as a template? Because theres no "save site as template" action available. And will I be able to add the new template as a third option there?