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Can't activate 'SharePoint Server Publishing' in 'Site Features'

$siteUrl = "http://ukreddy:3456/" $siteCollection = Get-SPSite $siteUrl Enable-SPFeature "PublishingSite" -Url $siteCollection.Url -force Enable-SPFeature "PublishingWeb" -Url $siteCollection.Url -...
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whats the difference between team sites and a publishing sites?

Every SharePoint site is (on general) the same, where the only difference is what features are activated. A Publishing site have the site scoped Publishing infrastructure feature activated, and the ...
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Why are we not having : "SAVE AS SITE TEMPLATE" in publishing site?

This issue most frequently occurs because the Community Sites or the SharePoint Server Publishing feature is currently enabled or was previously enabled for the affected site. SharePoint doesn’t ...
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whats the difference between team sites and a publishing sites?

Publishing functionality is a set of two features, one at the Site Collection level and one at the Site level. You can activate them on any site like Team site, Document Center, Wiki site etc… You ...
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How i can get the current wiki page version inside my list workflow 2013

Every major version will in UIVersion be based on version * 512, so you will have to compare on 1536. For completeness Minor versions will increment the version with 1, and every major with 512. So 0....
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Pretty url in SharePoint

There are a few things that control this in site settings --> navigation. Managed Navigation -- use a term set for navigation Add new pages to navigation automatically -- a new item is added to the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Publish and Check in

When a page is checked-out, the check-in and publish works as follows. Check-in: Increments the page version. The new version is visible only to users who have Full Control access and above. Publish:...
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What are the factors that govern the decision of whether to choose publishing or collaboration (teamsite) template for new site collection?

Publishing site is more oriented in pages, which means it has a more articulated way of publishing pages, the most common template being the 'article page'. Every page will obey to the mechanism of ...
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Can I hide the "new document or drag files here" link inside the wiki library

Probably the most simple option would be just to hide List View Toolbar Open the page in Edit Mode Go to XLV web part properties and specify Toolbar Type: No Toolbar That's it. P.S. Of course, you ...
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Modify my SharePoint 2013 alerts' email body to provide a link to the item , instead of embeding the item content

You can copy the default page used to create those alerts in your 15 hive. Then make your modifications to the edited copy to make it do what you want. Once completed, you can use STSADM to update ...
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More than one Pages library?

The answer to this question is: No, it is not possible to create another library with the same functionality as Pages on a publishing site.
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How might I change a publishing site to use Structured Current Navigation instead of Metadata Navigation using C# CSOM?

Looks like I spoke a moment too soon. I feel a bit sheepish but I had been searching for a couple hours with no luck! https://stackoverflow.com/questions/27124620/sharepoint2013-site-csom-update-...
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What is the recommended SharePoint site to use for External Site?

As a short answer : Yes it's SharePoint publishing site. A SharePoint publishing site is a site that’s built using a publishing site template. A SharePoint publishing site is a site where authoring ...
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Sharepoint branding tools

Hey there I see you've tagged this question with "sharepoint-online". Are you sure customizing the MasterPage is an investment you want to make? Publishing sites as we knew it are pretty much obsolete ...
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Manage Site Content and Structure in SharePoint Online missing

Starting from Sept 2018, this feature has been deprecated in SPO and replaced with new File move and copy functionality in the modern views Reference - SharePoint Site Content and Structure (In ...
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Sharepoint 2010 public facing site - do i need the ribbon?

you can add security trimmed on custom masterpage which only an authorised user will be able see the ribbon 1) Open your SharePoint master page 2) Locate this line: <div id="s4-ribbonrow" class=...
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How to change the icons for my enterprise wiki library items

You could either change the icon for htm pages in the hive (its ichtm.gif by default ["ic" for icon and "htm" for filetype]) or overwrite it by CSS or JS. Here's a example for plain CSS: img[src="/...
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How to disable "allow xxx to run 'microsoft office'"?

Got it. Add the following script to the head to override the functions that add the activex: //get rid of name.dll reference function ProcessImn() { } function ProcessImnMarkers() { } source: http:/...
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'Failed to create the 'Pages' library.' Content type not found in web

The problem is related to the Publishing features. To resolve the issue: Go to Site Settings Click Site collection features Deactivate the 'SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure' feature ...
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how do i control the size of the background image?

There's a CSS3 property ('background-size') for sizing background images. SharePoint adds the background image class '.ms-backgroundImage' to the body tag. You can override that CSS. Ex. body.ms-...
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System master page is assigned to all pages, and site master pages has no effect

To hopefully add a bit more value to this thread, it should not be necessary to edit the page in SharePoint Designer to set the master custom.master to overcome your problem - if you do you will open ...
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Is there a way to paste pictures inside the rich text editor, for my enterprise wiki site?

you cannot paste the images into sharepoint pages directly, Images cannot be rendered as HTML so cannot be pasted. You have to upload the images into SharePoint then insert it on the pages /places ...
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Active then deactivate "SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure" inside my team site

This is by design. SharePoint will not remove those libraries. You can manually remove those and it will not cause any problems. Later if you activate the Publishing feature will create those if it ...
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more than 350000 page within same sharepoint 2013 library

You can store as many as 30,000,000 pages in a library. Remember that each page represents a list item in the library. However, there is something called List view threshold. It specifies the ...
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PublishingWeb.GetPublishingWeb is not working in SharePoint 2013, CSOM

How to determine whether site is a Publishing site using CSOM: public static bool IsPublishingWeb(Web web) { var ctx = web.Context; var propName = "__PublishingFeatureActivated"; //...
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Restrict Publishing Site Access on Public Facing SharePoint Site

In a way, your public facing O365 website is already configured that way. If you're not signed in you get this view: You have a sign-in option, but can't create posts to the Blog directly. But you ...
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Enterprise wiki site collection VS wiki library

John, I found a few helpful links on comparing the two options. I think the most important difference you may want to consider is the metadata implementation. The library option looks to be more ...
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"SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure" versus "SharePoint Server Publishing"

The SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature provides publishing functionality at the site collection level, Provides centralized libraries, content types, master pages and page layouts and ...
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$web.RootFolder.WelcomePage doesnt work on publish site

You said that you are working with a publishing enabled site. As far as I know, the code you are using can't work on Publishing sites, you should use the .DefaultPage property provided by the ...
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How to add node to Structural Navigation CSOM

So after debugging and experimenting i found out that only nodes that have IsExternal = true are shown in global navi, however you can't simply set that parameter. You need to add some external http ...
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