Category Archives: WebTemplate

‘WARNING: Template is not found and is not applied’ when using custom WebTemplate with PowerShell

WebTemplate is the new way of doing site definitions in SP2010 (see this for a good overview: Where you need to refer to the custom WebTemplate, you’d use the ‘{FeatureID}#WebTemplateName’ syntax, e.g: {56C8E551-565B-482A-A038-CCC18A878607}#MyWebTemplate I however have found that this does … Continue reading

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How to set AvailableWebTemplates to custom WebTemplate created via features

In SharePoint 2010 you can use the new <WebTemplate> element in a feature to create a custom web template (sort of equivalent to site definition). Good overview of how this compares to other methods of creating site template/definition: In a … Continue reading

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