Project Server 2016: Can’t change the Site Title in Seattle Master Page

In this article, I will talk about the below bug in Project Server 2016.

The Site Title can not be changed in Seattle Master Page in Project Server 2016.


Scenario

By default in Project Server 2016, the assigned Master Page for the PWA Instance is Seattle with Home word as a Site Title.

The Site Title is not changed in Seattle Master Page in Project Server 2016. 177

So I have tried to change the PWA Site Title through

  • Site Settings > Look and Feel > Title, Description and Logo.

But unfortunately, The new Site Title is not changed as shown below:

The Site Title is not changed in Seattle Master Page in Project Server 2016.


Cause

Actually, I didn’t face this issue before in Project Server 2013 with Seattle Master Page, and I think it’s a bug in Project Server 2016. So I raised this bug in Project User Voice.

[Bug] The Site Title can not be changed in Seattle Master Page in Project Server 2016

Please don’t forget to upvote this voice to get this issue solved as soon as possible!

By the way, The farm has been updated with the latest Cumulative update (Sept 2017) for SharePoint 2016 and looks like the issue still not solved!

SPFx for SharePoint Server 2016


Workaround

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Export Data View To Excel In SharePoint 2016 / 2013

In this article, I will show How to

Export Data View Web Part To Excel In SharePoint 2013 / 2016

Scenario

In SharePoint 2013, I created a Data View Web Part with an external database connection as a data source via SharePoint designer.

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Missing Site Creation Setting in Project Server 2016

In this article, I will be fixing this issue

Missing Site Creation Settings in Project Server 2016


Scenario

In Project Server 2013, I was able to change the site creation setting from Central Administration by doing the following:

  • Open Central Administration > General Settings > Manage PWA.

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DataView is disabled in SharePoint Designer 2013

In this article, I will be fixing this issue

Adding Data View is grayed out in SharePoint Designer 2013.


Scenario

In SharePoint Designer 2013, I tried to add DataView in a web part page but unfortunately,  the Data View is grayed out as shown below:

DataView is grayed out in SharePoint Designer 2013


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Show and Sort Slicer By Month or Quarter Name in Power BI

In this article, we will show

How to display and sort a Slicer control by Month or Quarter Name in Power BI? 

A slicer is a powerful alternative way to filter the dataset shown on the page.


Scenario

In PowerBI, when you try to use the slicer to filter by a date field, it shows the year of this date field by default.

Slicer By Year in Bower BI
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SharePoint Framework For SharePoint Server 2016

In this article, I will briefly answer the below SPFx related questions:

  • What’s SharePoint Framework (SPFx)?
  • Why SharePoint Framework (SPFx)?
  • Is SharePoint Framework (SPFx) available in SharePoint 2016 On-Prem?
  • What’s the Feature Pack?
  • What’s the difference between Feature Pack and Service Pack?
  • How to use SharePoint Framework in SharePoint 2016?

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The Supported and Unsupported Columns In SharePoint Calculated Column Formula

In this article, I will list

The Supported and Unsupported Fields in SharePoint Calculated Column Formula

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