Activating the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure

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Activating the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure

Activating the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure

Two features are responsible to enabling publishing on a SharePoint site. The first feature is the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature that is activated at the site collection features. Once the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature is activated, then the SharePoint Server Publishing site feature can be activated on sites within the site collection.

The following walk-through will show you how to activate the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure and the SharePoint Server Publishing features in the root site of your site collection.

This walk-through can only be performed on the pay versions of SharePoint Server 2013. The Publishing features are not available with SharePoint Foundation 2013.

  1. Activate the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature for your site collection.
    1. Click Settings menu and then choose Site Settings from the options.
    2. Click the Site Collection Features link in the Site Collection Administration group of the Site Settings page. Activating the Publishing Infrastructure
    3. Click the Activate button for the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature. Activating the Publishing Infrastructure
  2. Activate the SharePoint Server Publishing feature for your team site.
    1. Click Settings menu and then choose Site Settings from the options.
    2. Click the Manage Site Features link in the Site Actions group of the Site Settings page. Activating the Publishing Infrastructure
    3. Click the Activate button for the SharePoint Server Publishing feature. Activating the Publishing Infrastructure
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