In this article I have explained how to create a delayed site collection in sharepoint server 2013.
What is delayed site collection?
If you create a site collection they have a template example team site, publishing site etc.. each site collection must be attached any one of the site template. Using delayed site collection, you can create a site collection with out pick up template. you can decide and pick your template after successful creation of site collection.
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Let’s see how to create a delayed collection in sharepoint server.
Open Sharepoint central administration. Then Click on Application management. Then Under site collections -> Click Create a site collection.
Provide the title, description, and URL
Provide the sharepoint experience version to 2013
In template selection -> Click Custom -> Pick select template later option
Provide the username for accessing the site collection -> Click Ok
After successful creation -> Logged in the site collection it shows like below screen
steps to create delayed site collection sharepoint 2013
Note: – It will very usefull for developers and administrator they are able to pick the template after requirements are clear.