Easy way to identify site template used in SharePoint site

This SharePoint tutorial, we will discuss an easy way to identify which site template is used in the SharePoint 2010/2013/2016 or SharePoint Online sites.

Note: This way we can not identify the site template used in SharePoint Online modern site.

Below Steps will help you Quickly Identify Site Template Id which is used in the SharePoint site without using PowerShell or SharePoint object model code.

You can also check out How to check which site template used in SharePoint Online Site using JSOM.

Identify site template used in SharePoint site

Browse to the SharePoint site

Right Click on the home page -> View Source

Search for g_wsaSiteTemplateId

You will see like below

g_wsaSiteTemplateId = 'STS#0';
identify site template used in SharePoint site

It will show as per the site template used on site.

Here the site template is STS#0.

And g_wsaSiteTemplateId is the variable name that contains the site template id.

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