The current page has been customized from its template. Revert to template SharePoint Designer

This SharePoint tutorial, we will discuss how to solve an error message which usually comes when you modify any page using SharePoint designer. The error coming was “The current page has been customized from its template. Revert to template”. Here if you will click on the Revert to template then the modifications will not be saved.

The error comes while customizing using SharePoint designer 2010 in SharePoint 2010. In my point of view, this is a warning message. You can follow the below approach to remove the “Revert to template” message in SharePoint 2010.

The current page has been customized from its template

Open SharePoint designer 2010. Click on the master page and then Right click on the master page (v4.master) and then click on Check out. Now then right click on the master page and click on Edit file in Advanced mode.

This will open the file in Edit mode. Now search for s4-statusbarcontainer. And modify according to below:

<!–div id=”s4-statusbarcontainer”>
    <div id=”pageStatusBar” class=”s4-status-s1″>
    </div>
</div–>

The current page has been customized from its template. Revert to template

If you do not have access to master page then you can use a content editor webpart to hide the message.

Edit the page in browser and then click on Add webpart, from media and content webpart select Content Editor webpart as shown in the figure below:

The current page has been customized from its template
The current page has been customized from its template

Then in the content editor web part Click on “Click here to add new content” to edit the contents of the web part.

In the Ribbon, go to the Format Text section, select HTML in the Markup group, and choose HTML Source as shown in the figure:

The current page has been customized from its template Revert to template
The current page has been customized from its template Revert to template

Now paste the below code and save the page.

<style type=”text/css”>
    body #pageStatusBar{height:0px; font-size:0px; padding:0px; border-style:none;}
< /style>

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Hope this SharePoint tutorial helps to hide The current page has been customized from its template. Revert to template warning message in SharePoint 2010.

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