SharePoint Site Definition Template Names


I’ve compiled a list of the template names of the most common OOTB Site Definitions. The list was generated by perusing the contents of the WEBTEMP files found in C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\web server extensions\12\TEMPLATE\1033\XML.

  • STS#0 – Team Site
  • STS#1 – Blank Site
  • STS#2 – Document Workspace
  • CMSPUBLISHING#0 – Publishing Site
  • BLANKINTERNET#2 – Publishing Site with Workflow
  • BLANKINTERNETCONTAINER#0 – Publishing Portal
  • WIKI#0 – Wiki Site
  • BLOG#0 – Blog Site
  • BDR#0 – Document Center
  • OFFILE#1 – Records Center
  • SPSPORTAL#0 – Collaboration Portal
  • SPSNHOME#0 – News Site
  • MPS#0 – Basic Meeting Workspace
  • MPS#1 – Blank Meeting Workspace
  • MPS#2 – Decision Meeting Workspace
  • MPS#3 – Social Meeting Workspace
  • MPS#4 – Multipage Meeting Workspace
  • SPSMSITE#0 – Personalization Site
  • SPSITES#0 – Site Directory
  • SPSREPORTCENTER#0 – Report Center
  • SRCHCEN#0 – Search Center with Tabs
  • SRCHCENTERLITE#0 – Search Center

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Phil Harding

SharePoint Consultant, Developer, Father, Husband and Climber.

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