Design issues within a SharePoint Master Page / Page Layout structure

Whilst designing a new look and feel for a client using a SharePoint publishing environment, I can across a styling issue that prevented me from scrolling down a layout to view the web part zones.

After researching the issue, the solution was simple.  It’s casued by missing a CSS Overflow command.  For further information about CSS Overflows, visit:

To correct the problem, I added the following overflow command.  This ensured the scrolling is reinstated on a page layout.


div#MSOTlPn_WebPartPageDiv {

overflow: visible !important;



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