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(I searched if anyone has same problem but found nothing. So if this is a duplicate question please let me know)

My plan was to create a custome-page-template. So I found some tutorials and recognize that I have to create a php-file in template folder. All fine. Then I want to create a new page based on my template but there are no page attributes only empty dash bordered rectangl:

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I remember my self that this empty rectangle was there for a while but I do not pay attention until now.

I'm relative new in using/administrating WordPress so I'm not sure where to start bug-hunting. Any help would be welcome.

WordPress-Version is 3.6 and theme is TwentyTen with some customizations in style.css (undo changes in css for test doesn't help)

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Your template file should not effect the backend. Disable all of your plugins. – s_ha_dum Feb 19 '14 at 20:07
    
Is there a Page Attributes checkbox under the Screen Options tab in the upper-right corner? – Milo Feb 19 '14 at 20:12
    
@Milo: Thats it ... partly. Your comment helps. It was disabled but I have to activate the 1-colume-view. 2-colume-view still shows empty rectangle. If you will post your comment a answer I can accept it. – Micha Feb 19 '14 at 20:42
    
First of all, never add any changes or customizations to a theme directly. The wordpress themes get updated regulary, so you will loose your changes. Create a child theme and do all customizations in there. What debug information do you get when in debug mode. This might also help. – Pieter Goosen Feb 20 '14 at 10:01
    
@Pieter Goosen: Thanks for the stylesheet tip. – Micha Feb 20 '14 at 11:51

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