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In the context of SharePoint, branding usually refers to the application of a corporate image (colors, fonts, logos, and imagery) to SharePoint sites.

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How to include a default hmtl markup on a content editor webpart

I have a page layout with one RichHtmlField, this page layout is the one I am using for my blog posts here: ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Display templates - get the web part zone - web part properties / parameters

Is there a way to list what web part properties the actual display template is using? I want to display what web part zone the display templates are using? This without iheriting the ...
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Sharepoint - tables do not fit inside webpart - tables beyond their bounds (width)

Large tables in sharepoint goes beyound their bounds. The main reason why the table breaks is that the filename (in title row) are very long without any spaces! <div class="fullWidth"> ...
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Placing the search box in the header

I am working with a company that has supplied the branding I am using to create my master page. I have successfully imported and converted this with most of my content appearing in the <div ...
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custom master page / branding from _layouts instead of provisioning feature

Is it possible to apply a custom master page and theme to a site from the layouts folder instead of provisioning them down to the site with a feature? I'd use code and a feature receiver, but not sure ...
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Fat footer in SharePoint

I am trying to create multi column footer in SharePoint. Could anyone help me to create a fat footer in SharePoint 2010 please?
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Add link to Icon in ChromeLoader

I'm using the following well documented Chromeloader.js on my client side 2013 app. i want to wrap a link around the "appIconUrl", can i do this for the JS or will it need to be done on the HTML page? ...
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How to prevent SharePoint from automatically adding the home page to global nav?

I have inherited a very large SharePoint 2010 Enterprise intranet with about 10 site collections (that I know of at this point). Needless to say, I'm finding a few odd problems/quirks on the site. ...
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Deploy MasterPage to all sites current and new in a site collection?

I have been given the task of deploying some changes made directly to the Seattle master page in the root site of our Intranet site collection. My question is what is the correct way of applying this ...
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Assign “Edit” fuctionality to a custom button

As we have OOTB "Edit" functionality of SharePoint 2013. I want to assign this functionality to a custom button. How to achieve it.
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Assign “Share” functionality to a custom button

I want to assign the OOTB "Share" functionality of SharePoint 2013 to a custom button. How to achieve it.
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Sharepoint 2010 CSS - Quick Way to Clear all old template styles?

I am a web developer who doesn't typically work with SharePoint but I was asked to style up an existing site that uses one of the default v4 templates (blue/light blue). I have been changing over the ...
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updating CustomMasterUrl of rootweb and subweb

I've created a web template and as part of the provisioning process I set the SPWeb.CustomMasterUrl. I do this in code. When I create a site collection using this template it works fine but if I try ...
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Two different versions of RSViewerPage.aspx on same farm?

I have a SharePoint 2013 farm with SSRS. On this farm, I have two web-apps (A and B). When we created web-app "A", we made some branding customizations to the RSViewerPage.aspx page. The problem is ...
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Brand/Remove Office 365 Login Page for SharePoint Online

We have a challenge which we would like to find a solution to. • We are using Project Online with SharePoint Online with Office 365. • We are trying to find a solution to brand/ (if branding is ...
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SP2013 add IE9 gradient support

I am working on branding SP2013 and everything is working except for IE9 support the gradient. I tried adding in, <!--[if gte IE 9]> <style type="text/css"> .gradient { ...
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Profile picture not showing in mysite person.aspx (Branding)

Im attaching an image of how a users page looks like in My Site. As you can see the organization chart and some user attributes shows up like expected. However, the user profile picture doesnt show ...
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SharePoint 2013 - HTML page layout wouldn't update the aspx file in visual studio

I've made a wsp package from design manager and imported it into visual studio. When I'm editing the html page layouts the aspx file doesn't get updated.. What do I miss?
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Why Would An Extended Web Application Using Custom Branding Display Differently To It's Parent?

I have an extended web application using branding from a farm solution (wsp). The extended application is displaying a different layout than the one it was extended from. This is a publishing site and ...
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Background image transition SP2013 - is it possible?

We are attempting to use SP2013 as our corporate external website and are required to have a homepage that has a transitioning background image. Simple enough for a 'normal' website but successful ...
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Document set documents not showing in custom masterpage

I'm branding a subsite, with two document libraries that can contain document set. I started designing the document libraries with oslo masterpage applied to the subsite, and it worked correctly ...
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Branding SkyDrive/Newsfeed (Mysite) in SharePoint Online

We're in the middle of a massive SP2007 to SharePoint Online migration and were able to successfully rebrand our portal site in the cloud. The only portion we're having trouble with is matching our ...
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Spell checking errors and not finding red underlines in page

In SharePoint 2010 custom master pages is there an element that controls the spell checker's red underline in rich text edited pages? When I try to check-in a page with errors I see a number of them ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Imageslider / image are not ajusting to web part zone (width)

No. Adjust height to fit zone. - Do not work for images / imageslider. Problem: I've inserted imageslider into a web part, and using the property "no. Adjust height to fit zone". But the images do ...
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Top navigation rendering differently on Site Settings page

I'm working on a SP 2013 branding project, and I'm running into an issue getting uniformity. The Site Settings page is rendering differently than the rest of the site. I'm working on the top ...
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SharePoint 2013 hide elements (in body area ) when ribbon is expanded / ribbon is in use

Is there a css class/id in SharePoint 2013 that hide elements when the ribbon is in use? I've got some elements that I don't want to show when the user's in edit mode! In the picture below you can ...
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Branding per site collection with same feature

I have 2 site collections. I am using same feature to deploy branding. Is there a way that i can deploy my solution in one site collection without affecting the another one ? Except creating new ...
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Deploying Sharepoint WSP Theme to Subsite

I'm a little new to all this theming, particularly in 2013, so please bear with me. I created a theme for SP2013. It's pretty similar to the default office one but with custom colours and a ...
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Shift the Page title away from the logo

I have used the following power shell commad to add our compnay logo:- $webApp = Get-SPWebApplication http://gvstg01:40708 $webApp.SuiteBarBrandingElementHtml = '<a ...
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SharePoint 2013 Branding - Best practice?

What's best practice to apply branding on publishing sites and team sites in a SharePoint? What I'm used to is making a custom solution in VS, but now you got the design manager and also have the ...
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SharePoint 2013 - best practice to remove a design package - design manager

Best practice to remove design package in SharePoint 2013?
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Custom styling / branding on each web part title / chrome

Is there a way to brand each web part with different styling (title / chrome-title). What I mean is that you could have many different title / chrome styling on the same site. What I want: edit ...
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sharepoint 2010 changes to consider when changing host header

Fellow SharePoint readers, What all I need to consider when changing host header for web application? I found few but willing to listen for more. rebuilt search contents re-index modify scope is ...
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Sharepoint designer branding

I'm a beginner in sharepoint designer 2010 and I'm really short on time to learn, so, where is the best source to learn the main default classes and controls so I can edit in a custom CSS file and ...
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inheritance in Sharepoint team site to subsite

I would like to know if I am creating a subsite from a team site how I can edit the template to inherit the branding I apply to new subsites. Is this possible and which template(s) do I edit.
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Prefered way of custom styling for 2013 apps?

I created some autohosted apps ( for Office 365) and by default there's a script setStyleSheet(); that makes the app look like the rest of the page. This is something I want but I would also like to ...
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Changes in Farm Master Page

I have been researching whether there is a best way to brand SharePoint 2013 without changing the v4 master page on the farm level that will affect each site collection in the farm, but I haven't been ...
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Testing branded SharePoint 2010 solutions

We are implementing an extensively branded SP2010 site. As part of this effort, we need to be able to confirm that our branding does not break any out of the box (OOTB) SharePoint functionality. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Global Navigation Branding

How can I get the Global navigation to ignore the core4.css and take up my custom styles. Thanks
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Easiest way to sync branding files in all site collection

I am using sharepoint 2013 on premise. I am working on an interesting project where we have created re-usable branding by separating color.css and all other css. For each site collection, 3 css files ...
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Dynamically deploying branding (SharePoint 2010)

I'm developing a portal for clients in SP2010. Each client will have their own copy of the portal (a site collection) branding for them. Currently I provision all the branding artifacts to the style ...
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Add a Web Part (zone) outside main content area on SharePoint 2010

Is there a way of adding Web Parts outside the main content area?I want to have a image slider outside my main content area and it has to be between the Global navigation and the secondary navigation ...
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Modifications to the Suite Bar are only applied to the top level site in the Site Collection

I have used PowerShell to change the left part of the Suite Bar in Sharepoint 2013. However, the changes are only applied to the top level site of the site collection. I assumed it would change for ...
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How shall i approach this scenario

I am a asp.net developer but not done sharepoint development before. Below is my scenario: 'Company A' has asked to me to create a new home page for their intranet. 'Company A' is currently using a ...
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Fixed Width Master Page Issue: List Item Drop Down Menu Gets Cropped / Cutoff

We have a custom master page that is setup in a Fixed Width format. On pages that have a lot of columns we get overflow scroll bars on the x axis which we are fine with. The issue is that the list ...
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SharePoint 2013 Term Store Navigation does not show drop down links after branding

I've setup the global navigation in my Sharepoint 2013 site using Managed Navigation and the Term Store Management Tool. Most of my top menu items have sub menu items that would normally appear as a ...
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branding questions (masterpage, css, etc.)

I have the following wire frame for our homepage. I would like to know what page to start with (wiki, web part pages as I am planning on list for news, announces, frequently used links and external ...
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Site Theme Not Updating Correctly Via Look and Feel

This question is in regards to SharePoint 2010. It would appear that when a page renders under a site using the uncustomized v4.master we get the following code: <link rel="stylesheet" ...
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SharePointWebControls:DateTimeField - Show both date and time for input

I am working with my page layout and I have the following tag ... <SharePointWebControls:DateTimeField FieldName="Article Date" runat="server" id="DateTimeField1" /> The only problem I have ...
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Same styles across the sharepoint website

We have around 100 multiple users using a SharePoint Application. When editing each page, document, list or library item, users are styling the textual content as per their own styles, which results ...