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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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 Branding and Parallax Scrolling

Has anyone been able to design SharePoint UI using Parallax scrolling? Similar to the following site http://www.milwaukeepolicenews.com/#menu=home-page (I am not affiliated with this site in anyway) ...
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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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An object reference is required for the non-static field, method, or property 'System.Web.UI.Control.Controls.get'

I have created a farm solution inside Visual studio 2012, and i added the following code inside my user control :- namespace CustomSuiteLinksDelegate.ControlTemplates.CustomSuiteLinksDelegate { ...
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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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How to package Page Layouts/Master Pages in VS in SharePoint 2013?

I'm playing around with the Create Design Package feature, and to be honest it's far more than we need for our features. We have certain Page Layouts that need to be deployed on certain site ...
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Custom CQWP XSL Group header from list item Lookup additional fields

I am looking to do a custom list view that I would think I could do through the CQWP. I am looking for an out put something like the following. Category 1 Body Text Body TextBody TextBody ...
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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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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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Mimicking Sharepoint Global Navigation popout

I need some help creating a custom global navigation bread crumb control. What i'm trying to do is mimic the behavior of Sharepoint2010s After modifying the css to get the popout to always display, ...
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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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SSRS ReportViewerWebPart Height Issue

I am working with a customized page that has an embedded ReportViewerWebPart inside of a content tag. In this case, it's inside of "PlaceHolderMain". It looks like this: <asp:Content ...
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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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Why do my Web Part properties not show up?

I've been developing a custom master page and page layout for SharePoint 2013, using the Design Manager. I've built the html pages and allowed SharePoint to translate them into .master and .aspx ...
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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 ...
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What causes “portal.css” to be loaded on a My Site page?

I have a bizarre situation whereby if I deploy my custom branding solutions to my local SharePoint 2010 development environment, all the My Site pages automatically load a "portal.css" stylesheet (as ...
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'Publish' missing in SharePoint Designer 2010

When I try to publish a new master page in SharePoint Designer 2010, the publish options are missing. Also, I can't do anything from the Master Page gallery within SharePoint as the needed options ...
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Customize Top Navigation bar in sharepoint server 2010

I want to branding Top navigation bar with our custom CSS. in Top navigation bar html look like this : <div class="menu horizontal menu-horizontal"> <ul class="root static"> ...
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How would I go about branding a blog subsite with publishing enabled in sp2010?

I am trying to add a blogging subsite to an already existing site collection. However, the site is heavily branded and I'm trying to figure out how to apply branding to the blog. Sharepoint 2010.
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How to change site from Team Site to Publishing Site?

I am developing a website that needs branding. It will have my own logo, color scheme, menu, images e.t.c. As far as I have understood, to make such a website, I need to create the site as "Publishing ...
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Achieving consistent branding for all SharePoint 2013 sites

I see that a lot of the discussions and documentation tend to be focused on branding solutions for publishing sites and understandably so. We have a lot of other types of sites too (e.g. communities, ...
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InfoPath form/List for a site still using SharePoint2007 interface inside SharePoint2010 environment. (timeline sensitive)

We recently completed a SharePoint 2007-2010 Migration last year. We have some sites that are using custom branding, and we've kept these sites using the 07 interface in order to prevent any broken ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Search Web Parts - Modify XSL

Ok … I am getting a little out of my depth here and need some help. I am pretty new to branding but make some really good strides, have our own master pages, page layouts and everything is working ...
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Replacing Ribbon.ascx with a custom version [2013]

I'm working very deeply in SharePoint 2013 branding and I finally figured out what the <!--SID:02 {Ribbon} --> snippet actually brings in -- the code from ~/controltemplates/15/Ribbon.ascx but ...
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Edit Mode Panel and Display Mode Panel

I have a strange problem I can't seem to find a solution for or why it is even happening. I have a page layout, in the page layout I have the title in an edit mode panel ... <!-- Edit Title ...
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Replacing text with logo images on top link bar

Can I replace text with images on a top link bar? Has anyone done this before in SharePoint Foundation 2010?
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User permission on SharePoint 2013 design package

I have created my own bespoke design package for SP2013 and imported without issues and it all looks great to me as the admin logged in. I have invited other users into my dev site and when they ...
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SP2013: Adding a custom usercontrol to masterpage using Design Manager

I created a custom masterpage using the SP2013 Design Manager. I also created a SharePoint solution in Visual studio 2012 with a custom usercontrol (ascx) and custom webparts. The masterpage works ...
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Set font size for web part zone

I have SP2010 Web Part Page with several Content Editor web parts in the 'body' Web Part Zone. I would like to set the typeface and point size of the titles displayed in the web part chrome. It seems ...
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I get this error “Unable to load assembly group” when deploying the following Branding101 Sandbox solution

I'm following this Branding example - Creating the Branding101 Project When I get to the Deploy, I get this error in Visual Studio Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': Unable to ...
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Options for changing web part headers. Multiple colors on one page

I have a requirement for allowing the users to select the web part header colors on a page. For example the home page of a site has an Announcements Web Part a Links Web Part, and a Calendar Web Part. ...
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Sharepoint navigation changes orientation in configuration panel

I have designed a vertical main menu for my sharepoint environment: <!--SPM:<SharePoint:AspMenu ID="TopNavigationMenu" ShowStartingNode="false" Runat="server" EnableViewState="false" ...
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custom top menu navigation in sharepoint

I have a question regarding a top navigation that will look something like this: Home | Staff | IT | Organization With subitems on f.x. IT like this: Manuals Protocols In a dropdown menu like ...
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CSS Files in _Layouts or Document Library?

There's been a lively conversation (such as it can be in 140 chars) lately about whether it is better to put CSS files on the disk in the _layouts folder or to store them in a Document Library in the ...
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Prevent corev4.css from loading

i would like to prevent corev4.css from loading for a public site (100% anonymous) to reduce pages size. any suggestions please ?
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Styling individual webparts

I've got a publishing site where webparts need to look different based on which siteType they are in. Got a 3 webpart styles (each style can be applied by simply adding a class to the top level ...
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Unable to update page layout

Working on branding an old sharepoint solution. Working on a machine where a sharepoint application has been previously set up and all the pages and page layouts have already been deployed. All I need ...
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SharePoint 2013 branding Design Manager problems

I got very simple task to make custom layout in SharePoint 2013. Nothing fancy: change navigation, add homepage etc. I couldn't find a one and the best way how to create own master page. I have ...
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Detect only ie8 document mode , give users IE8.css file

I'm having problem with document mode. In workspaces we force to document mode into ie8, like <meta http-equiv="x-ua-compatible" content="IE=8"/> How can I detect what document mode all ...
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SharePoint 2013 dynamic Navigation for Site

I am building a site in SP 2013 and have a question on the navigation. Initially we will have 4 items in the global navigation as: Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Now, based on the user selection, I ...