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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Error on using master page deployed in solution

I added a custom master page that someone else had provided me into a farm solution and deployed it from within Visual Studio. I created a default Page in the Pages library. I updated the master ...
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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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MySite Branding with feature stapling

I followed same steps given in this article for applying Mysite branding. enter link description here but it doesnt apply branding to new personal site automatically. i have to activate it manually ...
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Different ways to automatically apply branding when a site is created

I'm wondering if there is another way to automatically apply custom branding when a site is created? besides the following: Feature stapling Event receiver (Web provisioned) On SP 2010... Another ...
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Draggable / floating Web Part Properties dialog

I have a pretty tight design that has a fixed width. However, when editing a Web Part, the dialog gets cut off or sometimes doesn't get display at all because of the frame's overflow. I would like to ...
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Replacing the Office 365 logo and link in Sharepoint Online Suite Bar

We just started using the O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 (SPO Plan 1) and we would like to have our custom suite bar logo or preferably just text on the left upper corner with a link to our root SP ...
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Branding the calendar web part

I would like to get rid of the pointy lines jutting out on the left of the calendar web part as shown in the red boxes in the image above. I would also like to shift the rest of the calendar to ...
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Detect if SharePoint is using the system master page

Is there a way to detect if SharePoint is using the system master page? (just like EditModePanel, or detecting the system master page with javascript..) Right now I'm using the same master page on ...
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Disable web part only when browsing SharePoint 2010 site in Chrome

Is it possible to hide a web-part only when user browse the site within Chrome? I checked "Chrome State" - minimized, "Chrome Type" - none, the first sets web-part minimized both in IE and Chrome, ...
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Change the text in menu items listed under Site Actions

I would like to find the best way to change the text of the title and description of some of the items listed under Site Actions. For example, say I wanted to change "More Options" to "Something ...
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colspan for div tags

.mainTable{ display:table; width:100%; border-collapse:collapse; } .topRow{ display:table-row; background-color:fuchsia; border-spacing:5px; } .bottomRow{ ...
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How do I edit a page made from a master page?

I am using SharePoint Designer 2010 to create a new master page. I duplicated my v4.master and then added a couple of lines of text and a picture to the Main Place Holder area. Then when I try to make ...
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bootstarp framework for sharepoint 2013

Is there any body who tried to use bootstrap farmework for sharepoint 2013? i want to use this framework for our company teamsite branding but i got an error "The user interface version can not be ...
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Custom master page will not locate spfont file

I have a project that has a custom master page created from seattle.master. The only change in the .master file is the addition of a <SharePoint:ScriptLink> tag pointing to a copy of d3.min.js ...
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Feature deployment can't delete Masterpage

I'm having trouble with a feature I have made which deploys branding to SharePoint 2013, the feature deployed without an problems the first time around however any additional deployments state that ...
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Suite Bar theme/colours have changed and cannot be reset

I am in the middle of setting up a new Sharepoint environment for a client and although I have customised the masterpage and css for the site I have not made any changes to the Suite Bar links or ...
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Issues while converting HTML to master in SP Design Manager 2013

I converted my html file to master page successfully and it gives me following message on preview page: your master page doesn't have any warnings or errors. But when I browse "Edit Master ...
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Favicon not working in Sharepoint 2013 SSL site

I'm working on a branding project and I'm unable to get a favicon to display on an internal SSL Sharepoint 2013 site. If I access the site via http://servername:xxxx the favicon displays fine so I ...
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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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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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Create New Folder without Ribbon Access

I am using SharePoint Foundation. In my branding of a document library, I have stripped out everything except for the list. Because of this there is no way to add a new folder correct? Any ideas on ...
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Is there a way to hardcode the masterpage to change/remove the top left 'Sharepoint' text?

We can do it in few lines of powershell: $webApp = Get-SPWebApplication http://tozit-sp:2015 $webApp.SuiteBarBrandingElementHtml = "Awesome Text Goes Here" $webApp.Update() I want to know if there ...
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Add Quick Launch to a Page Layout

I am trying to figure out how I can add the quick launch (for navigation) into the design of a page layout. I am using the starter master page for publishing made by Randy Drisgill. ...
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Set custom table style as default when inserting tables in content editor web part

I've created a table style ex: .testTable-default { -ms-name:"Tabell - test"; border:1px solid $borderColor; // sass syntax margin: 8px 0; width:98%; } I've removed all other table styles and ...
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Change the site look based on user's list item property

We have a list containing the ADUsername and Boolean field (Yes/No) columns. Based on the logged in user we are fetching this list item and corresponding value for yes/no field. Now we want to change ...
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In breadcrumb site listed twice moss 2007

On some of our pages the breadcrumb lists a site twice in a row. the first one is a link, the second is not. The pages have different payout pages. Has anyone seen this, or know how to fix it?
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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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Is there a simple override method to change the background of a webpart? SP 2010

Found out how to change the background of one single page (body of that page). This works when I want a single page or two to have a specific background instead of modifying a master page. Is there ...
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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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Configuring SharePoint 2010 navigation for publishing pages

I have created a new SharePoint web site, but I am having an issue getting the navigation to work as per the project requirements. The client wants the navigation to show on the first level of ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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The file /sales/_catalogs/masterpage/v4.master does not exist

I use powershell to copy a site collection from production to dev. I never had issues before. When I go to http://portal.company.net/sales I get following error Server Error in '/' Application. ...
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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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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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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 ...