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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Changing the SharePoint Home Page doesn't work until I click on site Title

I am installing a sub-site in Sharepoint 2010 using PowerShell. For all the sub-sites, we have configured sharepoint to launch a particular sub-site's default.aspx page as landing page after log-in. ...
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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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Use different masterpage for pages library

How do I go about applying a custom masterpage just to "front end" pages? i.e. I want all of the administration parts of the SharePoint site to follow default look and feel (viewlsts.aspx, managing ...
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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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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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Site Creation using SharePoint

If you decide to move your Intranet to the SharePoint 2013, which tools do you use to design your home page? I mean do you create Site Collection through Central Administration? If I desire to design ...
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Stopping #s4-titlerow inline styling SP2010

I have a Masterpage which has custom CSS with some padding on the #s4-bodyContainer on some pages my #s4-titlerow gets an inline style and causes horizontal scrolling. I don't want this inline style ...
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SharePoint 2010 Modal Dialog body color

I have a link which opens my visual webpart inside Modal Dialog. I need to change the background color of Modal Dialog content area..dont want to make change in my custom css which is overiding ...
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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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Add left and right margins or padding to custom v4.master (s4-bodyContainer)?

How do I add margins/padding to the left and right of the master page while still retaining the scroll-bar on the right? I don't want a fixed-width page - just scaling width, with left and right ...
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Sharepoint 2007 _layouts/Upload.aspx does not open in my custom template

I've created custom template for Sharepoint 2007 by editing master page in _catalog/masterpage/defoult.master. Every thing seems to be fine except upload.aspx form of my Library. When I hit upload ...
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Sharepoint, changing a class of CSS in Sharepoint Modal Dialog

How can I change a name of class in Sharepoint Modal dialog. I want to color a background of massage so it be good to change a name of class="ms-dlgFrameContainer", but where could i Find this class ...
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Trouble-shooting jQuery Problems

I am using Chrome (I know not fully supported) and I wrote a small little script to display the weather using jQuery and Yahoo weather. The problem is once I placed it on the page, some parts of the ...
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Understanding the Web Part Zone ID

I was wondering when I insert a web part zone into a page layout, it sets the zone ID with a long ID something like ... g_43F9D5595771428399C207E33FDC92DC Is there a reason for this or should I give ...
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how to show top navigation bar after selecting the list?

I am using SharePoint 2010. When I select List then the site navigation menu is lost i need that menu remain same after selecting the list and also need the list Tool bar as it is. I want to do this ...
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editing V4.master page

I'm trying to edit and get rid of a few spaces in between the bar and a custom banner done by me, but when I cut this part of it drops me an error. How can I get rid of this table without it dropping ...
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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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SharePoint RichHtmlField and formating the contents

I have a RichHtmlField in one of my page layouts. Editing, Previewing and publishing are all working fine. The problem I have is with the code that is being output from the contents of that ...
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Help with formatting a SharePointWebControls:TextField

I am working on a page layout, and this is what I have ... <!-- Title --> <SharePointWebControls:TextField FieldName="Title" runat="server" ID="Title" ...
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SpSecutityTrimmedControl runs in Pagepreview mode - ?pagepreview=true

I'm branding the sharepoint ribbon and need some changes (css) when the page gets in pagepreview mode. I've got this code <SharePoint:SpSecutirtyTrimmedControl runat="server" ...
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Check if web is in pagepreview mode - ?pagepreview=true

How can I check if a page is in ?pagepreview=true mode? I've branded the sharepoint ribbon and need to check if a page is in pagepreview to get the site branded correct (js / css). Is there a way to ...
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Display a users full name in Master Page

I have figured out how to display users login name ... <asp:LoginName runat="server" id="LoginName"></asp:LoginName> But how do I display the users full name? Thanks ... Mike [EDIT] ...
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How do I make the breadcrumb layout horizontal as opposed to its default vertical layout??

I am looking to style the breadcrumb to match my custom branding solution. Looking at styling the font-color,size,style etc and the image that separates them as well. I would like to start by laying ...
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@font-face problem in SharePoint

I'm trying to host my own font for my Site Collection, by using @font-face. I believe I've followed all best practices for the declaration: @font-face { font-family: 'ciclefina_italic'; src: ...
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Using solutions and features in creation/branding of SharePoint websites

I am new to SharePoint website creation and branding and I need your advice. For my first SharePoint site I have done the following: 1- Created/edited a master page. 2- Added CSS and JavaScript ...
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rootWeb.AllProperties[“__InheritsCustomMasterUrl”] = “True”; not working

I am developing a branding project, in this project i have custom master page, i can successfully deploy it and automatically apply to the root web. But i want all the subsites inherit the master page ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Scroll Bar Problem

I'm after introducing a custom menu bar to my master page, unfortunately this has broken scrolling functionality. The code for my custom menu is: <ul id="Tnav" class="s4-notdlg" ...
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Changing the separate arrow image

I'm trying to change the separate arrow image. See here: http://i50.tinypic.com/fnu6tt.png Currently what is putting this image there is: <SharePoint:ClusteredDirectionalSeparatorArrow ...