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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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 ...
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next step in branding project

Guys i need some advice with a branding project ive been working on. Im pretty new to all this so please bear with me. Ill give you some background first. Ive created a master page deployed it ...
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CSS - Workflow pages are off

So I have a custom CSS for my SharePoint site and everything is fine except for the Workflow page - for example, the page where you enter the names of people who to route the document for the approval ...
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Customize table structure in XlstListViewWebPart

I need to modify the structure of the HTML rendered by the XsltListViewWebPart in the default AllItems.aspx SharePoint page. Specifically, I need to separate the column headings into its own table and ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 MySite designs inspiration - Design samples needed

I needs some inspirational designs to brand the Mysites in my organization. Any inspirational designs would be much appreciated.
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Branding in a Solution file instead of deployed site

I have experience branding sites through SharePoint designer. I am now shifting gears from working in SharePoint Designer on .aspx pages with javascript/HTML/CSS to working in Visual Studio with C# on ...
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SharePoint Customization - Order of CSS

I'm branding a SharePoint 2010 publishing site. I'm deploying a custom master page and CSS style sheet using a Feature. I'm applying CSS as an alternate style sheet using the UI: Site Actions -> Site ...
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Webpart integration in Application page

I exported the List as webpart using Sharepoint Designer for "News and Annoucements". I have created a custom login page for our web app (application page). Is it possible to integrate the webpart ...
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Extending Web App

I need to set up an Intranet portal for Employees and an Extranet Portal for vendors. I am looking to extend a web app to create Extranet Portal and allow Forms Based Authentication on it. Is it ...
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I want to hide the SharePoint Ribbon Tabs (Browse, Page, etc) on my homepage based on permissions and such that they are stripped/trimmed when hidden

I am trying to hide the SharePoint Ribbon Tabs based on a users permissions. I know that I can use the SPSecurityTrimmedControl to do this but I need to wrap it around just the tabs and not the whole ...
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Changing PerformancePoint Dashboard page to be Publishing Page?

Is there any way to make the PerformancePoint Dashboard page (the page where you can see your charts, scorecards etc.) to a publishing page. Currently I believe its a web part page and my CSS is not ...
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best customized/branded meeting workspace

I am trying to find customized Meeting Workspace, but google didn't helped me at all, if someone knows please link me, Default Meeting workspace can be viewed by going to link given below, Basic ...
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Simple jQuery to extend page body if Quick Launch has been toggled SP2010

Beginner. I have a link that expands a single page onclick with the following jQuery: <script type="text/javascript"> var $j = jQuery.noConflict(); function toggleQuickLaunch() { ...
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Error when deploying module with GhostableInLibrary files

Here is the module which I want to deploy on the server and the files which should be shown in the Style Library, when deploying them without type ghostale in library, all go good and well, no errors, ...
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Custom Masterpage - Background image from library

I was hoping someone may be able to guide me in the right direction. I want the header in a custom master page to have a background image that can be changed by an 'owner' in a user friendly manner. ...
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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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Very simple branding background question : what do I reference for body background?

So if I wanted to simply change the background of one page (not in the master), just the body of one single page, using an image what would I reference using sharepoint designer? Also I know this is ...
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Customize list new/edit form page

Could someone outline the process of creating a page with a customized list form? I followed this guide to override the list form template, but this also customizes the built-in form pages/dialogs. I ...
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Replace Markup Styles list with custom list

Is there a way to do this? I have been unsuccessful in replacing/editing the Markup Styles for rich html text areas with my own list, and am wondering if its possible to do this at all. From what I ...
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Is branding easy? Never done it

I have always did the backend type work (most dev and admin). Never done branding. The branding person quit so I am having to take this task. Attached is the mock up of what the homepage should look ...
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Look & Feel - Pagelayouts and Site Templates

I recently ran into a rather unfortunate assignment. It regards the selection of pagelayouts and sitetemplates which subsites should be able to use. As I'm supposed to change this for 20+ site ...
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How can I hide the light blue bottom border on Web Part headers (on hover) and the border around the active Web Part?

The bottom border only occurs on hover. The active Web Part has a full border that I'd like to remove. I've tried the following styles to no avail: .s4-wpActive { border: none; } ...