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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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How to customize the “You are not allowed to respond again to this survey” SharePoint page?

When a user tries to respond more than once to a survey that does not allow more than one response, the user gets a SharePoint error page saying "You are not allowed to respond again to this survey". ...
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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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Apply my custom branding to MYSites also?

I have a custom branding (masterpage that I created for my main web site) with company logo and navigation that I have used for all my site collections. I have also modified it to work with my search ...
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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, 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Template XSLT Resources

I'm beginning to customize a SharePoint blog and noticed that a bulk of customization (at least in terms of web parts) can be done through linked XSLT files but I'm struggling on finding resources or ...
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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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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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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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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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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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My Site Blog Branding Error

I am facing a very strange problem from the last few weeks . I applied feature stapling to our My Site so that when user tried to create his own personal site automatically our custom branding applies ...
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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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Customizing SharePoint AspMenu control

I'm currently working on a project in which the navigation needs to have some special touches in order to fulfill the clients wishes. Instead of the casual SharePoint topnavigation dropdown I want to ...
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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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Sharepoint Foundation Breadcrumbs styling and layout modification

This is really a few questions in one post, but I'd prefer to ask this way as they are both related: Question 1: In Sharepoint Foundation I'd like to move the breadcrumbs into a visible area on the ...
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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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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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Page Title not showing up in the breadcrumb - SharePoint 2010

I am trying to include current page title after site name on a sharepoint 2010 publishing site. The master page that I have created contains the necessary control to render the page title as attached ...
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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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“who uses sharepoint” web site

Sometime ago, I have come across with a silverlight site where many companies that uses sharepoint are grouped by their sector. there were screenshots of the websites designed in sharepoint. It was ...