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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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; } ...
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How to make the quick launch height to 100% of the screen?

I am trying to get the quick launch to fill the screen height. This does not work: .ms-quickLaunch { background-image:url("/SiteCollectionImages/Style/menuleftgradient.gif"); ...
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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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How do I display the Site Name on my master page?

I am using the starter master pages from Codeplex, and I want to have the current SiteName on each page. What is the best way to do that dynamically?
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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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Add a Web Part to a Master Page for only one page in SP2010?

I would like to add a Web Part to part of a Master Page, but only in the case of the home page of the site. Otherwise it is not needed. How can I handle this? (see attached image) Do I have to ...
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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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Need some cool ideas for company's portal page

Are there any list of sites that can give me an idea what all I should put on the company portal page? Manager asked me to look into re-designing the company intranet sites. I thought of news rotator. ...
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How do I style the SP2010 Welcome control?

I've moved the Welcome control on my masterpage, and now the menu items do not render correctly. I've tried to find the appropriate CSS class name that is causing the problem, with no success. What ...
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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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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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Anyone using 960 Grid System or YUI 2 Grids CSS

Anyone having experience with 960 Grid system and getting it to play nicely with SharePoint? I am intrested in experience from other CSS Framework and how successfull was your team in implementing ...
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Allow Page Layout via Code

I've created a custom page layout for a search center, and seem to be stuck with the fact that by default, a search center is limited to a subset of approved page layouts. Upon initial deployment of ...
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s4-nosetwidth messes up dialogbox

since im doing a branding for my SP enterprise server which uses a fixed and centered layout i need to use the s4-nosetwidth class to adjust my width.. as you can see in the screenshot below this ...
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Is this custom editing functionality in chrome header area hard to develop, any pointers at all?

I am trying to develop web parts with custom functionality for editing for normal users. In the chrome bar there would be the same sort of controls as you see in the top right of your browser (except ...
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How to remove branding feature

I have a SharePoint site that is using custom branding. I no longer want my SharePoint site branded, so I deactivated the feature, but the branding is still applied. Is there a job I need to run to ...
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Overlapping issue with custom header and logo

I have used a starter masterpage from Randy Drisgill and added my header area that includes the SiteLogoImage control area as well. I did use the "s4-notdlg" almost on every div. The problem that i ...
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Placing your branding images in the “14 hive” vs an Images list

I have a debate with a colleague of mine that deals with where to place images that must be accessible across the farm. I feel that for images that need to be accessed from anywhere, I should place ...
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What are best practices for designing Sharepoint sites?

I'm putting together a document for our Art Directors and Creatives for what works best and what might not work best when designing for a sharepoint site. Sharepoint obviously lets you customize CSS ...
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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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“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 ...
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How do I use ReplaceColor in Themes in SharePoint 2010 CSS

I have been looking, but cannot find out how ReplaceColor works in the css and with the Site Settings Themes area that some users can see? /* [ReplaceColor(themeColor:"Dark2")] */ color:#666666; Is ...
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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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showing different interface based on user

I have a site which I am planning to expose to out customers. I will start branding the site for customer site. Is that possible to show different branded site to customers, but normal sharepoint ...
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Master Page how to specify correct Path for CSS and Images

1) In My custom master page I have registered my CSS as follows, <SharePoint:CssRegistration name="/mycssfolder/css/mycss.css" After="corev4.css" runat="server"/> Now I have my folder ...
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Adding a non-standard font to Sharepoint

I have a non-standard font file in .eot format and use the following CSS syntax to embed it into the master page: @font-face { font-family: Myfontfamily; src: ...
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Branding SharePoint online

Where I can find resources for branding a SharePoint online site (public one). I found a master.page but I need some guidance before I start. Thank's
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How can I use open type font in Sharepoint 2010?

Can I use open type font in Sharepoint 2010 ? Is Open Type font compatible? Thanks in Advance
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Custom Master Page Referencing Controls in Code Behind

I have built a custom SharePoint 2010 master page where I have dropped a standard asp.net DropDownList control. I also have wired up a code behind file where I want to manipulate that control from. ...