A theme is a preset package containing graphical appearance details, used to customize the look and feel of (typically) an operating system, widget set or window manager. Graphics themes for individual applications are often referred to as skins, and the words are often used equivalently, the ...

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themeweb.aspx error

I installed a few new themes a few weeks ago and everything went off without a hitch. Yesterday, I go to my site and attempt to change the theme and get this error: Failed to enable constraints. ...
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Deploying Sharepoint WSP Theme to Subsite

I'm a little new to all this theming, particularly in 2013, so please bear with me. I created a theme for SP2013. It's pretty similar to the default office one but with custom colours and a ...
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How do I Inherit the CSS Theme Color in my Sharepoint 2013 App?

I am building a Sharepoint 2013 App in Javascript / HTML / CSS and I want to implement / inherit the color / class / css used by the theme. How do I do this? I want to ensure consistency through ...
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Sharepoint 2013 : how to add a custom themable css ? (file not found)

Sharepoint looks for my css in /sites/mysite/_catalogs/theme/Themed/549F7A23/foo-6358CA7D.themedcss?ctag=2 when it is in /sites/mysite/Style Library/fr-fr/themable/foo.css (I can reach it via ...
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Change theme based on loggedin user group

We have 4 SharePoint group.. We have created 4 .spcolor files. Is it possible to apply theme to sp site based on logged in user group? Or composed look? I am worried to set composed look as it will ...
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SharePoint 2013 Themes vs Master Pages with CSS Only

For display purposes I changed to a Composed Looks for my Master Page. When I changed back to a Master Page that was using only CSS not Themes, I still had remnants of the theme, background-image and ...
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How do you apply a theme with powershell in 2013?

I'm writing a powershell script that creates a number of site collections. I want to programmatically set the composed look to "Sea Monster". Through the web UI I go to Site Settings > "Change the ...
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Apply OOTB Compsed Look

I have successfully created a feature to provision my custom masterpage to my site collection, with a feature receiver that applies it on activation, which also sets my custom theme, like so: SPTheme ...
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Sharepoint 2013, how to unselect a theme?

I am working on a trial version of sharepoint 2013 creating a custom master page. Going well so far, apart from the fact that when I go to view the published site, I only see my background for a ...
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Apply theme to subsite from SharePoint hosted app + javascript

I have to make a SharePoint-hosted-app for creating subsites and applying a theme on created subsites programmatically. my app is installed on root site (site collection) and I want to change ...
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How I Can Add Extra Theme To Sharepoint Performance Point Service

I use SharePoint 2013. I want add a extra theme to my SharePoint site. I use this way for change theme Site Settings -> Change the look How I can download extra theme from internet and load to my ...
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Creating Themes in Sharepoint 2010

As you might of guessed if you have read my other few posts, im a very new, accidental Sharepoint administrator (but really glad of it) just wanted to point that out if my questions do come across ...
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Source to download SharePoint 2010 themes

Is there a good source to download free SharePoint Themes (.thmx) ?
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SP2013 Change the look breakes on own template

I took a standard Team Site and verified that the "Change the look" worked, I then saved the site as a template, and then created a new team site from that template and then the "Change the look" is ...
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Owner in a subsite - changed the theme and no chance to access to setting “Change theme again”

As owner on a subsite, I change some of the colors of one of the themes. I was allowed to save it and the color and theme was changed in the subsite. Now, if I try to access the theme settings again ...
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Not able to modify Theme anymore

I modified some of the color definition on my site, thorugh the theme customizing menu. After that the site it doesn't look as wished. I tried to acces again to the theme customization but then me, as ...
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How can I add a setting to make minimal changes to the master page without javascript or necessitating code-behind on the mater page?

We use Sharepoint 2010, and I want the ability to make sophisticated themes for my sub-sites and have them apply site-wide. My current plan is to use a method similar to modernizr, and simply add a ...
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Is there a way to change the default theme of a site collection and fututre subsites?

I am trying to brand our extranet in SP 2013. The site collection is using the OOB "Orange" theme. When I create a subsite, the subsite uses the default SharePoint 2013 theme. I can go back and ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online Theme Masterpage Top Nav dropdown links wrap and can't be distinguished

Any good Masterpage CSS fix for this? These are actually two link entries.. looks terrible and as you can imagine tough to use.
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Use site theme elements in emails sent by workflow

I am creating a SharePoint 2010 workflow in Visual Studio 2012. I would like to use colors and fonts from the site's theme to style the emails. Because the customers may change the site theme, I'd ...
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Change colour/theme of sharepoint 2013 mysite across the enterprise

I was wondering how I change the MySite theme from the default blue/white look to the Oslo look, or one of the other default themes?
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Not picking up the new color I added in .spcolor - Sharepoint 2013

I created a new spcolor (test.spcolor), added a new color at the end called: "test1" btw, the file is "un-customized", it's a new file <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <s:colorPalette ...
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Update .spcolor file doesn't reflect on the site - Sharepoint 2013 foundation

I have Sharepoint 2013 Foundation installed. I'm following this article to modify/create composed look: ...
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Two Current Themes in SharePoint 2013

Somebody accidentally went through 'Change the Look' on my SharePoint 2013 site and applied the changes. Not generally a big deal. However, I couldn't change it to anything else. The 'working on it' ...
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Trying out SharePoint Online 2013 - new user questions

I'm using IE 9 and have added our SPO URL root and personals URL to local sites.. but every now and then Profile pics don't display on webparts like Notes. If I paste the URL for the image into the ...
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How to access themed images

we created an own color-palette and theme and uploaded that to our server. So far so good - now we try to use some of the sharepoint default images (like the big plus sign above lists for adding ...
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Change the default SharePoint theme for anonymous users

How do I make a SharePoint site theme display correctly for anonymous users? I've added a link in the master page to the generated .css file but it is not working. Can anybody tell me why ?
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How to “Change the Look” in My Site?

I cannot find the "Change the Look" option in a My Site site. Is theming possible in a My Site Host web application?
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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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Change web theme via client object model?

SPWeb.ApplyTheme() doesn't seem to exist in the client object model. Is there an equivalent? By the way, this is for SP2010.
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SharePoint 2013 theme engine issue applying selection background color.

In our SharePoint 2013 site we have custom theme aware CSS, most of which is working fine across browsers (IE8/9/10, Safari and Firefox) but in case of /* ...
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Themes for each user

Is it possible for each user in SharePoint to customize the theme that appears for them whenever they log in? So if the user A would like the theme to be red instead of blue, they set it to red and ...
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Can't change theme using Change the Look

I have been working on creating a custom .spcolor file to update our company color scheme to our Sharepoint site. I have noticed that when I try to use the Change the Look feature to change the theme ...
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How to set default theme while creating new site or subsite

I want to create a new subsite using default publishing template in sharepoint 2007, once created i want a different theme to be applied to site, how can i change the default theme ans use a different ...
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Custom theme CSS doesn't seem to work properly

I'm trying to use the OOTB SharePoint Theme Engine in SharePoint 2013, but no matter what I do, my custom themable css files just don't seem to work. I deploy my css through a feature. As far as I ...
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Recommend Share Point book for designing/theming [closed]

Hi I know there are a lot of sharepoint books out there, and I understand there may not be a book for exclusively for sharepoint design, but given that could anyone recommend a good book for someone ...
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Chrome font rendering issues

Basically, the issue lies with Chrome, as it will not render ttf fonts properly using antialiasing. A popular fix is to order the @font-face directive so that the svg-font is first. Only Chrome will ...
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CSS markup is missing after I change theme of subsite

I was just making a new subsite, and the very first thing I usually do is set the theme to match that of the parent. In my case this is a custom theme named CustomTheme. I selected it and applied it ...
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Can I force subsites to use the Master Page of a custom theme?

First off, this issue is with a Custom Theme & Master Page in Sharepoint 2007. Is there a way to force subsites to re-pull the Master Page from the Custom Theme within the 12 Hive? Due to lack of ...
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How to specify which css files to load in Sharepoint:CssLink when using themes

I noticed that the css being loaded by CssLink differs depending on which page is being loaded. For example, when I load the _layouts/prjsetng.aspx page, it loads: ...
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Remove/Modify the SharePoint legend that appears by default in SharePoint 2013?

In the default theme for SharePoint 2013 (seattle), on the top left corner, there is a small amount of Text that says "SharePoint". I wanted to change it to show the name of the company instead of ...
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How do I disable themes on a site collection?

I want to disabled themes on a site collection in SharePoint 2010 and am not sure how to go about doing so.
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Enterprise search bar in header (and remove default standard search)

I have the Enterprise search sub site and it looks great compared to the standard search included on all default sites. I would like to have the same functionality except instead of the enterprise ...
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change look in sharepoint 2013 programatically

I want to change the look of the sharepoint 2013 site programatically, I have tried setting up different theme but it didn't work. Thanks
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 - Unable to change Site Theme

I'm having trouble changing the site theme in my SharePoint Foundation 2010 environment. When I do Site Actions > Site Settings > Look and Feel > Site Theme, i receive: Error: Access Denied I ...
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How can one reset themes as they are changed?

Is there any way of catching when a theme is being changed -- so that I can fire a ThmxTheme.RemoveThemeFromWeb? The option to change the theme is currently hidden in our farm, but we can't disallow ...
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How can I hide the Theme link in Site Settings for SharePoint 2010

Can I create a customAction to hide the Theme link in Site Settings in SharePoint 2010 ? If so, what does the Element.xml look like ? I've tried the following: <Elements ...
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Themable CSS: attribute name being replaced as well as color

I have added the following to one of my themable CSS files, which has been working absolutely fine until now: .ICS_footer_side a:hover{ /* [ReplaceColor(themeColor:"Light2")] */ background:#ddd; } ...
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Custom theme “followed link” seem to not be applied on every link on the site

Customer don't want to see any difference between visited and not visited links on the Sharepoint site. I've set the "followed link" color to be the same as the link color, but this does not seem to ...
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Theming Sharepoint 2010 overwrite Corev4.css with file, do the Theme Comments work?

I have a css file that I am using to overwrite certain areas of the corev4.css file. Will the Comments: /* [ReplaceColor(themeColor:"Light2-Darkest")] */ also be replaced in theory? I am struggling ...