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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Access denied on all files in _themes folder from mobile devices

I have a very, very odd issue that's affecting all clients using our SharePoint 2013 solution from mobile devices. If a user with read access visits the site from a desktop browser, everything works ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Possible to have a different theme for each Wiki Page?

In SharePoint 2013, I understand that it is possible to have different themes in place across the team websites, or subsites. I am interested in the Wiki pages found under a single team website-- Is ...
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Hide “Change the Look” Menu Item

In the "Cog" wheel settings menu, how can I remove the item "Change the look" for everyone? I tried the following CSS with no success: #ctl00_PlaceHolderMain_Customization_RptControls_Theme { ...
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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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What's the difference between app.master and .master pages?

I've looked around and I can't seem to find the difference between an app.master page and .master pages. I'm building a new look and was wondering what the real difference is. I've found this ...
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Setting Dynamic theme colors the sharepoint 2013 master Page

I have been following this article, which talks about setting theme color to the master page via css. What i am interested is in knowing the capability of SharePoint, whether it is possible using ...
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Themed CSS missing

I've been having several problems with Themes in 2013 with respect to missing images and resources between environments. They seem to use a theme GUID in paths which isn't the same across ...
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Theme custom color

I have been searching in my SharePoint 2007 site, but all I see it's the already made themes, since our company have their unique color and they want me to put their color to represent their company. ...
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Changing the look of a subsite to that of a master site on Sharepoint 2013

I have my subsite all set up the way I want except the top toolbar is blue instead of grey/black. The standard for all the pages is a custom gray/black look. How can I set the subsite's top toolbar to ...
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SP2013 on-premise, cannot change mysite's theme with Design gallery

We are using SharePoint 2013 On-premise. User want to change the theme of their "My site" or their "blog". In the browser he type in the URL like this: ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online theme

I'm interested in purchasing SharePoint 2013 Online themes i can add on to my SharePoint online site. I have been looking online but cant really find anything. Any resources or tips would be ...
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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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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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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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ThmxTheme.GetManagedThemes is not returning any themes

I am trying to get all of the available themes for a site collection. When I call GetManagedThemes() I get 0 results. I have tried several site collections and they all return 0 themes. internal ...
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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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Font scheme using web fonts not appearing in Change the Look UI

In SharePoint Online/O365, I've placed my font files and images under Site Assets and created my spfont file according to the many guides on the subject (Elio Struyf's and a video on Channel 9), but ...
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Applying a Theme in 2013

I have a Branding feature where I set the Master Page and then the Theme programmatically. When applying the theme, the operation takes a couple minutes. It iterates through SubSites so if there are ...
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Button Background not applying to paging buttons

I've noticed when using the SharePoint Color Palette tool, that when I change the Button Background value the preview shows that the paging buttons will change with this color. However when I apply ...
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Turning off custom script SharePoint Online

I was looking for a way to prevent users from changing the design in SharePoint Online. The documentation pointed me to ...
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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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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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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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Site Theme Error when publishing enabled?

Hoping someone can help me. This is a SharePoint 2010 Environment. When trying to click on 'site theme' in the site settings menu of one of the sub-sites in a site collection that has publishing ...
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Why am I not being able to set the site theme?

In preparation for a site migration to it's own site collection, I created a Site Collection in my development environment, and after demonstrating that it worked, I was approved to replicate the ...
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Export a subsite theme and import the theme to another subsite

Can you, in SharePoint Online, export a subsite theme and import the theme to another subsite? OR Can you export the theme from the root site and import it to a subsite? Can this be done? If so, ...
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Import site theme to another site collection subsite?

I'm using SharePoint Online 2013. I exported my site as a template (.wsp), and imported the template to another top-level site collection. The only problem is that the theme/styling did not convert. ...
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SP 2013 Foundation “Change the Look” drop down options not active

For some reason, all of my "Change the Look" options in SP 2013 Foundation are inactive. When I select any theme, for example "Orange", the dropdown list boxes for Colors, Site layout and Fonts are ...
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How to read the .spcolor theme file from composed Looks List in SharePoint 2013 using JSOM?

I want to read the .spcolor file from the Theme URL column in the composed Look List using JSOM. Please advice.
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Adding theme color to custom Master Page in SharePoint 2013

I have a custom master page created using visual studio in SharePoint 2013. I have added custom divs(with colors) in this master page. When i apply out of box themes, this custom div does not get fill ...
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theme color changes after aplication

I am trying give a fancy look to my website & I have used one of the themes provided by SP2013 when It shows the demo where we change the color combination that is the 3 colors provided. when I ...
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Programatically Applying Theme (spcolor) takes too long

I have a branding solution that uses the ApplyTheme like this : foreach(SPWeb web in site.AllWebs) { web.MasterUrl = masterUrl; web.Update(); web.ApplyTheme(themeUrl, "", "", true); } The ...
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Error while trying to change theme under change the look

I am trying to change the look in my SharePoint 2013 Enterprise team site. However when I try to do this I get an error message: Error in the application. When I select a theme under "change the ...
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Setting the default master page back to the original oslo in SPO 2013?

We were trying to test a custom master page using only the file system and settings>Master page on a SharePoint Online 2013 site. Our site is now blank and I can no longer get to Settings. Using SPD ...
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Get current color palette for the site

I'm wondering if it's possible to find somewhere what .spcolor file is used for the site theme. As there is a method for applying theme to the site: ...
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Site Visitor Can't See Site Background

I have a user who is only a member of Site Visitors group. The site has a custom background applied and saved to Site Assets library. Site Visitors do have the access to the Site Assets library, ...