How do you change the colour of either the field or the label of a required field when uploading/editing the properties of a document.

The user says it is hard to see the little * ?

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    use jquery to highlight the field control or its label Refer this post – Gaurravs Nov 10 '15 at 12:18
  • You can do it via CSS, what version are you using? – Eric Alexander Nov 10 '15 at 15:06
  • SharePoint 2013 STANDARD – Jonathan Bennett Nov 10 '15 at 15:32

This is actually quite simple, just create a separate CSS file, attach it to the form and apply the CSS.


I have used this technique to solve my issue related to required field: [SharePoint 2013 - PageLayout required field error message - Change Text / Color

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