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SharePoint 2013: How to create a Master Page that is available for the Composed Looks?

Elio Struyf

How to Create a Master Page that is Available for the Composed Looks In this post I will show you how you can create a new master page that can be selected in the Site Layouts menu. This can then be used to change the look of your site (Site Settings > Change the look). One part that I did not cover yet, is

Creating a New Color Palette for a SharePoint 2013 Composed Look

Elio Struyf

Creating a New Color Palette for a SharePoint 2013 Composed Look One of the new functionalities in SharePoint 2013 is that themes are split up in multiple files. Color Palette files; Font Scheme files. When you want to create a new color palette in SharePoint 2013, you can start by going to

Themes and Composed Looks in SharePoint 2013

Elio Struyf
A lot has been changed in the new version of SharePoint when working with SharePoint themes. One of the biggest changes is that it no longer works with Office themes. In SharePoint 2013 they split up all the design elements, which makes it more powerful than in the previous versions. Right now you have two different things: Themes; Composed Looks. Themes This is a library that cont…

SharePoint: Making an Image Gallery from the Asset Library - Part 2

Elio Struyf
In the previous part I showed you how to manipulate the Asset Library Thumbnail view, so that it could be used as image gallery. In this part I will do a small update of the code, so that the first image will be used for the gallery.

SharePoint: Making an Image Gallery Inside the Asset Library - Part 1

Elio Struyf
Recently I was at a client who wanted to have something more useable for storing and showing their event pictures. The only thing that is possible out-of-the-box in SharePoint 2010 is working with a slideshow web part and the old picture library. That gave me the idea to implement a jQuery image gallery into the Asset Library.

SharePoint: Do Not Remove the Horizontal Ruler in a Discussion Board Reply

Elio Struyf
Watch out when you remove the Horizontal Ruler from the Discussion Board reply. This could save you some time and trouble. Read here what exactly goes wrong.

Make the Office 365 P1 Plan Footer Stick to the Bottom of the Page

Elio Struyf
This post shows you how to make a sticky footer for the Office 365 P1 Plan layout.

Quick Tip: Adding an Active Directory Group Through the Permissions Web Service

Elio Struyf
Adding permissions for AD groups through the SharePoint web services.

Creating a Twitter Data View Web Part: SharePoint Saturday Belgium Part 3

Elio Struyf
This post will be about the XSLT Twitter demo I gave on SharePoint Saturday Belgium.

Using XSLT Statements: SharePoint Saturday Belgium Part 2

Elio Struyf
This post explains the second demo that I showed at my SharePoint Saturday Belgium presentation, which was about using XSLT statements.