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Professional Community Server Themes

Professional Community Server Themes

Wyatt Preul, Benjamin Tiedt

ISBN: 978-0-470-18208-6

Nov 2007

337 pages

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Wrox’s Professional Community Server Themes is one the first guide to the Chameleon theming engine. Inside, Telligent developers Wyatt Preul and Ben Tiedt share their experience with Community Server, and teach readers how to extend their implementation with theming. Professional Community Server Themes is heavy on fully implemented examples, making this a hands-on guide that will get readers customizing the look of their Community Server install quickly. Topics include:
  • URL Rewriting
  • Modifying SiteUrls.config through Overrides
  • Understanding Chameleon
  • Implementing Blog Themes
  • Interaction with ASP.NET AJAX
  • Dynamic Configuration Options
  • Content Scrubbing
  • Creating Custom Chameleon Controls

and more.


Chapter 1: Key Concepts.

Chapter 2: Getting Started.

Chapter 3: URL Rewriting.

Chapter 4: Adding New Pages to SiteUrls.config.

Chapter 5: Basics of Chameleon.

Chapter 6: Implementing Blog Themes.

Chapter 7: Implementing Site Themes.

Chapter 8: Theme Considerations.

Chapter 9: Basics of Dynamic Configuration Options.

Chapter 10: Adding Dynamic Configuration Options to a Theme.

Chapter 11: Content Scrubbing.

Chapter 12: Creating Custom Chameleon Controls.

Chapter 13: Creating Custom Dynamic Configuration Controls and Rules.

Chapter 14: Creating a Custom Editor.

Chapter 15: Creating a Custom Browseable List.

Appendix A: SiteUrls.config Reference.

Appendix B: Chameleon Controls — Common.

Appendix C: Chameleon Controls — Blogs.

Appendix D: Chameleon Controls — Forums.

Appendix E: Chameleon Controls — File Galleries.

Appendix F: Chameleon Controls — Photo Galleries.

Appendix G: Theme.config Reference.


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