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2.7 Redeploying the updated theme
Once the custom theme's layout files and style sheet have been updated,
follow the steps below to apply the updated theme to the Millennia place.
- Open the Millennia place and select "Customize this place → Custom
Themes”. Select the Millennia theme as displayed on the list of custom themes.
Figure 30 - Custom Themes page with Millennia theme
- From the Edit Theme page, click "Replace" and select the
correct file for each of the boxes that represent the style sheet and the 5
layout files. Alternatively, drag and drop the updated file to the
corresponding box. Selecting the "Generate" checkbox will
automatically generate the layout file. It is highly recommended that you use
the layout file within the directory of your updated theme, even if you did not
update the layout file, instead of relying on Quickr to generate the file for
you. An image can be optionally added and will be used in the Themes Gallery.
Ensure that the htm and css files are uploaded from the updated theme
subdirectory on the Domino server as these files have dependencies on other
files within the data directory. Theme uploads bring in referenced image file,
etc. Adding htm files from a local directory might break linkages to other
resources (e.g., image files, js files, etc), and may result in a 'broken'
Figure 31 - Edit Theme page
You will be prompted to use Internet Explorer before you can go to the Create a
Custom Theme page if you are using a different browser.
Figure 32 - ActiveX message box
- Click "Next". The updated theme will then be saved and the
Custom Themes page is again displayed.
- Select "Customize this place → Choose a theme" and select the
newly updated theme from the list of themes. The newly updated Millennia theme
should be displayed at the bottom of the list.
- The Millennia place will now have the updated look and feel based on the
newly updated Millennia theme.
Figure 33 - Millennia place with updated theme
reset the place to the default theme, enter the following URL in your browser: