Create a custom theme using PowerPoint in SharePoint 2010

In this article we will be seeing how to create a custom theme using PowerPoint in SharePoint 2010.


Steps Involved:

  • Open Microsoft PowerPoint 2010.

  • Go to Design Tab.

  • Click the drop down arrow in colors.

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  • Click on "Create New Theme Colors".

  • Choose the Theme colors as per your requirement.

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  • Enter the Name and click on Save.

  • You could be able to see the custom theme we have created as shown in the following.


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  • Go to File and click on Save.

  • Choose "Office Theme" in Save as Type.

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  • Click on Save.

  • Open the SharePoint Site.

  • Go to Site Actions => Site Settings => Galleries => Themes.

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  • Add the theme file that we have created.

  • Go to Site Actions=> Site Settings =>Look and Feel => Site Theme.

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  • Go to Site Actions=> Site Settings =>Look and Feel => Site Theme.

  • You could be able to see the custom theme we have created as shown in the following.

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  • Select the custom theme that we have created and click on Apply.

  • The site looks like the following.

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