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Microsoft 365 and SharePoint Online Cookbook

By : Gaurav Mahajan, Sudeep Ghatak
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Microsoft 365 and SharePoint Online Cookbook

By: Gaurav Mahajan, Sudeep Ghatak

Overview of this book

Microsoft Office 365 provides tools for managing organizational tasks like content management, communication, report creation, and business automation processes. With this book, you'll get to grips with popular apps from Microsoft, enabling workspace collaboration and productivity using Microsoft SharePoint Online, Teams, and the Power Platform. In addition to guiding you through the implementation of Microsoft 365 apps, this practical guide helps you to learn from a Microsoft consultant's extensive experience of working with the Microsoft business suite. This cookbook covers recipes for implementing SharePoint Online for various content management tasks. You'll learn how to create sites for your organization and enhance collaboration across the business and then see how you can boost productivity with apps such as Microsoft Teams, Power Platform, Planner, Delve, and M365 Groups. You'll find out how to use the Power Platform to make the most of Power Apps, Power Automate, Power BI, and Power Virtual Agents. Finally, the book focuses on the SharePoint framework, which helps you to build custom Teams and SharePoint solutions. By the end of the book, you will be ready to use Microsoft 365 and SharePoint Online to enhance business productivity using a broad set of tools.
Table of Contents (22 chapters)

Changing the look

SharePoint lets you apply custom styles and colors to your site so that it closely aligns with the branding guidelines defined by your organization.

In this recipe, we will look at how to change the look and feel of a SharePoint site, primarily by changing its theme.

Getting ready

You will need Design or Full Control permissions in your site to be able to apply a custom theme.

How to do it...

To change the theme of your site, browse to the site and follow these steps:

  1. Click on the Settings gear icon in the top-right corner.
  2. Click Change the look, as shown in the following screenshot:
  1. Click Theme and select the theme you would like to apply.
The options you can see here can be controlled by your organization. A lot of organizations have a set of pre-created company themes available for their users to select from. Some organizations...