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The TWikiNetSkin is functional and clean and has corporate appeal. It is the default skin provided with Twiki, Inc. products, designed by Paul van Berkel.

Screen Shot

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Note: You do not need to install anything on the browser to use this skin. The following instructions are for the administrator who installs the skin on the server where TWiki is running.

This skin needs TWiki 4.2 or newer.

  • Download the ZIP file from the Skin Home page (see below)
  • Unzip TWikiNetSkin.zip in your twiki installation directory
  • Install also TWiki:Plugins/TWikiNetSkinPlugin, recommended for rounded tables and h2 headers

Additional installation steps

  • Modify TablePlugin settings: copy the TABLEATTRIBUTES below to Main.TWikiPreferences:
       * TWikiNetSkin table attributes:
          * Set TABLEPLUGIN_TABLEATTRIBUTES = tableborder="1" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" valign="top" headercolor="#252b37" headerbg="#d8dde4" headerbgsorted="#ced4dd" headercolor="#252b37" databg="#ffffff,#f2f3f6" databgsorted="#f3f5f7,#e7e9ee" tablerules="cols"
  • In TWiki.TWikiPreferences, remove the <div class="twikiBroadcastMessage"></div> tags (if any) from BROADCASTMESSAGE

  • To turn on the skin, write in Main.TWikiPreferences:
    * Set SKIN = twikinet,pattern
  • Test if installed

Enhanced look

Part of the design is done by TWiki:Plugins/TWikiNetSkinPlugin. Install this plugin for rounded tables and h2 headers.

Example when installed:


Creating your own look

This skin is based on PatternSkin, and the same rules for customization apply.

Skin Info

  • Set SHORTDESCRIPTION = Certified TWiki skin

Skin Author: Implemented by TWiki:Main/ArthurClemens, design by Paul van Berkel
Copyright: © 2007-2009, Twiki, Inc.
License: GPL (GNU General Public License)
Description: Certified TWiki skin
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Preview: Preview with this topic
Base Name: twikinet,pattern
Skin Version: 01 Sep 2009 (v1.100)
Change History:  
01 Sep 2009: Twiki, Inc. rebranding (v1.100)
16 Mar 2008: Public release (v1.000)
Dependencies: TWiki 4.2; TWiki:Plugins/PatternSkin (automatically provided by TWiki); TWiki:Plugins/TWikiNetSkinPlugin
Skin Home: https://TWiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Plugins/TWikiNetSkin
Feedback: https://TWiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Plugins/TWikiNetSkinDev
Appraisal: https://TWiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Plugins/TWikiNetSkinAppraisal

Related topic: TWikiSkins, TWikiSkinBrowser, UserDocumentationCategory, AdminDocumentationCategory

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