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IBM Rational Application Developer V6 Portlet Application Development and Portal Tools by Ryan Wilson, Gianfranco Rutigliano, George Kroner, Belen Gonzalez, Karla Galvan, Cristiano Cesario, Juan R. Rodriguez

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33.2. Creating a new theme

Themes provide the look and feel of a portal site. Rational Application Developer provides a basic set of themes and skins. You can use these for your site, or you can use them as base to create new themes and skins to design a unique appearance for your site.

In this sample scenario, we use the Corporate theme provided by RAD to create a new Theme. Follow these steps:

1.
From the Project Explorer, right-click the TestPortalServer portal project.
2.
Select New → Theme.
3.
In the New Theme window, enter MyCorp as title and select Corporate as the source theme.
Figure 33-1. Creating a New Theme window
4.
Click Next.
5.
In the Select Skins window, do the following:
a. Select Shadow, Outline, ...

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