unembedded RadFormDecorator not working

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  1. abdu bukres
    abdu bukres avatar
    76 posts
    Member since:
    Mar 2004

    Posted 20 Jun 2009 Link to this post

    I am using RadControls 2009.1.402.35 in Windows XP. I am trying to customize the button so I started by just trying to use Telerik's resources instead of the embedded ones. However the button has no styles, no outline. Just text.

    These are the steps I followed:
    1- Turned off EnableEmbeddedSkins like this:
    <telerik:RadFormDecorator ID="RadFormDecorator1" runat="server" Skin="Web20"
                      DecoratedControls="All" EnableEmbeddedSkins="False"/>

    2- Copied the files FormDecorator.css & FormDecorator.Web20.css to the css folder which is off the root folder
    3- Copied the gif's from C:\Program Files\Telerik\RadControls for ASPNET AJAX Q1 2009\Live Demos\Skins\Web20\FormDecorator\ButtonSprites.gif to the 'Telerik/FormDecorator' folder which is a folder under the root folder.
    4- Modified the url's for the background-image in 'FormDecorator.Web20.css' like so:
       background-image: url('Telerik/FormDecorator/ButtonSprites.gif');
    This is my test page:
    <%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true" CodeBehind="test.aspx.cs" Inherits="MyPage.test" %>

    <%@ Register assembly="Telerik.Web.UI" namespace="Telerik.Web.UI" tagprefix="telerik" %>

    <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
    <html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
    <head runat="server">
      <link rel="stylesheet"  href="css/FormDecorator.css" type="text/css" />
      <link rel="stylesheet"  href="css/FormDecorator.Web20.css" type="text/css" />
      <form id="form1" runat="server">
        <telerik:RadScriptManager ID="RadScriptManager1" runat="server"
      <telerik:RadFormDecorator ID="RadFormDecorator1" Runat="server" Skin="Web20"
        DecoratedControls="All" EnableEmbeddedSkins="False"/>
      <asp:Button ID="Button1" runat="server" Text="Button" />

    Any ideas?

  2. Georgi Tunev
    Georgi Tunev avatar
    7207 posts

    Posted 24 Jun 2009 Link to this post

    Hello Abdu,

    The steps that you took are correct and you should not experience problems. Could you please open a support ticket and send me a small sample project where this issue could be reproduced? I will check it right away.

    Georgi Tunev
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