Override web.config skin at the page level

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  1. Sean
    Sean avatar
    51 posts
    Member since:
    May 2008

    Posted 10 Apr 2012 Link to this post

    We're transitioning certain pages of our project to a new skin. Basically what I'd like to do is use Telerik's Black skin as the default and then in my appthemes folder make the customizations. In my web config I have a Telerik.Skin defined in app settings <add key="Telerik.Skin" value="MyOldSkin" />

    There is also a <pages styleSheetTheme="MyOldAppTheme" />

    I need to on a page by page basis be allowed to override these two settings WITHOUT altering the original settings...I tried just on my aspx page

    <%Page stylesheettheme="MyNewThemeFolder" ...
    <telerik:radskinmananger skin="Black"

    Is this possible? its somewhat kind of working sometimes but not really and I'm not sure I'm doing this correctly any help greatly appreciated.
  2. Tsvetina
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    2481 posts

    Posted 13 Apr 2012 Link to this post

    Hello Sean,

    It should be fine to set a skin in web.config and then overwrite it through a setting in RadSkinManager. I tested the scenario locally and it works fine for me. Can you check out the attached test project and let me know if you notice anything important that I have missed out.

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