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How to Customize the Button Design Element in Live Mode

In this article, we will walk you through how to insert and customize the Button Design Element in Live Mode.


Sample button template


TABLE OF CONTENTS


Prerequisites


Step-by-step Tutorial

Follow the steps below to learn how to customize the Button Design Element:


Step 1: Insert the Button Design Element


Start the interactive tutorial below to learn how to insert the Button Design Element using Live Mode:




NOTE: Check out ShortPoint Basics: How to Insert a ShortPoint Design in Live Mode for more details. 

Step 2: Customize your Button


Add a Title


Title


(Optional) Add a Sub Title.


Sub Title


Add the Link (the actual link address with http:// or https://) where you want to redirect your viewers. 


Link


(Optional) Customize the other features of your Button Design Element including the Linking option, Color, Text Color, Icon, and Size


NOTE: Get more details about these features in the Button Features section.

Other Design options


Step 3: Insert and Save


Once done, click the green check mark.


Green checkmark


Click Save.


Save button

Then, click Republish.


Republish button


Button Features

There are many ways to customize the features of the Button Design Element. In the settings window, you will find the following tabs:


A. Design Tab


You can modify the default design of the element in the Design Tab. Below are the settings you can configure:

Design tab


TitleTitle
modifies the name of the button.
Sub titleSub title
modifies the text that will appear below the main title.
LinkLink
specifies the link address you want the button to redirect to.
Linking OptionLinking Option
allows you to choose how to open your link including:
  • Default (will open the link on the same window), 
  • LightBox (will open the link on a lightbox), 
  • New Window (will open the link on a new window), and 
  • Dialog (will open the link on a dialog window).
ColorColor
allows you to choose the color of your button.
Text ColorText Color
allows you to choose the color of the text inside the button.

Icon
Icon
specifies the icon beside the title. Check out the ShortPoint Icons page to see all available icons.
SizeSize
modifies the size of the button. You can choose one of the following sizes: xsmall, small, or large.
WideWide
the button width will fit the whole area width.
DisabledDisabled
allows you to disable the button.



B. Custom CSS Tab


This tab allows you to use your own CSS, HTML, and Javascript code to customize the Button Design Element. 


NOTE: Check out our support article on How to Insert Custom CSS into a Page Builder Elemet? (Basic Tutorial) to know more about Custom CSS. 


Custom CSS tab


NOTE: The Connect and Visibility tabas are currently not available in Live Mode.

Now you know how to customize the Button Design Element! Start making the most out of this feature on your SharePoint pages. 


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