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How to Change the SharePoint Site Theme Color

SharePoint allows users to change the Theme color of their SharePoint sites to fit the branding and the professional style of their organization. 

This article will demonstrate how to customize and change the Theme color of your page. 

Theme option


Interactive Tutorial

Start the interactive tutorial to learn how to change your SharePoint site’s Theme color:

PRO DESIGN TIP: If you can't find the specific colors you want to use, try ShortPoint Theme Builder! It is a powerful tool that allows you to enter specific HEX codes of the colors you want to showcase. Furthermore, it already has a wide selection of colors readily available for you to use. See how it works in the ShortPoint Theme Builder: Theme Colors Interactive Experience.

Step-by-step Tutorial

Follow the step-by-step below for a detailed guide on how to change your Theme color:

Step 1: Open Theme Settings

  • Go to the SharePoint page where you want to change the Theme color and click the cogwheel icon.

cogwheel icon

  • Select Change the Look.
  • Click Theme.

Step 2: Select your Theme Color

  • Select the Theme color you want to use.
  • (Optional) If you want to make any changes to the Theme color you chose, click Customize.


  • (Optional) Select the Main and Accent colors you prefer.

Step 3: Save

  • Once you are satisfied with all your customizations, click Save.
  • Then, click the cross icon to exit the Settings window.

cross icon

Didn’t find the Theme Color you were looking for?

If you’re looking for more Theme Colors or need to use a specific HEX code to fit the branding of your organization, ShortPoint Theme Builder is the perfect fit for you! ShortPoint Theme Builder is a powerful tool that allows you to customize your site’s overall look to better incorporate the professional style of your company.

Through ShortPoint Theme Builder, you can choose from a wide array of Theme colors available. Furthermore, you can easily add your own by entering the HEX code of the color you want to use. If you want to learn more about Theme Builder and its awesome functions, check out our course about it in ShortPoint Academy.

Check out the interactive tutorial below to see for yourself the benefits of having ShortPoint Theme Builder on your SharePoint page:

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