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How to Customize the Well Design Element

This article will showcase the customizing options available for the Well Design Element


Well Design Element


TABLE OF CONTENTS


Prerequisite

  • You have the latest version of ShortPoint SPFx installed on your SharePoint environment.
  • You are a ShortPoint Designer with an active license.

Interactive Tutorial

Click Get Started to learn how to customize the Well Design Element:



NOTECheck out Well Features to learn more about the OOTB options you can customize.

Step-by-step Tutorial

Follow the steps below for a detailed guide on how to customize the Well Design Element:


Step 1: Edit the ShortPoint Web Part

  • Go to the SharePoint page you want to use and click Edit.


Edit

  • Click the ShortPoint tag.
  • Select the pencil icon.

Step 2:Insert the Well Design Element

  • Click the plus icon.
  • Use the search box to look for Well and click it.

Step 3: Edit Content

  • Add Content according to your preference.

Step 4: Customize the Well’s design

  • Navigate to the Design tab.
  • Customize the Well according to your preferences.
  • Once satisfied, click the green check mark.


NOTECheck out Well Features to learn more about the OOTB options you can customize.

Step 5 (Optional): Add a Design Element inside the Well


NOTEWell is a content-holder Design Element. This means that you can add any other Design Element inside it.

  • Hover over the Well tag and click it.


Well tag


  • Click the blue plus icon.


blue plus icon

  • Select the Design Element you want to display inside the Well.
  • Customize the selected Design Element according to your preference.
  • Click the green check mark once satisfied.

Step 6: Save

  • Then, click the eye icon to see your page in real-time.


eye icon

  • Click Save to apply all your changes.


Save


Well Features

Below are the options you can find in the Well Settings window:


A. Content tab

The Content tab allows you to customize the content of the Well. It has the following options:


content tab


ContentContentallows you to add content inside the Well. The content field also has a Rich Text Editor. Check out the table below to see its editing features.

The Rich Text Editor allows you to customize how your text will appear on your page. It has the following options:


Rich Text editor

1Boldmakes the format of the text Bold
2Italic
makes the format of the text Italic
3Underline makes the format of the text Underline
4Text Color
allows you to change the color of your text
5Font Family
allows you to change the font of your text. If you have any custom fonts, previously added to the Theme Builder, check these articles on how to add custom fonts from Google Fonts, Fonts.com, Adobe Typekit, or manually. They will be displayed in the list of fonts.
6Font Size
allows you to change the size of your text
7Paragraph Format
allows you to specify the heading of the text
8Undo
allows you to undo your last action
9Redoallows you to redo your last action
10More Rich
opens more options in the Rich Text Editor
11Background Color 
allows you to add a background color to the text
12Strikethroughallows you to add a strikethrough to your text
13Clear Formatting clears the formatting of the text selected
14Ordered List
allows you to create an ordered list using numbers
15Unordered Listallows you to create an unordered list using bullet points
16Alignallows you to change the alignment of the text
17All Caps
capitalizes the selected text
18Small Caps
turns the selected text into small letters
19Code View
allows you to edit the text in code view
20Insert Linkallows you to insert a link
21Insert Table 
allows you to insert a table
22Insert Video
allows you to insert a video
23Insert Image allows you to insert an image


The Rich Text Editor also has ShortPoint Inline Design Elements. You can see them by clicking the ShortPoint icon:


ShortPoint icon


It has the following options:


Inline Design Elements

1Buttonallows you to insert a button
2Link allows you to insert a link
3Tooltip
allows you to insert a tooltip
4Popover
allows you to insert a popover
5Abbreviationallows you to add an abbreviation
6Dropcapallows you to show drop-cap
7Labelallows you to add a label
8Emphasisallows adding emphasis
9Iconallows you to add an icon
10Emoticon
allows you to add an emoticon


NOTECheck out Introducing Inline Design Elements Feature for ShortPoint Page Builder Live Mode and ShortPoint Page Builder Grid to learn more about Inline Design Elements.

B. Design tab

The Design tab allows you to customize the look of the Well. It has the following options:


Design tab


SizeSizeallows you to adjust the size of the Well.
ColorColorallows you to add a background color. You can do so by [1] typing the HEX code, [2] choosing a color from the drop-down, or [3] picking a color using the color picker.
Text ColorText Colorallows you to choose the text color. You can do so by [1] typing the HEX code, [2] choosing a color from the drop-down, or [3] picking a color using the color picker.

C. Custom CSS Tab

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


NOTECheck out our support article on How to Insert Custom CSS into a ShortPoint Design Element (Basic Tutorial) to know more about Custom CSS.

Custom CSS tab


NOTEThe Connect and Visibility tabs are currently unavailable in Live Mode.

Congratulations! You can now effectively use the Well Design Element on your SharePoint page.


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