Customization of the Next Gen Theme for IBM Connections

- customisation ibm ibm-connections

As Luis Benitez blogged about, there is a new IBM Connections Theme which looks pretty nice.

I just installed it on our production server but of course I had to customize it to our corporate needs. Unfortunately I had no luck doing this through changing CSS style definitions as described here.

Solution was to edit the directly.

If you installed (as recommended) on the IBM Next Gen Theme for IBM Connections download site you have to change the jar file in 2 directories!

-> WAS_PROFILE/installedApps/CELL/Common.ear/connections.web.resources.war/WEB-INF/eclipse/plugins/

-> /webresources/

Now our Connections interface looks like this: