1 Day(s)


SharePoint Designer 2010 has many tools and features to help you create and customise SharePoint sites, adding and modify list and library views, create and format web pages, customise forms and create links. In this course you will use these features to create and modify SharePoint sites and customise site pages and list and library forms.

In this course you will use SharePoint Designer 2010 to create and modify sites, add and customise SharePoint list and library content and create and format SharePoint pages and forms. This course is intended for SharePoint power users or system administrators, who want to learn to enhance SharePoint sites by customising lists, libraries and form pages.


You are experienced as a power user or site administrator of a SharePoint site but would like to customise the look of specific SharePoint pages or add additional functionality to your site.

Skills Gained

Delegates will learn how to

  • use the SharePoint Designer interface
  • create and customise SharePoint sites and add site content
  • create site pages and understand html code and use cascading style sheets
  • create SharePoint content suck as lists and libraries and format views
  • create web part pages and customise list and library forms.
  • add links to pages and customise the Quick Launch and Top Link bars


Students should have experience to the level of or have attended our Introduction to SharePoint 2010 for End users (SPEU10B). Knowledge of HTML or CSS is advantageous but not essential.

Course Specifics

Course Outline

Module 1 - Getting Started with SharePoint Designer 2010

  • What is SharePoint Designer
  • Open an Existing SharePoint site
  • Explore SharePoint Designer's three-part interface
  • Navigation, Summary and Ribbon
  • Visual Aids
  • Task Panes
  • Customise the Ribbon and the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Obtain Help

Module 2 - Creating a Site and Site Content

  • Create a Subsite
  • From SharePoint Designer
  • From the Browser
  • Customise Site Properties
  • Add Lists and Libraries
  • Customise List and Library Properties

Module 3 - Creating Site Pages

  • Standard and Advanced Editing
  • HTML and CSS Primer
  • Using HTML Tags
  • Creating Tables
  • Working With Layers
  • Adding Images
  • Formatting pages using CSS
  • Applying Master Pages

Module 4 - Create and Format List and Library Views

  • Create a New View
  • Add and Delete Columns
  • Use Sorting and Grouping
  • Use Conditional Formatting
  • Use paging options
  • Using View Styles and Toolbar Options

Module 5 - Creating Web part Pages

  • Using Existing Web part pages Templates
  • Creating a Custom Web Part Page
  • Inserting and Customising Web Part Zones

Module 6 - Customising List and Library Forms

  • Creating customised New, Edit and Display Forms
  • Editing custom forms in SharePoint Designer
  • Editing forms using InfoPath

Module 7 - Creating Links

  • Text hyperlinks
  • Image hyperlinks
  • Image Hotspots
  • Quick Launch and Top Bar Links

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Upcoming Dates

Course Location Days Cost Date
1 1015 £1015 2018-09-12