Skin form — Components tab — Controls — Links
Styles set here apply to links. For the following formats, you can specify the style of the link text (Normal Text) and the style of the link text when the mouse pointer hovers over it (Hover Text):
- Standard — Default format applied to links
You can also create custom link formats.
A preview of the currently selected format displays to the right. To preview all Link formats, click Preview All.
You can also preview formats by selecting Actions > Launch in the toolbar and then choosing one of the following preview options: Run Process, Open Portal, Harness Preview, UI Gallery Preview, Skin Preview.
Use the same formatting
|Use the same formatting for Normal and Hover Text||
Applies the same settings to normal and hover text styles. Hover text styles apply when the user hovers the mouse pointer over a link.
Clear this check box if you want define different styles for normal and hover. Additional fields appear.
Specify the style of the link text.
Select this check box to define a custom text format:
Use the options in this section to style the control based on its state. You can style the control differently when it is in one of the following states:
- :hover – State of the control when a user points to the control or rests the pointer on the control.
- :focus – State of the control when the field is in focus, for example, the state of a text field when it is ready to accept inputs.
- :active – State of the control when the field is ready to be activated, for example, when a user has clicked the control but has not yet released the mouse button.
- Auto – Select this option to apply auto-generated styles for the control in this state. These styles are generated based on the applied control format and the mixins defined within the format.
- Default – Select this option to apply the default browser styles for the states instead of generating the styles based on a skin or defined CSS in the application.
- Custom – Select this option to define your own styles for the element in this state.
You can delete styles that you create; click the Delete icon.
- Create a custom link format
You can create a new custom format or copy an existing one.
- Applying a custom link format
- Component styles (custom style formats)
Use the Component styles tab to define the presentation of components by creating custom style formats. After you define style formats, reference them on property panes for sections, harnesses, and controls.
- Link controls
Add a Link control to a form to enable users to open a new application view or to move the cursor to a new position on the current view.