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Skinning News Section to look like Blog

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  1. Troy Lawrence
    Troy Lawrence avatar
    56 posts
    07 Jan 2010
    16 Feb 2010
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    In Sitefinity I am using the News Module.  Each post currently displays the date like this:
    12:46:14 PM

    I want it to be more like a blog and appear like this:

    I'd like to have the flexibility to add a css rule to the month and a different one to the day so I can control the appearance of each.

    How can I do this in Sitefinity? 

    I've attached a screenshot for clarity. 

  2. Ivan Dimitrov
    Ivan Dimitrov avatar
    16072 posts
    12 Sep 2017
    17 Feb 2010
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    Hi Troy Lawrence,

    Open the NewsView control in edit mode. Then go to Setting section(News settings) in the Basic tab. Scroll down to For every item in the news list, display:. There is a TextSetting called "Date" from where you can set the format of all items in the list. If you want to add additional formats you have to map TextSettingTemplate.ascx and change it as described in this post.

    Kind regards,
    Ivan Dimitrov
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