Bid Sheets Appearance

January 2023: the current dashboard release has new graphics and some interface changes. Many screenshots still reflect the older release and will be updated shortly.

The Appearance tab provides for Appearance, Colors, and Fonts settings.

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Appearance

The Appearance panel manages element alignments for the bid sheets.

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  • Item# alignment - set using a selector with left, center, or right options. img
  • Title alignment - set using a selector with left, center, or right options.
  • Donor text alignment - set using a selector with left, center, or right options.
  • Description text alignment - set using a selector with left, center, or right options.
  • Item properties alignment - set using a selector with left, center, or right options.
  • Instructions alignment - set using a selector with left, center, or right options.
  • Buy-it-now alignment - set using a selector with left, center, or right options.
  • Buy-it-now position - set using a selector with top, or bottom (of the bid sheet). img
  • Align existing bids (multiple winner items only) - if there are multiple rows for a given amount, this show existing bids at the start or end of each range.
  • Bid header alignment - set using a selector with left, center, or right options.
  • Bid row alignments - alignment for populated bid rows, specified as comma separated list of left|right|center in column order.

Colors

The Colors panel sets the background colors for the bid sheets.

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  • Bid header row background
  • Bids odd row background
  • Bids even row background
  • Buy it now box background

Colors are chosen using a "color picker" tool.

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Fonts

The Fonts panel manages the various font sizes, font family, and color of the fonts used.

  • The font "Color" is chosen with a "color picker" tool, like the one used in the Colors panel (above).
  • The "Font Family" can be chosen from a drop-down selector of pre-defined font families.
  • Leave the "Font size (pt)" blank, or 0, to use the default value.

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  • Header font - font for the item # and category.
  • Title font - font for the item title.
  • 'Donated by' font - font for the 'donated by' line.
  • Item description font - font for the item description.
  • Item details font - font for item pricing details.
  • 'Buy It Now' font - font for 'Buy It Now' details.
  • Instructions font - font for instructions text.
  • Bids header font - font used for the header text in the bids section.
  • Bids row font - font used for the text in bids rows.
  • Bids row height - height of the bids rows, independent of the text.

Information

All sizes are measured in points (pt).