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Saturday, 27 February 2016

ADF Skinning: Increase width, Change color of a tab in af:panelTabbed

We can change appearance of ADF Application by applying CSS and changing style properties of ADF Faces Component
Here i am writing a simple CSS to increase tab width of af:panelTabbed component

I hope you all know how to create a skin for ADF Application , If don't know then look at this post
ADF Basics: Using CSS to change appearance of application (Skins and Styles in ADF Faces) 

af:panelTabbed looks like this (Using Alta UI Skin)

Now to changes tab width , background color or font style we can use CSSlike this -

//To Change text style of Tab
af|panelTabbed::tab af|panelTabbed::tab-text-link {
    color: white;
    font-weight: bold;

//To Change tab style 
af|panelTabbed::tab {
    background-color: Highlight;
    width: 200px;

//To increase size of tab content to match with tab width
af|panelTabbed::tab af|panelTabbed::tab-content {
    width: 200px;

After applying Skin tab looks like this -

Cheers :) Happy Learning


  1. Thanks for your post!
    I want to apply reponsive to panel Tab but I don't know what I have to do. Can you show me?

  2. Thank you for the nice post Ashish :)