In this post you learn how to deploy files like Css, js or images in Sharepoint 2010’s “Style library” using a solution package created in Visual studio 2010.
For deploying files to “STYLES” folder in 14 hive or “_layouts/1033/Styles” please see the post Add custom css file to styles folder in _layouts Sharepoint 2010
Steps to add Css file in “Style library” available in your SharePoint 2010 site –
Next, enter the url of your SharePoint site and select deploy as ‘Farm solution”.
3. Once you create the module you will get and “Elements.xml” and “Sample.txt” files create under it. For this example we will delete the Sample.txt file and will add our . I have used “Text File” from General tab to add my new Custom.css file. See the screen below. You can also add an existing CSS, XSL or Js file in the module.
5. Once your done adding your files you now need to modify your “Elements.xml” to specify the URL\ Path where the files will be deployed. To deploy the files into the “Styles Library” we will specify URL=”Style library” or if you want to deploy files into ‘MasterPage Gallery” use URl=”_catalogs/masterpage. You typically do that when your deploying custom master or layout page.
Don’t forget to add Type=”GhostableInLibrary” in your File tag.
6. Next, you make sure your feature includes your module so just open the feature1.feature and check that all the files are included in the module in the right side of your feature. Here you can also set the feature “Scope” to “Site,Web,Farm or web application”. I have set to to “Site”.