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Customizing Social Tags

Posted By:      Posted Date: December 04, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

Hello all, I am looking to customize the Social Data Notification area and have a few questions. In doing some initial research I found the Social Tags Images, "I Like It" and "Tags and Notes" are part of an Image Map named mossfgimg.png.

What I would like to do is:

  1. remove the "I like it" and "Tags and Notes" text completely 
  2. provide smaller images either 16x16 or 24x24 of those particular images.

Also I found a control template for Social Data that I am figuring the Delegate Control references but did not appear to be the right one. Can anyone give some insight where the right Control Template is located so I can make these changes?

Thanks in advance.

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