Applying WSS Themes to SPS Areas
You can apply the Windows SharePoint Services themes on SharePoint Areas it is really simple and it can save you a lot of effort .
Lets say that you want to customize the Home area.
1- Add the following to the url “_layouts/1033/themeweb.aspx” the full URL will look like this .
2- Choose the theme you want to apply like in WSS sites and click apply.
3- Navigate to the home page that you want .
4- Now you will notice that one item needs customization, that’s a picture beside the search box.
5- Go to the following directory C:Program FilesCommon FilesMicrosoft Sharedweb server extensions60TEMPLATEIMAGES.
6- The Picture that you want is named cornertop.gif.
7- Edit it and have fun .
Nice trick! Another great example of remembering all a portal is, is a WSS site.