Customization Using JavaScript and CSS

Article Number:04042

You can apply JavaScript and CSS files to customize the overall behavior and appearance of Kintone. Customization can be set for PCs and mobile devices (including the mobile app) separately.

JavaScript and CSS files can be applied from Kintone Administration. You can also customize Portal (the top page of Kintone) and space portals from Kintone Administration.
To customize individual apps separately, apply JavaScript/CSS files from the "App Settings" screen of each app. For details, refer to Customizing an App Using JavaScript and CSS.

You can use APIs provided by Kintone to create JavaScript programs to apply to Kintone. For details on APIs, refer to Kintone Developer Program.

Screens to Which JavaScript and CSS Are Not Applied

JavaScript and CSS are not applied to the following screens.

  • Screens that can be configured from Kintone Administration
  • The "App Settings" screen
  • The "Personal Settings" screen
  • Charts embedded in external sites using the Embed Tag

JavaScript and CSS are applied to all screens expect those listed above.

Uploading JavaScript and CSS Files

This section describes how to upload your JavaScript and CSS files on Kintone.
Only Kintone Administrators can upload the files.

  1. Navigate to the "Kintone Administration" screen.
    Opening the Kintone Administration Screen

  2. Click JavaScript and CSS Customization.

  3. Choose the scope of customization from the following three options:

    • Affect all users
    • Affect only Kintone administrators pages
    • Disable

    Before applying customization to all users, apply it only to Kintone Administrators and check that the customization works correctly.
    Regardless of the option you choose here, customization is not applied to guest users.

  4. Click Add Link or Add File and select a file to upload.

    • Domains other than can also be specified as the link.
    • Up to 30 files can be uploaded for PC and mobile devices separately.
    • The files are loaded in the order they are listed, from top to bottom.
    • You can change the file order by dragging and dropping the Drag to reorder icon to the left of each file name. The "Customizing Kintone System-Wide" screen
  5. Click Save.