WiscWeb CMS - Viewing/editing a content block template

It is possible to make changes to the appearance of your site by modifying the Foundation Page templates. Changes to the Foundation Pages will apply across the entire site. This document explains how to view and edit those Foundation Pages.

Viewing/Editing a Block

The content blocks for your project can be found in SmartTree, by navigating to Administer Content Classes > Content Blocks as shown below.

Content Blocks in SmartTree

To see what each of these blocks accomplishes, look at the Foundation Pages and Blocks packet.

  1. In SmartTree, select the block template that you want to edit.

    select the block template to edit

  2. Click on "Edit Template" in the Action Menu.

    Edit Template button

    A new window will appear, showing you the source code for the template.

    example template source

  3. Edit the template as needed, and click OK in the lower-right corner.

Once finished, all of the content blocks in your project that utilize this template will be updated within the CMS.

Note: Be careful about editing non-HTML and non-CSS content in the template, as only certain portions of the template should be edited. See Document 13173 is unavailable at this time. for more information.




Keywords:reddot red dot wiscwebcms wisc web wiscweb cms content management system opentext open text view viewing edit editing content block template   Doc ID:13174
Owner:Ryan H.Group:WiscWeb CMS
Created:2010-01-20 19:00 CDTUpdated:2014-12-02 12:34 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, WiscWeb CMS
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