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Find information on the UMMS Content Management System, Episerver. Learn how to populate your web pages, read about bugs, and new or updated functionality.

Event Brite Listing Block

Posted On: May 14, 2020 Posted By: Leslie Rutter Tags: Blocks, Training

The Eventbrite Listing Block is used to list events that have been created in EventBrite which is a third-party platform for creating and managing events. The block is very easy to set up allowing editors to set the number of events to display, as well as link to a page listing all events. 

Eventbrite is free to use if you are running a free event. On our intranet, you will find information on how to create an EventBrite account, additional information on settng up events that require payment, managing events and then creating the Episerver block to display your events.

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Accordion Block

Posted On: Jul 17, 2019 Posted By: Leslie Rutter Tags: Blocks, Training

An Accordion Block allows you to add interactive content to your page as well as adding a lot of content in a smaller vertical space. The first item will of your list will display while the following items will be hidden with a "+" icon noting these items can be expanded. Upon expanding another item, the items that is open will now close so only 1 item displays at a time.

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Horizontal Full Width Block

Posted On: Jun 12, 2019 Posted By: Leslie Rutter Tags: Blocks, Training

This block is a container for other blocks which allows you to set a background color that extends the full width of the browser. This can be used to help break up the layout and highlight your information.

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Resources

Posted On: Apr 23, 2019 Posted By: Leslie Rutter Tags: admin maintenance

Links to developer and user guides to help with devloping and certification

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Searchable Blocks in Find

Posted On: Apr 23, 2019 Posted By: Leslie Rutter Tags: admin maintenance

Make blocks searchable in Episerver FIND

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Things to think about - Block rendering practices

Posted On: Apr 23, 2019 Posted By: Leslie Rutter Tags: admin maintenance

Block rendering practices: Content Area Renderers, DisplayTemplates and PropertyFor and Display Options.

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week 17 04-21-19

Posted On: Apr 21, 2019 Posted By: Leslie Rutter Tags: admin maintenance Comments count

BUG: Main Menu item shortcut set to open in new window does not work

Posted On: Apr 9, 2019 Posted By: Leslie Rutter

When setting the shortcut target to Open in a New Window, it does not work on the Main Menu

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BUG: News listing page shows items that are marked as expired or restricted

Posted On: Apr 9, 2019 Posted By: Leslie Rutter Tags: Bugs and Fixes

Listing pages were displaying links to content that was either set as restricted or marked as expired.

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Custom Color Palette Added to WYSIWYG Editor

Posted On: Apr 9, 2019 Posted By: Leslie Rutter Tags: Tips and Tricks, Training

Color palette with UMMS colors in CMS WYSIWYG editor for applying to fonts, backgrounds and other items.

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