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

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    Examples of Blocks and Pages

    View examples of all the available page types and block types that can be used in our CMS.

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    BLOCKS: Displaying blocks in different widths

    UMass Chan CMS: setting block to display at different widths

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    Custom Color Palette Added to WYSIWYG Editor

    Color palette with UMMS colors available in CMS WYSIWYG editor

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  • display link styling as is and once the button style is applied shows as green button with white text

    WYSIWYG: custom button styles

    Add a style to your links to create a button link

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    How do I position an image so the text wraps around it?

    You can add an image to the WYSIWYG editor and set the format so text wraps around your image.

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  • Adding The Version/History Gadget

    There are built-in gadgets both for the Episerver platform and product-specific ones, for example, gadgets for forms viewing, visitor groups statistics and version management.

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  • News Article Lists filtering by taxonomy (categories)

    Use the News Listing Block to display a list of News Pages or UMass Med Now News Article pages. This will list pages by date in descending order (most recent first). You can limit the amount…

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  • How can I copy the URL or link of an image or file to paste elsewhere?

    Episerver CMS Blog How can I copy the URL or link of an image or file to paste elsewhere? Posted On: Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Posted By: Leslie Rutter Tags: Media, Tips and Tricks

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  • Styling Blocks using CSS class names

    PDF explaining how to add a CSS class name in the block's setting tab to apply set color combinations or layouts. You can set the background color of different blocks. Or using a generic block…

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  • Get URL of an Uploaded Image or File

    1. Navigate to image or file in media tab 2. double click to open image or file 3. click on "Options" or "Publish" button, whichever is displaying 4. Right click on the "Download this file" link

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