Archive for the ‘Topics’ Category

Content Editor Basics

Thursday, April 5th, 2012
The Content Editor, aka MCE (mini content editor) or WYSIWYG (an acronym for “what you see is what you get,” pronounced: wizzy-wig,) is one of the tools you will use most frequently. It is important to understand how it works and I will supply some nifty tips and tricks that will allow you to add content easily and quickly and, most importantly, to make the content look the way you want.

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Adding a Course Link

Thursday, April 5th, 2012
Course links are pulled from the regbook database, and allow students to see current registration information about a class. Course Links are created in a very specific way due to their connection with the RegBook.

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Adding a Location Module

Thursday, April 5th, 2012
Creating a location is a two step process. The first step is to add a location to to the page.

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Modules & Their Cascading Effect

Thursday, April 5th, 2012
Modules are designed so you can create a customized layout of your page. The functionality of modules is practically limitless, however there are some pre-built modules that you can add to your page. In this tutorial, we are going to cover all of the modules and how they work. We are also going to discuss the cascading functionality that exists between parent pages and subpages. (more…)

Pasting & Formatting from MS Word/Excel

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012
This tutorial shows you how to copy and paste text from a word document and a plain text document. It also shows a convenient way to remove pesky invisible formatting that is often added when copying and pasting.

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