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Importing a News Story

Authors and approvers can import news stories and associated graphics at the same time, and then modify the content using the Content Editor.

You can use the Insert File and the Insert Image tools to insert files (such as HTML files, MS Word files, and Adobe Acrobat files) and graphics files from your local file system, from shared networks and from the Web. For more information, see Microsite Management.

This task is a step in Process of Managing Group News.

To import a news story

  1. From the application-level menu, choose Navigate > Site Map > Group News Authoring > News Inbox.
  2. In the Information form, click New and then complete the fields.
  3. Click the Content Editing view tab, and then in the Content Editing form, click Import Article.
  4. In the Pick Content dialog box, click New.
  5. In the Insert Content dialog box, complete the fields and then click Advanced to see more fields.

    Some fields are described in the following table.



    Type additional comments to describe the content.

    Content Type

    Specify the type of content you are adding. A list of available types appears when you click the select button.


    Browse to the content you want to import.


    A check mark in this field indicates that the content cannot be edited.


    Specify the name to use to be saved in Siebel Content Base.


    Specify the title to be saved in Siebel Content Base.


    Specify the URL that references the content you are importing.

  6. Click OK in the Insert Content dialog box, and then click OK again in the Pick Content dialog box.
Related Topics

Creating Content for a News Story

Creating a News Story (End User)

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