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6 Editing a Portal

This chapter describes how to open the portal editor and edit a portal. Editing a portal allows you to add or modify the pages of the portal (including the Home page), as well as work with portal assets, membership roles and permissions, and documents.

This chapter includes the following topics:

Permissions:

To perform the tasks in this chapter, you must be a portal moderator or member with Manage All or Manage Configuration permission in the portal.

For more information about permissions, see Section 29.1, "About Roles and Permissions for a Portal."

6.1 Opening the Portal Editor

You can open the portal editor in any of the following ways:

6.2 Editing a Portal

To edit a portal, you can modify the Home page of the portal, and work with the portal's pages, assets, members, and documents:

At any time during editing, you can click View Portal to display a preview of the portal.

6.2.1 Accessing Pages in the Portal Editor

In the portal edit toolbar (see Section 6.1, "Opening the Portal Editor"), click the Pages tab to create new pages, subpages, page variants, edit existing pages, or modify the portal navigation (Figure 6-4).

The Pages page in the portal editor displays one of the following views:

6.2.2 Accessing Assets in the Portal Editor

In the portal edit toolbar (see Section 6.1, "Opening the Portal Editor"), click the Assets tab to modify asset settings or create new assets (Figure 6-8).

Figure 6-8 Editing a Portal: Assets

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Description of "Figure 6-8 Editing a Portal: Assets"

For more information, see Part IV, "Working with Portal Assets."

6.2.3 Accessing Members in the Portal Editor

In the portal edit toolbar (see Section 6.1, "Opening the Portal Editor"), click the Members tab to add new members or groups to the portal, establish permissions, and define and assign roles (Figure 6-9).

Figure 6-9 Editing a Portal: Members

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Description of "Figure 6-9 Editing a Portal: Members"

For more information, see Part V, "Working with Portal Roles, Permissions, and Members."

6.2.4 Accessing Documents in the Portal Editor

In the portal edit toolbar (see Section 6.1, "Opening the Portal Editor"), click the Documents tab to create and manage portal folders and files (Figure 6-10).

Note:

The Documents tab is available only when the Documents tool is available and enabled in the portal. See Section 39.2, "Enabling and Disabling Tools and Services Available to a Portal."

Figure 6-10 Editing a Portal: Documents

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Description of "Figure 6-10 Editing a Portal: Documents"

For more information, see Part VI, "Working with Content in a Portal."