About Text Sections

To add text to a Websheet page, you create a text section. You can type directly into a text section, or copy and paste content from a spreadsheet. Copying and pasting from a spreadsheet creates a new section for each spreadsheet row.


Adding a Text Section

To add a text section:

  1. Run the Websheet application. See "Running a Websheet".

  2. From the Create menu, select New Section.

  3. When prompted for the section type, select Text and click Next.

  4. On Create Text Section select either:

    • Create single text section

    • Create multiple text section from Spreadsheet

  5. If you select Create single text section:

    1. Sequence - Enter the section display sequence.

    2. Title - Enter a section title.

    3. Content - Enter text. To learn more about formatting text, see "Editing a Text Section".

    4. Click Create Section.

  6. If you select Create multiple text section from Spreadsheet:

    1. First Row Contains Column Headings - Select this option if applicable.

    2. Paste Spreadsheet Data - Paste a two column spreadsheet or other tab delimited data. The first column must contain the section title and the second column must contain the section content.

    3. Click Create Section.


    You can also add a new section by selecting New Section on the Control Panel.

Editing a Text Section

You can edit and format text sections using an intuitive WYSIWIG editor.

To edit a text section:

  1. Run the Websheet as described in "Running a Websheet".

  2. Click the Edit icon that displays in the upper right of the section.

    The Edit Section page appears.

  3. Edit the text in the field provided.


    To learn more about adding or embedding links, see "Understanding Markup Syntax".

  4. To change the formatting, click the Expand Toolbar icon in the upper right corner.

    The Toolbar appears. When you pass your cursor over an icon, a descriptive tooltip displays.

  5. To hide the toolbar, click the Collapse Toolbar icon.

  6. To save your changes, click Apply Changes.