Editing page content
The page content window is headed by 3 rows of icons that provide various editing functions. If you hover the mouse over any icon you will see a brief description of what it does.
Before using the following icons, highlight the required section of text before clicking on the appropriate icon to format that section of text.
Bold | Italic text | Justify text centre, left right etc | Colour text or background | Bullet or numbered lists | Indent left/right, Blockquote | cut text [also control X] Subscript/Superscript | Remove formatting
Before using the following icons, insert the curser at the required position before clicking on the appropriate icon to insert the feature.
Insert date | Insert horizontal rule | Insert custom character | Insert Anchor | Insert Image | Insert media [See Inserting media section below] | Insert Table
The functions below operate regardless of where the curser is placed in the content.
Spell Check [The first time you use this function you may be asked to download and install the free ISpell Active x component]
Search | Search and Replace | Undo | Show/Hide guidelines | Clean up code | Toggle full screen mode | HTML view/editing
If you want movie clips and other flash media to play on you page you can either . .
- Use the Insert media icon/dialog, or
- Simply add one of the the following text options to the current page url . .
/main.asp?_=My Video Page becomes /main.asp?_=My Video Page&Video=/edit/videos/myvideo.wmv
These media files will play UNDERNEATH any other content on the page. If you want to have the file play at the top or in a specific place on the page then insert ##FLV## or ##MP3## as a placeholder where you want the file to play.