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If you are having trouble removing inline variants within Rhythmyx: 1. Close any browsers that are logged into Rhythmyx. 2. Open 'My Computer' and select your C: drive. 3. Open the Documents and Settings folder and delete the EditLiveForJava.ini fi...
Anchor links are links from one part of a web page (usually at the top of the page) to another point on the same page (usually further down the page). These are normally used to create a short contents list of links at the start of a page. This is eas...
Right click on the content item and select Cardiff Active Assembly. Once the Active Assembly window has loaded you are able to see the available slots. You can add content by clicking on the blue title of the slot, but bare in mind that some slots w...
FIRSTLY, CONSIDER WHETHER THIS CAN WAIT UNTIL FRIDAY. Once you have read through this document you will realize that putting this kind of work aside until Friday, ahead of the full publish over the weekend, can save you a lot of time and effort. ---...
To create a link on your web page that opens an email window, you simply use a "mailto:" link. 1 - While in the Ephox editor, highlight the relevant text on your page, for example 'web@cardiff.ac.uk', or 'contactus' 2 - Click on the WEB ICON (12th...
FIRSTLY, CONSIDER WHETHER THIS CAN WAIT UNTIL FRIDAY. Once you have read through this document you will realize that putting this kind of work aside until Friday, ahead of the full publish over the weekend, can save you a lot of time and effort. N...
THIS ARTICLE WILL COVER THE FOLLOWING TOPICS: 1 Creating a thumbnail and image for your news item 2 Creating your news item 3 Adding the news summery to your News homepage ------------------------- 1 CREATING A THUMBNAIL AND IMAGE FOR YOUR...
IT IS VERY IMPORTANT TO ENSURE THAT ANY ITEM THAT YOU WISH TO DELETE HAS BEEN SET TO AN UNPUBLISHED STATE, AND DOES NOT STILL APPEAR ON THE LIVE SITE. TO ENSURE THAT THIS IS THE CASE, SET YOUR ITEM TO UNPUBLISH, WAIT A DAY, THEN RIGHT CLICK ON THE ITEM...
Folders must have a navon in them, whether or not the item is to appear in the left nav. If you do not wish the item to appear in the left nav, for example an images or a resources folder, simply add [HIDDEN] before the System Title of the navon, eg....
Image Sizes For Sites Managed Using Rhythmyx And Dreamweaver The sizes below are guidelines to ensure consistency across the many websites of Cardiff University. It is possible to insert images at dimensions that do not match the standard sizes but th...
Rhythmyx uses Java technology, but requires a change to be made to the standard setup of your system. In order to access Rhythymx on your computer, you'll need to make some changes to the Java Cache settings. A program has been created to change the...
FIRSTLY, CONSIDER WHETHER THIS CAN WAIT UNTIL FRIDAY. Once you have read through this document you will realize that putting this kind of work aside until Friday, ahead of the full publish over the weekend, can save you a lot of time and effort. --...
There is a Rhythmyx publishing run on each even-numbered hour during the week: 10am, 12pm, 2am, 4pm and 6pm. This publishes all newly published or republished pages to the Cardiff University website and any changes that have been made will be updated. ...
To restrict access to content on the website you need to use the Access Restriction Content Type. This Content Type is used to restrict content to a particular audience within the university, rather than allowing all members of the public to view it. T...
FIRSTLY, CONSIDER WHETHER THIS CAN WAIT UNTIL FRIDAY. Once you have read through this document you will realize that putting this kind of work aside until Friday, ahead of the full publish over the weekend, can save you a lot of time and effort. N...
There is no provision within Rhythmyx for reducing the size of an image. To resize an image for use within Rhythmyx, you will need to use external image editing software such as Pixlr.com [1]. Links: ------ [1] http://pixlr.com/editor/
Rhythmyx training courses are arranged by INSRVeducation. You can book onto one of their courses through the INSRV Training Webpage at http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/insrv/educationandtraining/ittraining.index.html [1] or by calling the INSRV Helpdesk on 029...
The rich text editor in Rhythmyx (called Ephox) does not work if you have upgraded Java to version 6 update 22. This document describes how to rollback to update 21 (which does work). The instructions below are for Windows machines only. MAC users will...
To request a redirect to a shorter URL (web address) please contact the web team [1] directly, stating the orginial URL, and the short URL that you would prefer. The URL should not have a / at the end. A short URl request is often dealt with by our team...
When creating a Content Item in the Rhythymx CMS, the System Title and Display Title can be different. The System Title is only used within Rhythmyx and so should clearly identify the item so it is easy to find when searching for the page within Rhy...
If you need to work on a page in Rhythmyx, but it is checked out by somone else, you should first try and contact whoever has it checked out. Next to the content item, you should see a username like saglgp. If you type this into the 'TO:' field in Lotus N...
The URL or web address to access Rhythymx is http://cms0.cf.ac.uk/Rhythmyx. If you wish to access the Rhythmyx CMS from off campus you can use the following URL: https://cms0.cf.ac.uk/Rhythmyx.
Internet Explorer, Firefox and Safari will all work with Rhythmyx.
Before contacting the web team at web@cardiff.ac.uk [1] please try the following: 1) Check that you are in the correct community. 2) Check that the page is not checked out to someone else. 3) Check that there are no pop-up blockers interfering with...
If the page is asking for a username and password, then it is likely that there is an ACCESS RESTRICTION CONTENT TYPE either within the folder where the page sits, or in one of the folders above it. The ACCESS RESTRICTION CONTENT TYPE is used to res...
If the insert/update button at the bottom of the content editor within Rhythmyx is grey and cannot be clicked, check to see if all the rich text editors in the content form have loaded. If they have not loaded, select the window and press F5 to refresh...
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