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 Greetings!

 Welcome to our newly-upgraded, Ektron CMS web-editing system! 

Please note: if you received the following error: DisplayName YOURNAME already exists message upon logging in, please email webservices@pgcps.org with DisplayName Issue in the subject line.

 Ektron Manual

 Below, we have highlighted some of the exciting, new changes that have taken place. Please set aside time to familiarize yourself with them!

Changes to Accessing your website

All page editing will now take place on a staging server (http://ektron.pgcps.org) which will be uploaded to the public hourly
(see Changes to Publishing for more details). 

  1. Login using the button "Login" above.
  2. To edit your page, you will need to access your website from the development server.  The easiest way to ensure that you are accessing your website from the proper location, follow the links below:
    1. Schools
    2. Offices
     
  3. When you have located your school or office, click on "Website"*you may wish to bookmark this webpage  in your browser.  You should be editing with a URL of http://ektron.pgcps.org/name_of_school_or_office.
  4. Roll over the access point on your website and begin editing!

Changes to Publishing

We are now operating in a Staging environment and a Display environment. 

You will be publishing to Staging at http://ektron.pgcps.org/login.aspx.  Your changes will be published to the Display environment (http://www1.pgcps.org) automatically one time per hour on the 30 minute mark (1:30, 2:30, 3:30, etc.).

Changes to the workarea

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Working with HTML Content

Choose New > HTML Content and select a language from the list. The Edit Content screen appears.

 New HTML


Working with Menus

Removing a Menu Item

NOTE: THE ICONS FOR REMOVE AND DELETE HAVE BEEN SWITCHED.  THE RED "X" IS NOW DELETE! 

  1. Access the View Menu screen, as described in Viewing a Menu via its Content Folder or Viewing a Menu via the Menus Tab.
  2. Click Remove Items ().
  3. Check the box next to items that you want to remove.
  4. Click Remove.

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