Quick Start

The Quick Start widget provides links for quickly creating new assets or editing existing ones. The left portion of the Quick Start widget lists content types you use often. Clicking one of the content types opens a blank content edit page for that content type. The right portion of the Quick Start widget is a list of existing assets. Clicking an asset opens it in the content edit page.

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You can modify the items appearing in the Quick Start widget:

To add or remove content types in the Quick Start widget:

  1. In the Quick Start widget, click settings.

  2. Under “Create New” Types, mark the checkboxes for the required content types.

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  3. Click Save.

To add or remove items from the Quick Start Widget

  1. In the Quick Start widget, click settings.

  2. Under Edit Existing Contents, click add_circle_outline. A selection field appears.

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  3. Click the selection field’s search icon search. The Content Picker appears.

  4. Search for and select the items you want to appear in the Quick Start widget.

  5. Close the Content Picker. You return to Edit Existing Contents.

  6. To remove an item, click remove.

  7. Click Save.

You can also customize the Quick Start widget at the global, site, role, and user level. For details, see Setting a Dashboard.

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