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Creating or Editing Folders for the Services Tab

Services folders can hold links to services and other folders.

Folders may be added or edited by accessing the Add Folder page view or Edit Folder page view. The fields on the Add Folder page and Edit Folder page are the same. The Add Folder page opens with empty fields while the Edit Folder page opens with a folder already populated.

How to Create or Edit a Services Folder

  1. On the Administrator Panel, under Communities, click Tabs and Modules.
  2. Click Tabs.
  3. In the Services tab's contextual menu, click Services.
  4. Click Create Folder or click Edit in the contextual menu for an existing folder. The following table describes the available fields.
    Services Tab Folder Available Fields
    Field Description
    Folder Information
    Name Provide a name that best describes the content of the folder.
    Color of Name Click Pick to select a text color for the folder name. The default color is black.
    Text Provide a description of the folder.
    Permit Users to View the Content Item Click Yes to make the Folder visible to users. Click No to make the Folder unavailable to users.
    Track Number of Views Click Yes to track the number of views.
    Select Date and Time Restrictions Select the range of dates that the folder will appear.
  5. Click Submit.