A multi-section module splits a module into sections and displays different content in each section. You can add, edit, or remove sections.
A section is an area of a multi-section module dedicated to a piece of content. Content can include HTML code, links, and images. The sections appear in the module in the order you choose.
How to Create or Edit a Section in a Multi-Section Module
- On the Administrator Panel, in the Communities section, click Tabs and Modules.
- Click Modules.
- On the Module page, in the Type column, you can see which modules are multi-section modules. Access the multi-section module's contextual menu.
- Select Edit Contents. To reorder, point to a section to access the double arrow icon. Press and move it to a new location.
- On the Edit page, to create a new section, click Create Section on the action bar.
-OR-To edit an existing section, access the module's contextual menu and click Edit.
- Click Submit.
The following table describes the available options on the Create and Edit pages.
|Edit Section Properties|
|Title [r]||The title for the section. The title appears at the top of the section.|
|Display By Default||This module is automatically displayed by default.|
|Edit Section Content|
|Link Title||Name of a link to another web page. The name of the link appears in the section. Clicking the link name in the section opens the web page identified in the Link URL.|
|Link URL||URL for the link. The URL must follow the protocol: http://www.blackboard.com, not blackboard.com.|
|Image Source URL||Provide the URL to display an image.|
|Image ALT text||Provide the alt text that appears to users who use assistive technology.|
|Image Alignment||From the drop-down list, select an alignment for the image. This controls where the image appears in the section. The choices are left, center, and right.|
|Image Border Size||Select a border size, in pixels, from the drop-down list.|
|HTML||Provide text that displays according to HTML code.|