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CommonSpot Manual (Survey - Help Us Improve These Manuals):

  • The CommonSpot Manual instructs you on how to create pages, what subsites are, how to add news and many other aspects of the university's content editing system. Note: This manual is in draft format and will be updated on a regular basis. Hate flipping through pages, using "ctrl-f" to find topics in the pdf manual, or just want a web-based table of contents? View web page table of contents.
  • Profiles - Learn how to create faculty/staff profiles (also included in the CommonSpot manual)
  • Videos, Forms and Navigation: Instructions on how to use video, forms and navigation (also included in the CommonSpot manual)
  • Regional Campus Instructions: Includes information particular to the regional campuses
  • Creating Anchors (Jump Links): Learn how to create links that jump to a specific area on your web page.
  • Tables: Learn how to use and format tables of information in CommonSpot
  • Upload a PDF in Profiles: Learn how to include a PDF in your faculty/staff profile
  • Install Firefox 3.6:  Instructions on installing Firefox 3.6 for use with CommonSpot

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