How-To

We've assembled all of the FAQs specific to A&S Pages here in this list. If you don't want to browse the list, simply search this site to find what you need. General Drupal 7 "how-tos" (e.g. inserting images into text, editing menus, using the editing toolbar, etc.) can be found on the A&S Computing website. If you still can't find it, please contact us.

February 19, 2014

Apply Special Styles to Text

Arts & Sciences has pre-defined some styles that you can use through the WYSIWYG editor (shown above).
February 19, 2014

Resize images for the web

When determining the correct size for an image intended for the web, the only numbers that matter are pixels (px).
February 19, 2014

Create a Custom URL Alias

Users should apply a URL path alias to all major pages within a site that might be linked to from other web sites. A URL alias is a short, memorable URL used to mask the longer, less-descriptive location of a page in a web site.
October 3, 2012

Format Text with the Editing Toolbar

Add bold, italics, headings, and other styles to your pages

A WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get) editor allows content managers to edit text similarly to how they would in an application like Microsoft Word.

October 3, 2012

Menu Management

Add, remove, and reorder content in your menus (the tabs at the top of your pages). You will need to create the content first!

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