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The sidebar contains information that relates to the page you are viewing. It features a link to page revision history, a watchlist star that lets you put the page into your watchlist or remove it, and three colored boxes displaying Tags, Incoming Links, and Attachments.

Toggling the sidebar. Clicking the V shape in the right-hand corner of the page will make the sidebar vanish. Click the > to bring back the sidebar.
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The sidebar boxes are presented in the following order:

Tags. This is a list of all the Tags that have been applied to the page.

Incoming links. This is a list of all the pages that have a link to the page you are currently viewing.

Attachments. A list of this page's attached files.

There are two optional sidebar boxes:

What's New. A list of this workspace's most recent changes. Use "What's New" in the Settings page to control display of this box.

Recently Viewed. A list of your twenty most recently viewed pages. Use "Screen Layout" in the Settings page to control display of this box.

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Downloading the Default Style and Wiki Pages

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It is likely easier to skin your site by altering Socialtext's default CSS a page/section at a time as opposed to building a custom CSS file from scratch. Working with the existing file enables you to alter one area but still have access to the rest of the workspace. That should help with testing flow and links.

Firefox

In Firefox, you can click to view a page, then click on File->Save Page As... in the menu bar. Choose to save the page as "Web Page, complete". This will store the HTML file and a directory containing all of the external resources required to render it. Inside the directory you will find the file screen.css. This is the file you want to edit and eventually replace.

Internet Explorer

In Internet Explorer, you can click to view a page, then click on File->Save As in the menu bar. Choose to save the page as "Web Page, complete". This will store the HTML file and a directory containing all of the external resources required to render it. Inside the directory you will find the file screen.css. This is the file you want to edit and eventually replace.


 

Upload Files

Click "Browse" to find the file you want to upload. When you click "Upload file" your file will be uploaded and added to the list of attachments for this page.

Maximum file size: 50MB

 
 
 
File Name Author Date Uploaded Size

Save Page As

Enter a meaningful and distinctive title for your page.

Page Title:

Tip: You'll be able to find this page later by using the title you choose.

Page Already Exists

There is already a page named XXX. Would you like to:

Save with a different name:

Save the page with the name "XXX"

Append your text to the bottom of the existing page named: "XXX"

Upload Files

Click "Browse" to find the file you want to upload. When you click "Add file" this file will be added to the list of attachments for this page, and uploaded when you save the page.

 
 
 
Add Tags

Enter a tag and click "Add tag". The tag will be saved when you save the page.

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