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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.

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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Page View Action Bar

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The action bar contains two sections: Edit Tools and Page Tools.

Edit Tools


Edit tools contains two buttons: Edit Button and Comment Button

HTML Snippet

<div id="st-editing-tools">
  <div id="st-editing-tools-display">
  <!-- edit button -->
  <!-- comment button -->

CSS Selectors


Page Tools


Page tools contains a small menu implemented via <ul> and <li>.

HTML Snippet

<div id="st-pagetools">
  <ul class="level1">
      <a title="Print this page" id="st-pagetools-print" href="JavaScript:window.print()">Print</a>
      <a title="Email this page" id="st-pagetools-email" 
         onclick="query_popup('index.cgi?action=email_page_popup;page_name=socialtext_style_customization_guide',690,580); return false;">
    <li class="submenu"><span id="st-pagetools-tools">Tools</span>
      <ul class="level2">
        <li class="first">
          <a onclick="query_popup('index.cgi?action=duplicate_popup;page_name=socialtext_style_customization_guide',410,300); return false;" 
             Duplicate Page
          <a onclick="query_popup('index.cgi?action=rename_popup;page_name=socialtext_style_customization_guide',410,300); return false;" 
             Rename Page
        <li >
          <a href="index.cgi?socialtext_style_customization_guide" 
             onclick="confirm_delete('socialtext_style_customization_guide'); return false">
             Delete Page
        <li class="separator">
          <a href="index.cgi?action=send_to_workspace_popup;page_name=socialtext_style_customization_guide" 
          onclick="query_popup('index.cgi?action=send_to_workspace_popup;page_name=socialtext_style_customization_guide'); return false;">
          <a href="mailto:css-guide-2@www2.socialtext.net" title="css-guide-2@www2.socialtext.net">Email To This Workspace</a>
        <li class="separator">
          <a href="mailto:css-guide-2@www2.socialtext.net?Subject=Socialtext Style Customization Guide"
             title="To: css-guide-2@www2.socialtext.net / Subject: Socialtext Style Customization Guide">
             Email To This Page
        <li class="separator">
          <a href="index.cgi?action=display_html;page_name=socialtext_style_customization_guide" target="_new">
             Export as HTML

CSS Selectors

#st-pagetools ul.level1
#st-pagetools ul.level1 li
#st-pagetools ul.level1 li a
#st-pagetools ul.level1 li.submenu
#st-pagetools ul.level1 ul.level2
#st-pagetools ul.level1 ul.level2 li.first
#st-pagetools ul.level1 ul.level2 li
#st-pagetools ul.level1 ul.level2 li.separator


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.