Edit categories

Editing a category

  1. To edit a category, on the Categories page perform, either:
    • Click the category you want to edit.
    • Click the Actions link of the category, and then click Properties.
    • The Edit a category page opens.
  2. Make your edits to the category. See Create categories for details.
  3. Click Save to reatain your edits and return to the Categories page.

Deleting a category

  1. To delete a category, on Categories page perform one of the following:
    • Select the category and click Delete button in the toolbar of the page.
    • Click Actions button of the category you want to delete and click Delete.
  2. In the dialog box that appears confirm the deletion.

Browsing items that belong to a specific category

Use this function to view all items that belong to a category and to remove items from a category
  • On Categories page, in column APPLIED TO, click <number> items link of the category you want to explore.
    A list of items belonging to the selected category appears. The list is divided according to content type.
    To view items of different content type, click the respective link above the list of item. For example, Blog posts, News items.
  • To remove one or more items from the selected category, select the items and click Remove Category <category name> from the selected items button in the toolbar of the page.
    For example, Remove Category Mammals from the selected items.
  • To view and change the properties of the category, click Category <category name> properties button in the toolbar of the page.
    For example, Category Mammals properties.
    The Edit a category page appears.
    For more information, see procedure Editing a category above.

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