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Copy - How do I create a copy/shadow copy of a web page?

Copy - How do I create a copy/shadow copy of a web page?

With the page open in Contensis, Save (Create a Copy) will create a new page in the Navigator that is a copy of the page and it will have a file name to that effect. 

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Your original page will still exist. Editing the original will then update all the shadow copies.

To create a copy of a web page:

With the page open in the Editor

  • Click on the Save button dropdown arrow


  •  Click on Create a Copy

 The Create a Copy screen

  • Type in a new page name

Contensis will save this copy in the same folder as the original or you can choose an alternative.

  • Click on the Browse icon to open the CMS Content Browser screen

The CMS Content Browser screen 

  • Locate the folder where the copy should be stored
  • Tick the box
  • Tick the Create a Shadow Copy box

  The Create a Copy screen

  • Click on the Save button

If you do try and edit a shadow copy you will see the following warning screen.

The Shadow Copy warning screen 

Create Copy can also be selected from the Navigator menu:

 The Navigator menu

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