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General Settings Section

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The General Settings group contains the following options:

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Current Icon: If an icon is uploaded before, it is shown here. This icon is used on the top left hand side of the Dashboard, next to the Welcome-text. Use the delete button ( delete ) to remove the existing thumbnail.
Upload New Icon: Use the browse button to browse for a new icon. This button will open the standard Browse window to locate the file, either on the PC or on the network, using mapped drives.
alert_1818 Please ensure the new Icon has these measures: width: 58 - Height: 49.
When the file is selected from the popup window, the full path will appear in the text box. Use the clip0201button to upload and use this new Icon.
Browsing for the file will not succeed, it is required to click the UPLOAD button to transfer the file to the server and to be used on the Dashboard. Due to caching, it is possible that the new icon is not shown immediately.
Content Type: Specify the action when clicked on the Title of the Topic on the overview page. When 'Standard' is selected, SSP 7 will open an internal page, either showing the list of forms or the information page ( or Homepage ) of a Topic. Which of the 2 is opened, is defined for the whole application, under General Settings. You can not specify this per Topic. When 'External Link' is selected, please enter the target link (including http://) in the text box below. Use the clip0125button to verify the link. This will open a new browser window with the link opened.
Live on application: When this box is checked, the Topic will be shown to the Users of SSP 7.  Roles Access Rights allow to fine-tune which Roles can see this Topic, we refer to the User AccessControl section of this manual. If the checkbox 'Live on Application' is not checked, it will not be shown to any Role, regardless of the Role settings.
Category: this listbox shows the list of all current Categories ( including the Categories that are not live for users). Please select another Category if required. Use this field to change the Category of a Topic. Categories are ordered as they are ordered on th Category list page. You can use this function to copy a Topic from one Category to another, including all content and forms.

 

Use the SAVE button to save the changes and remain on this screen, or use the OK button to save your changes and return to the Overview screen, or use the CANCEL button to discard any changes.