How to work with hyperlinks in DotNetNuke

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17. How to work with hyperlinks in DotNetNuke

This tutorial assumes that you have already logged into the DotNetNuke web hosting area

Now let’s learn how to work with hyperlinks in DNN Text/HTML module

1) Click here to expand the Edit menu

2) Then click Edit Text

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3) Let’s highlight the necessary text

4) Then click Insert Link icon here

5) Let’s leave URL as Link Type and point the hyperlink to the external URL

6) Specify the URL here

7) Then click the Target tab

8) Choose target _blank to open the link in a new window

9) When ready click OK

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10) When ready click Update

That’s it! The hyperlink has been successfully inserted. Clicking on it will open the link in a new window or tab

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to work with hyperlinks in the DotNetNuke WYSIWYG content editor

How to work with images in DotNetNuke

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16. How to work with images in DotNetNuke

This tutorial assumes that you have already logged into the powered by ausweb admin area

Now let’s learn how to work with images in DNN Text/HTML module

1) Click here to expand the Edit menu

2) Then click Edit Text

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3) Put the cursor in the area where you wish to insert image

4) Then click the Insert Image icon here

5) Enter the image name here

Note: The image must already be uploaded to the server in this case

6) Enter alternative text for the image

7) Choose the Alignment

8) When ready click OK

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9) When ready click Update

That’s it! The image has been successfully inserted… scroll up

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to work with images in the DotNetNuke WYSIWYG content editor

How to work with tables and format text in DotNetNuke

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15. How to work with tables and format text in DotNetNuke

This tutorial assumes that you have already logged into the powered by ausweb admin area

Now let’s learn how to edit our website with DNN Text/HTML module

1) Click here to expand the Edit menu

2) Then click Edit Text

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The DNN Text/HTML module allows you to enter text  in a Rich Text Format (similar to Microsoft Word) or use Basic Text Box

3) You may also edit your website content here but we’re not going to do that right now… let’s go back to the Rich Text Editor

4) Put the cursor in the area where you wish to edit content

Now let’s learn how to insert a table in this WYSIWYG editor

5) Click the Insert Table icon here

6) Specify the necessary number of rows and columns

7) To make the borders invisible enter 0

8) Then choose Alignment and specify the table’s size

9) Type a Caption for the table

10) When ready click OK

That’s it! The table has been successfully inserted into the page

11) Now let’s see how to format text…highlight the necessary text

12) Click B to make the text Bold

Done! You may enter and format the text in another editor, then paste it directly to Rich Text Editor here

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13) When ready click Update

That’s it! The content has been modified and is now viewable on the website

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to work with tables and format text in the DotNetNuke WYSIWYG content editor

How to download and get DotNetNuke ready for installation

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13. How to download and get DotNetNuke ready for installation

This tutorial assumes that you have already opened an Internet browser and powered by ausweb at the DotNetNuke official portal

Registration is necessary to download the ready DotNetNuke packages, additional modules, skins, themes, etc.

1) Type in http://dotnetnuke.com in the address bar here

This is the official DotNetNuke website where you can download the latest DNN version and use it for deploying interactive, dynamic websites

Scroll right to the Login area

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2) Enter your User Name here

3) Then enter your password here

4) Click Login

5) Scroll over Development

6) Then click Downloads

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7) DotNetNuke 5.0.0 is currently the latest version… click Download to save the Install package on your local machine

8) Click I Agree

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9) Click this link to download DNN Install package

10) Click Save

11) Choose the location and click Save again

12) Click Close when the download is completed

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to download and save the ready DotNetNuke package. Make sure to check all the other DNN tutorials to discover the greatest features of DotNetNuke

How to update the site logo in DotNetNuke

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9. How to update the site logo in DotNetNuke

This tutorial assumes that you have already logged into the ausweb admin area

Now let’s learn how to update your site logo and upload a custom image

1) Scroll over Admin

2) Then click Site Settings

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3) Let’s expand the Appearance menu here

4) Click here to choose Logo file location

Now let’s upload our custom logo file to the chosen location

5) Click Upload New File link

6) Then click Choose File

7) Select the necessary file and click Open

8) Then click Upload Selected File

As you can see, our file custom_logo.gif has been successfully uploaded to the server

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9) When ready click Update

That’s it! The site logo has been successfully changed

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to update the default site logo in DotNetNuke with your custom logo image