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Tag Archives: Drupal

Complete: Drupal 6 to Drupal 7 upgrade

The upgrade of www.emerson.edu from Drupal 6 to Drupal 7 is now complete and your access has been re-instated. Thank you for your patience. We have provided resources to you for this transition: A rundown of noticeable changes in Drupal 7 are listed and explained The Drupal manual has been updated Workshops will be held […]

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Updates in Drupal 7


There are a few updates to Drupal 7 that are noticeably different from what you may be used to. These are highlighted and explained below. The Drupal manual has been updated as well. Design The design of Drupal 7 is very similar to the previous version. However, you will notice that the login screen looks […]

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Drupal 6 to Drupal 7 upgrade

www.emerson.edu will be upgraded from Drupal 6 to Drupal 7. Below is how it affects your access, content, and experience. Starting Monday January 14 until approximately Wednesday January 16, access to Drupal will be suspended. If you have any changes/new content you are working on that can be submitted, please submit them before 9:00 am […]

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Some URL’s on emerson.edu shortened

Some URL’s on emerson.edu have been shortened. A recent upgrade makes URL’s in Drupal have a shorter character limit. Therefore, many pages needed to be renamed in order for the URL’s to function properly. Most of the changes are negligible. Some pages worth noting are, all of the: Television Radio Film Production pages Off-Campus Student […]

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Syndicated Content Type now accepts multiple pages


The Syndicated Content Type will now accept multiple pages to be embedded on a page. Syndicated content is used to list the same content on multiple pages (tuition and fees, health insurance info, directions and parking info, etc.) so there is only one source that needs to be updated when changes are necessary. For example, […]

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How to get Promos to appear where you want them


By default, promos from parent pages are automatically posted on child pages. If the right promo section of a page is empty, it will display whatever is posted on the parent page. This is so you can easily have the same information on multiple pages. On the Fitness Center main page, the right and left […]

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Updated: Drupal offline for editing January 30 at 9:00 am

The update is complete and Drupal is back online as of 2/3/2012. Starting Monday, January 30 at 9:00 am, Drupal will be offline to any editing. This is the same upgrade we intended to do earlier in the month. We will be upgrading a major part of Drupal and the way it functions. We will […]

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New menu options in Drupal


When we finish our Drupal upgrade there will be new menu items for you to use: Find and Create. They will replace the existing menu items (Accessible Content, Site Outline, Create Content, Content List) Find Similar to Content List. Click on the Title of a page to edit it. The link to edit a page […]

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Web Workshops

Web Services is hosting workshops. RSVP Today: Intro to Web Services/Writing for the Web 11/29/11 10:00 AM-11:00 AM Transportation Building, Room 230 Learn about how Web Services can help you – and learn how to write, edit and polish your content for the web. RSVP ยป Intermediate Web Training 12/01/11 3:00 PM-4:00 PM Transportation Building, […]

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Human Resources is now live


The new Human Resources pages are now located in the About Emerson section: http://www.emerson.edu/about-emerson/offices-departments/human-resources

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