Adding Pagelets to the Related Data Module


Concept


Steps:

  1. Begin by navigating to the Related Pagelets page for the collaborative workspace.

     

    Click the Portal Administration link.

    Step 1
  2. Click the Workspaces link.

    Step 2
  3. Click the Manage Workspaces link.

    Step 3
  4. Click an entry in the Workspace column.

    Step 4
  5. Click the Administration link.

    Step 5
  6. Click the Modules tab.

    Step 6
  7. Click an entry in the Properties column.

    Step 7
  8. Use the Related Pagelets page to create a collection of additional pagelets relevant to a collaborative workspace. All pagelets in all portal registries within the portal database are available for selection as related pagelets. Once the workspace administrator creates the collection of pagelets, these pagelets will be available to members of the workspace through the Related Data module.

     

    In this example, as the workspace administrator, you will add four pagelets to this collaborative workspace.

    Step 8
  9. Add the first related pagelet.

     

    Click the Portal / Subsite list.

    Step 9
  10. Click the EMPLOYEE list item.

    Step 10
  11. Click the Name button.

    Step 11
  12. Click an entry in the Menu Item Name column.

    Step 12
  13. When you select the Context-Sensitive option for a pagelet, the keys and key values associated with the collaborative workspace are passed to the pagelet. For example, start with a company overview collaborative workspace tied to the key (SYMBL) for the Stock Symbol page. The collaborative workspace was created and linked to a specific company with stock symbol WXYZ. Then, a pagelet that displays stock information is added to the workspace. By selecting the Context-Sensitive option, this pagelet is passed the information “SYMBL=WXYZ,” which is passed by way of the query string.

     

    In this example, none of the pagelets are added in a context-sensitive manner.

    Step 13
  14. Add the second related pagelet.

     

    Click the Add Related Pagelet button.

    Step 14
  15. Click the Portal / Subsite list.

    Step 15
  16. Click the EMPLOYEE list item.

    Step 16
  17. Click the Name button.

    Step 17
  18. Click an entry in the Menu Item Name column.

    Step 18
  19. Add the third related pagelet.

     

    Click the Add Related Pagelet button.

    Step 19
  20. Click the Portal / Subsite list.

    Step 20
  21. Click the EMPLOYEE list item.

    Step 21
  22. Click the Name button.

    Step 22
  23. Click an entry in the Menu Item Name column.

    Step 23
  24. Add the fourth related pagelet.

     

    Click the Add Related Pagelet button.

    Step 24
  25. Click the Portal / Subsite list.

    Step 25
  26. Click the EMPLOYEE list item.

    Step 26
  27. Click the Name button.

    Step 27
  28. Click the vertical scrollbar.

    Step 28
  29. Click an entry in the Menu Item Name column.

    Step 29
  30. Click the OK button.

    Step 30
  31. Save your changes to the Related Data module properties.

     

    Click the Save button.

    Step 31
  32. Click the Related Data link.

    Step 32
  33. The Related Data module displays the related pagelets that were added to the workspace.

    Step 33

You have completed adding pagelets to the Related Data module for a collaborative workspace.

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