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Manage Element Categories

Use the Manage Element Categories dialog to limit or extend the Element types displayed to contributors creating new CommonSpot Custom Elements. You can also set a default Element type. These settings control the items displayed in the Categories dropdown in the New Custom Element dialog.

Use the State dropdown to filter for Active/Inactive or All categories.

Toggle column heads to change sort order. To activate/deactivate categories, toggle the active icon in the Active column. Click an inactive check mark in the Default column to set a default category, or click the edit icon to change these settings for an individual Element category. The Add/Edit Element Category dialog displays.

To create a new grouping for Elements used at your site, click Add New Category.


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Add Element Category

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