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DMS Document Links

DMS Document Links

  • Editing  DMS Document Links

    A DMS Document link is a hyperlink that opens a document, such as a Word document or PDF, when clicked.  In this example, we are uploading and linking an Admissions Requirements PDF to the words "Undergraduate Zoology" on the Zoology homepage. 

    Adding a DMS Document Link

    1. Hover your mouse over the silver bullet.  Click on the Workarea option.
    2. On the left hand side of the window, find your department's folder.  Click on the folder.
    3. Hover your mouse over the New menu.  Choose DMS Document.
    4. Write in a title for the document. 
    5. Click the Browse button.
    6. Find the document you want to upload and click Open.
    7. Click the Publish button.
    8. Go back to the page you want to edit.  Hover your mouse over the silver bullet and choose Edit.
    9. Highlight the text you want to link.
    10. Click the Library button to open the Library window.  A Library window will appear.
    11. Select Quicklinks from the dropdown list.
    12. Find the folder you uploaded the DMS Document to.
    13. Double click the document.
    14. Your text should now be an internal link.