Introduction to T4 Site Manager (its-t4sm-1t)
Adding media to the Media Library
In this task you will learn:
to access the Media Library
to add media files to the Media Library
to delete media files from the Media Library
to move media files to a different category
to optimise images for the web using an online photo editor
If you want to use images in your site or share PDF or other documents types,
you first need to upload them to the Media Library.
6.1 Introducing the Media Library
The Media Library is where media files are stored in Site Manager. Media files
include images, PDF files, Microsoft Office files, style sheets and scripts, but not
videos. Once in the Media Library files are easy to access from within Site
content editor, for example to create a link to a PDF file or
insert an image in a web page.
The Media Library interface
Figure 62: The Media Library interface in Detailed (list) Mode
A. Resize categories view navigation menu
allows you to widen or narrow
the categories navigation menu.
B. Add / Move / Delete Media buttons
use to upload a new media file, move
a file to a different category or delete.
allows you to search for items in the Media Library, by name,
keywords or description.
allows you to search for media items by ID (if you happen to
know it which is unlikely). Ignore.
allows you to filter which file types are displayed (e.g. Image,
Adobe PDF Document, Script, etc).
allow you to select how the media items are displayed. Click the
icons to toggle between
G. Categories navigation menu
displays the hierarchy of available