Setting Your Preferences

  • Cascade separates the different parts of the Wesleyan web into sites
  • Users only have access to the sites they will be updating
  • sites are listed in the dropdown at the top of your dashboard
  • You can set your Personal Settings including your Default Site
    • the Default Site is the site you will see on your Dashboard
  • On the right of the Dashboard Tool Bar locate a circle with the first initial of your last name
  • click the downward arrow to it’s right
  • Select Settings to get to the settings screen
  • Unpublish on Move/Delete
    • leave this check box checked
    • it will help keep you cascade area in sync with your published web area
  • Appearance of Asset Links
    • if this box is checked your list of pages/assets will be displayed using the Display name (navigation name)
    • if this box is unchecked your list of pages/assets will be displayed using the System name (url name)
    • recommendation: leave it unchecked
  • If you currently have a default site it will be listed in Default Site within the square brackets
    • The example above has ITS set as the Default Site
    • If there is no Default Site it will say Choose Site
      • To change/set your site click on the box
      • You will see a window with a list of the sites you have access to
      • Select your site by clicking the radio button
      • Press the Choose button in the upper right of the screen to select your site
      • Submit the Settings Screen
    • The next time you login you will be the your Default Site’s dashboard