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Set up add/edit form

The Classifieds Add/Edit Form web control creates a form for users to manage their classifieds listing.

  1. Right click on your classifieds folder and select New Content. The Create New Content window will appear.
  2. Click Web Page and then select your standard web page template, click Close.
  3. A new page will be created, give the page a title (e.g. Classifieds-addedit) and click Save.
  4. In the editable area of the page, right click to bring up the contextual menu. Select Insert Webcontrol and make any changes needed to the web control settings. Click Save, then Submit & Approve.

Control settings

Insert Webcontrol > Classifieds > Add/Edit Form

For more customisation and details of the other settings within this web control, you can refer to our common web control settings list.

Allow Override Display Name

Use this checkbox to toggle the option for users to change the display name held for the classifieds item.

Allow Override Telephone

Use this checkbox to toggle the option for users to change the display telephone number held for the classifieds item.

Allow Override Fax

Use this checkbox to toggle the option for users to change the fax number held for the classifieds item.

Allow Override Mobile

Use this checkbox to toggle the option for users to change the mobile number held for the classifieds item.

Allow Override Email

Use this checkbox to toggle the option for users to change the email address held for the classifieds item.

Allow Edit

Use this checkbox to toggle the option for users to edit their classifieds item.

Base Folder

Click Browse or Search to set a base folder for Contensis to create multiple sub-folders within, to put the classifieds item listings into.

Classified Listings Page

Browse to specify the URL of the page that will display the results returned by the listings web control. When assigned, the path to the page will display underneath the buttons.

Classified Template

Browse to specify the folder path to the classifieds template to be used by the module. When assigned, the path will display underneath the buttons.

Default Days to Expiry

Use the text field to specify the default number of days after which a classifieds advert will expire.

Days to Archive

Use the text field to specify the number of days after the maximum expiry date that the user can access their classifieds listing to relist or edit it.

Maximum Days to Expiry

Use the text field to specify the maximum number of days after the default expiry date that a user can listed a classified advert for.

Max Image Width

Enter a numerical value in this text field to define the maximum width of the image, in pixels.

Max Image Height

Enter a numerical value in this text field to define the maximum height of the image, in pixels.