Web Development Documentation

Linking to DocMan Documents (Joomla! 3.x)

This procedure explains how to create links to DOCman documents within articles, on web sites using the SAS Content Management System (CMS; Joomla! 3.x).


Linking to Documents:

  • Edit the article in which you want to create the link to the DocMan document (see: Editing Articles (Joomla! 3.x, front-end) - Basic Editing)
  • Click the "Document" button below the text area:

    DOCman: Document button

  • A popup window will appear.  Under "Menu Items and categories" on the left, click on the category containing the document you want to link to: (see #1 below).
  • Click on the name of the document you want to link to (see #2 below).
  • If the link text should differ from the document name, edit the text in the File name field on the right (see #3 below).
  • Click Insert document link (see #4 below).

    Inserting a DOCman document link
  • A link to the document will appear in your article.
  • Click the Save icon in the upper left corner of the page: Save button

    or click Save & Close to save your changes and close the article: Save and Close

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