Ribbon

User Interface | The Ribbon

Sitecore offers users a number of options, which are organized into categories in tabs at the top of the ribbon. Browse the sections below to learn more about each tab on the Sitecore ribbon.

At the far left there is a red Sitecore button, and underneath it, the Save button, which remains constant independent of the tab selected. Use the red Sitecore button to sign out of the application.

The Ribbon Structure

Tabs - the interface contains tabs at the top of the ribbon.

Ribbon Interface Tabs Screenshot

 

Groups - each tab is divided into groups labeled in white text along the bottom of the ribbon.

Ribbon Interface Groups Screenshot

 

Commands – each Group is further subdivided into Commands for each individual action.

Ribbon Interface Commands Screenshot

The Navigate tab features commands that allow content to be manipulated in the Content Editor interface.

Ribbon Navigate Screenshot

Open brings up a menu of recently edited pages, or opens a selected page from the content tree.

Back & Forward moves the screen backward or forward in the Sitecore application.  Use these commands instead of the browser backward and forward buttons.

Up moves the cursor to the parent of the selected item in the content tree.

Subitems displays a list of all the child pages or items under a selected page.

Home links to the home page of the current site.

Favorites stores a list of favorite or frequently accessed pages.  To create this list, select a page, click favorites, and then click "add to favorites".

Links references all the links on a selected page.

Search allows the entire website to be searched by key words.