Sections

    There are eight default sections that come with Umbraco:

    Content

    The content section contains the content of the website. Content is displayed as nodes in the content tree. In order to create content you must define it using document types.

    Media

    The Media section contains the media for the website. By default you can create folders and upload media files (images and pdf's). You can customize the existing media types or define your own in the Settings section.

    Settings

    The Settings section is where you can work with the website layout, language/localization and define media and content. The Settings tree consists of:

    • Templates (cshtml files)
    • Stylesheets (CSS files)
    • Partial views (cshtml files)
    • Scripts (javascript files)
    • Dictionary
    • Languages
    • Media Types
    • Document Types

    Developer

    In the developer section you work with data types, macros, packages, relations and xslt files. The developer tree consists of:

    • Data Types
    • Macros
    • Packages
    • Relation Types
    • XSLT files
    • Partial View Macro Files

    Members

    Manage create and customize members. members.

    Users

    Manage, create and customize backoffice users.

    Forms

    You can install Umbraco Forms directly from the backoffice by clicking the install button. Once installed this section is where you create and manage your forms.

    Help

    When the help section is opened you get a links to video tutorials about the section you're in.

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