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Changes between Version 5 and Version 6 of News

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01/14/09 20:41:09 (5 years ago)
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travis-w (IP: 172.29.33.1)
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  • News

    v5 v6  
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    1111= Management = 
     12== Removing news items == 
     13=== Front Page News === Project news postings are reviewed daily by !SourceForge.net staff for possible inclusion on the front page of !SourceForge.net. A project administrator may remove their news posting from the front page of !SourceForge.net by editing that news posting. 
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    13 How do I post?  How do I edit existing posts? 
     15To edit a news posting as a project administrator: 
     16 
     17   * Click on the desired news posting within the "Latest News" section of the Project Summary page. 
     18   * Click on the "Admin" link in the "Discussion Forums" section of the page. 
     19   * Click on the desired news posting. 
     20   * Alter the "Subject" or "Details" for the posting. 
     21   * Click on the "SUBMIT" button. 
     22   * Front page data for !SourceForge.net is refreshed on a cycle, not instantaneously. The posting will be removed from listing on the front page of !SourceForge.net within the hour. 
     23 
     24=== Project News ===  
     25Project administrators may remove a project news posting from public view. 
     26 
     27To remove a news posting as a project administrator: 
     28   * Click on the desired news posting within the "Latest News" section of the Project Summary page. 
     29   * Click on the "Admin" link in the "Discussion Forums" section of the page. 
     30   * Click on the desired news posting. 
     31   * Change the "Status" of the news posting to "Deleted" from its default value of "Displayed". 
     32   * Click on the "SUBMIT" button. 
     33   * Project Summary page data may be cached for unauthenticated (not-logged-in) site users. The removal of this news item should take effect within twenty minutes for unauthenticated users, and instantly for authenticated users. 
     34 
     35== Disable Project News == 
     36To disable the Project News feature (and hide all past project news articles): 
     37 
     38   * Click "Admin" link for the project. 
     39   * Click the "Publicity" link. 
     40   * Uncheck the "The following box should be checked to enable Project News" checkbox in the "Enable News?" section. 
     41   * Click "Update" button. 
     42 
    1443 
    1544= Display =