List of all available menu options in DotNetNuke (DNN) 9

By | February 18, 2019 | 0 Comment
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DNN 9 admin panel is a drastic change from previous version. I personally find it difficult to remember various options and where to navigate to. Here is a quick list of navigation to quickly find the option

Content

  • Page
    • Details tab
      • Change page name, title, description, keywords, hierarchy
      • Redirect page to external URL
    • Permissions tab
      • Modify page permission for a given role/user
    • Advanced tab
      • Modules tab
        • Not working as expected?
      • Appearance
        • Set page theme, layout and container
        • Add custom css file for a given page
      • SEO
        • Manage multiple url alias for a page
        • Add custom header Meta tags for current page. If you want to add custom header meta tag for all the pages, go to Settings > Site Settings > Site Behavior > Default Pages
        • Set Sitemap priority
      • More
        • Disable page
        • Output cache
  • Recycle Bin (self descriptive)
    • Pages tab
    • Modules tab
    • Users tab

Manage

  • Users
    • Add User – Button at the top
    • Search Users – search box within top area
    • User Settings
      • Manage username, display name, email, change password, password reset and user read only details
    • Roles
      • Manage user roles
    • Profile
      • User profile details
    • Three Dots (aka more options)
      • View profile, change password, password reset
  • Roles
    • Create New Role – button at the top
    • Manage roles
  • Site Assets
    • File management for selected portal
  • Global Assets
    • File management for ??
  • Themes
    • Install new theme – button at the top to install a new theme/skin
    • Top portion shows the current theme’s options, default layout and container
    • Bottom portion shows all the themes that can be selected for a portal
  • Sites
    • Add New Site – button at the top to create a new portal/site
    • Gives overview about the sites available on this instance
  • Admin Logs
    • Admin Logs – color coded admin logs
    • Log Settings – Enable/Disable individual log type

Settings

  • Site Settings
    • If you want to change the site settings for a different portal, select the portal from the dropdown given at the top left corner.
    • Site Info tab
      • Manage site title, description, keyword, timezone, copyright, logo, favicon
    • Site Behavior tab
      • Default Pages
        • Set splash page, home page, search result, login, 4040, 500, login, profile and registration page.
        • Set custom header meta tag for all pages
      • Messaging
        • Settings for user community
      • User Profiles
        • User profile related settings
      • Site Aliases
        • Manage Site Alias. You may also set a theme for a given alias
      • More
        • Html Editor Manager to personalize HTML editor settings
        • Check for software upgrades and participate in DNN improvement program settings
    • Languages tab
      • Set language for a portal
    • Search tab
      • Basic Settings
        • Search settings for minimum and maximum word length, search priority for search result
        • Search index related data.
        • Compact index, reindex content and reindex host content
      • Synonyms
        • Manage synonyms
      • Ignore Words
        • Ignore search words
  • Security
    • Login Settings Tab
      • Basic Login Settings
        • Set authentication provider, primary admin, page to redirect after login/logout
        • Captcha for login and retrieving password
      • Login IP Filters
        • Allow/Deny logins by IP addresses
    • Member Accounts Tab
      • Member Management
        • Reset link timeout, Enable Password history, Password strength checking, password expiry
      • Registration Settings
        • User registration related all the settings and various validation settings
    • Security Analyzer
      • Audit Checks
      • Scanner Checks
      • Superuser Activity
    • Security Bulletins
    • More
      • SSL Settings
        • Enable SSL and set SSL URL
      • More Security Settings
        • Copyright credits, show critical errors on screen, debug mode, remember me, auto unlock account, max file upload size, allowed file extensions
  • SEO
    • Url Management tab
      • General Settings
        • Friendly URL settings
      • Extension Url Providers
      • Expressions
        • Regular expressions used for friendly urls
      • Test Url
        • Test your own Url to see how friendly url behaves
  • Vocabularies
    • Create New Vocabulary – button at the top
    • Application and website level vocabularies
  • Connectors
    • ??
  • Extensions
    • Create New Module, Create New Extension, Install Extension – button at the top
    • Installed Extensions
      • Select Modules, Authentication Systems, Connectors, Containers, Core Language Packs, Extension Language Packs, Javascript Libraries, Libraries, Persona Bar, Providers, Themes, Skin Objects and Widgets from the dropdown list in order show those types of extensions
    • Available Extensions
      • Select the type of extension in order to install it
  • Servers
    • Restart Application, Clear Cache – buttons at the top
    • System Info
      • Application
        • Read-only view of providers and settings from web.config
      • Web
        • Read-only view of OS, Server, IIS, .Net version
      • Database
        • Read-only view of database engine, backup history and database file names
    • Server Settings
      • SMTP Server
        • SMTP Server and port, SMTP SSL settings
      • Performance
        • Page, Module and page output caching and its settings
        • Client resource management (javascript and css minification, composite files)
      • Logs
        • View daily log file
    • Import/Export
      • ??
    • Scheduler
      • Manage Scheduler Mode (Timer/Request) and various jobs
    • Custom CSS
      • Modify portal.css for each portal
    • SQL Console
      • Run arbitrary SQL script against database
    • Config Manager
      • Modify various config files
    • Prompt
      • Command level interface for DNN
    • About
      • Evoq license details

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Vishal Monpara is a full stack Solution Developer/Architect with 13 years of experience primarily using Microsoft stack. He is currently working in Retail industry and moving 1's and 0's from geographically dispersed hard disks to geographically dispersed user leveraging geographically dispersed team members.