Drag and Drop Configuration

Drag and Drop configuration file defines the categories and their corresponding components for the drag and drop panel.

To find this configuration xml through studio follow the next instructions:

  1. Click on Console Admin located in the Site Content.
  2. Choose Configuration from the menu.
  3. Select “Preview Components Configuration”.
../_images/dnd-configuration.png

Sample

/cstudio/config/sites/SITENAME/preview-tools/components-config.xml
<config>
       <category>
          <label>General</label>
          <component>
                    <label>Rich Text Section</label>
                    <type>/component/rich-text-section</type>
                    <path>/site/components/page</path>
          </component>
          <component>
                    <label>Rich Text Section 2</label>
                    <type>/component/rich-text-section</type>
                    <path>/site/components/page</path>
          </component>
       </category>
       <category>
          <label>Targeted</label>
          <component>
                    <label>Nearest Office Location</label>
                    <type>/component/closest-store</type>
                    <path>/site/components/page/closest-store</path>
          </component>
          <component>
                    <label>Suggested Services</label>
                    <type>/component/rich-text-section</type>
                    <path>/site/components/page</path>
          </component>
              <component>
                    <label>3 Col Drag and Drop</label>
                    <type>/component/three-col-drag-drop</type>
                    <path>/site/components/page/droptest</path>
          </component>
       </category>
       <browse>
         <label>site components</label>
         <path>/site/components</path>
       </browse>
       <browse>
         <label>specific components</label>
         <path>/site/components/page</path>
       </browse>
    </config>

Description

Category

List of available category tags

Tag
Description
Category
This tag contains each category of the panel. See #1 in the image above.
Label

Each <category> element must contain a <label> element that specifies the
category name. See #2 in the image above.
Component

This tag refers to the component which the user can drag and drop into the
preview page selected. See #3 in the image above.
Label

Each <component> element must contain a <label> element that specifies the
ccomponent name. See #4 in the image above.
Type
Content-Type assigned to create the new component.
Path
Path where the new component will be created.
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Browse

The Browse functionality is useful when the user wants to drag and drop an existing component.

List of available browse tags

Tag
Descriptionn
Browse
This tag contains each browse of the panel. See #1 in the image above.
Label

Each <browse> element must contain a <label> element that specifies the browse
label to display in the panel. See #2 in the image above.
Path

Path where the user will select the component to drag and drop into the preview
page selected.
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