Information Services Division


Silva CMS: links builder or set of links

Links builder allows you to make a list or set of links.

This guide is aimed at...

  • Staff
  • IT Administrators

Before you start...

You will need to have Chief Editor, Editor or Author access in Silva;
You will need to have attended Silva training.

  1. Avoid using Internet Explorer when editing;
  2. Log on to the relevant website by adding /edit at the end of the web address or clicking on the small cross at the bottom of the page.


You may want to add a list of links relevant to a particular subject, page or other.

  1. Go to the page where you want to add these links;
  2. Place your cursor where you want the links to appear;
  3. Click on add external source;
  4. Find Misc:add related links;
  5. Click on add external source;
  6. Type in the Link Text e.g. Petrie Museum;
  7. Paste in the relevant link;
  8. Continue where appropriate;
  9. When finished adding links, click on add external source;

Search Engines recommend not to open links in new windows.

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Help & Support

For further help and assistance you will need to contact silva-support@ucl.ac.uk


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