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Basic Info

Use the Shortcuts component to provide quick links to access to related content within your section of pages.



  1. Navigate to and open your page.
  2. Add the Shortcuts component.
  3. A new Shortcuts component without content will appear on the page as a placeholder.
  4. To edit the component:
    1. Right-click on the component and select Edit; or
    2. Double-click on the component.
  5. An edit window will appear so you can manage shortcuts and add an optional label text.
  6. In the Default Option Label field insert optional text to display in the drop-down. This field is optional and if left blank will display: Select an Option.
  7. Add Shortcuts:
    1. Click the Add Item + button on the right-hand side of the edit window to add a new shortcut.
    2. In the Label field insert the text that will be displayed in drop-down menu.
    3. In the Insert Link field you can browse to select a CMS page or file in the DAM or copy and paste an external URL.
    4. Repeat this process to add additional shortcuts.
  8. Rearrange Shortcuts:
    1. Click the green up and down arrows to reorder a shortcut.
    2. Remove a shortcut completely by clicking the red minus (-) button.
  9. Click OK.

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Component Tutorial: Shortcuts edit window