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Information block types

In this section

  • Filter
  • Context bar
  • List of information block types
  • This form (Content -> Information blocks -> Information block types) is used to manage types of information blocks.


    The filter is used to define one or more parameters to select types to be displayed in the list.

    Field Description
    Name Searches for information block types by the name.
    ID The ID of a required information block type.

    Click Set filter to activate the filter. To display all information, click Cancel.

    Context bar

    Button Description
    Add new type Switches to a form where you can create a new information block type.
    Excel Exports data from the table to the MS Excel format.

    List of information block types

    Field Description
    Checkbox column Used to select information block types to which the desired actions are to be applied. Available rules and actions can be found in the action bar below the table.
    Action menu
    Clicking the action button of any information block type opens a menu:
    • Information blocks - opens a list of information blocks of this type;
    • Edit - opens the information block type for editing;
    • Delete - deletes the information block type.
    ID The information block type ID. Used by developers to select elements of information blocks of this type from the database.
    Name The name of the information block type.
    Sorting The sort weight defining the position of information blocks of this type in lists.
    Contains sections Indicates whether the information blocks of this type have a hierarchical structure or not. Hierarchical blocks can be divided in sections and subsections. Structuring can be used to union products in logical groups, classify plants by genus, species etc.
    RSS export Indicates whether the contents of information blocks of this type is allowed to be exported to an RSS file.