RSS Feed
Knowledgebase : Evolve-Amiro Manual (CMS)

Using the Evolve-Amiro CMS, one can easily add or modify background images of table cells.Click inside of the cell that you wish to add a background image to and then click the Insert/Edit Background button .This will popup the Background image properti...
For all web addresses, links, url refrences, and such, use all lowercase, and do not use spaces. Make sure that every child page has a link to it's parent page. Make sure that every page that you want browsers to view is accessible in two or less clic...
There are basic fonts the every web browser can read. Those font's are: Arial, Courier New, Georgia, Tahoma, Times New Roman, Verdana, and Impact. The other fonts might not show up depending on the browers used by viewers. Make sure your s...
Using the Evolve-Amiro CMS, you can create tables of varying complexity.To create a standard table, click the Insert/Edit Table button .  This will expand to a virtual grid of boxes which allow you to select the table size by clicking on the box that co...
For a video tutorial to create a hyperlink in your CMS site, please follow the steps in this tutorial:http://evolve-systems.com/training/Linking/Linking_viewlet_swf.htmlUsing the Evolve-Amiro CMS you can turn text or images into a link and easily manage...
Within the Evolve-Amiro CMS, you can create pre made blocks of text or content that can easily be inserted in many different places by using the pattern button .  This is useful for inserting commonly repeated patterns, such as a logo plus the company m...
Editting table layouts is an advanced subject.  This article assumes that the reader knows both HTML and CSS.  If you do not feel comfortable with both those languages, do not edit your layout.Layouts of pages are editted in the 'Page layouts' module.Co...
The Evolve-Amiro CMS allows you to easily change various options for several pages simultaneously.To choose the group operations mode, click on the group operations button  on the site map toolbar on the left-hand screen.  This will change your CMS wind...
When copying text or content from other websites or applications into the Evolve-Amiro CMS, one should take the following into considerations:When copying content from applications, pictures are not correctly copied in.  To move images from within the d...
CPanel has recently been phased out, and web statistics have been moved over to the CMS.The get to it, log into your CMS, and click on the 'Hosting, Statistics' module in the service section.This will bring you to the Hosting, Statistics page.  To view ...
How do I add a video to my site? If you are wanting to add a video to your site we have a video server, Evolve Cast [1] where you can upload your video file. If you are interested in utilizing this option please contact your Sales Representative abo...
How do I add Google Analytics to my site?To add Google Analytics to your site you will first need to register with Google Analytics. Once you have completed registering with Google you will  be provided a snippet of code. You will want to copy that code a...
If you have a file that is to large to be uploaded into the filing cabinent. It is recommened that you FTP (File Transfer Protocol) the file. There are many free FTP clients out there on the internet. After you download the program follow the instructio...
When working on a page in your Amiro CMS site. To create a image linking to another page is very simple. First in the visual editor,  you will decide on where you want the image placed. Insert the image using the 'insert image' icon. After the image has...
Do you have a file that is too big to upload to your Amiro.CMS File Cabinet? Well, you can still get them into your file cabinet, it's only a couple extra steps. 1.) Open your favorite FTP (I like to use Filezilla Client, this can be found at http://filez...
Copying and pasting images can be a tricky task, due to the way images are identified.There are three scenarios to consider:Copying an image from another webpage into the CMS.Copying an image from inside the CMS to another location within the CMS.Copyin...
The following format will get you to the admin login page for your amiro site. www.mydomain.com/_admin/ Next just enter your username and password to start editing your amiro site.
To make a Backup from a Local Archive: Follow all steps above to create a local archive Above the Make an archive interface is a list of created archives. Find the archive you just created. Click on the file name of the archive you ju...
Managing Images - Preparing Your Pictures for the Web 1. Determine Type of Image The two most common image formats on the web are GIFs & JPEGs. GIFsWork best with simple images such as graphics or logos with solid areas of color and sharp-edged line a...
If you use Google Analytics, they will ask you to insert a block of code into your site, before the closing '</body>' tag.To do this, just switch to HTML mode in the Site Manager of the pages you wish to add the block of code to, and add the code ...
Using the Evolve-Amiro CMS, you can easily insert an image or flash animation anywhere within the page. Just move the cursor anywhere within the text or a table, and click the insert/edit image button .  An image properties window will pop up.  You can ...
A FavIcon is a 16px by 16px image that is used as an icon for a page in 'Favorites' and in the title bar of the browser.A FavIcon needs to be in .ico format.  A good tool for making FavIcons is at http://tools.dynamicdrive.com/favicon.  This webtool wil...
Within the Amiro-Evolve CMS, you can easily change navigation options to and from pages within your site.To access the navigation options, click on the Navigation tab at the top of the visual editor.There are several options available at this point, sum...
01/21/09 Version 5.2.3New Features Visual Editor: Added the buttons to insert the contents of the clipboard with the persistence of partial or full formatting. FireFox, Safari, Chrome. Added the ability to search / replace for visual editor for the br...
Within the Evolve-Amiro CMS visual editor, you can use the options tab to change keywords, page descriptions, and page titleInherit title - If this is checked, the page title in the browser (blue bar at the top of the window) will include the title of i...
The page layout dropdown allows you to select various page layouts that have been created already.  A page layout defines the position, size, and orientation of the body to the header, sidebars, and footers of the webpage.  These can be created and modi...
In the event that there are too many pages shelled and created within the CMS, you can use the search bar to find a specific one without having to page through the site to find it.  The search bar is located below the site map on the left hand side of t...
First, goto https://www.google.com/accounts/. There, you will need to sign in with an already existing gmail account, an already registered google account, or register for a new google account with any email address not currently linked to a google accou...
Using the Evolve-Amiro visual editor, you can add and edit dynamic content with relative ease.You can identify dynamic content by the presence of a 'specblock', such as these:   These blocks represent information that is dynamic in nature, that is, it c...
The start page is the first page you see when you log into the Evolve-Amiro CMS.  From here, you can go into any module installed in your system.  You can return to the start page at any time by clicking the 'start page' link at the top, to the right of...
To view the visual editor in a fullscreen and hide the rest of the CMS, click the fullscreen button .  This will change the fullscreen button's appearance to resemble two windows.  To return to the normal CMS view, just click that button again.
With the Evolve-Amiro CMS editor, you can easily find and replace text much like Word.First, click on the Find and Replace button .  This will open up a drop down window that gives you more options.Put the text you wish to find in the Find input box.If ...
To view the HTML code for any part of a page that can be viewed in the visual editor, simply click the HTML button .  To return to the normal editor, just click the HTML button again.If there is a specific part of the content that you would like to view...
One of the internet's greatest achievements is the ease in which one can transfer and adopt information for further use. To this end, we see commonly the use of various different scripts. Some examples are Google maps (http://maps.google.com), YouTu...
The Amiro CMS system uses a program called AWStats to display monthly reports that include unique visitors, hits, most popular pages, most common keywords, etc. Login to CMS Click Service Click Hosting/Statistics Click Web Statistics  
Help Desk Software by Kayako www.evolvehelpdesk.com/index.php?