UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Logging In and Retrieving Pages

Attention self-guided training users: Log in from any page in the "Student Training Practice" subsite then follow the next tutorial to create a new page. Return To Training Icon

 

The login link is in the page footer which appears on each page.
Look in the lower left corner for Administrative Login

admin login

Login Screen

Use your W number and associated password.

Selecting the "Open My CommonSpot" checkbox takes you to the "dashboard."

You will land on the same page that you logged in on if left unchecked.

My Commonspot Dashboard

The "My Commonspot Dashboard" will reveal pages to which you have access or are in the process of  working on.

Retrieving an Existing Page

There are three way to access pages.

  1. Click on the yellow subsite folder in the upper left corner to reveal the pages there in.
  2. Menu>Choose Tools> Find. Select the subsite where the page may be and filter by search terms.
  3. Menu>Choose Reports and select the subsite. Scroll through the list of pages. 

(Pages that have been recently worked on may appear listed in the the MyCommonspot dashboard also.)

 

Log in on any page but... 

You may log in on any UWRF web page but you will only be able to edit pages that you have been granted author rights. While remaining logged in you may navigate to a page to which you have access.

Editing an existing page

To edit a page, go to:

View > Work on this Page (All Changes)

If those options are grayed out, you do not have permissions for the page.

View Restricted Page

Contact Us

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