The system menu appears when you click on the red Sitecore button in the upper left corner of the content editor. To close Sitecore you would click on this button end then the exit link .
On top of the content editor is the ribbon. The ribbon helps you quickly find commands that you need to complete a task. Command buttons are organized in logical groups called chunks,the chunks are collected in strips under tabs.
When the content editor panel opens, you will see a list of files in the left-hand column. This is called the Content Tree, and it contains all the content on the website.
The content tree is a hierarchical list of nested folders and files. Its structure mirrors the navigation structure of the live website.
Explore the Content Tree's structure by clicking around.
- Expand the tree by clicking on the + beside each folder.
- Collapse the tree by clicking on the - beside each folder.
Individual web pages can be found by expanding the nested folders in the tree. Follow the url of the page.
For example, the Ministry of Advanced Education,
Quick Action Bar
The Quick Action Bar runs down the side of the content tree on the left. You can display useful information about the items in the content tree. For example, you can display which items are locked.
To the left of the items in the content tree and the faint grey bar, right click in this area, you can chose which information you want shown here. If any icons appear next to an item, hovering over the icon will make the tooltip appear.
The content area is where you can edit an item. When you click an item in the content tree, the content area appears to the right of the content tree. This section is used to edit any of the item's field values.