External Link Types

External link element types reference content outside the Ingeniux CMS site.

To set an internal link type for the link element:
  1. Navigate to Site > Site Tree.
  2. Select a checked-out item containing a Link element. Ensure the Edit tab is selected.
  3. In the link element, select External Link from the Link Type drop-down list. The External Link settings display.

    Link Element External Link Type Settings

  4. Optional: Enable or clear the Open in New Window/Tab checkbox.
    Enabling the checkbox inserts a target attribute with a _blank value in the XML upon publish. The DSS requires configuration to determine whether to open the link in a new window or tab.
  5. Enter the desired URL to link.
  6. Optional: Enter a link name in the Link Name field.
    The link name displays as the link text.
  7. Click Save.