Files & Images - NIU - Cascade Server

Creating & Editing Content

Files & Images

Files include items like images and Word documents, and can be identified with the file icon (file icon). The maximum upload size for a file is 30 MB.

To Create a New File/Image

  1. Using the Menu Bar, click NEW  > DEFAULTFILE
  2. Skip the SYSTEM NAME field

TIP!  Skipping the System Name keeps the original filename of your image or document (the one saved to your computer), which prevents broken images and other glitches

  1. Select a PARENT FOLDER (i.e. the desired location of the folder you are creating) by clicking the folder icon (folder icon) and selecting a Parent Folder. Click CONFIRM to record your selection
  2. Skip the FILE CONTENTS field
  3. Click BROWSE or CHOOSE FILE (depending on your web browser). Browse to the image or document’s location on your computer, select it and click OPEN. If your file is an image, Cascade Server will automatically open the Image Editor
  4. Click SUBMIT to save the file to Cascade Server

To Edit an Existing File/Image

  1. In the Folder Directory, click on either the file’s name or the file icon (file icon) next to it
  2. Click the EDIT tab
  3. If the file is an image, use the Image Editor as necessary
  4. If you would like to replace the file, click BROWSE or CHOOSE FILE (depending on your web browser). Browse to the new image or document on your computer, select it and click OPEN.
  5. Click SUBMIT to record changes