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In Sakai 2.6, how do I edit a wizard?

The Wizards tool allows you to edit wizards in the following ways:

  • Change the name and other attributes of the wizard
  • Change the order of pages in a category (hierarchical wizards only)
  • Change the order of categories in the wizard
  • Change content of wizard pages and categories
  • Move pages to another category
  • Delete individual pages and categories

To make any of these changes, in the Wizards tool:

  1. If the Wizards home page is not displayed, click the reset button ( 
    The reset button looks like two blue arrows
     ).

  2. Find the wizard you want to change and click Edit beneath its name.

  3. Referring to steps 5-7 of "Creating the wizard" in Building a wizard, change entries as appropriate.

  4. Click Continue.

  5. Referring to the "Adding wizard support" section of Building a wizard, change entries as appropriate. Click Continue. The following screen varies depending on whether you are revising a sequential or hierarchical wizard. Note that categories and pages are identified by different icons:

    • A down-facing triangle denotes a category that contains pages.
    • A right-facing triangle denotes a category that contains no pages.
    • A circle denotes a page.

  6. To make other types of changes, choose one or more of the following:


  7. To exit the screen, click Finish, Back, or Cancel.

Changing a category

To change a category in a hierarchical wizard:

  1. On the Add Wizard, Step 3 screen, find the category you want to change. Below its name, click Revise.

  2. Referring to steps 2-5 of the "Adding categories" subsection of Building a wizard, make changes as needed.

Changing a page

To change a page in a wizard:

  1. On the Add Wizard, Step 3 screen, below the name of the page you want to change, click Revise.

  2. Referring to the "Creating the wizard" (starting with step 5) and "Adding wizard support" sections of Building a wizard, make changes as needed.

  3. To select forms for participants to complete, select a form from the Forms drop-down list and click Add. Repeat this step to select the other forms you need.

  4. After entering information, attaching forms and files, and identifying evaluators as needed, click Save Changes.

Deleting a category or page

You can delete categories or pages only from wizards which remain unpublished or are in preview mode. To delete a category or a page:

  1. On the Add Wizard, Step 3 screen, find the category or page you want to delete. Be sure you have chosen the correct category or page.

  2. Below the name of the category or page, click Delete. Your selection will be deleted immediately without a prompt for confirmation.

Changing the order of categories or pages

To change the order of pages in a category or a sequential wizard, or to change the order of categories, click the up or down arrows.

Moving a page or category to another level or category

In a hierarchical wizard, you can move pages from one category to another. You can also move categories to make them subcategories, or move subcategories to make them parent categories.

To move a page or category:

  1. On the Add Wizard, Step 3 screen, find the category or page you want to move and click Move. The next screen displays the possible destinations for the selected category or page.

  2. Find the category you want to move the category or page into, and then click Move Category Here.
Last modified on October 21, 2011.