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Navigate to the Section Manager. To add a new Section, press the New icon in the toolbar. To edit an existing Section, click on the Section title or click the Section's checkbox and then click on the Edit icon in the toolbar.
There is where you can add a new Section or edit an existing Section. Sections in Joomla! are used to organize Articles. Sections are the top-level of organization, and each Section contains one or more Categories. Sections and Categories allow you to display related Articles together on a page and to filter Articles in the Article Manager. All Articles are assigned either to a Section you create or to the special Section called 'Uncategorized'.
You will see different fields where you can fill in or edit information of the section. These are:
Title: Fill in the title of the section. This field is required.
Alias: This name is a shortened title of the section, used when using SEF.
Published: Select Yes when you want the section to be published, and No when you do not want the section to be published.
Order: The order of the section in the Section Manager. When making a new item, the section will have the default setting of the last place. The order can be changed after the section is saved.
Access level: The access level of this section. Choose between Public (everyone can see it), Registered (all logged-in users can see it) or Special (every one with a higher group then 'Registered' can see it).
Image: Select the image of the section. The images you can choose from are the images from the folder /images/stories.
Image position: Select the position of the image. You can choose between left, center and right.
Description: Enter here the description of the section. The editor shown depends on the settings of the specific editor of the user and the editor set in the Global Configuration and the individual user's editor setting.
At the top right you will see the toolbar:
The functions are: