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Editing a topic

Edit an existing discussion topic to modify or add to the content.
Only a Site Manager, a Site Collaborator, and the user who created the topic can edit it.
  1. In the Discussions feature click Edit to the right of the topic you want to edit.

    Note: Consider viewing the topic first to ensure it is the one you want to edit. You can then select Edit on the topic page.

    The Edit Topic page appears displaying the selected topic.

  2. Make the required changes to the topic title and content.

    Use the features provided to format the text; insert bulleted and numbered lists; change the font color; and insert or edit links, anchors, and images. To assist with editing, use the undo, redo, and remove formatting features as needed. Additional features are also provided; position the cursor over an icon to display its function.

    Click and drag the bottom right corner to resize the text editor.

  3. Edit the tags for this topic as necessary.

    You can add and remove existing tags, or create new tags.

  4. Click Save.

    The updated topic appears as users will see it. The text (Updated) appears after the title.

  5. Click Discussions Topic List to return to the main view.