Insert Options

Insert Options

Insert Options

  • Defines which template types and insert rules Sitecore should use when populating the Insert menu when a specific item is selected
  • Displays a list of templates that can be used to create new items in the Content Tree
  • Defined by developers for content authors and other business users
  • Generally assigned to Standard Values of template so it applies to all items based on that template

Insert Options Purpose

  • To enforce the topology of the Content Tree by restricting the types of items users can create in the different parts of the tree
  • Makes it easier for authors to add valid items at the correct location in the Content Tree
  • Prevents authors from adding inappropriate items to a Content Tree node

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