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Selecting Rendering Mode

Custom Elements operate in one of two “rendering” modes, as specified by the content contributor:

While in author-mode, clicking the edit icon for a Custom Element will invoke one of the following menus.

or

The first Element menu displays when the Custom Element is a Global Custom Element and the rendering mode is set to display the current Element data. The second Element menu displays if the Custom Element is a local Custom Element and the rendering mode is set to display the current Element data.

Selecting New Data for a Global Custom Element or Data for local Custom Element displays the New Custom Element Data dialog, with Element-specific fields. Selecting Render Mode in either case displays the Select Rendering Mode dialog with options for

Settings for each option affect how the Custom Element content displays to site visitors.

 

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Select Rendering Mode


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