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ShortPoint Generator: Update Multiple Pages from a Single Source

We understand that editing Design elements one by one can be a time-consuming task. So, we made customizing elements easier for you through ShortPoint Generator. 


This article will walk you through how to update multiple ShortPoint pages using only the power of ShortPoint Generator.


TABLE OF CONTENTS


Before we begin


Step-by-step Tutorial


Step 1: Create a ShortPoint element using ShortPoint Generator and add it to your page


Create your custom element using ShortPoint Generator and add it to your pages using Page Builder.


Note: If you haven't accomplished this step yet, you can checkout the following articles: (a) Part 1: Creating Generated Content and (b) Part 2: Using Generated Content on Pages.


For the purpose of this guide, we have created and added this ShortPoint element to our pages.


Sample design element



Step 2: Edit your element


Once you have added your custom Shortpoint element to different pages, you can edit it using ShortPoint Generator.


To edit, open Generator.


Shortpoint Generator


From the list of elements, find the name of your custom element and click Edit.


List of custom elements

You can now start editing. Simply click the gear icon beside the web part you want to edit. 


gear icon


For the purpose of this guide, we will change the images on our slideshow.


editing element


Once you are done with your edits, click Update.


Update button


Then, click Save changes.


SaveChanges button



Step 3: Go back to your page


Now that you've applied your changes, go back to the pages where you have added your custom ShortPoint element and click Refresh / Reload


Reload page


Note: The same editing process applies to custom footers. All the changes you've made using ShortPoint Generator will be applied to all the sites you have added your custom footer to.

Congratulations! You have successfully updated your pages using ShortPoint Generator. Try this awesome feature and save time editing your pages.


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