How does the Text module work and what is it used for?

The Text module is a rich-text editor. It is the most versatile module Javelin offers. With it you can create almost anything from text to lists to tables to images and media to HTML code, if you know how.

What should I know about the text module before I start?

The text module is a rich text editor, so please view its tutorials on use.

How do I add a Text module?

Step 1: Log into Javelin.

Step 2: Choose which web page and region you want to add the module to, then click the black "Add" button above this region.

Click the black Add button to add modules to a region.

Step 3: The Add Module popup will appear. Choose that you would like to insert a "Text" module.

Select Text from the Add Module popup.

Step 4: The module will appear on the page with filler content. This content is not visible to users or while in View mode.

How do I delete a Text module?

Step 1: Hover over the arrow next to "Edit."

Step 2: Select "Delete."

Step 3: Select "OK" from the prompt.

Related Tutorials

Restoring Deleted Modules

How do I move a Text module?

Click & drag the module from the four-pointed arrow on its admin bar to move the module between regions or other modules on the page.

How do I edit content?

Click the "Edit" button from the module's admin bar and start typing! See the tutorials on the rich text editor for more.

How do I use the buttons at the top of the editor?

See the page on the Rich-text Editor for details on each function.

How do I create a paragraph? How to I create a line break?

To create a paragraph

When you reach the end of your current paragraph, press ENTER. Continue typing, and the new text will appear as a new paragraph.

To create a line break

When you reach the end of the desired line, press SHIFT+ENTER. Continue typing, and the new text will appear on a new line, but without the extra space like a paragraph.