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Update a content type

Update a content type

Created by Contensis product team, last modified by r.saunders on 12 Feb 2021
  1. Press the Content modelling button in the sidebar. The Content modelling drawer will open revealing a number of options.
  2. Select Content types to open the Content types listing screen.
  3. Press Edit next to the content type you want to edit.
  4. The Content type builder will open.

Update name

To update the name of your content type, simply retype the name in the Details panel of the content type.

Note: This will have no effect on the API Name. The API Name cannot be changed once it has been set and published.

Update description

The content type description provides summary information describing what the content type is used for. It is displayed in the Content type listing screen and during the entry creation process.

You can update the description in the Details panel of the content type. You will need to save and publish any changes for the content type to be updated.