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DITA CMS Documentation 4.5
DITA CMS User Guide for oXygen
/ Working with objects
Working with objects
This set of topics describes the functions common to all DITA CMS objects.
Lock a map, topic, image, or resource
Before you can modify a map, topic, image, or resource, you must lock it.
Release a locked map, topic, or image
command saves your latest modifications to the server and frees the file so other users can edit it.
Clone a map, topic, or image
command creates maps, topics, and images from existing ones.
Display document object properties
Every document object in the repository has a set of properties that describe and identify it uniquely.
Change the status of an object
This procedure describes how to update the status of a document object in the document cycle.
Delete a document object
command removes objects from the active area of the repository.
Restore a document object
command lets you recover files that you may have inadvertently deleted.
Synchronize configuration files
You can easily update your DITA CMS configuration with the most recent configuration settings on the server.
About the Information view
The DITA CMS offers a view that provides information about an object selected in any DITA CMS view (such as the Search Results and DITA Map views).
Working with object revisions
File revisions are managed by the system.
Copy document reference
This procedure lets you quickly copy a document's file name.
This procedure lets you copy a document's root ID.
Copy full path
This procedure lets you copy a document's file name and absolute path within the TEXTML repository.
Copy the element ID
Copy Element ID
feature allows you to copy the ID of an element from a topic in the
The Generate Output command creates document deliverables in different formats.