Get started now: How to Add or manage Article user guide
Articles are part of the Repository Model and are a key feature of Nodinite. There is a specific page for the Knowledgebase Articles topic. Make sure to read and understand the basic concepts before continuing.
In the Article Overview, you will find a sortable list of defined Knowledgebase Articles to manage. A large list of Knowledgebase Articles can swiftly be narrowed down to target by typing characters into the filter text box.
Article Overview with a list of filtered Articles
The available functionality for managing Articles are:
- Add new Article
- Edit existing Article
- Delete Article
- Restore deleted Article
- Filter the list of Articles
- Copy API URL for use in custom Reports
To Edit an existing Article simply click on the link in the Name column or open the menu from the "Actions" button and click on the "Edit" menu item.
Click the 'Edit' menu item to edit an existing Article
To Delete an existing Article open the menu from the "Actions" button and click on the "Delete" menu item.
Click 'Delete' menu item to Delete an existing Article
To Restore a deleted Article you must first check the "Show deleted Articles" checkbox.
When checked deleted Articles will be included in the list*
Then open the menu from the "Actions" button and click on the "Restore" menu item.
Click 'Restore' menu item to Restore a deleted Article
To Export an existing Article open the menu from the "Actions" button and click on the "Export" menu item. This will open the Nodinite generic Export wizard.
Click 'Export' menu item to open the Export Wizard
From the "Copy API URI" modal you get the underlying REST API call that was made against the Web API. Simply click the "Copy API URI" button to open the modal to get the query string.
Nodinite promotes the use of custom Reports
You can create new, edit and delete knowledgebase articles using the Nodinite Web Client.
Simply follow the user guide "Add or manage Article".
In the "Tags" section, simply start typing letters to either find an existing Tag or create a new Tag (item even states it's a new record to be created). A new Tag to be created is indicated with a '*' (star) sign. Click on the Save button to persist changes. You can create as many new Tags as you find fit.
As a Nodinite Administrator, simply click the Action button for the Resource and select Articles
Click on the Articles menu item to create new articles for the selected Resource*
Next, you need to define the scope for your article:
- Share articles with Applications - You can make 1 single article shared between all Resources belonging to one or more Applications
- Share articles with Categories - You can make 1 single article shared between all Resources belonging to one or more Categories
- Associate article with selected Resources - You can make 1 single article shared between selected Resources
Click on the "Add Article" button to associate article and open next modal for editing the Article