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Guide errors

Written by Ben Terris
Product Analyst at MindTouch
This page applies to:MindTouch (current)

This article contains a listing of Guide errors identified by the site structure report and recommended solutions. Why should I fix structure errors?
 

Guide errors


►  Guide under Guide

Bottom level Guide is not visible from the Guide template.

Consider the following two options when addressing this error:

Option 1:  Make Guides siblings Option 2: Change lower level Guide to an article
  1. Move both Guides directly under the lowest level Category.
  1. If the Guide is a parent to other articles, the Guide should be made a Topic. Otherwise it can be made any article type (Topic, How-to or Reference).
  2. Change article type from Guide to Topic, How-to or Reference.
  3. Remove Guide DekiScript from new article.
template('MindTouch/IDF3/Views/Guide');

 
►  Guide under Topic

Guide is not visible from Topic page, nor associated tabs.

Consider the following two options when addressing this error:

Option1:  Change Guide to Topic Option 2:  Change Topic to Guide
  1. Change article type from Guide to Topic.
  2. Remove Guide DekiScript.
template('MindTouch/IDF3/Views/Guide');
  1. Change article type from Topic to Guide.
  2. Move both Guides to become children of lowest level Category.
  3. Add Guide DekiScript to new Guide. To do this:
template('MindTouch/IDF3/Views/Guide');

 
►  Guide under How-To

How-To articles are leaf nodes.  Guides cannot exist under a How-To article.

Consider the following steps to resolve:

  1. Change article type from Guide to Topic.
  2. Move Topic underneath the closest Topic or Guide in its hierarchy.
  3. Remove Guide DekiScript.
template('MindTouch/IDF3/Views/Guide');

 

►  Guide under Reference

Reference articles are leaf nodes.  Guides cannot exist under a Reference article.

Consider the following steps to resolve:

  1. Change article type from Guide to Topic.
  2. Move Topic underneath the closest Topic or Guide in its hierarchy.
  3. Remove Guide DekiScript.
template('MindTouch/IDF3/Views/Guide');

 

►  Guide under Unclassified

Guide is not visible from Unclassified page.

Consider the following steps to resolve:

  1. Change article type from Guide to Topic.
  2. Move Topic underneath the closest Topic or Guide in its hierarchy.
  3. Remove Guide DekiScript.
template('MindTouch/IDF3/Views/Guide');

 

►  Guide under {Custom}

{Custom} articles are leaf nodes.  Guides cannot exist under a {custom} article.

Consider the following steps to resolve:

  1. Change article type from Guide to Topic.
  2. Move Topic underneath the closest Topic or Guide in its hierarchy.
  3. Remove Guide DekiScript.
template('MindTouch/IDF3/Views/Guide');

 

  If you are on MT4, you may have to replace IDF3 in the code above with IDF2.  To confirm whether you are on IDF2,  create a new category page and verify theIDF number.

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