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How-to errors

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

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

How-to errors


►  How-To underneath Category
How-To is not visible from Category page.

To resolve, move How-to article to under a Guide.
 
►  How-To underneath How-To

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

Consider the following two options when addressing this error:

Option 1:  Change top level How-to article to Topic Option 2:  Move bottom level How-to article under a Topic or Guide
  1. Change article type from How-to to Topic.
 

 
►  How-To underneath Reference

Reference articles are leaf nodes.  How-Tos cannot exist under a Reference article.

Consider the following two options when addressing this error:

Option 1:  Change Reference article to Topic Option 2:  Move How-to article underneath a Topic or Guide
  1. Change article type from Reference to Topic.
 

 
►  How-To under Unclassified

Consider the following two options when addressing this error:

Option 1:  Change Unclassified article to Topic Option 2:  Move How-to article underneath a Topic or Guide
  1. Change article type from (not set) to Topic.
 

 
►  How-To underneath {Custom}
{Custom} articles are leaf nodes.  How-Tos cannot exist under a {custom} article.

To resolve, move How-to article underneath a Topic or 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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