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"Change Layout" option without having to add the Highlights app

I tested this on Connections 6.0 environment and community owners are able to see the "Change Layout" option without having to add the Highlights app.
This behavior changed in version 7.0 but our users are
still using the old Overview page as community start page and don't like to have the Highlights always added on all their communities.

So I request that a community owner should see the "Change Layout" option under Community Actions, regardless if the Highlights widget has been added to community.

  • Guest
  • Jun 3 2021
  • Needs Clarification
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  • Guest commented
    21 Jul, 2021 08:05am

    yeah this sounds like a bug for me. we would also appreciate this.

  • Guest commented
    20 Jul, 2021 04:59pm

    Our customer doesn't want to use highlights and needs this.

  • Guest commented
    11 Jun, 2021 07:08am

    Please understand the request as we don't want Highlights always exist and be included in all of our communities.

  • Admin
    Rene Schimmer commented
    9 Jun, 2021 07:49pm

    In order to show the "Change Layout" option in the Edit Community menu when Highlights has been added, a user should set the default landing page to any page other than Highlights. Then the Change Layout option appears again.