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Content on Your Site:  Filtering, Editing, and Deleting Comments

comments

Users can comment on content items on MediaKron. Organize these comments using the filtering, editing, and deleting functions built into the site.

arrow to see comments

To view the comments under a particular piece of content, click on the small arrow below the item description.  This will expand the box and display comments.

manage project

Comments Workspace

Select Manage Project to work with comments.

content

From the toolbar on the left, select Content.

select comments

Select Comments located under Content on this toolbar.

see current comments

The Comments workspace within MediaKron should now be displayed with the comments currently on the site listed in this space.

filter comments

Filtering Comments

To sort comments, it is possible to filter by Author, Item Title, or Topic. To sort by Author or Item Title, enter the text in the space provided. To filter by Topic, select the topic from the drop-down menu provided.

apply

After filtering criteria, click APPLY.

filter by seinfeld

The content listed should now be filtered by the criteria set. In the example here, the content was filtered by Item Topic, Seinfeld. In the list only items within this topic are now shown.

edit comments

Editing Comments

In order to edit a comment, locate and select the "pencil icon" under the Ops. column.

edit comment

A space to edit the comment will appear. Use the styling functions provided in the horizontal bar above the text box. After editing and before saving the comment, it is possible to Preview. When you are ready to post, click SAVE.

verify save

A message will now appear to verify that the comment was edited and posted.

delete one comment

Deleting One Comment

In order to delete a comment, locate and select the "trashcan icon" under the Ops. column.

confirm delete

To confirm deletion of the comment, select DELETE. To return to the previous screen without deleting anything, click Cancel.

verified delete

A message should appear to verify that the item has been deleted.

delete multiple comments

Deleting Multiple Comments

In order to delete multiple comments at once, check the boxes on the left side of the list.

select all comments

To delete the entire list of comments on this page, check the Comment box at the top of the list. This should highlight every comment in the list on this page. To select all of the comments in this view, click SELECT ALL ROWS IN THIS VIEW.

delete execute

After choosing the desired comments for deletion, select the Delete item option under the Operations toolbar above the comments list. Select EXECUTE thereafter.

confirm delete

To delete these comments, click CONFIRM. Otherwise, click Cancel.

verified delete

A message should appear verifying that the items have been deleted.

If you have any questions, please contact tmkpsupport@bc.edu.

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The grant was received from the Davis Educational Foundation established by Stanton and Elisabeth Davis after Mr. Davis's retirement as chairman of Shaw’s Supermarkets, Inc.

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