Layout manager application allows users to set up their own desirable screen layout for the site. It uses inline editing of each subsite layout through the user-friendly drag and drop interface.
The process is conducted at the front end and depends on the level of security.
Introduction to Layout
Layouts are used to set up the structure of the intranet site. The content is presented on the layout such as quick links, news, company calendar. Users with appropriate security levels can contribute to site content through the Front End of the intranet with the help of layout manager.
When users create a subsite, the structure of rows and columns and the applications that are placed in their respective places, all constitute the layout. And that layout is based on an underlying structure or a framework called Template. Templates are the reusable frameworks which determine the structure of rows and columns for the layout.
Users can see the Layout Manager option in the top toolbar of the subsite, depending upon their security level.
Major functions of the application include: