The CONTENT tab appears only for widgets that contain content or media. You may add content/media/ticker. For example, when editing a HTML5 Text Ticker, you have the option to Add Ticker, and in a Media Zone widget you have the option to add media, but the Clock widget does not have a CONTENT tab.

Add Media

  1. Click the CONTENT tab, and click the Add button.

  2. In the Add Content window, select the desired content from the folder(s) available in your library. Click Apply once done.

  3. To edit the content properties, please refer to the Configure content properties article.

Setting Media Order

Once content has been added, you can select the order of appearance for each content displayed on the widget.

  1. Change the number in the Order column for each content you wish to change the order for, or arrange the content by dragging and dropping it.

  2. You may also check or uncheck the content to show or hide the content respectively. Click Apply once done.

Remove and Replace Content

  1. To remove content, click the Remove link on the desired content. Click OK to confirm.

  2. To replace content, click the Replace link on the desired content, and select a new content from the Add Content window to overwrite the existing media. The content order is preserved.


  1. The ACTIONS tab allows you to configure event actions for your widgets. Please refer to the Create Event Actions (Scripts) in a Widget article for detailed instructions.


The individual properties are laid out in the form of a table, with the property name under the Key column and it’s corresponding value under the Value column in the PROPERTIES tab. The top left-hand corner of the layout displays the total number of properties that are assigned to this widget.

Adding Widget Property

  1. In the PROPERTIES tab, click the Edit button.

  2. The following additional buttons are displayed, Add New Property and Finish. Click the Add New Property button.

  3. Enter in the desired property key and its associated value, and click OK to save.

  4. You may continue to add additional properties, or click the Finish button once done.

  5. To edit the widget property, click the property Key or Value* you wish to edit. Click **OK, and Finish to save settings.

  6. To delete a widget property, select the desired property, and click the Delete link


The PERMISSIONS tab allows you to change permissions for some user roles that have access to your widget. Just select the options to allow or deny users access to manage your widget or the content in your widget.

With the new Channel permissions update in Appspace 8.0 ac.29, please ensure that the user has been assigned with the Author use role, before assigning the permissions for the user.

However, permissions are set at the advanced channel level. Please refer to the Advanced Channel Content Permissions & Content Approval article.