Deleting content tree files

This topic describes how you can delete single or multiple content tree files.

To delete a content tree file

  1. Open the Pages application.
  2. In the content tree, click on the file that you want to delete.
  3. Click on Delete ().

The system deletes the content tree file. If you ever need to restore the file, refer to the page about restoring deleted pages.

To delete multiple content tree files

Before you delete multiple files from the content tree, you need to list them

Listing content tree files

  1. Open the Pages application.

  2. Click on the page that contains the files that you want to delete.

    A document containing files

  3. Switch to Listing.

  4. In the Page type drop-down list, select File.

  5. (Optional) Use the filter’s File name and Description fields to narrow the files that you want to delete.

    Listing files

  6. Click on Submit. The system lists files based on the criteria you specified in the filter above.

Deleting multiple content tree files

  1. Select the files that you want to delete. To select a file, turn the check box next to the file on. If you want to delete all the listed pages, leave the check boxes off.
  2. In the first drop-down list under the listed pages, choose whether you want to perform the action on Selected pages or All pages (files in the content tree are considered pages too).
  3. In the second drop-down list, choose Delete.
  4. Click OK. The Delete multiple pagesdialog opens.
  5. Specify the deletion options.
  6. Click Yes to confirm.

The system deletes the files that you specified. If you ever need to restore these files, refer to a topic about restoring deleted pages.