This Index Block, which is usually referred to as a
calling page or
current page Block, is one of the most used Blocks in Cascade CMS.
To create the Index Block
Create a new Block using the Add Content menu
Fill in a system name (e.g.
Block Typeselect Index Block
Index Typefield choose Folder Index
Depth of Indexfield type 0
Indexed Asset Typesfield check Pages
Rendering Behaviorfield select Render normally, starting at the indexed folder
Page XMLfield select Render page XML inline
Indexed Asset Contentfield check Regular Content and User Metadata
Other Indexed Infofield check Append Calling Page Data
More information about the options listed above can be found here.
To preview the Index Block
Because this type of Index Block requires a context page to render, previewing the Index Block will show:
To preview the generated XML structure, you can to use the Preview Format options when creating/editing a Format:
Select Block for asset type
Choose your newly created Index Block
Choose your desired context page