Introduction

Welcome to the School Website Update Guide

This guide will show you step by step how to update your school website.

This school website is brought to you by the "Cyber Lowata Piyapath" project implemented by Webcoms Global institute. The project is being implemented under the auspices of the LK Domain Registry and in collaboration with the Schoolnet Branch of the Ministry of Education.

CMS Flatform : Joomla 3
Template : WC-MshanEdu 1.2
Developed By : Webcomms Global (Pvt) Ltd

Update Guide Created : 01/06/2022
By : Webcomms Global Training Unit


Contact for website update and technical support:

076 887 1560 (WhatsApp)

Web: cyberlowatapiyapath.lk

Email: info.webcomms@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

Login to the Backend

To create and edit a website, you should first log in to the Joomla Backend

Enter the schools "domain name/administrator" on the address bar of the web browser you are  using and go to the admin login page. 

Example:

Kanduratamv.sch.lk/administrator

There you can log in to the Joomla backend by entering the administrator username and password provided to your school.

Now you turn to the control panel which you have already started in the joomla. Here we can see the “joomla main menu bar” on the top of the page. You can create a website as you want from the various commands include in the menu items such as "System", "Users", "Menus", "Content", "Components", "Extensions", "Help"   which have consisted in the "Joomla main menu bar". 

 

School Logo

 

 

In the administrator interface, click on Extensions > Templates > Styles

 

Click on “mshanedu - Default”

 

 

  • Click on “Advanced Setting“Tab

  • Click the “Select” button in front of the logo to open your new logo

  • “Save & Close”

 

To view the preview, click on the "Site Name" on the right side of the menu bars shown below.

 

   Logo image size

  •  Height 116 pixel,
  • Width 110 pixel.
  •  Image type PNG

 

School Name

  • In the administrator interface, click on Extensions > Templates > Styles

  • Click on “mshanedu - Default”

  • Click on “Advanced Setting “Tab

  • Enter the name of your school in the "Title"text box and the name of your educational zone in the "Description"text box

  • “Save & Close”