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Contensis CMS

Contensis is a Content Management System (CMS). All of the content within the University of Nottingham website is created and managed using Contensis. 

Before you can use Contensis you must attend a CMS training course.

Frequently asked questions


Please contact your Unit Web Coordinator who should be able to access this information. Otherwise please contact the Web Team via the Staff IT Helpline


Yes, to do this, click on Root and select Sort Alphabetically. If this option isn't shown, then it is already sorted alphabetically. You can at this point change it to Sort by Menu Order.


Not exactly, however we do recommend giving files recognisable names (this helps with Search Engine Optimisation). There are a couple of rules to follow:

  • Do not use spaces in a filename (eg undergrad study.aspx)
  • Do not use full stops (eg undergrad.study.aspx)
  • Do not use any character that isn't a letter, number, dash or underscore (eg % ,*)

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