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How to change the welcome message on the home page for library users

Customising your Home Page for library users

There are a number of changes you can make to the appearance of your system. This Help Topic will explain how to customise the welcome messages on KnowAll Matrix for your library users.

Setting the welcome message on the OPAC home page

  • Log in as a System Administrator and open your Configuration Dashboard.
  • Select Settings > System Parameters
  • Use the quick search box to search for “welcome”.
  • This will show only the welcome message related style settings.
  • Select the WelcomeHeader item by clicking the pencil icon to the right hand side of the relevant table row. This will open the Edit System Parameter dialogue box.
  • Tip: If you’re not sure which item to select check the comments column for an explanation what each item does. 
  • Edit the text the shown in the Value field. This will change the large text that appears at the top of the web OPAC home screen.
  • Select Save Changes to save your work.
  • The system will take you back to the System Parameters screen. Use the quick search box to search again for “welcome”.
  • Select the WelcomeMessage item by clicking the pencil icon to the right hand side of the relevant table row. This will open the Edit System Parameter dialogue box.
  • Edit the text the shown in the Value field. This will change the smaller text that appears just below the Welcome Header at the top of the Web OPAC home screen.
  • Select Save Changes to save your work.
Updated on February 28, 2019

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