Changing Existing Assets

To change an existing asset, follow these steps.

  1. Click the (gear) icon to open the Administration menu, and select Static Assets.

    Choosing Static Assets from the Administration menu
  2. In the Manage Images, CSS, and JS Assets interface, click the (edit/pencil) icon that corresponds to the asset.

    Edit an asset
  3. The Asset information interface appears. It contains the information about the asset.

    static asset in Edit mode
  4. In the Asset interface, you can perform the following actions:

    • Change the Name of the asset.
    • Change the Description of the asset.
    • Click URL to view the asset. This is equivalent to the linked ID on the Manage Images, CSS, and JS Assets interface. Also, note the navigation path to the asset; in our case, it is:

      In general, the link has the following form:


      Where ID is the ID of the asset as it appears on the interface, and file_extension is one of the supported file formats: png, jpg, css, or js.

    • To substitute the file by a newer version, click Change File and use the file system to select and upload a replacement.
    • Click Save after making changes.
    static asset changed, about to save