It’s time for us to lift the curtain on some major changes here at Pressbooks! We’ve spent a lot of time over the last month doing some much-needed maintenance across the platform, including theme improvements and changes to the user experience for institutions using single-sign on technology. These past weeks also included important work on
You can easily reorder chapters in PressBooks (just drag and drop in the Text–> Organize view). But we’ve had a few requests to allow users to reorder the Parts they put into PressBooks, which up until now hasn’t been possible.
Our solution isn’t as elegant as the “reorder chapters” feature — no drag and drop — but it should still work.
To reorder your parts:
- Go to the Text–>Organize page
- Choose the Part you want to move, and “Edit”.
- Under “Attributes” enter a number: 1 will be make this the first part, 2 will make it the 2nd part, 4 will make it the 4th part. Etc.
Now when you return to Text–>Organize, you’ll see the part organized as you specified.
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