Edit Dynamic Content Blocks Using The Dynamic Content Editor

About this task

In order to edit blocks of dynamic content using the Dynamic Content Editor, you needed to have chosen Insert Re-Editable Dynamic Content when adding dynamic content to the HTML version of an email message. You cannot edit dynamic content blocks using the Dynamic Content Editor in the plaint text version of an email message.

Note: If you want to be able to edit the dynamic content block again using the Dynamic Content Editor, you need to choose Insert Re-Editable Dynamic Content.

To edit a dynamic content block:

Procedure

  1. Click on the edit dynamic content block image Insert Re-editable dynamic content Icon.
    The image will be highlighted and the Insert Dynamic Content button on the WYSIWYG editor will also be highlighted.
  2. Click the Insert Dynamic Content button on the WYSIWYG editor.

    The Dynamic Content Editor will appear.

    Insert Re-editable dynamic content
  3. Make any changes you wish to make.
  4. Click either
    • Insert Raw Dynamic Code: Clicking Insert Raw Dynamic Code will add a dynamic content block to your message that contains raw dynamic code. If you want to make changes to this dynamic content block, you will have to edit the dynamic code directly.
      Tip: For more information on editing dynamic code, see Dynamic Code.
    • Insert Re-Editable Dynamic Content (HTML Version Only): Clicking Insert Re-Editable Dynamic Content will add an image to your email message that acts as a visual representation of a Dynamic Content Block Insert Re-editable dynamic content Icon. If you click on this image and then click the Insert Dynamic Content button on the WYSIWYG editor, the Dynamic Content Editor will open up and you will be able to make changes to the dynamic content block using the Dynamic Content Editor. The image will be replaced with the appropriate content when the email message is actually sent, or when you choose to dynamically preview the email message.