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Edit the sidebar

If you are the owner of a site, you can change whether the sidebar appears, where it appears, and what gadgets are included in it.

Getting to the sidebar editor

  • Click the More button near the top-right corner of your browser window.
  • Select Edit site layout.

Sidebar options

Once you are in the “Edit site layout” mode:

  1. Click on Sidebar in the toolbar to enable or disable the sidebar.
  2. If you want to keep your sidebar, you can choose where it will appear by selecting the pencil-shaped edit button on the black "Sidebar" header. You can also change the sidebar width by entering a new width, in pixels, in the edit dialog.

Adding and deleting gadgets in your sidebar

Once you are in “Edit site layout” mode, you can click on the + icon in the header to add items.

Individual gadgets can be removed by hovering over a gadget and clicking x. You can reorder gadgets by dragging them.

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