You can easily publish Microsoft Word documents to your website using an import feature built into the content management system (CMS). It will auto-convert the document's content into HTML and store in pages within the CMS. This provides an efficient way to upload long documents or multiple webpages of content. Items like tables, images, heading levels, and links are kept intact, while fonts and visual styles are transformed to the relevant visual styles of your website.
Note: if you simply want to copy and paste content from a Microsoft Word document (rather than import the entire document) see the documentation on formatting content (external link)
Whether the document converter options will appear on your website it depends on how it has been set up. For this manual we will assume the conversion has been enabled globally.
First of all it is important to know that the import process will replace the content of the page your are importing to, and it may also remove and replace all its children pages. It will still be possible to get the content back from the version history of the CMS, but it's good to keep that in mind.
To import a document, visit any page of your website inside the CMS, choose the Import tab, and use the form shown below.
Important: If you upload a document, the module will start converting automatically. You may need to wait as this occurs depending on the size of your document.
If you upload the document straight away, the simplest scenario will be executed:
The interface will allow you to fine tune your import options. Import will start as soon as you choose the file to import, so set up the options beforehand. The options are, from top to bottom: