ExpressionEngine® 3 User Guide

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Form Layouts

Control Panel Location: Developer Tools ‣ Channel Manager ‣ layouts

The Publish/Edit page can be customized, with the layout saved per member group, per channel.

Permission Restrictions

  • Access settings: Design & Content
  • Channels: Edit Channels



This will take you to Channel Settings.

Create New

This will take you to the create form.


The icons in the manage column perform actions on the channel in its row.


This will take you to the layout’s edit form.

Bulk Actions

The checkbox in the right-most column of the table selects a button for a bulk action. When at least one checkbox is checked the bulk action dropdown menu and submit button will be made available in the lower righthand corner of the table.


The selected layouts will be removed. Removing a layouts will cause a confirmation modal to appear that will summarize the action.