How to log in and out of editing mode


Logging in from a new device

If you are logging into a site for the first time on a new device, you will need to authenticate using Princeton's Duo two-factor authentication. Be prepared to have your smartphone within reach.


If your site is in the process of being built, it is in maintenance mode

Go to the site name provided to you by WDS. Example: yoursitename.princeton.edu

You will see text that your site is under maintenance.

Click on the Admin Login button.

Admin login button

On the CAS login page, enter your University netID and password, then click the Go buttonGo button

You will be returned to the website and the Admin toolbar and editing tools will appear.

admin toolbar image

Click on the Home icon to see your site in edit mode.


If your site is live and out of maintenance mode

Go to yoursitename.princeton.edu/cas

On the CAS login page, enter your University netID and password.

You will be returned to the website and the Admin toolbar and editing tools will appear.

admin toolbar image

Click on the Home icon to see your site in edit mode.


Not seeing what you think you should be seeing?

Ask your administrator about your role and permissions.


How to log out of edit mode

Click three times on your login netID in the Main Admin window until you see the log out option.

yes click three times

Click Log out

log out

By clicking on your netID, View profile is also an option to see your profile settings.