Using My SwinNet

PART 1: Introduction to My SwinNet and Custom Widgets

The My SwinNet page, linked from SwinNet Home, is a customizable collection of links, favorites, and other items. You can use up to three widgets to personalize your view.  Below is a description of each widget that can be added to My SwinNet.

A. Featured

Select this widget to view a list of featured links selected by your SwinNet management team.

B. My Favorites -- see Part 2 for instructions

As you explore SwinNet, you have the option to “Follow” the sites you care about most. Select this widget to display a list of the sites you are Following.

C. My Links -- see Part 3 for instructions

Select this widget to create your personalized list of internal and external links.

D. My Calendar

Select this widget to display upcoming events from your Outlook Calendar.

E. Recent Documents

Select this widget to display your most recently created or modified documents on SwinNet.

STEP 1: Go to the My SwinNet page. You can also get to it by clicking on this button on the SwinNet Home page:

STEP 2: Open My SwinNet:

STEP 3: Click Personalize.

STEP 4: Select up to three widgets you want to appear under My SwinNet. Click Save.

You can only select and display up to three widgets at a time.

STEP 5: You should see the three widgets that you selected on My SwinNet now.

PART 2: Adding a Site to My Favorites

STEP 1: Navigate to the SwinNet site you wish to Follow. Find the star in the top right corner that says Not following.

STEP 2: Click on the star icon in the top right corner. You are now Following that site.

STEP 3: Go back to My SwinNet.  The site you just Followed should show under My Favorites.

PART 2: Adding My Links

PART 3: Adding a Link to My Links

STEP 1: Click the gear icon in My Links.

STEP 2: Click + Add Links.

STEP 3: Enter Title, URL, and Order you want the link to display in the list. Click Save.

You can also edit or delete an existing link in the My Links view.

STEP 4: Return to the My SwinNet page. The link(s) now display under your My Links section in the order you specified.