How to Display a Single Election using the Elections List Widget

You can access this feature from your MSL website. Only Content Editors with access to Website Admin can access the Website Pages window.

To learn how to locate your election’s ID, see How to Locate an Election ID Number.

For further information, see Elections Widgets.

  1. Log in to your MSL website.
  2. From the Admin dropdown, select Website Admin. The Website Admin window is displayed.
  3. Click Edit Pages. The Website Pages window with a list of website pages you have permission to edit is displayed.
  4. Next to the relevant page, select the checkbox.
  5. Click Edit. The Edit Page window is displayed.
  6. Select the Widgets tab. The Widgets section is displayed.
  7. In the Add New Widget section, within the General section, select Elections List. The Widget Editor window is displayed.
  8. In the Organisation field, either:
    1. Start typing the Name of your Organisation or the Organisation ID, then select the relevant one from the dropdown that is displayed.
    2. Click the Grouping Tree icon (). The grouping tree is displayed. Click Expand () to display the contents of a node, and click one item to select. The selected item is entered into the Organisation field.
  9. In the Specific Election ID field, enter the ID of the election you wish to display.
  10. If nominations are yet to open, or are currently open, select the Show Candidacy Options checkbox.
  11. Complete the rest of the fields as required and click Save.
  12. Click Content, and from the Widgets dropdown, select the widget. The Elections List widget is entered into the editor. 
  13. Select the Save/Exit tab. The Save Options section is displayed.
  14. In the Update Notes field, enter any relevant notes, then click Publish. You are returned to the Edit Page window.

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