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The Contextual Menus

While learning about the page tree, you already saw that you could get a contextual menu when clicking on a page icon.

Contextual menus exist in many places in the TYPO3 CMS backend. Just try your luck clicking on any icon that you see. Chances are good that a contextual menu will appear, offering useful functions to execute.

For example, there's a contextual menu in the WEB > List view:

The contextual menu in the List

or in the FILE > Filelist view:

The contextual menu in the List