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General Backend Structure

Here is a complete overview of the general backend structure.

On top of the modules menu and the top bar which we saw in the previous chapter, we now have in the middle the page tree and on the right the (main) content area.

Overview of the whole TYPO3 CMS backend

The so-called docheader contains the action icons - like close, save or preview - some general information and sometimes a drop-down menu with further actions.

We will have a closer look at the individual parts in the next pages.