Advanced Notification Page Options

Use the Advanced tab to download, edit, and upload notification page templates that allow you to extensively customize the notification pages displayed to your users. There are three different notification page templates:
  • Block page template: This template is used by all policy-related notification pages displayed to users when they try to access:
    • virus-infected files
    • malware
    • blocked sites
    • sites or applications that violate policy
    • sites which will use or exceed their quota time
    • restricted sites
    • or when they try to access unapproved secure sites
  • Patience page template: This template is used by the page displayed when users request a large file download.
  • Error page template: This template is used by the server error pages that display HTTP error messages. For example, the 404 File not Found or the 500 Internal Server Error.
  • To upload a modified notification page template to the appliance:
    1. Click Browse in the Templates section of the Advanced tab.

      The File Upload dialog box is displayed.

    2. Navigate to the directory in which you saved the modifications to the uploaded template files, select one of the modified notification template files, and click Open.

      The file is uploaded to the appliance.

    3. Click Apply.
  • To download a modified notification page template from the appliance:
    1. Click Using custom template beside the modified template that you want to download and save the file using your browser's save file capabilities.
      The selected template is saved to the hard disk on your local system.
    2. Edit and save the template using a text editor.
    3. Click Apply.
  • To revert to using the default notification pages:
    1. Select the check box to the right of the template that you no longer want to use.
    2. Click Delete in the Templates section of the Advanced tab.
      The selected notification page template is deleted from the appliance and the appliance reverts to using the relevant default notification pages.
    3. Click Apply.
  • To upload an image for use in a template:
    1. Click Browse in the Images section of the Advanced tab.

      The File Upload dialog box is displayed.

    2. Navigate to the directory in which you saved the modifications to the uploaded template files, select one of the modified notification template files, and click Open.

      The file is uploaded to the appliance.

    3. Click Apply.
  • To delete an uploaded image:
    1. Select the check box to the right of the graphic that you want to delete.
    2. Click Delete in the Images section of the Advanced tab.
      The selected image is deleted from the appliance.
    3. Click Apply.