For general information on how to configure and enable blocks, please visit our Blocks page.
The Announcement module includes two different blocks that can be used to display your announcements. These blocks are actually where the dynamic published and expired activity of the Announcement content type occurs.
Announcement:Small List Block
The default Announcement Summary block contains the following elements:
The default Announcement Small List block contains the following elements:
Announcement blocks contain the same default configuration options as all other blocks in an OSU Drupal 6 Site. They do not have any special configurations through their block configuration panels.
Unlike most other blocks in OSU Drupal, if there are no published announcements, the Announcement blocks are set up to remain visible with a message that there are currently no announcements. This feature is configurable through the Announcement Settings located at Admin menu > Site configuration > Announcement settings.