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Configuring access to Acquia Lift 3

This information applies to Acquia Lift 3. Acquia Lift 4 users should see Building personalized experiences.

To personalize your website with Acquia Lift 3, you, and your users must access the Acquia Lift sidebar. Use the procedures on the page to configure and activate your Acquia Lift bookmark.

Chrome extension

Google Chrome users can install a browser extension to enable the Acquia Lift toolbar.

  1. Download and install the extension.
  2. When visiting a page using Acquia Lift, click the rocket icon Rocket icon in your extension bar.

The rocket icon activates the Acquia Lift administrative login, and then the toolbar.

Configuring a bookmark

The Acquia Lift toolbar supports Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Drupal or non-Drupal users can use the Acquia Lift toolbar. Select one of the following methods and follow its instructions to configure an Acquia Lift bookmark for your use:

  • Google Chrome
    1. Right-click the bookmarks toolbar.
    2. Click Add Page.
    3. Enter a Name like Lift Admin UI bookmarklet.
    4. Enter the bookmark code in the URL.
    5. Click Save.
  • Firefox
    1. Right-click the bookmarks toolbar.
    2. Click New Bookmark.
    3. Enter a Name like Lift Admin UI bookmark.
    4. Enter the bookmark code in the Location.
    5. Click Add.

Bookmark code

Enter the following code in the appropriate place in the bookmark.

javascript:(function() { if (window.AcquiaLiftPublicApi) { window.AcquiaLiftPublicApi.activate(); } else { alert('Sorry, Acquia Lift could not be found'); } })();

Activating the Acquia Lift toolbar

After configuring and saving your bookmark, complete the following steps:

  1. Select a customizable page, such as your website’s homepage.
  2. Click the bookmark you created. Acquia Lift displays a sign-in page for the Acquia Lift administrative interface.
  3. Sign in using an Acquia Lift account in the Administrators group.


After you sign in to Acquia Lift, a sidebar slides out from the right side of the browser window. Use the sidebar for configuring Acquia Lift operations, including Creating slots in Acquia Lift 3 and Creating rules in Acquia Lift 3.

Click the three vertical dots to open or close the toolbar.