Content Profiles and Content Rules provide a mechanism for customizing a variety of pages within UCM. Generally just referred to as Profiles, you can conditionally configure/customize the check-in, update, search and information pages as relates to the context of the content and user intent.
One of the often used by seldom explained parts of Profiles is something called Side Effects. You will find the Side Effects tab on the Add/Edit Activation Conditions screen and it primarily allows you to accomplish two things:
Let’s take another example. Perhaps on the check-in page you want the alternate file field to be removed. You could go into config.cfg and add this setting, but it would be universal. More likely you want this to happen in a specific, conditional context. Try adding this as a Side Effect to your rule:
Want more examples of Profiles, Rules and Side Effects? See below: