Skip to main content

This site requires you to update your browser. Your browsing experience maybe affected by not having the most up to date version.

Data Model Questions /

Moderators: martimiz, Sean, Ed, biapar, Willr, Ingo, swaiba

[SOLVED] Extending the navigation

Go to End

2 Posts   1028 Views


Community Member, 3 Posts

14 November 2009 at 4:11am

Edited: 28/11/2009 1:23am


I hope i'm not asking an absolute noob-question, as it's my first post here while working on my first silverstripe-project. I have rtfm, and tried to Google for an answer, so please don't flame me.

I want to do the following: add a "subtitle" to navigation-items, which can be admin-ed in the CMS. The main $MenuTitle would end up in an <h2>-tag, followed by the subtitle ($MenuSubTitle?).

Thanks in advance!


Community Member, 902 Posts

14 November 2009 at 10:19am

You can simply add a new Field to the CMS, by adding it to the $db array and the required input field in the getCMSFields method.
Pretty much like described in Tutorial 2:

These fields can also be accessed in the navigation. The name (eg. MenuSubTitle) is entirely up to you (as long as it doesn't conflict with existing field-names).

Good luck