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Missing Menu after Install


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ScottiouS

Community Member, 54 Posts

2 May 2007 at 12:01am

Hi,

I've tried a number of times to install Silverstripe but each time after the install appears to work correctly I have no menu. I can login to the admin area and play with pages and even view different pages via the "draft" and "published" tabs but on none of these is there ever a menu.

In the html on the default site is:

<div id="Header">
<h1>&#160;</h1>
</div>

I'm guessing that's where the menu normally is. Any ideas on this one?

Thanks,

Scott.

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Andante

Community Member, 231 Posts

2 May 2007 at 11:43am

The menu is initially removed as the environment is set up for beginning the first tutorial (http://doc.silverstripe.com/doku.php?id=tutorial:1-building-a-basic-site). This'll probably change in future releases.

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Willr

Forum Moderator, 5523 Posts

2 May 2007 at 2:46pm

If you cant follow that tutorial and just want it to work try downloading our new theme BlackCandy http://www.silverstripe.com/blackcandy/. That should be all setup with the menus etc.

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ScottiouS

Community Member, 54 Posts

2 May 2007 at 10:07pm

Great thanks for that, sorry I guess I should've tried the tutorial first thing. I figured something was wrong as all the screenshots I saw of installs showed the menu included.

Cheers,

Scott.