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how do I build menus with a drop down?

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Community Member, 1 Post

13 June 2010 at 8:01am

Edited: 13/06/2010 8:02am


I'm a newbie and trying out silverstripe to see if I should move a very large joomla site I help manage over to a new CMS.


how do I build a drop down menu?

I thought by simply creating a child item under the top item it would work.

I'm using the pixelgreen theme.

I set up the drop down under about us.

see the attachment for what I did.

I'm using SS 2.4.0

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Forum Moderator, 5523 Posts

13 June 2010 at 11:41am

Simply creating a child page won't work unless the template author has setup a dropdown menu (which I don't believe that theme has) to make a dropdown menu you would have to customize the template (menu html would be under themes/pixelgreen/templates/

I like using the cssplay menus - Good resource of html / css based menus.