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Community Member, 142 Posts

20 February 2012 at 12:25pm

Hi to all, i am asking advices on how to achieve this. See image.

I am thinking about a jQuery list menu.

PROBLEM --> How to control that <ul><li> from the CMS?? Image Gallery module?



Community Member, 288 Posts

20 February 2012 at 1:00pm

I'd simply add an image field called "MenuImage" or something to the Page class and then just show that when outputting the menu in the template. What js you actually use to make the slider is secondary.


Community Member, 142 Posts

28 February 2012 at 2:49pm

Finally got it to work.

I created a simple <ul><li> sliding menu using jQuery as a tween engine.

I then populated appropriate <li> with <% control Page(xxx) %>$Image, $NewsTitle<% end_control %>

Works like a charm.