Questions tagged [menu]

In Joomla!, a Menu is a set of menu items used for website navigation. Each menu item defines an URL to a page on your site, and settings that control the contents(articles, category(ies) lists, tagged items, etc.) and style(module(s), layout) of that page.

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Get menu-meta_description from menu item

I need to add meta description inside a component page. That's what I tried: $menu = $app->getMenu(); // Load the JMenuSite Object $active = $menu->getActive(); // Load the Active Menu ...
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Deleting obsolete menu types

While programming a Joomla extension, I experimented with Menu Types, however while editing/deleting/adding types in the default.xml it doesn't delete the previous ones. So while I only have 1 menu ...
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Joomla 3.9 Child Sub Menu Not Showing

I am using a custom Joomla template called 'Portent' built by Joomlanauts -- a @SethWarburton creation. The issue which I am facing is that the Sub-menu under my Child menu items are not showing for ...
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No “Apply” button when attempting to duplicate an administrator menu

I tried to duplicate an administrator menu, but this is not possible due to a missing "apply" button. Is there any settings or circumstances where this can happen? I recorded a little gif to ...
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Is there any way to put subcategories in a Joomla menu?

I've been trying to change the way my website works. Currently, I have a menu that displays categories, but now I want to also display subcategories in it. I know that I can display articles of that ...
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How to enter relative (to current page) URL as a menu item?

I would like to be able to enter relative URLs (relative to the current page URL). I've tried the menu type URL (nested within System Links) but when I enter e.g. first it becomes /first and when I ...
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Make Search bar dynamically appear at top of body

One of our clients would like to have a search icon in their Main menu, which when clicked causes a search bar to appear at the top of the website's body. An example of this behaviour is at https://...
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Selecting the correct menu entry in a self written component

I have the following problem/setup: I develop a custom component in Joomla that has multiple views. The views should have links to each other. If I enable SEF in the global configuration, the links in ...
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IceMegaMenu dropdown on mobile

I am using iceMegaMenu and dropdown menu features. I have a one dropdown, which is working fine, but I have a problem with displaying it on mobile phones. It's by default expanded, but I want to ...
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Problem with anchor links (T3 Framework)

I am using this javascript for smooth scroll to the desired item on the main page. https://github.com/kswedberg/jquery-smooth-scroll I can not solve 2 problems: Two menu (Menu Item Type: External ...
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How to add a Parent Item in the HIdden Menu Joomla 3.3

I'm creating a hidden menu item that will be located at ejgh.org/mammo (new landing page not yet published). I want this page to have the parent item/navigation of our "Cancer" menu that is in the ...
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How to create breadcrumbs based on menu structure

Breadcrumbs grabs the breadcrumb trail based on the content. This causes problems when a site has internal links being created via the editor to other articles that do not have menu items. eg: Home / ...
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Parent menu item not marked if sub menu item is active

As the title says, when one of sub menu items is active, parents of that item are not marked in any way. I'm using latest default Joomla and stock menu module without any overrides and mods. I ...
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Menu items not appearing when base item is 'current'

I might be missing something very basic here but this is really confusing me. I have the following Menu structure: |-Honda |-Honda|-Civic |-Honda|-Hybrid |-Honda|-Used I have a Menu Module called '...
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Backend component sidebar menu

In Joomla 4 I can add a backend menu for my component like so: <administration> <menu img="components/com_mycomp/assets/images/icon-16-mycomp.png">mycomp</menu> ...
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Is it possible to change the parent of a menu item at certain widths?

I have a horizontal main menu in which the last item is a dropdown containing further items. Is it possible, as the screen width is reduced, to move items from the horizontal menu into the dropdown? ...
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Joomla blank page after migration?

I have Joomla 3.3.1 version After migrating the web site to another host (with IIS server) I had a problem with blank pages when I click on a menu The home page is displayed well, the problem is just ...
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Joomla Mobile Menu module - clicking the parent menu do not goes to its page

I'm using Joomla mobile menu module - JF Mobile Menu, it is good, everything is working well, but there is one problem - when I click on a parent menu item, it does not navigate you to that page ...
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Joomla 3.9: Menu item set to Separator is not clickable to reveal sub-menu items

I am building a website in Joomla, and I'm trying to make a menu in which some menu items should not have any article associated with it; clicking on them should only reveal the sub-menu items, but ...
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“Temporarily Unavailable” message when a menu alias contains “contact”

One of the websites we manage, http://wesleyunited.ca , recently started having a problem with menu aliases containing "contact" as a substring: clicking the menu just brings up an empty page that ...
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Article URL in Blog format adds suffix to menu separator

Main navigation items are separators and all active navigation are sub-level menu items. The Main menu works perfectly but, say, navigating to the blog all the active title links add a "-2" suffix to ...
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Why is my JOOMLART UBER navigation menu displayed incorrectly on iPad in landscape mode?

The navigation menu on all devices tested works as expected in portrait and in landscape mode, except on one of our iPads. This issue can be observed with an older iPad. With the newer ones, or with ...
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Category blog on homepage: how to open detail article as part of a different menu item?

Following scenario: i published 2 separate main menu items: "Home" & "News" for "home": i got a category blog published as homepage menu item showing the latest 3 articles tagged as category "...
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“JRoute::_” generating two different urls for same link

So I have this weird problem. I am calling JRoute::_('index.php?option=com_example&view=foo&layout=bar') ..from two different view-layouts. And Joomla! is generating different SEF-URL ...
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How to create a vertical indented menu?

I've been asked to create a sub-navigation page which would list all the links which are in a products page sections menu. The display needs to look like this: Product Section 1 sub-1 sub-2 ...
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Module: Show Category blog Fulltext in Module

Related Q/A: How to create a category blog layout with all articles shown in full? I have the same issue as the referenced article above. I want a category blog to show introtext and readme by ...
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Link of menu items

It's me again, and I have the following issue: Some menu items are redirecting to 404, but only when I access my website through a cellphone, and they don't redirect if I I'm on the homepage. For ...
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Mega menu solution for standart joomla menu module

I am working for mega menu solution width standart joomla menu module 3.x. here is my code <?php /** * @package Joomla.Site * @subpackage mod_menu * * @copyright Copyright (C) 2005 -...
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the menu item “home” is not taking “active class”

I am using helix3 template, the menu item "home" is not taking "active class" when I'm on the home page or when I click on it although the other menu items are working fine, i want it to take the ...
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http://notifications.newsdoses.com/ I want to change the main color on hover

http://notifications.newsdoses.com/ I want to change the main color on hover from green to orange. I'm using jd _Atlanta template. Please help! I tried but unable to do that. ps latest joomla version.