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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Joomla home page menu item doesn't get the “active” class

I have googled a lot about my problem and I didn't find a solution. I'm creating a website using Joomla that supports English and Dutch languages. I followed online tutorials and I created 2 menus (...
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Trying to locate a menu file that is not into the Menus Manager

I am trying to locate a Menu that is not located in the Menu Manager. The website is: http://wholechild.it The menu I am trying to locate is the ABOUT US. It doesn't seem to be created same as the ...
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Joomla menu item has “com-akeeba” embedded in the url

I am adding a new menu item to my Joomla 2.5 site (can't upgrade to Joomla! 3 due to old version of PHP). I am adding the menu item "Download" at the top level of the main menu. The url ends up being ...
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Joomla “Menu” item Title appears above page content: I'd like it to go away

I have given my Articles Titles but I mask them, and instead have a more friendly title as part of the page body. I have a fully working and properly structured "menu bar" that looks as it should at ...
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How do I override mod_menu and add classes to child li-elements?

For a website, I use the stylesheet theme.css in my default template where the menu style is defined in classes like .dropdown-menu and so on. My question is now: How do I apply those classes to my ...
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How do I add custom HTML into a menu?

How do I add custom HTML into a menu? I wish to add this code as a menu item. <form action="/your-server-side-code" method="POST"> <script src="https://checkout.stripe.com/checkout.js" ...
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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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unwanted categories and pages shown on the website

pages like this open in my site and won't throw 404 page: > https://www.farafan-market.ir/component/content/article?id=242: > https://www.farafan-market.ir/component/content/category/175-other ...
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Remove Link that is not in menu

I have a website that can be accessed by an unknown link under the website. For example there is an /unrelated-link under my domain and it can access the website. To illustrate: www.domain.com/...
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T3 Framework sticky menu issue

I have a problem with the sticky menu. When scrolling the page down the menu as it jumps (sharp sticking). How can i do to sticking smoothly? This problem also occurs on mobile devices.
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How to get the actual title of a Menu Type object?

The SiteMenu Class does not provide any method for getting the menu title column from table *_menu_types. However that field is editable in the admin section (com_menus section, field 'title'). Is ...
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Decorate Menu Option

I have a component that adds a menu option ("Connect Daily Calendar") to the Joomla Components menu. What I would like to do is under certain circumstances "decorate" the menu option's text. For ...
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Get the number of menu elements? (Parents)

I want to write a new Joomla template. How can I obtain the number of parent elements in my menu? So far i tried this: $app = JFactory::getApplication(); $menu = $app->getMenu(); $menu_items = $...
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Hellix3 menu won't display horizontaly stays vertical

Hi guys I get have this issue with the helix menu and cant seem to straight it out. If I use ( nav-pills) then it takes a different style and looks bad, very bad.. Any ideas how to place the menu ...
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Active menu items on page scroll with fullpage.js

I'm using fullpage.js with joomla 3.7.5. I try to put class active on my menu item, when I scroll to the specific section. According to the docs, to let fullPage.js know about the menu, I need to ...
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How is possible to remove joomla content quickicons from the admin

We are using K2 for the content in Joomla 3.6.5. We have created a plugin to add K2 quickicons to the list in the admin control panel, but we'd like to remove the joomla content quickicons from 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.
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Change home menu title after login

Before login, my default menu title displayed with "Feature". I want to change it to Dashboard after login.
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Programmatically update Menu Item in Component

Im creating a component, where among other things, can create and update menus, and i have successfully used this answer to create a new menu item. Programmatically Add Menu Item in Component $...
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Order Broken on Feature Article page

I have a page displaying a list of Feature Articles. It is set up as a Menu Item of type Feature Articles. IN the Layout, I have Article Order set to 'Article Order'. When I have 5 articles on the ...
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Menus - child of text separator item type to NOT be a 'child' in the URL

I want to create a sub menu, where the parent item is text only (not a link). I've done so by making the parent item a text separator type menu item and making sub-menu items by selecting it as the ...
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Main menu displayed twice

My website is showing two blog menu items? Above menu and in the menu items! I want to remove blog item which is showing above the menu?
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Using same menu item in multiple menus

I have 3 navigation menus on my website. The first menu contains 8 menu items. The second and third contain the same menu items but split with 4 on the left and 4 on the right. Is there any way to ...
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Backend menu administrator GUI broke

When trying to edit or add menu item in Menu Manager, I have lost the GUI interface and all of the functionality. Just updated to Joomla! 3.4.4 Stable [ Ember ] 8-September-2015 21:30 GMT and ...
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Create Numbered List of Tagged Articles

Using the built-in Joomla Tags, I have several menu items that are Tags > Compact list of tagged items. I'd like to have the list numbered on the front end- is there an easy way to do this? Possibly ...
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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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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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Can't change order of menu items in Joomla 3

I have a Joomla 3 site with several menus. When I make changes to the order of these in the backend, the order is not reflected in the front end. I have cleared / purged the cache and tried to run ...
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Link to article changes depending on module

I've created some article, and I've create a some custom modules with the list of articles (by using the +article button for adding a specific article to the custom module). In a page I've added an ...
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Multilingual site: Why do I need the language “all”?

I am creating a multilingual joomla site. At the moment I am working on the menu. In every tutorial / template I see, they have a "Mainmenu" for every language they want to use and then there is a ...
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How can I hide a menu item, without breaking its route?

How can I hide a menu item, without breaking its route? I would like to have an example.com/hiddenpage route that goes to a single article, but I don’t want the hiddenpage to be visible anywhere in ...
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Joomla and Make the menu more accessible

I am trying to make a Joomla menu more accessible. I am using Bootstrap 3 and letting Joomla generate the menu and dropdowns but I need to add ' data-toggle="dropdown" role="button" aria-haspopup="...
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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 Select K2 Category to Show When Creating Menu Item

Can anyone tell me how you select WHICH K2 category to show when assigning it to a new menu item? It gives you the option to show a list of items under a specific category, but no way to pick which ...
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Joomla Menu shows Warning: str_repeat(): Second argument has to be greater than or equal to 0

Set up a new site in Joomla 3.6 My Joomla menu module always shows this error Warning: str_repeat(): Second argument has to be greater than or equal to 0 in public_html/libraries/cms/form/field/...
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Change Menu Structure For Joomla Site

I found this tutorial of how to create a menu like I want in CSS and I can have it working in a stand-alone version. My question is, which one of my Joomla files would I need to add this coding to in ...
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How to add submenus to a menu?

My main menu is: Home | Software | Contact I have two K2 items in 'Software' category: Soft1 and Soft2. I want to make the Soft1 and Soft2 appear as submenus in the 'Software' menu. The Software ...
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Generate menu structure from categories

I have a Joomla site with a fairly complex system of categories and sub-categories. My main menu uses the same structure, in such a way that each menu item lists articles within the corresponding ...
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Change Menu after Logging In

I have a test website currently using the Helix3 Quickstart - http://helix3.financialadvisersaustralia.com.au/ I have created a new User Group and a New Menu assigned to the new User Group. When I ...
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Joomla menu disappeared

Recently because of some errors in my joomla site, I re-install joomla 3.5.1 Persian. Now I have a problem on creating menu. some fields in creating new menu is disappeared. I clear my browser and I ...
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How does alias-parent-active get implemented?

I have 2 menus - one main menu and effectively an alias menu. Main Menu About Products Prod 1 Prod 2 etc Alias Menu Alias pointing to Prod 1 Alias pointing to Prod 2 There is no 'parent' item ...
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How to get the alias or title of the active menu item?

In my template I want to give an extra class to the body of the document that will take the names of the alias of the menu item, so I can create individual styling among the pages. But how can I get ...
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T3 Mega Menu - How to dynamically populate menu column by tag?

I'm using T3 Mega Menu (JoomlArt Teline template). It has a module that automatically populates mega menu columns by category. I'd like, to, instead, assign tags to articles, and then auto-populate ...
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Joomla: Show Header of my menu not working

I have a problem with my menu for showing the header of my page. When I click Edit in the menu items, for example "About us" -> “Page Display Options”, I write the title of page for the browser and ...
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Change menu hover color

i want to change menu hover from green to blue color. Please help me with the source code. http://www.iglobez.com/about-us-page i have used effortless joomla template
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How to get the next available menu item

In my current active menu item, I want to get the next possible (enabled) menu item. Is there any coherent approach to do so? Update: Case: I have a menu named English Menu It has five items. I am ...
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How to Change Color When Tab Clicked

Can someone let me know to change the color of a tab when it is clicked. For example, in the attached image you can see that when I click on 'Create a Security Policy Rule' and it shows the background ...
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Add a parameter to “external url” menu item

I have a menu in joomla that appears on all pages. Some of the items in the menu should be the same on every page, while others need to be dynamically updated based on the page the user is on. I am ...
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What am I missing to make my menu a bootstrap navbar?

My idea was to get the example nav bar from bootstrap website and then exchange the content of the navbar with the joomla code to get the menu. The final product is: <!-- Begin Navbar--> <...
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Joomla Administration menu auto-disable in the internal sections

When I go to a section in the administration, for instance Article -> Create, the administration menu turns disabled. It seems the reason is to prevent sudden click on the menus and turning away from ...