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 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 ...
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I want to make the menu sticky

I'm using helix3 template and I want to make the menu sticky to the top of the page, and to change its style when scrolling. how can I achieve that!
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How to show submenu on product detail page

I am working in joomla version 3.1.1 with joomshopping. It is showing submenu fine on category view, but when I go to the product detail page the submenus are not being displayed. Is there any way to ...
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How to detect whether the user is on a specific menu?

I am assigning a php module on different menus on my Joomla website, but I want the module to show different data when loaded on different menu pages. Example : There is parent menu Home and three ...
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Hide a menu item for a joomla component

when creating a menu for a component there shows a selection either for a list to show or an individual page. I need to hide the individual selection of page as menu.. How can I hide this?
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Joomla turns all menu items to sub-sub-menu items when adding a new one

When I add a menu item, Joomla shows all menu items on all menus as if they are sub-sub-menu items, ie with a |—|— before the name in the menu manager. This breaks the menus, or adds "root" to the ...
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Show articles from category and all it's subcategories on homepage

My homepage is currently only showing blog posts of one category. Under Category Manager I have a category called "Homepage blog", with several sub-categories (all using Homepage blog" as the parent)...
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Using Virtual Domains: Two menus with same content and different links

I'm a novice user of the Virtual Domains plugin (http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/extension/core-enhancements/multiple-sites/virtual-domains). I have a big site (www.bigsite.local) with a main ...
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Copying Joomla Menu Items and keeping Module assignements

Currently in Joomla 3.2, selecting "Save as copy" on a menu item copies the details but not the module assignments into a new menu item. (I believe module assignments were copied in Joomla 2.5) Is ...
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How can I remove the word 'features' from the url?

In joomla, when choosing my one menu, it displays: http://localhost/site/index.php/en/features/prices But in all other menus it displays like: http://localhost/site/index.php/en/about-us I want to ...
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Load menu module manually in component layout

I would like to load my menues manually in the component layouts. Because of some programmend item detail views, there are no menu items for that views. The consequence is, that the menu is not shown ...
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Mass update single internal link

First off, I apologize if this question has been asked before, (Though I was unable to find it, if it were). My issue is that right now I have a sub menu item pointing to a article where the visitor ...
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Mobile header available only on the main page

On my website clevervox.com I have a strange problem: My mobile menu and logo are visible only on the first page and on the other they disappeared and I couldn't find logic for this. My template is ...
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Responsive Menu with different background images

I have a website with a special background-images on the article=home and a different background-image on all other articles. I use the following code in the template index.php: <?php $active = ...
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How to make a menu item scroll to heading on same page?

I'm looking for a way to create a menu item (in this case "Contact") that scrolls down to the bottom of my home page where the contact information is located. I tried creating an external URL menu ...
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Joomla menu only being rendered when ?tp=1 is set

I feel like I am losing my mind here, a few months ago I created several new pages on this website and had zero issues adding the menus to my new article pages, now when I am trying to add a new ...
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Multiple menus in Gantry

What I'm trying to do is create 2 separate menu systems for a website. 1 menu would drive the Product Information & sales portion of the website. The second menu would drive the online play ...
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Which API joomla 3 return menus and submenu for site that created by admin?

I want to create a Joomla menu from scratch myself! I studied a bit about the Joomla API, I know I should use Jmenu,but when I use: <?php $M=Jmenu::load(); echo $M;?> it returns some ...
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How to put divider images between menu items

I'm trying to modify the Joomla menu module, so that I can put divider images between every list item. The thing is, that I don't want these to appear in the sub-menu's. How can I filter out what is ...
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Joomla menu items into clickable div's

I'm working on customizing the Joomla menu as a little experiment to see how customizable I can make it. However, now that I've made every menu item into an editable button, I've decided to change ...
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Template's main menu not responsive -how to fix it?

I am using a free joomla template called qualify which says is fully responsive in ios and android, but I tested it today on my samsung phone and there is no main menu showing. Where could I ...
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Joomla using bootstrap (mod_bootstrapnav) menu issue

I'm a beginner with joomla. In fact its my first website using it. Ok, so I added a module (mod_bootstrapnav) so I can use my menu with bootstrap. It is working fine, the problem is that I have a sub ...
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How can I use a html link menu?

I'm converting a static site to Joomla, and wanted to keep everything the same; So I also want to keep using my static HTML menu. I currently don't care about responsiveness and so on... There is ...
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How To List All Articles for Menu » Articles » List All Categories type

When creating a new menu item type that is "Article » List All Categories" – how can I display all of the actual articles for each sub-category? As of right now, each sub-category being listed has a ...
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Joomla 3 frontend view xml: How do I add a custom field to the menu item's paramaters?

I have frontend views on a custom component. When I add a menu item for that view, I want a tab with custom paramaters. The field type will be sql. This is what I have thus far: <?xml version=...
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Strange behaviour with bootstrap nav in Joomla 3

I am using bootstrap's nav in the menu (using a module called mod_bootstrapnav) Now the issue is that when the menu is has subitems, I have to follow these steps to get the submenu to display: 1) ...
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Redirect to another page outside iframe wrapper

I'm using iframe wrapper menu to add my own custom code. Inside the custom code, there is this button when click will generate a link to open another page. I'd rather have it as clicking the button ...
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How can I make a modal menu item?

I would like to make a Menu item for a contact form. I would like to either make a modal calling whatever contains the form (component/module/article) or opening it as a submenu, like in yootheme ...
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Change “Show page heading” param for every menu item

I've got a site with few hundreds menu items. I need to change one parameter in all of them. Right now in most of the pages "Show page heading" paremeter is set to "No". I need it to be set to "Use ...
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How to create a collapsible menu with Joomla! 3.3 and Bootstrap 3?

I've tried create a collapsible menu with Joomla! 3.3 and Bootstrap 3 and I got partially. However, when the collapsible version is active and I click on the button to expand, it just open, but don't ...
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Menus: hiding left sidebar menu items, leaving main menu intact

I'm fairly new to Joomla and have a site with some menu troubles. My header menu looks as follows Menu1 Menu2 Menu3 Menu4 Menu5 Now I'm trying to set it up so that the menu across the top of the ...
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Remove the list style type of a joomla menu

I need to remove the list style type of a joomla menu. I have tried to set text-decoration, list-style, list-style-type and text-decoration-line to none. But nothing works. I have seted the ...
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Component doesn't use route Joomla 2.5.28

I'm doing some work on an old joomla website which I can't upgrade at the moment. I have booking component that has a search module which than redirects to component url like this: mysite.com/...
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Styling secondary (side) menu in Joomla 3

To confirm, I need to edit the side menu without changing the main menu style... but do not know where I can do so - or do I need to create a new class (I made a new class in the module itself, then ...
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Protostar menu problem on mobile devices

I had built a multilingual Joomla 3.4.1 site last week, it uses a modified version of Protostar template with horizontal menu (" nav-pills"). When I'm browsing my site on PC it's okay: Under width:...
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Bootstrap Mega Menu Module - clicking a menu item does not show sub menu items

I am using Bootstrap Mega Menu Module to create multicolumn sub menus under main menu. My menu tree is like: Home (Single article, default) Fields of Study (Article Category List: show articles in a ...
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Dynamically display menu item of custom component in menu, based on user permissions

I am developing a cloud storage component for joomla, where users(resellers) can create subusers in their directory. I have implemented everything needed for the component, and I have created 2 main ...
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Default menu item undo

I have accidentally set a single article menu item to be the default page of my site. So that page now acts as the site home page. In the menu manager for the Main Menu, that menu item now has a ...
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Menu_Item_Root assigned to menu I wish to delete

I wish to delete a menu I no longer need anymore. However, when I do I cannot rebuild my menu structure -- it fails with an error. What I learned is that in the Menu database, this menu is the first ...
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3 column layout will not display after settings are made

I have created my own template and want my category articles to display in 3 columns. I have set these setting to display in 3 columns in the global configuration and the menu settings. It all still ...
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How do I create a hidden menu with hidden articles?

The following is what I'm doing: Created a Category Created an Article and stored in the Category Created a new Menu without linking to a module Created a new Menu Item within the new menu; single ...
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Display current menu and respective childs

In first place I'm not very good concerning to PHP so that's why I post this. I made my research but didn't find anything that could help me heading my objective. I wanted to place a footer module ...
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Where is the menu item ID?

When on the 'Edit Menu Item', 'Details' page, I do not see the menu item ID. When I reference Joomla documentation it shows that it should be on the right side of the 'Details' page under 'Note'. ...
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Menu getActive() method returns parent menu id

I have menu item that has "section type" and child menu item item with "article type". I didn't want to have pagination in child menu item, so set param show_pagination to 0. Unexpectedly pagination ...
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MVC Component Admin Menu Item Language Strings Not Appearing

I am building a component in Joomla 3.3 to list courses and their respective sections, and provide an administrative interface in the back-end. After my component is installed, or if I navigate to ...
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Create custom hierarchy in Menu Module

I have the following Menu Structure Books [/books] New Books [/books/new-books] Fiction [/books/new-books/fiction] Sci Fi[/books/new-books/sci-fi] The Books Menu has Books (the ...
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Module as menu item

I need to insert the search module as a menu item (default menu module). I need this output : <ul> <li>menu item</li> <li>menu item</li> <li>SEARCH ...
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Hide details in the Category Blog menu and display them in the single article

Is it possible to display details information (author, create date, ...) in the articles but hide it in the blog page (with multiple articles)? I noticed that if I create a Home menu with the ...
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Joomla Menu Structuring

I'm looking to alter the menu structure of my site, to add better segmentation and ultimately create a portion of the site for google news. As it exists right now, my menu structure looks something ...
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Bootstrap Nav Module Multi Levels

I'm using this extention to make my bootstrap menu. It works fine but I can't figure out why my menu doesn't support more than 2 levels (3 atleast). If I add a 3rd level to my submenu, it appears as ...