Create a navigation menu block

Navigation menu blocks enable you to create a menu of links to different content pages.

Before you begin

Role required: content_admin or admin

About this task

The menu block defines the entire menu block and how it is displayed.

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Content Management > Navigation Menus and click New.
  2. Click to select one of the CMS menu types displayed to open the Navigation Menu form.
    Note: Older instances open the Navigation Menu form directly.
    Choose from various CMS menu system options.
  3. Fill out the Navigation Menu form to define the block.
    Table 1. Navigation Menu form
    Field Input value
    Name Enter a unique name for the block.
    Type Select the type of navigation menu, which determines how the links are displayed.
    Frame Select a border style for the navigation menu block.
    Conditional Select this check box to enable the use of scripted conditions. If selected, a Condition script field is added to the form, along with the Logged On check box.
    Logged on Select this check box to display the navigation menu block only if the user is logged on. This field appears only if Conditional is selected.
    Condition Enter a script to define the conditions for the navigation menu block. This field appears only if Conditional is selected.
    Active Select this check box to make the block available for use.
    Category Select a category to provide organization for the navigation menu block. The category also determines the detail page in which menu links open.
    Align sections with tab Select this check box to align sections with tab.