Configure menu sections

Menu sections define groups of links displayed within the navigation menu block.

Before you begin

Role required: content_admin or admin

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Content Management > Blocks > Navigation Menus and select a block.
  2. In the Menu Sections related list, click New.
  3. Complete the Menu Section form.
    Table 1. Menu Section form
    Field Description
    Name Enter a unique name for the menu section.
    Content block menu Select the navigation menu on which this menu section appears.
    Redirect to Select what appears when a user clicks the menu section name and icon.
    URL Click the lock icon to open the edit field, then enter the URL to display when a user clicks the menu section title and icon. This field is available only if Redirect to is set to The specified URL.
    Detail page Select the content page to open when a user clicks the menu section title or icon. This field is available only if Redirect To is set to A content page.
    Left image DB

    Right image DB

    Select the image database where your site images are stored.
    Left image

    Right image

    Select icons to appear on the left and on the right of the name.
    Second level text Enter a description to appear beside the menu section title.
    Active Select this check box to make the menu section available for use.
    Order Enter a number to indicate where this section appears on the menu relative to other menu sections.
    Logged on Select this check box to display the menu section only if the user is logged on.
    Roles Click the lock to open a list, then select the roles that can access this menu section if you restrict access by role.
    Category Select the category in which the menu section belongs.
    Open In Select the behavior of clicked links.
    iFrame Enter the name of the iFrame where the link opens when a user clicks the menu section title and icon. Make sure that there is an iFrame on the page where the link opens. This field is available only if Open In is set to Named iFrame.
    Header Enter header information for the menu section.
    Footer Enter footer information for the menu section.
  4. Click Submit.