Using 2 menus for a DotNetNuke skin

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Posted: 4/26/2012
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I'm creating a skin for a DotNetNuke website that contains 2 menus. One horizontal menu just below the header and one vertical menu in the sidebar. Both menus have to be different but when I import this skin into dotnetnuke and create pages...if I check off the "Include on Menu" option, it appears on both menus but I only want it to appear on the sidebar menu. Is there a way aroung this? Do I just have to remove my horizontal menu from my skin and create a module for it in dotnetnuke?


Posted: 7/11/2012
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Artisteer is using the official DotNetNuke menu module called DDR. You can adapt the skin object very easy if the vertical menu should only display the sub pages. Just add: NodeSelector="+0,0,0"

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Regards, Silvio

Caitlin N

Posted: 7/19/2012
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Silvio is quite right.

Just to provide some additional details: you should open the Artisteer generated page.ascx file for edit and add NodeSelector option to your vertical menu.

For example:
<dnn:MENU NodeSelector="CurrentChildren" MenuStyle="VMenu" runat="server"></dnn:MENU>

Best regards,
Caitlin N