How to view and add Menu items

The Menu for a page is located on the left-hand side of the screen under the department's contact information. Menus help viewers easily navigate the site. 

*If you create a new menu or submenu item and it is not displaying, do not delete it. Contact EDEN-Help at 3-9267 to add the menu configuration to your site.

menu examples 

View a menu

  1. To view a menu, select the main folder of your site.
  2. training folder 

  3. Click “View” to the right of the folder area, and select “Menu.”
  4. menu select 

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Create a new menu

  1. To create a menu, navigate to your site’s main folder in the CMS folder structure.
    folder select 
  2. Select New -> Menu in the CMS Toolbar.
    new menu
     
  3. The “Add Menu” screen will appear in the CMS workspace. Choose a name for your menu, typically the name of your site followed by the word “menu.” (e.g., For the CEFNS main site, “CEFNS Menu”)
    name menu 
  4. Select the “Save Menu” icon. Your menu will now be displayed in the CMS workspace where you can add menu items.
    • If you create a new menu and it is not displaying, do not delete it. Contact EDEN-Help at 3-9267 to add the menu configuration to your site.
      save menu 

Add menu items

  1. View your menu and choose the menu item to which you would like to add your sub menu.
    menu item 
  2. Click the “Add Items” icon. add item icon 
  3. Select “Sub Menu” and click “Next.”
  4. Enter a title in the “Title” field and link the menu item to its corresponding page in the "URL Link" field.
  5. Click the “Save” icon. update icon 
  6. To add additional sub menu items, navigate back to the main menu item and repeat steps 2-5.  Your sub menu items will be displayed in the menu beneath its parent menu item:
    menu-submenu example 
You can add up to three menu layers by adding sub menu items to their respective parent menu items:
         menu layers 
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Modify menu items

Changing the order of menu items

  1. Click “View” to the right of the folder area, and select “Menu.”
    view menu
     
  2. Click the “Reorder Menu Items” icon in the toolbar. reorder menu item icon 
  3. Select a Menu Item and use the arrows to move it up or down until all items are in the desired order.
    reorder items
     
  4. Click the “Update” icon. update icon 

Removing an item from the menu

  1. When viewing a menu, select the menu item you wish to have deleted.
    delete menu item 
  2. Click the “delete menu item” icon. delete icon  The menu item will no longer be displayed in the menu. Deleting menu items in this manner will only remove the page from the menu; the page it links to will still exist. NOTE: If you delete a menu item that still contains sub menus in the layer(s) below, they will also be removed.
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