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Cogworks - Flexible Navigation


This is a simple package that provides a flexible and customisable navigation macro.

It's most common use case would be to provide a top navigation (which would list out all pages at a certain level) and an expanding sub navigation (which would list all sub pages of a page, then as the user selects further children the sub navigation would expand)

This type of navigation can be seen here:


Example macro tag for a top navigation:

<umbraco:Macro startingLevel="1" recurse="0" selectBranches="1" maxMenuDepth="1" ulBaseClass="horizontal" branchClass="branch" selectedClass="selected" securityTrimming="1" Alias="[COG]Navigation" runat="server"></umbraco:Macro>

Example macro tag for a sub navigation:

<umbraco:Macro startingLevel="2" recurse="1" selectBranches="1" maxMenuDepth="999" ulBaseClass="vertical" branchClass="branch" selectedClass="selected" securityTrimming="1"  Alias="[COG]Navigation" runat="server"></umbraco:Macro>

This package no defaults to the 4.5+ compatible version when you download it. This means you will nedd to be running the new XML schema. If you are still using the Legacy XML schema or a pre 4.5 version of Umbraco you will need to download the previous version of this project.

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Project owner

Tim Saunders

Tim Saunders

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Project Compatibility

This project is compatible with the following versions as reported by community members who have downloaded this package:
Untested or doesn't work on Umbraco Cloud
7.10.x (untested)
7.9.x (untested)
7.8.x (untested)
7.7.x (untested)
7.6.x (untested)
7.5.x (untested)
7.4.x (untested)
7.3.x (untested)
7.2.x (untested)
7.1.x (untested)
7.0.x (100%)
6.1.x (untested)
6.0.x (untested)

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Project Information

  • Project owner: Tim Saunders
  • Created: 23/07/2009
  • Current version 1.0
  • License MIT
  • Downloads: 13191