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10/2/2015 4:02 PM

I'm trying to configure a vertical DDN menu to basically reflect a breadcrumb of how the visitor go to the page.

I don't want ALL of the top level pages to appear in the menu...only the one the current page falls under.

I'm not sure if this is something as simple as a NodeSelect or something more complex.

An example of what I'm trying to accomplish is here:

Can anyone direct me toward a solution or some good resources for this?

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10/2/2015 5:21 PM
In this thread you there are some examples.

I think you will have to filter out only the active parents using either xslt or razor.

The example menu templates have a breadcrumb example too affair.

Or you could render the full menu and hide all that are not in the breadcrumb.

BTW, why not use the breadcrumb skin object?

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10/5/2015 11:25 AM
I'm looking to see what's involved in replicating a menu from another application. So, breadcrumb won't really work.

Wasn't sure if it was a simple Node option or involved tweaking the XSLT. (Didn't want to spend hours trying to figure it out only to discover I was heading down the wrong path.)
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10/5/2015 11:53 AM
If it shows how the user got to the page then I don't see how it can be a menu. Surely it *is* a breadcrumb.

Maybe I misunderstand what you want. ISTM that a menu is all places that you could go from here. A breadcrumb is the single route back to the top of the site.

Best wishes,
- Richard
Agile Development Consultant, Practitioner, and Trainer
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