Showing the revised menus


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Showing the revised menus

Drupal's menu system got a substantial overhaul in version 7, which is good, because it tended to be kind of confusing in Drupal 6. If we go up to our Drupal 6 tab here and go to our menus we click Administer > Site building > Menus, you can see that there are only three menus by default Navigation, Primary links, and Secondary links. Those three they don't really mean anything from their names. It's hard to tell what a primary link is and what a secondary link is. In Drupal 7 however there are now four menus and we get to that by going to Structure and Menus.

Those four menus tend to be better labeled. Main menu, well, that's fairly clear, Management, Navigation, and User menu. We are going to go through all of these and show you exactly what's in them. The first one, Main menu, has only one item in it which we get to by clicking on List Links > Home. Well, that should look familiar to you. If I close my administrative overlay here, it's this menu up here. I...

Showing the revised menus
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Showing the revised menus provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Tom Geller as part of the Drupal 7 New Features

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