size of the HTML Menu

Posted on 2014-11-25
Last Modified: 2014-12-10
Are there any example to build up a menu such that it can realign the menu on a smaller screen ? Does the code allow to detect the screen size and recreate any menu as attached ?

Question by:AXISHK
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Expert Comment

ID: 40464618
There are multiple ways of doing this, a few examples here

Really depends on your markup.

Author Comment

ID: 40465919
Do I need to include a code to detect the screen size, in order to display screen1 (large screen) or screen 2 (smaller screen) ? How to achieve this ?

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ID: 40465921
The link above gives you the css and media queries for each example

The keyword here is media queries e.g.
@media screen and (max-width: 768px) {
  .tinynav { display: block }
  .dropdown { display: none }

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This tells the browser what to do at various screen sizes
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Author Comment

ID: 40465958
Tks.  As seen in my attached screen, the application will put all the menu item into a "square box". So does it mean there are two some special coding on handling the items ?  

Is it possible to have a sample demonstrate so that I can visualize how to make this menu in two different resolution, similar to my attached screens ?

Great thanks again.
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Expert Comment

ID: 40465962
If you are using Magento I would look at Magento Connect for some freebie plugins, though I thought Magento had a responsive menu built in now...?

Author Comment

ID: 40465979
I have downloaded Magento but I will not use it as I can't find a way to start after reading a user guide menu.  

I only need to build two set of menu on different resolution, similar to that I have attached. Tks
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Expert Comment

ID: 40465982
The link provides all the css and media queries for the different menu's
Unless you have real code and not a screenshot there is no point providing code as every implementation is different

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