Create a New Folder called
tutorial shows how to insert a DHTML menu into a web page. DHTML
- DHTML Menu’s are compatible
with FF1, IE5, Opr7
- DHTML Menu’s load quicker than
menu’s developed in Fireworks.
- DHTML Menu’s are easy to
update. You can update your entire menu from one file.
This assignment will give you experience figuring out how tech problems are solved in the "real world". You will need to problem solve with little teacher help. Answers will cost points.
Step 1: Please
see http://www.dynamicdrive.com/, Menus &
Navigation, , Multi-level menus, and then HV Menu to see a DHTML
you have access to Winzip (if you are working from home) download
the tutorial and go to http://www.dynamicdrive.com/. View the sample menu page.
- If you are working from FHS, create a new dhtml folder, download each individual file
Note 1: This tutorial assumes
some basic technical and HTML knowledge.
Note 2: Only make one change at a time before saving and
viewing. One small error can make it difficult to
3: You must have exmplmenu_var.js, menu_com.js, tri.gif, and example.htm in
your DHTML folder. The other files are
optional for installation
Step 2: Show the instructor a functional version
of example.htm from your new dhtml folder. (Do not show the teacher
Step 3: Read
the HV page on Dynamic Drive and the Tutorial to see how to edit the exmplmenu_var.js file.
Step 4: Check out the graphic on the right to see what variables
Step 5: Edit
the exmplmenu_var.js so the
example.htm has a different background and text color. Look closely
at each description to figure out what to change.Do not change first variable (5).
Step 5: Show the instructor your new version of
example.htm from your new dhtml
||Different Background Color
||Different Text Color
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