.NET Tutorials, Forums, Interview Questions And Answers
Welcome :Guest
Sign In
Win Surprise Gifts!!!

Top 5 Contributors of the Month
Gaurav Pal
Post New Web Links

Configure Menu

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 10, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
I'm using VS 2008 I have the following menu as shown below. I have 2 questions. 1) After the "Solutions" item there is a black arrow. How do I get rid of that as I have specified Horizontal for the Menu Control 2) How do you configure each sub item in "Solutions" to have a grey backcolor when the "Solutions" item is hovered? and when you hover a sub item, the forecolor goes blue?   <td>        <asp:Menu ID="Menu1" runat="server" Orientation="Horizontal" ForeColor="Black">            <StaticHoverStyle ForeColor="Blue" BackColor="#E4E4E4" />            <Items>                <asp:MenuItem Text="Home" Value="Home" NavigateUrl="~/Default.aspx"></asp:MenuItem>                <asp:MenuItem Text="Solutions" Value="Solutions">                    <asp:MenuItem Text="Technical Sup

View Complete Post

More Related Resource Links

configure distribution wizard does not appear on SSMS menu when trying to create new publication



Server A SQL 2005 sp2 Standard Ed. (9.00.3042.00)

Server B SQL 2005 sp2 Standard Ed. (9.00.3068.00)

A replication was setup on these two server a while back by someone else. Server A is the publisher and Server B is the distributor and subscriber. The replication was not working and was told it have never worked.

I was requested to rebuild the replication with local distributor, ie, moving distributor from Server B to Server A.


1. deleted the subscriber from Server B using SSMS.

2. deleted the publication from Server A using SSMS.

3. dropped the distributor using the following script on Server B

                         EXEC sp_dropdistributor @no_checks= 1

I noticed distribution database was gone from Server B. Both publication and subscription were disappeared on SSMS from respective server.


When I tried to create new publication, the "Configure Distribution Wizard" did not appeared as I expected, and the creation failed eventually with the following error.


Creating Publication

- Creating Publication 'Areporting' (Error)

ASP.NET Menu with jQuery Superfish

Choosing the right type of menu for a website is not easy at all. The ASP.NET Menu Control is definitely NOT a good starting point due to the horrendous markup it renders, nor is it good for SEO because of the Markup/Content ratio, neither can it be easily styled.

Problem making Role based Menu in MVC application



 I want to make Rolebase menu in MVC such that if user doesnot have permission for some action then that Action name shouldnot be shown in the Menu.

 I have used the code in the url(http://forums.asp.net/t/1566328.aspx) in my MVC application.My application is a Discussion Forum(in MVC) same functionality as in this forum forums.asp.net

 I have used Controllers for post, thread etc.In each controller there are some actions that are using [Authorize(Roles)] attribute

 but this coding does not count  those Actions in Controllers having Authorize attribute according to the url http://forums.asp.net/t/1566328.aspx 

 In the code, Authorize attribute is applied to Controller class, but my requirement is of Applying Authorize attribute to some actions in controller so that some are available for all users and  some links are available rolewise.Now what is the solution for that?



DropDownExtender - menu disapears


Hello all, first ever post here :)

Hope you guys can help me out, this drives me crazy...

So I got 2 updatepanels on my page. In one there is a Timer which updates for example a label. In the other one there is a dropdownextender. Everytime the timer ticks while the dropdown menu is displayed the menu disapears. I attached the sample code below....any insights on this? And yes, the dropdown and the label need to be in two seperate updatepanels....

Many thanks



<form id="form1" runat="server">

<asp:ToolkitScriptManager ID="ScriptManager1" runat="server" />

<asp:UpdatePanel ID="UpdatePanel1" runat="server" UpdateMode="Conditional">
<asp:Timer ID="Timer1" runat="server" OnTick="Timer1_Tick" Interval="4000" />
<asp:Label ID="Label1" runat="server" Text="Label"></asp:Label>

<asp:UpdatePanel ID="UpdatePanel2" runat="server">


How to configure IIS 7.0 for ASP.NET Web Pages Razor


I'm working on a blog framework using ASP.NET Web Pages with Razor Syntax and I'm having some trouble with URL rewrites. My server is a Windows Server 2008, which runs IIS 7.0. WebMatrix is already installed on the server and .cshtml pages runs without problems, as long as they are named "index.cshtml" I don't have to supply the extension.

What does not work, is when I have URLs that does not correspond to physical files, e.g. website/post/why where the only physical file I have is post.cshtml. With IIS Express, the post.cshtml file is execute but on IIS 7.0 I get a 404 error.

Should I install the URL Rewrite for IIS 7.0? What configuration changes is required?

Can't get an Icon to show for Desktop shortcut and Program Menu



I've created a SetupWizard, but can't get it to show the Icon for the shortcut on desktop and program menu. The installation goes fine without any errors, the only problem is the icon.

I've made a shortcut of my exe file in the Application Folder and dragged the shortcut to the Desktop folder, then on the shortcut properties, I assigned it an icon picture located in Application Folder.

Any suggestions will be very much appreciated.


Configure Datasource using gridview problem


Hi i  have one asp.net textbox control..

and one dropdownlist inside gridview itemtemplate textbox..

what my problem..?

A Textbox36 has values some thing like this A1','A2','A3

i wirte this below query in sqldatasource1 and this sqldarasource1 is binded to gridview ItemTemplate Dropdownlist..

Select ItemName from Table1 where code in (@C)

Here @C im refering to Textbox36..

It show me the record if it has one value if its multiple like A1','A2','A3 it not showing/filtering ItemName data..

Whatz the probel?

May i use the collapse and expand feature (like tree menu) in Report ?


HI all,

May i use the collapse and expand feature (like tree menu) at Report iam using the Report viewer  Control for displaying the Report on my Asp.net Page .


I have number records and each record have detail as i clicked or expand the record then details will be shown is it possible with report viewer control 
If any one have experince before please share the ideas.


Best Regards

Configuring website to ASP.NET 2.0 failed. You may need to manually configure this site for ASP.NET


I am trying to create a new website project in Visual Studio 2005, the website is an IIS website (ie. http://localhost/website1) and i get the following error message;

Configuring website to ASP.NET 2.0 failed. You may need to manually configure this site for ASP.NET 2.0 in order for your site to run correctly.

then when i try to debug the project i get the following error;

Unable to start debugging on the web server. The server does not support debugging of ASP.net or ATL server applications.

I am running Windows XP professional, with .NET 2.0 installed, and IIS V5.1

How can i get a simple website to debug on my machine?

Changing classic asp.net Menu to CssAdapterMenu


Hello Friends,

                     I have been using asp.net menu control that is programmatically binded at runtime and has n child node levels. Now i want to use CssAdapterMenu instead because the menu control contains more than 1000 menuItems(in the near future it can also be more 2000 menuItems) and has very slow response in IE 6 or IE 7.

                    Now my question is how should i change the classic asp.net menu to CssAdapterMenu. What should be the steps? Any samples example of n child node levels would be helpful


Asp.net menu cssadapter


Hi All,

I am using asp.net menu using cssadapter. How Can I change this the menu show menu using mouse click




Modify Menu adapter to show selected


Hey, I need some help modifying the menu adapter code to give child <ul> elements a class value indicating that the parent is selected. It should render like this:


< ul class="AspNet-Menu">
	< li class="AspNet-Menu-WithChildren  AspNet-Menu-ChildSelected">
		< a href="/rockit/admin/Default.aspx" class="AspNet-Menu-Link  AspNet-Menu-ChildSelected">
		< span>Mypage< /span>< /a>
			< ul class="AspNet-Sub AspNet-Sub-Selected">
				< li class="AspNet-Menu-Leaf  AspNet-Menu-Selected">
					< a href="/rockit/admin/Default2.aspx" class="AspNet-Menu-Link  AspNet-Menu-Selected">
					< span>Test< /span>< /a>
				< /li>
				< li class="AspNet-Menu-Leaf">
					< a href="/rockit/Default3.aspx" class="AspN

How to keep the hover for Parent menu and set the selected menu item css for child menu item?



I'm using cssfriendly control adapter for menu. My asp.net menu control's datasource is a sitemap file I'm using which contains all the urls.

I have the following questions:

  1. Is there a way to keep the parent menu item hovered while hovering over the respective child menu items?
  2. Is there a way to keep the child menu item selected? I am able to set the css for the parent menu, however I was wondering if the same is possible with the child items.

Please help! Smile


Moneka Smile

.AspNet-Menu-Selected Problems


I am trying to have the selected item in the menu be noticeable different than the other items.  I am able to change the border as in the samples, but nothing else. I would like the selected font color to change as well as the background image / color.  Here is a sample page and style sheet.  Any help is greatly appreciated.

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
<head runat="server">
    <title>Untitled Page</title>
    <link href="MainStyle.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" />
    <form id="form1" runat="server">
    <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width: 100%; height: 100%">
                    <!-- Indention Pushes First Link Over -->

Css Friendly Adapters - asp.net Horizontal Menu - IE6



Hopefully someone can help.

I have an asp.net menu with horizontal static top tier followed by 2 dynamic vertical lower tiers.

It renders fine in all other browsers etc. etc. - apart from IE6.

In IE6 the menu is not rendered horizontally and insttead the items are stacked vertically.

It is my understanding that when using horizontal orientation, the menu items are effectively floated next to each other. 

So I can get round this float problem in IE6 by specifying a width for the items i.e.:


*html .AdminMenu .AspNet-Menu-Horizontal ul.AspNet-Menu li
	width: 45px;
	text-align: left;
	margin: 0;
	padding: 0;

Problem is, I do not want to set the width for each item. If I do this then it means regardless of the length of the text the width will always be the same.

On other browsers I do not set a width but instead set left/right margin so that every item is evenly spaced.

How can I do this in IE6? Essentially each li should wrap the text and float nex

Configure This: Parameterize Your Apps Using XML Configuration In The .NET Framework 2.0


There are a number of ways to configure an application in the .NET Framework 2.0. This article explores the classes of the revamped System.Configuration namespace and explains how to use XML configuration files for your app configuration settings.

Bryan Porter

MSDN Magazine June 2006

Cutting Edge: Adding a Context Menu to ASP.NET Controls


Although the context menu is a common element of most desktop applications, it is still fairly uncommon in Web application names because it doesn't map well to a server-based technology like ASP. NET.

Dino Esposito

MSDN Magazine February 2005

ASP.NetWindows Application  .NET Framework  C#  VB.Net  ADO.Net  
Sql Server  SharePoint  Silverlight  Others  All   

Hall of Fame    Twitter   Terms of Service    Privacy Policy    Contact Us    Archives   Tell A Friend