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navagation menu from folder structure?

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 25, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

Hello there,

If I have a folder structure that a user can place documents into, how do I create a navmenu that populates its  subfolder based on the contents of its corresponding subfolder in the folder structure? For instance if I have a menu item named "Forms" and I want it to get all the documents out of a folder named "Forms" (In which these documents are populated by a user placing them in there)


Hopefully I explained with enough detail, thanks for any help guys.




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