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Page: List Menu ViewHelper

ViewHelper for rendering TYPO3 list menus in Fluid

Supports both automatic, tag-based rendering (which defaults to ul > li with options to set both the parent and child tag names. When using manual rendering a range of support CSS classes are available along with each page record.

DEPRECATED: use v:menu.list instead

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  • Tag usage example

    <v:page.menu.list class="NULL" dir="NULL" id="NULL" lang="NULL" style="NULL" title="NULL" accesskey="NULL" tabindex="123" onclick="NULL" forceClosingTag="1" hideIfEmpty="1" contenteditable="NULL" contextmenu="NULL" draggable="NULL" dropzone="NULL" translate="NULL" spellcheck="NULL" hidden="NULL" showAccessProtected="1" classAccessProtected="'protected'" classAccessGranted="'access-granted'" useShortcutUid="1" useShortcutTarget="1" useShortcutData="1" tagName="'ul'" tagNameChildren="'li'" entryLevel="123" levels="123" expandAll="1" classFirst="''" classLast="''" classActive="'active'" classCurrent="'current'" classHasSubpages="'sub'" substElementUid="1" showHiddenInMenu="1" showCurrent="1" linkCurrent="1" linkActive="1" titleFields="'nav_title,title'" includeAnchorTitle="1" includeSpacers="1" deferred="1" as="'menu'" rootLineAs="'rootLine'" excludePages="[mixed]" forceAbsoluteUrl="1" doktypes="[mixed]" divider="NULL" pages="[mixed]">
    	<!-- tag content - may be ignored! -->
    </v:page.menu.list>
  • Inline usage example

    {v:page.menu.list(class: 'NULL', dir: 'NULL', id: 'NULL', lang: 'NULL', style: 'NULL', title: 'NULL', accesskey: 'NULL', tabindex: 123, onclick: 'NULL', forceClosingTag: 1, hideIfEmpty: 1, contenteditable: 'NULL', contextmenu: 'NULL', draggable: 'NULL', dropzone: 'NULL', translate: 'NULL', spellcheck: 'NULL', hidden: 'NULL', showAccessProtected: 1, classAccessProtected: ''protected'', classAccessGranted: ''access-granted'', useShortcutUid: 1, useShortcutTarget: 1, useShortcutData: 1, tagName: ''ul'', tagNameChildren: ''li'', entryLevel: 123, levels: 123, expandAll: 1, classFirst: '''', classLast: '''', classActive: ''active'', classCurrent: ''current'', classHasSubpages: ''sub'', substElementUid: 1, showHiddenInMenu: 1, showCurrent: 1, linkCurrent: 1, linkActive: 1, titleFields: ''nav_title,title'', includeAnchorTitle: 1, includeSpacers: 1, deferred: 1, as: ''menu'', rootLineAs: ''rootLine'', excludePages: [mixed], forceAbsoluteUrl: 1, doktypes: [mixed], divider: 'NULL', pages: [mixed])}

Arguments

Argument Description Type
accesskey

Keyboard shortcut to access this element

string
as

If used, stores the menu pages as an array in a variable named after this value and renders the tag content. If the tag content is empty automatic rendering is triggered.

string
class

CSS class(es) for this element

string
classAccessGranted

Optional class name to add to links which are access protected but access is actually granted

string
classAccessProtected

Optional class name to add to links which are access protected

string
classActive

Optional class name to add to active links

string
classCurrent

Optional class name to add to current link

string
classFirst

Optional class name for the first menu elment

string
classHasSubpages

Optional class name to add to links which have subpages

string
classLast

Optional class name for the last menu elment

string
contenteditable

Specifies whether the contents of the element are editable.

string
contextmenu

The value of the id attribute on the menu with which to associate the element as a context menu.

string
deferred

If TRUE, does not output the tag content UNLESS a v:page.menu.deferred child ViewHelper is both used and triggered. This allows you to create advanced conditions while still using automatic rendering

boolean
dir

Text direction for this HTML element. Allowed strings: "ltr" (left to right), "rtl" (right to left)

string
divider

Optional divider to insert between each menu item. Note that this does not mix well with automatic rendering due to the use of an ul > li structure

string
doktypes

DEPRECATED: Please use typical doktypes for starting points like shortcuts.

mixed
draggable

Specifies whether the element is draggable.

string
dropzone

Specifies what types of content can be dropped on the element, and instructs the UA about which actions to take with content when it is dropped on the element.

string
entryLevel

Optional entryLevel TS equivalent of the menu

integer
excludePages

Page UIDs to exclude from the menu. Can be CSV, array or an object implementing Traversable.

mixed
expandAll

If TRUE and $levels > 1 then expands all (not just the active) menu items which have submenus

boolean
forceAbsoluteUrl

If TRUE, the menu will be rendered with absolute URLs

boolean
forceClosingTag

If TRUE, forces the created tag to use a closing tag. If FALSE, allows self-closing tags.

boolean
hidden

Specifies that the element represents an element that is not yet, or is no longer, relevant.

string
hideIfEmpty

Hide the tag completely if there is no tag content

boolean
id

Unique (in this file) identifier for this HTML element.

string
includeAnchorTitle

If TRUE, includes the page title as title attribute on the anchor.

boolean
includeSpacers

Wether or not to include menu spacers in the page select query

boolean
lang

Language for this element. Use short names specified in RFC 1766

string
levels

Number of levels to render - setting this to a number higher than 1 (one) will expand menu items that are active, to a depth of $levels starting from $entryLevel

integer
linkActive

If FALSE, does not wrap with links the titles of pages that are active in the rootline

boolean
linkCurrent

If FALSE, does not wrap the current page in a link

boolean
onclick

JavaScript evaluated for the onclick event

string
pages

Page UIDs to include in the menu. Can be CSV, array or an object implementing Traversable.

mixed
rootLineAs

If used, stores the menu root line as an array in a variable named according to this value and renders the tag content - which means automatic rendering is disabled if this attribute is used

string
showAccessProtected

If TRUE links to access protected pages are always rendered regardless of user login status

boolean
showCurrent

If FALSE, does not display the current page

boolean
showHiddenInMenu

Include pages that are set to be hidden in menus

boolean
spellcheck

Specifies whether the element represents an element whose contents are subject to spell checking and grammar checking.

string
style

Individual CSS styles for this element

string
substElementUid

Optional parameter for wrapping the link with the uid of the page

boolean
tabindex

Specifies the tab order of this element

integer
tagName

Tag name to use for enclosing container

string
tagNameChildren

Tag name to use for child nodes surrounding links. If set to "a" enables non-wrapping mode.

string
title

Tooltip text of element

string
titleFields

CSV list of fields to use as link label - default is "navtitle,title", change to for example "txmyextsomefield,subtitle,navtitle,title". The first field that contains text will be used. Field value resolved AFTER page field overlays.

string
translate

Specifies whether an elements attribute values and contents of its children are to be translated when the page is localized, or whether to leave them unchanged.

string
useShortcutData

Shortcut to set useShortcutTarget and useShortcutData simultaneously

boolean
useShortcutTarget

Optional param for using shortcut target instead of shortcut itself for current link

boolean
useShortcutUid

If TRUE, substitutes the link UID of a shortcut with the target page UID (and thus avoiding redirects) but does not change other data - which is done by using useShortcutData.

boolean
Required attribute

Revision history

commit 67d81d6778daf22f4ee46c629aae2183f1e491da
Author: Bjoern Fromme <*****@bjo3rn.com>
Date:   Thu Jan 31 12:34:01 2013 +0100

    [FEATURE] Add list menu VH as discussed in #44

commit 55d3984f22ed7b4226d1a8eec7ae42889794e4a8
Author: Claus Due <*****@wildside.dk>
Date:   Thu Jan 31 21:23:24 2013 +0100

    [DOC] Doc comments in Menu ViewHelpers' initializeArguments methods

commit 37301e9cc3c81bafc62943fa9c052804328009e9
Author: Bjoern Fromme <*****@bjo3rn.com>
Date:   Mon Feb 4 11:36:53 2013 +0100

    [TASK] Refactor menu VHs to increase readability

commit c452190db4629babbe2d9911d1c179454096f673
Author: Bjoern Fromme <*****@bjo3rn.com>
Date:   Mon Feb 4 11:59:39 2013 +0100

    [BUGFIX] Fix usage of getMenu after refactoring

commit 1eda8f425a19e95720bfa0ba8df333bcef108b5d
Author: Claus Due <*****@wildside.dk>
Date:   Sat May 4 20:53:07 2013 +0200

    [TASK] Remove unused variables from various Menu ViewHelpers

commit 1094d85a825dc74847a44f3e62fe0390cfd7aad1
Author: Claus Due <*****@wildside.dk>
Date:   Sat May 4 20:53:58 2013 +0200

    [TASK] Cleanup variable backups in various Menu ViewHelpers

commit 9b01aec0f3796dd1f004ad4efee4a7f55624a5ea
Author: Björn Fromme <*****@bjo3rn.com>
Date:   Thu Jun 13 16:57:36 2013 +0200

    [TASK] Adapt changes introduced by deferred rendering

commit 884091d88d756bc3bfb8481ad014f5f64f2e18ea
Author: Björn Fromme <*****@bjo3rn.com>
Date:   Mon Jun 17 15:06:39 2013 +0200

    [BUGFIX] Remove improper use of static property

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Author: Björn Fromme <*****@bjo3rn.com>
Date:   Mon Jun 17 22:24:35 2013 +0200

    [TASK] Adapt changes in PageSelectService::getRootline()

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Author: Björn Fromme <*****@bjo3rn.com>
Date:   Mon Jun 17 22:42:14 2013 +0200

    [TASK] Adapt changes in PageSelectService

commit c3c7b31021034f86ac4e0f61b312f77a38200957
Author: Claus Due <*****@wildside.dk>
Date:   Sat Jun 22 21:18:15 2013 +0200

    [FEATURE] Attribute "as" on all menu ViewHelpers
    
    Use of this argument allows setting the name of the variable that should contain the menu structure (note: in addition to the "menu" variable).

commit 4259f15e5b9dc36f199e259e6afae3b1f92004bb
Author: Björn Fromme <*****@bjo3rn.com>
Date:   Wed Jul 24 18:16:25 2013 +0200

    [TASK] Adjust condition to expected return value

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Author: Claus Due <*****@namelesscoder.net>
Date:   Tue Dec 31 23:08:37 2013 +0100

    [TASK] Happy new year!

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Date:   Sun Jan 18 17:56:13 2015 +0100

    [TASK] Reference Copyright to license.md file