Menus Menu Item Text Separator

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Menu Manager: Text Separator Menu Item

How To Access

To create a new Text Separetor Menu Item:

  • Select Menus › [name of the menu] from the drop-down menu on the back-end of your Joomla! installation (for example, Menus › Main Menu).
  • Click New to create a new menu item.
  • Click the Menu Item Type Select button, System Links and then click the Text Seperator.(Last item in the list).


The Menu Item separator provides:

  • A method to seperate different links.
  • A method give some order.
  • A method to give some description before each link.


Examples of:

How to Access Example


Menu Output Example


Quick Tips

You can use image as a Text Separator. You have to write a Menu Title, but if you want to use only image as a separator, Menu Title can be only "space".


At the top right you will see the toolbar:


The functions are:


  • Save. Saves the menu item and stays in the current screen.</translate>


  • Save & Close. Saves the menu item and closes the current screen.</translate>


  • Save & New. Saves the menu item and keeps the editing screen open and ready to create another menu item.</translate>


  • Cancel/Close. Closes the current screen and returns to the previous screen without saving any modifications you may have made.</translate>


  • Help. Opens this help screen.</translate>