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Menu.Orientation Property

Gets or sets the direction in which to render the Menu control.

Namespace: System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly: System.Web (in system.web.dll)

public Orientation Orientation { get; set; }
/** @property */
public Orientation get_Orientation ()

/** @property */
public void set_Orientation (Orientation value)

public function get Orientation () : Orientation

public function set Orientation (value : Orientation)

Not applicable.

Property Value

One of the Orientation enumeration values. The default is Orientation.Vertical.

Use the Orientation property to specify the direction in which to render the Menu control. The following table lists the available directions.

Orientation

Description

Orientation.Horizontal

The Menu control is rendered horizontally.

Orientation.Vertical

The Menu control is rendered vertically.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the Orientation property to display a horizontal menu.


<%@ Page Language="C#" %>

<!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>Menu Orientation Example</title>
</head>
<body>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">
    
      <h3>Menu Orientation Example</h3>

      <asp:menu id="NavigationMenu"
        staticdisplaylevels="2"
        staticsubmenuindent="10" 
        orientation="Horizontal"
        dynamichorizontaloffset="10"
        target="_blank"  
        runat="server">
      
        <items>
          <asp:menuitem navigateurl="Home.aspx" 
            text="Home"
            tooltip="Home">
            <asp:menuitem navigateurl="Music.aspx"
              text="Music"
              tooltip="Music">
              <asp:menuitem navigateurl="Classical.aspx" 
                text="Classical"
                tooltip="Classical"/>
              <asp:menuitem navigateurl="Rock.aspx"
                text="Rock"
                tooltip="Rock"/>
              <asp:menuitem navigateurl="Jazz.aspx"
                text="Jazz"
                tooltip="Jazz"/>
            </asp:menuitem>
            <asp:menuitem navigateurl="Movies.aspx"
              text="Movies"
              tooltip="Movies">
              <asp:menuitem navigateurl="Action.aspx"
                text="Action"
                tooltip="Action"/>
              <asp:menuitem navigateurl="Drama.aspx"
                text="Drama"
                tooltip="Drama"/>
              <asp:menuitem navigateurl="Musical.aspx"
                text="Musical"
                tooltip="Musical"/>
            </asp:menuitem>
          </asp:menuitem>
        </items>
      
      </asp:menu>

    </form>
  </body>
</html>


Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

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