How To: Add a New Menu to the Storefront


This article may no longer be relevant or up to date. Please return to the main page of the section.

  • In the Administration panel, go to Design → Menus.
  • Click the + button to add a menu.
  • In the appeared window, specify the Name of the menu (e.g. New menu).
New menu
  • Click the Create button.

  • Click the gear button next to the created menu, choose Manage items, and in the opened window click the + button.

  • In the appeared window specify:

    • Parent item - Select the necessary parent level.

    • Name - Type the name of your item (e.g. New Item).

    • Pos. - Specify the link position.

    • URL - Enter the URL of the page which will open when the link is clicked on (e.g. index.php?dispatch=categories.catalog).

    • Activate menu item for dispatch - Specify the pages on which to display the tab as active (e.g. sitemap.view).


      If you use two or more pages, leave this field empty.

    • Generate submenu - Select whether submenu containing child elements of the selected object (None = no submenu; Category = subcategories of the selected category; Page = child pages of the selected page) should be generated.

    • User-defined CSS class - User-defined CSS class will be added to the menu item, so this will allow to define the menu item with its own CSS style.

New menu item
  • Click the Create button.