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Responding to menuitem clicks

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107973 Mar 26,2013 09:41 PM UTC Apr 3,2013 06:47 AM UTC ASP.NET MVC (Classic) 1
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Doug Matulis
Asked On March 26, 2013 09:41 PM UTC


I am very, very new to Javascript and now a new user to Syncfusion controls.  I have a question regarding responding to menuitem clicks from the menu control in my ASP.NET MVC 4 application.  Assuming handling these events is best done from Javascript, how do you navigate to another page in your site from Javascript code using the Syncfusion menu control?  Is there a sample that shows how to setup and what the call is in Javascript to so this?


Meena [Syncfusion]
Replied On April 3, 2013 06:47 AM UTC

Hi Doug,


Thanks for contacting Syncfusion forums.


Your requirement of navigating to a page on menu item click can be achieved in two ways.


Way 1: We have given an in-built support for menu item page navigation. This can be achieved using “UrlMapper” property of the Menu Item.


Please refer the below code snippet,






@Html.Syncfusion().Menu("MyMenu").Mode(MenuModel.ModeType.NormalMenu).Width(300).ClientSideOnClick("ClientSideOnClick").DataSource((System.Collections.IEnumerable)ViewData["MenuData"]).BindTo(fields => fields.Id("ID").ParentId("ParentID").Text("MenuText").UrlMapper("LinkAttributes"))



        public object LinkAttributes




                return new { rel='nofollow' href = "http://www.google.com" };





In the above code, we have bind the menu items using generic list binding.


Way 2: As per your requirement, we can also achieve the page navigation in javascript using “ClientSideOnClick” event. Please refer the below code snippet.









// This event will be triggered on menu item click.


function ClientSideOnClick(sender, args) {      






We have also prepared a simple sample with the above requirement and it can be downloaded from the below link.


Note : In the attached sample, we have achieved the requirement in javascript.


Kindly have a look at the sample and let us know if it helps.


Sorry for the delayed response.






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