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Contents


Important: Saved changes for a Site Menu may take some time to appear, about 10-15 minutes.

  • Log into Drupal.

  • Click on Workbench, then on Menus



  • Filter for the name of the Site Menu that you want to edit and click Apply.


  • Click Edit menu on the right side to make changes to a Site Menu.
  • Important: Saved changes for a Site Menu may take some time to appear, about 10-15 minutes.
  • You will see a list of menu items, or a blank menu if you’re making a new Site Menu.  
    To add a menu item, click “Add link”.


    If you only need to edit an existing Menu item, click on Edit on the right side.


    Editing a menu item:



  • You will then see a form to you enter information about the menu item. 

  • Provide a Menu link title, which is what will be displayed.

  • Type the name of the page in the Link field to autocomplete OR paste a link.

  •  If you want to nest a menu item under a parent, choose a Parent link for your menu item (see below).


  • Click Save to set the Menu item.

  • To adjust a menu item, drag the menu item into the place you want it to fit, and click Save. 

  • Menu Items may also be moved inward, to the right to become a child menu item, underneath of a parent Menu Item. Here, Campus Life menu item was dragged down and inward to the right to become a child item of Resources.



  • Important: Saved changes for a Site Menu may take some time to appear, about 10-15 minutes.

How to make a drop menu, with a parent menu item that contains other items.

  1. To set a parent item that links to a page, edit the parent menu item or add a new menu item and check Show as expanded.
    If you don't want the parent to link to a page, put <nolink> in the Link field, so only the parent title text appears, without linking to anything.


    Without a page link, the Link field should be <nolink>
  2. Click Save.

  3. In your Menu Items list, edit the Menu items you want to be children and set the new Parent link for each child menu item.


  4. Important: Saved changes for a Site Menu may take some time to appear, about 10-15 minutes.

How to make a Menu item open up in a new window

  1. Edit a Menu item in your menu or Add a new Menu link (see above).

  2. In the Edit menu link form, click on the Attributes section to open it.

  3. In the Target menu, select New window (_blank) and click Save.
    Your Menu Item link will now open in a new window.