NN 6, IE 5
You want navigation menus to drop down from a menu bar on the page.
Figure 10-2. Drop-down menus in action
To implement this solution, you must create (or borrow) menu header images for normal and highlighted versions. In several places within the menus.js library, you fill in the text and links for the menu items. The library does the rest to assemble the DHTML components for the menus, under guidance of the menus.css style sheets.
The menu bar is hardwired into the page's HTML as a
div containing three
img element is surrounded by a
a) element containing basic navigation
action for use by drop-down menu users and simple clicking. Mouse
event handlers for the
img elements are assigned
by a script:
<div id="menubar"> <a href="index.html"><img id="menuImg_1" class="menuImg" src="home_off.jpg" border="0" height="20" width="80"></a><a href="catalog.html"><img id="menuImg_2" class="menuImg" src="catalog_off.jpg" ...