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Mobile Prototyping with Axure 7 by Will Hacker

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Building a menu system

The actual mechanics of showing the menu is set up as a case named Show Menu that is triggered when the OnSwipeRight event is detected. Show Menu is set up as follows:

  1. First, we navigate to Project | Global Variables… and create a global variable named blnMenuVisible. We will store the values True or False in this menu to indicate whether the menu is already showing.
  2. Then we create a Dynamic Panel named DP App Menu that is 548 pixels tall by 270 pixels wide. This will hold our menu.
  3. In this panel, create the menu options and link them to each page.
  4. Then as each page loads, we check to see whether the variable blnMenuVisible is set to False, which means the menu is hidden. This is the trigger for this case to run.
  5. Then, show the ...

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