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Oracle APEX Cookbook - Second Edition by Marcel Van Der Plas, Michel Van Zoest

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Creating a navigation bar

The navigation bar is the area of an APEX application that is normally placed into the header of each page (unless the template is changed of course). As a standard, the Logout link is provided here, so users can quickly log out of the application from any page.

This recipe will show how a navigation bar can be customized. This will allow users to quickly reach certain pages in the application.

Getting ready

In this recipe we are going to see how you can create a quick link to a contact page. Before we can do that, we first need to have this page ready.

  1. Create a new blank page. Name it Contact and assign page ID 999 to it.
  2. Create a new HTML region on this page and enter the following text into it:
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