Note: By default clicking outside of a menu will hide it. Additionally, menu items without a submenu or a URL to navigate will hide their parent menu when clicked. Click the "Show Menu" button below to make the menu visible if it is hidden.
To create a Menu with no pre-existing markup on the page, call the Menu
YAHOO.widget.Menu) passing the id of the Menu
element to be created as the first argument.
Add items to a Menu instance via the
Each item in a Menu can contain a submenu which is set via its "submenu" configuration property. To add a submenu to an item, set the "submenu" property to an object literal containing an "id" property that represents the id for the submenu element and "itemdata" property that references an array of YAHOO.widget.MenuItem configuration properties to be used to create the items in the submenu.
Finally, it is necessary to call the
render method passing
the id of, or reference to the element the Menu should be appended to.