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Accordion (Tree) Menu V3

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Accordion Menu V3 and Accordion Tree Menu V3 are xml flash accordion menus featuring customized states, customized transitions and tweens. Here are all known issues for Accordion Menu V3 and Accordion Tree Menu V3, they should be similar, since basically it is the same component. If you have any questions that you think we should discuss here please let us know.

Call JavaScript from XML

(2007-07-06 - views: 40340)
Q:How can i call JavaScript function from XML?

Open menu item pages into target - "_self"

(2008-01-02 - views: 31894)
Q:Hello, I want to have my sub menu items open in the same window and have changed all my "target_blank" to "target_self". They are all still opening in a new window however. How can I change this. Thanks.

Load movies on item select

(2008-01-14 - views: 28019)
Q:How can I use the accordion tree menu to load movies into a content box for a flash website?

Item description from XML

(2008-01-21 - views: 23042)
Q:Can I use an attribute for each menu item in the xml file to store some description about the menu item ? Then can I read it with Flash and display it into a dynamic text field ?

Can I add a rollover sound?

(2007-11-26 - views: 20552)
Q:Is there a way to add a sound when the user positions the mouse over menu and submenu items? How do I go about adding this?

Add different styles for each main items.

(2007-11-29 - views: 20469)
Q:I am trying to figure out how to change the colors so that each main item name has a different color box. Is there a way to make each of these parent styles a different color?

Change Text Color on Rollover

(2008-03-05 - views: 18133)
Q:How can I change the color of a Text menu items, when the user roll-over a menu item.

Align header text to right

(2008-04-14 - views: 17680)
Q:Is there a way to align the titles of the menu items to the right and not to the left, which seems to be the default ?

Go to different frames by pressing a menu item

(2007-08-17 - views: 17059)
Q:How can I go to a certain frame of my movie clip when I click on a menu item ?

Automatic Collapse

(2008-01-03 - views: 16411)
Q:Is it possible to have the menu collapse once you select a sub-item?

Use hand cursor on menu

(2007-08-15 - views: 15441)
Q:How can I enable the hand cursor when the mouse rolls over the Accordion Menu or Accordion Tree Menu component instance ?

Transparent background menu

(2007-09-19 - views: 15424)
Q:Can I make an Accordion (Tree) Menu that is just text--no skin or background, just elegant dropdown text

Adding icons

(2007-10-15 - views: 15344)
Q:Is there a way to have the same icon for an item that doesn't contain a sub item? I tried adding to the item field but it was all messed up because the alignment is off.

hotwo: submenus already expanded on activation?

(2007-12-04 - views: 15119)
Q:How can I make it so that the 2nd level items are already expanded (showing the 3rd level) when the main menu (1st level) item is activated. And so that they remain expanded when the main level is collapsed? Thanks so much!

How do I add the AccordionTreeMenuV3 on stage in runtime?

(2007-11-15 - views: 14822)
Q:How do I add the AccordionTreeMenuV3 on stage in runtime?

Disable-Enable Accordion (Tree) Menu V3

(2007-08-29 - views: 14660)
Q:How can I disable the Accordion (Tree) Menu V3?

Keep the Accordion (Tree) Menu V3 vertically aligned

(2007-10-11 - views: 14214)
Q:Can I keep the Accordion Tree Menu V3 vertically aligned on my stage?

Animated items

(2007-08-17 - views: 14063)
Q:Can I use animated movie clips as skin for my items ?

Referencing item's textfield in Accordion (Tree) Menu V3

(2007-07-17 - views: 13723)
Q:How can I set the anti-alias for the text of Accordion (Tree) Menu's items

Underline On Rollover

(2007-12-24 - views: 13247)
Q:Hi, I have modified this menu to text only and would like to be able to create an underline on rollover effect so people can see which sub menu item they are about to choose. I appreciate any help.

Autoexpand on Start

(2007-12-05 - views: 12916)
Q:I want to auto open the tree on swf startup.
a index root variable is given via php or swfobject

Add a fixed item under the menu

(2007-09-26 - views: 12548)
Q:How can I add a fixed item under the Accordion (Tree) Menu V3.

Rotated text for menu items

(2008-03-31 - views: 12319)
Q:Is there a possibility to have the text in the menu items rotated and repositioned to fit ?

Scene navigation

(2007-07-13 - views: 12289)
Q:How can I use Accordion (Tree) Menu V3 to navigate through scenes.

Selected item level

(2007-08-15 - views: 12210)
Q:How can I find out on which level is found the selected item of an Accordion Tree Menu component ?

Accordion Tree Menu expandAll()

(2008-05-28 - views: 12205)
Q:Trying to just make everything expand in the accordion tree menu but cannot seem to find the correct useage of expandAll() (if that's what I'd used to accomplish this).

clickItem() and expandItem() do not execute actions of menu item

(2008-06-11 - views: 12122)
Q:I keep calling expandItem(itemId) and clickItem(itemId) but they do not have any effect. They only expand or select the target menu item, but they don't execute the actions of the menu item, like calling the function specified in the xml file or triggering the appropriate event. How can this be fixed ?

Step backwards and forwards through menu

(2008-03-26 - views: 11886)
Q:Is there a possibility of stepping through the menu, selecting each menu item, in order ? How about going backwards and forwards ?

Change the position of the menu icons

(2008-03-10 - views: 11835)
Q:I have added icons for the menu items, by using the "icon" attribute in the xml node for each menu item. How can I change the icon's position from the default left to right ?

how to change fontsize

(2007-12-03 - views: 11510)
Q:is there a possibilty to change the fontsize ?

Get the type of the selected item

(2007-08-14 - views: 11383)
Q:Can I find out if the selected item is a main menu item or a submenu item ?

Open menu upwards

(2008-04-10 - views: 11079)
Q:Can the accordion menu be opened upwards so that the bottom stays fixed in one position ?

Accordion menu accurate size

(2008-07-08 - views: 10771)
Q:Is there a way of getting the exact size of the menu (after expanding or collapsing menu items), because the width and _height properties are not returning the actual width and height ?

Spacing between menu items

(2008-03-29 - views: 10640)
Q:Is there a way to add extra spacing to the child menus? or between the diffrent items? it seems to be at a fix height, im not sure if the hight of the items can be change?

Change the position of the folder icons

(2008-03-05 - views: 10294)
Q:I have set the menu text to right with: <align>right</align> everything works great, Can I set the Collapsed_icon and Expanded_icon to the right side of the menu ?
thank you

Go To First Child When Select Top Level Menu Item

(2007-12-13 - views: 10091)
Q:There are cases when content doesn't exist for the top level menu items. In these cases, when the user clicks a top menu item or when the clickItem() method is called on this top menu item, the first child of the menu should be selected. How can I make this happen?

Children of a menu item

(2007-08-15 - views: 9943)
Q:How can I find out if a selected menu item has any children ?

Letter kerning

(2008-08-26 - views: 9575)
Q:Is it possible to apply kerning for the text inside the menu items ?

Title on multiple lines

(2008-10-16 - views: 9320)
Q:Is it possible to have the titles displayed on multiple lines and have the height of the items resized according to the text from the title ?


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