CSV - Menu Connect


Menu Connect offers navigation menu options that are otherwise impossible with the built-in Muse menu, or any other widget for that matter. Menu Connect allows you to create expanding sub-menu dropdowns that animate into place to reveal icons, buttons, columns, separators and more.

  • Widget Compatibility: Highly Compatible (No known issues when combining with other MuseThemes widgets)
  • Current Version: 1.1
  • Supported Devices: Desktop, Tablet, Phone

Release Log

  • 1.1: Fixes error in accessing Google Sheets data (08/18/2021)
  • 1.0: Initial Release



Basic Setup

Styling Sections

Styling Sections
The Styling sections: Top Level Styling and Dropdown Styling contain numerous styling options for things like fonts, text size, icon colors and more. These settings are labeled with their specific purpose and will not be discussed here in detail as they are self-explanatory. However, we will cover a few unique settings below.

Menu Spreadsheet

Link: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1R8l7xIi_Uw8MK5CnKB4j6UIw8x7qiWrIu3ijc2qLego/edit?usp=sharing

The content spreadsheet contains all of the key settings for the menu content. The columns in the spreaadsheet are labeled with their function. Here are some details and tips for editing the spreadsheet:

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Google Sheets Setup

Here are detailed instructions and a few tips for customizing the template spreadsheet:

Acquiring Your Google Spreadsheet URL

This section explains the very important process of acquiring the Google Spreadsheet URL, which is pasted into the widget options. Note that if you’ve used our other Connect widgets, the process of acquiring the spreadsheet link is a little different. It must be acquired as described below.

Commonly Asked Questions

What is a .csv file?

A .csv file is a basic spreadsheet file that can be edited in Excel, Numbers, Google Sheets, or similar.

Should I use the web-based template, or the local file? What's the difference?

Ultimately, there's no difference in the functionality of the sidebar menu, whether you use the web template or the local template. Local files allow for traditional editing and backup in your favorite spreadsheet editor. The web template option allows for immediate remote updates for you or your client.

Known Issues/Conflicts

No known issues or conflicts

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