Preview Setup is a useful setting in Sothink DHTML Menu, which can help users to better design and preview the menu in time. This setup dialog is quite useful in menu creating process, especially for those who want menu to suit the layout and background color of the web page.
Enter “Preview > Preview Setup” to configure the preview setting.
Web designers can set Background color and Page margin to configure the menu so it can suit the HTML web page better.
- Background color
Set the background color for preview window. You can set the background color the same with your web page, so you will get the matchable menu color and style.
- Page margin
Input value to set menu’s left and right margin in the preview window.
After the menu creating, you can preview the menu in a certain HTML page and preview its effect! This function is for those advanced users of Sothink DHTML Menu.
- Preview in Pages
To preview the menu in an HTML page, you can set this option to get it.
Choose the button “Add” and pick up the page which the menu is inserted into, put the cursor in the place where the menu is shown in the page, so the menu can locate in the proper position in the HTML page. You can choose the button “Edit” to change the position of the cursor, so does the menu’s position.
There’re some other options；
- Auto-refresh preview window:
Checking this option, the program will refresh the menu result in preview window automatically when you make any modification.
- Prompt to refresh if the menu is modified:
This option is available with the option “Auto-refresh preview window” unchecked. Checking this option, the program will prompt you to refresh the menu result by clicking the prompt.
- Display the HTML page in program’s preview window
Checking this option, you can see the exact position of the DHTML menu within built-in preview window of the program.
- Display the HTML page in external preview window
Checking this option, you can preview the exact position of DHTML menu just in external preview window.