+ Post New Thread
Results 1 to 5 of 5
EduGeek Joomla 1.5 Package Thread, link menu item to pdf file? in Projects:; is it possible to link a menu item directly to a pdf file? i have the schools mission statement in ...
  1. #1
    RTi
    RTi is offline

    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Birmingham
    Posts
    153
    Thank Post
    23
    Thanked 15 Times in 10 Posts
    Rep Power
    16

    link menu item to pdf file?

    is it possible to link a menu item directly to a pdf file? i have the schools mission statement in pdf format.. and so when i click on Mission Statement from the menu i want it to open the pdf file..

    any ideas?

  2. #2

    FN-GM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    UK
    Posts
    15,963
    Thank Post
    886
    Thanked 1,710 Times in 1,478 Posts
    Blog Entries
    12
    Rep Power
    449
    Yep

    If you go into the menu you want using the menu manager. Then add the direct URL. I have done this a few times on my school site.

    Z

  3. #3
    RTi
    RTi is offline

    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Birmingham
    Posts
    153
    Thank Post
    23
    Thanked 15 Times in 10 Posts
    Rep Power
    16
    hmm... just tried that..but i get a box asking me to open download or cancel.. when i click on the link..

  4. #4

    FN-GM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    UK
    Posts
    15,963
    Thank Post
    886
    Thanked 1,710 Times in 1,478 Posts
    Blog Entries
    12
    Rep Power
    449
    URL Removed

    Click on the term dates at the bottom see if you get it then. What OS and browser are you running?
    Last edited by FN-GM; 22nd August 2008 at 09:27 PM.

  5. #5
    RTi
    RTi is offline

    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Birmingham
    Posts
    153
    Thank Post
    23
    Thanked 15 Times in 10 Posts
    Rep Power
    16
    its ok.. i managed to resolve it.. dont think i followed your instructions correctly..

    i created a new docman page and copied the the 'view' shortcut..and pasted that as a direct url..

    thanks,..

SHARE:
+ Post New Thread

Similar Threads

  1. How to link to file on another server.
    By DirtySnipe in forum EduGeek Joomla 1.5 Package
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 11th June 2008, 10:46 AM
  2. PDF file edit
    By danIT in forum General Chat
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 20th September 2006, 09:00 AM
  3. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 24th January 2006, 11:25 PM
  4. pdf file editting
    By russdev in forum Windows
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 27th September 2005, 01:45 PM

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •