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The submenu is secondary menu. It is a menu that is contained within main menu.


  • The submenu is positioned at the top of the screen and right of the main menu.
  • The submenu sticks to the top of the screen. When a user scrolls down, the submenu will remain on the top position.
  • It contains a list of items which are available within selected item from the main menu.
  • The maximum number of items in submenu is 7. If items exceed that number, the remaining items will appear as a dropdown list within the more_horiz icon.
  • It should always display the maximum number of visible items (but never more than 7 in big screens) according to the size of the screen. The submenu should calculate the available space and move items into the more_horiz dropdown as they exceed the size.

Usermenu dropdown

  • On the right side of the submenu there is the confer the user menu. On click it shows a menu contains the different related sections
  • The links of the dropdown menu become #00C081 on mouseover.
  • When the length of other elements of the submenu exceed the available space
  • In case the user name or the email in this menu would be larger than the available space the text would be truncated with 3 dots “…” When this happen a tooltip appears on mouseover showing the full content of the truncated text:bootstrap tooltip