Javascript Dhtml Menu



Free Dhtml Menu Features

Free DHTML Menu is the most popular JavaScript drop down menu maker currently found on the web. Covers all your DHTML web menu system needs and more. With our brand-new intuitive user interface, it easily creates fully featured cross-browser drop down menus in a visual edit mode. You can generate stylish DHTML menus in minutes with our frequently updated templates. Resource Folder settings and big optimized publishing guide you to add a drop down menu to your pages in a fast and easy way without any hand coding, working both locally and on the web. Free Dreamweaver, FrontPage, Expression Web and GoLive add-ins help you quickly design your menu and integrate it with your existing web site. Free DHTML Menu Builder also generates search-engine-friendly drop down web menus, which therefore can be properly indexed by search engines, such as Google. Create JavaScript Cross Browser Menus!
  • Tab Menu is supported. It is a menu type which displays main menu items as tabs. The sub menu items are always displayed on a line below when moving the mouse over or clicking a main menu item

Tab Menu

  • Support setting background with rounded corner. Users can choose background images in Background Library or custom the background images as they like

Choose images in Background Library

  • Add new templates and modify the present style in the built-in templates
  • Sort the images by the use frequency in all image libraries and the Style panel of Menu Item
  • Simplify the surround function by dividing "Popup Menu > Surround" into normal panel and advanced panel. Users can adjust the color, tint & brightness to edit the surround image or choose corners and edges separately.

    Simplify the surround function

  • Modifying the present styles of menu item

    Modifing the present styles


Main Features


  • Full cross browser compatibility (Immediate coverage of browser updates)

    ( IE 7, Google Chrome, FireFox 3, Opera 9.5 and Safari 3.1 supported!)
  • Dreamweaver, FrontPage, Expression Web and Adobe GoLive integrated plug-ins totally for FREE

    Dreamweaver integrated plug-ins

    Expression Web integrated plug-ins

    FrontPage integrated plug-ins


  • Database driven JavaScript menus with server-side code, like ASP, PHP, JSP, ASP.NET or ColdFusion
  • User-friendly interface has improved the fashionable skin, the reasonable layout and handy editing
  • Generates search engine friendly drop down menus

    Generates search engine friendly

  • Free Google XML Sitemap and general sitemap generators based on your menu structure

    Free Google XML Sitemap

  • Keyboard Navigation function enables user to control the menu by using the keyboard. Press Alt + F2 to enter.
  • Multi-column Menu can arrange long pop up menu items in a table in group; and the multi-row menu can also be reached

    Multi-column Menu

  • Visible over Flash, selected boxes, Iframes and even PDF files

    Visible over Flash

  • Full Edit Mode enables to edit and preview menu in the preview window directly; double-click menu item to edit its text in preview window; the modification can be synchronized between preview window and Menu Tree panel

    Full Edit Mode

  • Edit image and save as custom resources freely in image library and background library

    Edit image and save as custom resources

  • Disable certain items and separators function can hide certain items or separators due to your own needs.

    Disable certain items and separators

  • Copy and Paste function duplicates menu items quickly and keep their properties in the same or different program windows
  • Supports switching to drop-down menu from tree-like menu by importing the authoring file (*.stm) of Sothink Tree Menu

    switching to drop-down menu from tree-like menu

  • Tips of the Day provides tips & tricks about using the program
  • Encoding can encode menu in the proper language
  • Supports W3C Valid XHTML 1.0 Valid XHTML 1.0
  • Generates a drop down menu structure from your existing web site pages by our unique Site Navigation Generator

    Site Navigation Generator

  • Position menus anywhere on your web page easily
  • Creates cross frame menus for all kinds of frame-based web site, like common frames, nested frames or Iframes
  • The current page in use can be auto-highlighted in your DHTML menu navigation
  • Auto scrolls long pop up menu items

    Auto scrolls


  • Float menus follow the browsers?scrollbars
  • Context right click menu; use any elements on your page to trigger the menus, such as image, text, or even a Flash movie (Custom menu)
  • Supports Non-English languages, even Right-to-Left languages, such as Arabic

    Supports Non-English languages

  • Fully customizable properties, like font, icon, background, border, cursor, tool tip, surround, effects, alignment, transparency, size and etc,.
  • Select images for icon, arrow, background and separator easily from our rich Image Library and Background Library edit them freely
  • Multiple menus on the same page; multiple pages use the same JavaScript menu
  • Set Resource Folder for resources files to make the same menu display exactly in multi-page of different folders; and preview the menu locally or on the web
  • Simplifies Publishing to insert the menu into the page easier; auto-generate menu code; copy and paste resource files used in the menu into the specific folder

    Simplifies Publishing

  • Any HTML code can be used within menu items

    HTML code can be used

  • Free combination of vertical or horizontal sub menu items

    vertical or horizontal sub menu items

  • Menus can span 100% across the width of your web page; each menu item of the top level will be auto adjusted to get even width

    Stretch whole menu width

  • Supports any DOCTYPEs, and supports UTF-8