JavaScript Navigation Menu

JavaScript Navigation Menu

You can use dhtmlxMenu as an individual component or as a part of dhtmlxSuite

Product Features

  • Cross-browser compatibility
  • Full controll with JavaScript API
  • Can be used as a dropdown or context menu
  • Multiple ways of loading data: Ajax, HTML, script object, and script API
  • Hotkeys support
  • Tooltips support
  • 4 predefined skins available (SkyBlue, Web, Terrace, Material)
  • Dynamic loading

Live Demo

Attractive navigation menu for your application or website
dhtmlxMenu is a nice-looking JavaScript menu component that provides an excellent solution for web navigation. With this completely customizable and slick JavaScript UI widget, you can effortlessly integrate an attractive navigation menu into a web site or application.
Drop down menu or a context menu configurations
dhtmlxMenu is flexible, powerful, lightweight, and easy-to-use. It can be configured as a drop down menu or a context menu. You can freely define visual menu appearance and structure by simply changing its parameters. Menu items can be aligned either on the left or on the right side of the menu panel.
Powerful client-side API
Like other DHTMLX components, our JavaScript menu provides cross-browser compatibility, a powerful client-side API, and a wide range of customization options (through JavaScript or XML). Dynamic loading from XML offers the ability to change the navigation menu completely without reloading.
Integration with other components
This Ajax-enabled dynamic menu allows you to create fast-loading navigation systems in a matter of minutes. dhtmlxMenu provides easy ways to integrate with other components of the DHTMLX product line. It can easily be included in dhtmlxWindows, dhtmlxLayout, and dhtmlxAccordion. It can also be used as a context menu for dhtmlxGrid, TreeGrid, and dhtmlxTree.

Editions and Licenses

Standard GNU GPL v2
Free under GPL
  • Use in unlimited projects
  • Forum support
  • Minor and Major updates
Standard Commercial license
up to 5 developers
  • Use in one project
  • Standard ticket support
  • 1 month of updates (minor, major, bugfixes)
Favorable terms
for companies
Standard Enterprise license
per company
  • Use in unlimited projects
  • Premium ticket support
  • 12 months of updates (minor, major, bugfixes)

Support & Learning Resources

Technical samples

All Menu features are accompanied by an online sample

Ticket support

Create a support request and get fast and qualified help from our support/development team.


Our detailed documentation can learn how to use Menu and effectively implement it in your own applications. It provides the detailed information regarding each aspect of the widget.

Community forum

If you don't have an active support subscription, you are welcome to post your technical questions to our forum. It's moderated by our official support team.

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