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Tim Solley

Joined: Dec 10, 2004
Posts: 1
Hi there,

Does anyone have any clever solutions to the "You are here" type of navigation? By that I mean that a page would know where it is in the navigation tree and would display some kind of typical menu on the page. For example, this web site has one:

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Eric Pascarello

Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Posts: 15385
Normally it is called breadcrumb navigation
I agree. Here's the link:
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