Feature request: Show side nav on larger displays option

#1

When using node-red-dashboard as a frontend for my house on a tablet it would be nice to be able to always show the side nav when there is room on the screen.
Like the first sample here https://material.angularjs.org/latest/demo/sidenav

Or have a option to have it on top as a side scrolling horizontal top bar.

Both options should only be active in wide enough screens.

Is this something others might be interested in?

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#2

Being able to lock the side menu open is not a bad idea. Not sure I'd use it, but that's not the point :slight_smile:

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#3

Anyone willing to implement that option?

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#4

I nominate @svefro :stuck_out_tongue_winking_eye:

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#5

@dceejay is ahead of you - https://github.com/node-red/node-red-dashboard/commit/b6d22e4c5c1adffe44d8599e5984fcf4c875cb56

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#6

Awesome!
Really appreciate it Dave :slight_smile:
i'm not familiar enough with the code-base to make those kind of changes myself.

Any idea when the next version is released?

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#7

Maybe later this week/end - just checking out some audio updates from this thread. Node red dashboard audio wish

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#8

Also while we're talking about the side nav, would it be possible to change its width via the dasboard site menu ? Long tab names tend to look bad in 200px.

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#9

made it more auto sizing up to 350px - and made multiple lines more nicely spaced.

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#10

Auto-sizing with multiline is even better! Greatly appreciated!

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