How to create a menu

Before you can create a menu, you will need to add in menu items. Click here for instructions on this *insert link to menu items*

Creating menu

Create a menu selection for meals, dessert and drinks and then add to a weekly Calendar, Templates and Theme days:

Go to Menus > click on a Menu type > click Add Menu [1]

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Enter a Description [2] for the Menu and set the Category [3], the Category check boxes [4] are only available for the Lunch Category. The Main and Dessert options are selected by default, you can decide if you wish to include Vegetable Items and Drink Items in the Menu options.

Manager users can select one or more Available areas [5] check boxes from the list to use the same menu across multiple sites.

Press Save[6] to create a new Menu Type.

Assigning menu items 

Go to Menus > Menus > select a Menu [1] to edit

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Users can select Items from the following Items lists:

  1. Main Menu Items
  2. Vegetable Items
  3. Dessert Items
  4. Drink Items

Administrators can add Main Items to a Main Menu [3], Vegetable Items to a Vegetable Menu[4], Dessert Items to a Desserts Menu[5] and Drink Items to a Drinks Menu[6]. The Whiteboard UI has been updated to make this larger selection visible by using left and right screen scrolling. The Web based Parent Pre-selection also supports the increase in available Menu Items.