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Adding a new group item to Backend->Administration

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  1. Steve
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    How do I add another grouping (like the bold text for users, settings and config, system...)  to the Administration menu item...is this hardcoded somewhere in SF?

    When I try to just add a new group page and put it in the backend pages sitemap (~/Sitefinity/Administration/BackendPages/Pages) the page I put in the group shows up, but the group itself does not...
  2. Andrei
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    That's a very good question Steve. It looks identical to teh other group pages and yet it does not want to do it.
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    looks like all teh items have class="rmItem" but the one in bold have class="rmItem rmTemplate", from somewhere this rmTemplate gets assigned to the menu item as well. If you find teh answer, I would love to know it too.
  3. Andrei
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    Steve success, see attached.

    inside the database, in table "sf_page_node" find your new node and unter field name "render_as_link" set it to 0 (zero). Done!

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  4. Steve
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    Nice catch!
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