I am used to the new navigation now, but I don’t think it’s the best user experience. This is the first official alternative that I know of. Apparently, I am not the only one thinking about alternate navigation!
The Quick View Menu helps you navigate to any location in Dynamics CRM quickly and seamlessly by taking your existing Sitemap and presenting it in an easy to navigate interface. The menu currently comes with a Win 8 UI look & feel while also allowing you to provide additional resource and configuration settings.
Available from CodePlex http://crm2013quickviewmenu.codeplex.com/
Open Quick View from Sitemap
Example of CRM Sales
Example of full OOB menu layout and style
The managed solution configuration page provides a Sitemap setting to easily add/remove the Quick View Menu to/from you Sitemap.
Quick View Menu Summary
- Multi-browser support Currently tested with IE 10+, Chrome, FireFox
- Configure Sitemap Area, Group and SubArea exclusions. (i.e. modify QuickViewMenuConfig.xml)
- Resource management such as Sitemap item Title, Icon overrides. (i.e. modify QuickViewMenuResources.xml)
- Win 8 UI look & feel.
- Add/Remove Quick View Menu to/from the Sitemap easily from the Solution Configuration.
- Horizontal Mouse…
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