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Fireworks only supports a single Master Page, so there's no way to "nest" them.
You can, however, share specific layers to pages, which means you can customize what layers get shared to what pages. For example, you might create a page with a series of layers. Each layer holds your context buttons for specific pages. You can share each layer to a different page (or pages) and then only need to update them from the one page.
Hopefully that helps.
Thank you for replying!
Now I've created a master page with the first row of buttons, and I've created pages that share the same "second level menu". I would like to create hotspots (or something like it) on the buttons of this second level menu also (not only the first level) so that I can navigate freely using both the first and the second level menus. However... it seems that all hotspots created on the second level menus appear on the web layer, and the web layer may only be shared on ALL pages in the document. This means I cant have more than one second level menu in the same document. Is there some way to move past this problem?
The main web layer cannot be shared, HOWEVER <grin> You can create a SUB LAYER iin the web layer, store the shareable web objects there, and that sub layer CAN be shared, just as a normal layer can be shared
Another alternative would be to create a graphic symbol and add the hotspots to the symbol itself. Using this workflow, links and artwork are all contained int he symbol, so if you need to update the navigation, simply open the symbol and make your changes.
One caveat of this workflow: do not resize the instances. Things tend to get unpredictable if you resize an instance that contains web objects.
Ok, that helped! Thanks!
So now everything works. What I want to do now is to add some toggle functionality to the menu buttons (which aren't buttons at the moment, just a square and text). I want the button to change colour and change a small graphic adornement when the user clicks on it, and then change it back if he/she clicks again. What is the easiest way to achieve this?
Maybe using "rich symbols"?