Understanding Conversion of Frames-Based Templates to iFrame-Based Templates

This topic provides a detailed example of converting an existing frames-based template (eProcurement Shopping Cart template) to the 8.5x drop-down navigation template.

Converting a frames-based template to an iframe-based template enables you to take advantage of the new features in the iframe, drop-down navigation template: related content; AJAX-based, drop-down navigation; modal, key-specific favorites improvements; and the recently used menu functionality.

Important! The following conversion example assumes that the current frames-based template you are converting uses a storage type of Local in HTML (catalog). If your frames template is a Remote by URL template, your steps will be slightly different.