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Preventing CJuiTabs from hiding drop-down CMenu items

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Preventing CJuiTabs from hiding drop-down CMenu items

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Almost all Yii applications use [CMenu](http://www.yiiframework.com/doc/api/1.1/CMenu) at the top of each page to show options available to the user, and many include drop-down components to allow more fine-grained selection. But when the page's _content_ uses [CJuiTabs](http://www.yiiframework.com/doc/api/1.1/CMenuJuiTabs), many find that the drop-down CMenus are **hidden behind** the JuiTabs content. This is very annoying, and there don't appear to be any Yii or jQuery options directly on point to fixing this.

The solution involves insuring that CMenu has a higher `z-index` than the main content does, and this can be achieved by adding `htmlOptions` to the CMenu widget in the main layout file:

```php
// in protected/views/layouts/main.php
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