If you want the menu to always stay open by default, pin the menu by following these steps:
- Open the sliding menu on the left by hovering over the user profile icon.
- Click the pin icon next to the user name right at the top of the menu:
Note: The menu can only be pinned if the screen resolution is set to 1024 x 768 or more.
If you want your menu to show as collapsed, i.e. only show the module icons as below, click the Unpin icon next to the user name: