Breadcrumbs is a navigation aid used in SharePoint User Interfaces. It allows users to keep track of their locations within sites and lists. The term comes from the trail of breadcrumbs left by Hansel and Gretel in the popular fairytale.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
29 views

Unable to customize breadcrumbs on Site Contents OOTB page

I have a requirement where I need to display the breadcrumbs in the following format: HOME > SITE CONTENTS In order to implement this I added the following block of code to the master page: <...
2
votes
2answers
5k views

How do I create a term driven breadcrumb trail?

I'm working with SharePoint 2013 and I edited my html master page in SharePoint Designer to show a breadcrumb trail like we had in SharePoint 2010. The code is placed after the ID "...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

Breadcrumbs not appearing in SharePoint 2013

Folks, Adding Breadcrumbs doesn't appears on the Intranet page running on SharePoint 2013. Modified the seattle.master file, value changed: Delete the style=”display:none;” at the end of the line. ...
2
votes
1answer
561 views

SiteMapProvider for MySites' breadcrumb

My question is regarding the Site Map Provider. I have a breadcrumb in the mysites and I use SPContentMapProvider to build the breadcrumb, but the problem is it always shows 'Home', so if I m on my ...
0
votes
1answer
51 views

Unable rename the first element of OOTB SharePoint bread crumbs

I have a requirement where I need to rename the first element of the bread crumbs to another name. Currently it displays the name of the site i.e XYZ Intranet but instead of that I want to rename this ...
7
votes
3answers
17k views

Breadcrumb not showing parent site

I am using SharePoint 2010 at the moment. For some stupid reason when I create a sub-site and I am inside that sub-site the breadcrumb does not show the parent site. It stops at the current site ...
5
votes
1answer
157 views

SharePoint 2013 - Display full breadcrumbs

When displaying a document list and browse through it's folders breadcrumbs are shown at the top as displayed in the below image: Is it possible to display the full breadcrumbs i.e. 1 -> 2 -> 3 ...
0
votes
1answer
53 views

How to limit breadcrumb trail to parts after variation level in sharepoint 2013?

In my SP2013, I have the structured global navigation showing (breadcrumbs), however its showing too much info, specifically the top levels. Basically my site collection display name is Root, then the ...
1
vote
0answers
61 views

Restore the bread crumb navigation in SP 2013 using PowerShell

Is there a way to enable Restore the bread crumb navigation in SP 2013 using PowerShell? I saw multiple links, but didn't get any PS Script to do the same. var masterPage = this.Page.Master; var ...
0
votes
0answers
51 views

BreadCrumb Link Does Not Exist

On my site which is in a site collection breadcrumbs have been enabled. The bread crumbs look like this Home > sites > home. When I click Home the page refreshes, but if I click sites I get an error ...
1
vote
1answer
188 views

How to unhide the Breadcrumb on 2013

I know this question has been asked but I have not found a solution that helped me. How can I add the breadcrumb back to SharePoint 2013 on the Seattle master page? I have tried removing the style ...
7
votes
2answers
9k views

Breadcrumb and flyout on custom master page

I have a master page that I wrote from scratch and applied through the Design Manager to one of my site collections. I would like to add the 2010-style breadcrumb and/or navigate-up flyout button in ...
0
votes
1answer
113 views

How to limit breadcrumb trail to site name?

I made a page layout in SP2013, and enabled breadcrumbs, but the problem is the trail goes too far, it goes directly to the page name, for example: > Mysite > en > Pages > default but I ...
1
vote
1answer
346 views

customizing breadcrumb in sharepoint using ParentLevelsDisplayed

I am trying to hide the root level alone in the breadcrumb <asp:Content ContentPlaceHolderId="PlaceHolderTitleBreadcrumb" runat="server"> <SharePointWebControls:ListSiteMapPath runat="...
0
votes
1answer
69 views

How can I get the folder level for a publishing page

I am using SP2013 standard on-premise. On a site collection publishing infrastructure is activated. Under "Pages" library nested folder structure is add and multiple aspx files are stored. We applied ...
0
votes
2answers
312 views

SP2013 breadcrumbs on sub-sites without image

On parent site, we have the breadcrumb working fine and the image URL for the breadcrumb is: <img src="/_layouts/15/images/spcommon.png?rev=23" alt="Navigate Up" style="border-width:0;position:...
6
votes
2answers
18k views

How do I apply master page changes to all subsites in SharePoint 2013?

I realize similar questions have been asked, but master pages have changed somwehwat in SharePoint Server 2013, and this is actually several questions in one. I've read lots and lots of articles, and ...
3
votes
4answers
3k views

Best way to create / use breadcrumbs?

I have been using this for breadcrumbs: <div id="breadcrumbs"> <span name="onetidProjectPropertyTitle"> <asp:ContentPlaceHolder id="PlaceHolderSiteName" runat="server"> <...
3
votes
2answers
3k views

breadcrumbs Sharepoint 365

Very basic and beginner users of SharePoint 365 but would like to use/setup breadcrumbs before we move to far forward. What is the easiest way to make this happen please? we only have deisgner access
0
votes
0answers
219 views

Why breadcrumb do not work properly on SharePoint page?

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 site. By following the instruction here I can successfully add a "Navigation up breadcrumb icon" at top navigation. The site collection is created with Enterprise ...
0
votes
1answer
81 views

Why I see on some libraries the dropdown with views in the breadcrumb, and others not?

I am using sp 2010. I have 2 lists. In one list I see in the breadcrumb a dropdown with the views. In the other list I missing this dropdown. What I am missing?
5
votes
1answer
2k views

Why does my Default page's title not display on breadcrumb?

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and all I am trying to do is be able to display my default page's title in the breadcrumb. All other pages work except the default page. Could there be any reason for this? ...
0
votes
1answer
351 views

Add breadcrumb naviagation on custom master page

I have a custom master page applied to a SharePoint site. However, I want to add a breadcrumb to it. I have been reading about how SharePoint 2013 has breadcrumb already but its hidden by default in ...
9
votes
5answers
7k views

Custom breadcrumb?

I have a custom breadcrum for my site. It works almost perfectly, the only issue I have is that it is displaying full paths like so: Home > About Us > Pages > Awards I would prefer for the ...
1
vote
2answers
133 views

How to add link breadcrumb to the site

I have got a site on a site, and on the site. How Could I do a breadcrumb on a site which on a site and which on a site. Sharepoint 2013.
1
vote
1answer
89 views

Return to last page visited

I have Sharepoint in Office 365. The site is set like this: Home>Training>Training Request Form. I have it set so that, on submit, the Training Request Form displays a thank you and a link that ...
1
vote
1answer
484 views

How to Display Navigation Bread Crumb for SP Library and sub-folders

I followed the steps presented in the following Q&A: Folders in document libraries: how to navigate back up to parent folder (web part on page)? and I am unable to see the breadcrumb. If chrome ...
0
votes
0answers
359 views

How to retrieve the breadcrumb with REST Api

All, People who have worked on SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010 will notice that breadcrumb is missing in the SharePoint 2013(BTW, Why Microsoft want to remove it in the SharePoint 2013?). But I ...
3
votes
1answer
625 views

BreadCrumb Sharepoint 2013

I have 4 level sites in my Sharepoint Map, (the parents are not clickable links). When I add my BreadCrumb, it brings me the parents as links so I can click but I don't have content on the default ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

Breadcrumb cutoff

How can I cutoff my breadcrumbs at a certain length or at a specific node? My breadcrumbs are generated using SiteMapPath. Example of what I want to achieve: Site Collection > Site1 >Site2 > Site3 ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Remove Page Name from Pages (SharePoint 2013 Page Layout)

I have a some page layouts that all use the default breadcrumb code (also in same placeholder inside master page): <!--MS:<asp:ContentPlaceHolder id="PlaceHolderPageTitleInTitleArea" runat="...
1
vote
0answers
146 views

Moving breadcrumbs location on page in sharepoint 2013

I've added breadcrumbs to my page using the method described here. I also have a top navigation bar with some jquery in place to prevent text in the topnav dropdowns from wrapping. I'd like to move ...
0
votes
1answer
885 views

Display list/library title in breadcrumb

I have standard publishing site with subsite and list on that subsite. When user enters list, in breadcrumb he sees something like this: [root site title] > [subsite title] but I'd like to show: [...
1
vote
0answers
80 views

Change a site name or link in the breadcrumb navigation

Just enabled the breadcrumb for all team sites however I need to change one of the names found in the drop down. We recently migrated to 2013 and for some reason it's still showing the old name. ...
1
vote
1answer
319 views

Cross-site collection (breadcrumb) navigation in SP2013

What are the alternatives and what would be the preferred way to build and maintain cross-site collection navigation in on-premises SharePoint 2013? Say we have an example case of a company with ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Parent terms missing in breadcrumb path

I have a site collection named "Faculty" and a subsite named "General". For "General", I have multiple pages in that subsite. The content of the quick launch navigation for the subsite is based on a ...
1
vote
4answers
5k views

SharePoint 2010 Bread Crumb Navigation

Is there a way to remove the bread crumb navigation in SharePoint 2010? Basically I don't want to see the site and subsite titles next to the logo that keep growing across the top portion of the page.
3
votes
2answers
6k views

Document library breadcrumb

Can someone tell me how to add a breadcrumb for a document library to a site page so that it will show the nested folder structure as a user navigate up and down the directory structure. Example ...
1
vote
0answers
130 views

No breadcrumb in meeting workspace

I created a meeting workspace in Sharepoint 2010 and it doesn't show the full breadcrumb path. I went to the site settings Navigation tab and made sure it is inheriting navigation from the parent but ...
0
votes
1answer
260 views

Global breadcrumb wrong URL

We have two version of our sharepoint instance on a different servers. One is development and the other is production. The root node of the breadcrumb on the dev version, in every site/site collection ...
3
votes
1answer
232 views

Site collection title in breadcrumb

My breadcrumb is displaying my site collection title instead of my RootWeb title. How can I display the RootWeb title? Or how can I change my site collection title?
3
votes
4answers
4k views

Breadcrumb doesn't reflect change to file name

I created a file named Alpha.aspx from within a library. When I view the page in the browser, the breadcrumbs say "sitename > Alpha". Swell. Now I change the filename to Beta.aspx in the Edit ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

SharePoint 2010 Breadcrumb behavior when editing layouts.sitemap

I am using application pages inside SharePoint 2010 used to create users and roles for my ClaimsBasedAuthentication (pages come from http://fba.codeplex.com and have been modified for 2010, the pages ...
1
vote
0answers
314 views

Default List pages (NewForm.aspx/EditForm.aspx) and breadcrumbs

All, My understanding of SharePoint is that NewForm.aspx/EditForm.aspx et al. are Application Pages that for each List are initially fetched from the Hive directly and processed by ASP.NET, but can ...
0
votes
1answer
697 views

How do I make the breadcrumb layout horizontal as opposed to its default vertical layout??

I am looking to style the breadcrumb to match my custom branding solution. Looking at styling the font-color,size,style etc and the image that separates them as well. I would like to start by laying ...
1
vote
1answer
107 views

HTML tags in breadcrumb

I have a page title CO2. The title in the nav menu shows it fine but breadcrumb renders the HTML as text CO<sub>2</sub>. Is there an easy way to fix it?
0
votes
0answers
113 views

Breadcrumb Language

I have created a custom page layout, with its own custom content type. It seems that the breadcrumb in SharePoint inherits the page 'Title' field for the breadcrumb. However, changing the language and ...
1
vote
0answers
79 views

SiteMap Breadcrumb Navigation for Parentweb

I am able to get URL of parent web using this code Request.UrlReferrer.ToString()Request.UrlReferrer.ToString() but I am not sure how can I get site Map navigation of parent web so that I can add ...
3
votes
1answer
216 views

Breadcrumbs Navigation Requirement Changed

Scenario I have 20's of site in a single site collection we can say "portal A", Now I have list of site collections, let me explain it using a tree Now we are creating breadcrumb navigation using ...
2
votes
1answer
205 views

Navigation breadcrumb visibility for visitors

I have a website which contains mostly normal webpages, which are stored in the Shared Documents section. The visitors are only able to read these pages. But when you see the breadcrumb in the above, ...