Navigation in SharePoint is generally considered the menu elements (top navigation bar, quick launch, bread crumbs, etc) and the links contained therein. Navigation is one aspect of Informaiton Architecture.

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SharePoint 2013 Global Navigation Across Site Collections

I am trying to set up ONE global navigation for all sites and site collections in my portal.example.com SharePoint site. Whether I am in portal.example.com, portal.example.com/sites/site1, or ...
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How to move the global navigation on seattle.master to the LHS instead of top?

We are using seattle.master. The local navigation is on LHS of page. The global navigation is at top of page. Is it possible to place the global navigation on the LHS (vertically) instead of the ...
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Global Navigation links are missing in Site Template

I'm using SharePoint 2010, and have structured the global navigation with 6 Headings. Four of the Headings have multiple (child) links below them. These child link url's are pointing to custom ...
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Web and its child webs not showing in default navigation after 2007 > 2010 upgrade

I have a single site collection that was previously a MOSS 2007 site. This site collection has about 15 webs, and some of those have a number of subwebs underneath them. The top navigation bar is set ...
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Resize metadata navigation pane

I have a basic list with metadata navigation enabled on the quick launch. The navigation pane on the left side of the list and it's resizable. How can I resize this or, an even better solution, auto ...
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How to show bullet for 2nd level link in current navigation?

My current navigation is like below: Page1 - Link1 - Link2 I want to show "arrow" for Page1 and "bullets" for "Link1" and "Link2". I am able to do the "arrow" part using the following code: ...
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Add subcategories in Sharepoint blog categories

How to add subcategories to categories in SharePoint 2010 blog? And can we display it in drop down list on homepage so that the user can navigate from there?
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Global Navigation shows the site name as top level. Need to remove it

While I was able to setup multilevel navigation from Site Settings -> Navigation but in the navigation it always shows the Site Name as first level then other pages comes on the sub level. How can I ...
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Delegate Control SiteMapDataSource throws error

We have a solution with WSP package. This contains set on Delegate Controls. I want to use one of the Delegate Control with multiple parameters. Hence, I have copied that code related to that and ...
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managed metadata navigation not working correctly

I have created a managed metadata column in a library and pointed it to a term set. I uploaded a single document and tagged it. I have turned on the metadata navigation for this particular column. ...
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How to make global navigation consistent throughout main site and subsites?

I am developing a SharePoint intranet for the company I work for. The intranet is made up of the main site and then several subsites. I would like the Navigation to be the same on every page and in ...
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How to add blog categories in drop-down menu of global navigation?

I am working on a corporate SharePoint site for my company that is made up of several blogs. I have the Global navigation set up to show each blog. I am trying to add blog categories in the drop-down ...
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Navigation from Mysite to Main site

I have a main sharepoint site configured with some Navigation menu items. I have also have a MYSite. The same Navigation menu items are shared between both the main site and my site. But the ...
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Set “inherit top navigation from parent node” to yes in site template

I am currently trying to set the button "use top navigation from parent node" from the default value no, to yes. After hours of google research, playing around with the site template (WSP) file, I ...
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Background image for navigation disappears once published

I'm creating one page at my work intranet Sharepoint site. I'm trying to customize the navigation only for my one page. My navigation bar looked good in preview mode, with the background images ...
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Global Navigation drop down menu subsite level

My Sub site Hierarchy is as follows: HOME Subsites Subsite 1 Subsite 1a Subsite 1b Subsite 2 Subsite 2a Subsite 2b The Global ...
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Entire site times out after page is approved. Looks like it's caused by the NavNodes table in content database

We've got a SharePoint site that recently started giving errors randomly when approving pages. The only changes we made was to update the site to CU August 2012, and turn on UPS, but I'm not sure if ...
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Add Keyboard Accessibility to Top Nav Menu

I am trying to get the top nav bar's drop down menu working with the keyboard. What should happen is when a user presses the tab key and the top menu item is reached, the drop down should show just ...
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Overriding Tree View Data Source in v4.master

I am implementing some custom navigation providers for SharePoint 2010, and have successfully overridden the data source for the Top Navigation and Quick Launch providers using the delegate provided ...
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How do I stop default navigation links from re-appearing?

As you know, SharePoint groups the links in the left hand navigation under headings relating to type e.g. Lists, Libraries etc. I have removed these and created my own headings. From time to time ...
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SP2010 Provide Contributor Security/Permissions to Adjust the Navigation

Is there any way to allow contributor users to manage some settings on a site (for example, manage the Quick Launch order or the order of the Global Navigation) but prevent some settings from being ...
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Web part to list all pages unless they are hidden (site settings -> navigation)?

I have a web part that displays all pages in a repeater from the current site. If I go to site settings -> navigation and hide one of the pages then I don't want this page to be displayed in the web ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site Template Navigation

When I get a particular subsite with local navigation (left menu) having headings and links to pages from the subsites's Pages Library, save it as a Site Template, then create a new Site using that ...
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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" ...
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Modal Dialog: Navigate back to parent folder

I have opened up a SharePoint modal dialog to show document library. The Document library contains a hierarchy of folders. When I reach to the 2nd level of folders there is no option to go back to ...
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Creating custom top navigation using user control

I want to create a custom user control that will display my own top navigation in my publishing site's master page. I know another option is to use sharepoint's own top navigation and then ...
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SharePoint 2013 Menus

In 2007 and 2010 versions of SharePoint, I was able to have drop down navigation menus that listed my sub-sites. I'm looking to accomplish the same thing in 2013 (O365) and haven't figured out how ...
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How to set Navigation in Office 365 site using powershell?

I am creating some Global / Current navigations nodes on a SharePoint site (SharePoint 2010 in house site) by fetching them through a csv file. Below is the script: #Script to create Global/Current ...
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Sharepoint 2010 impersonantion of Global Navigation, webparts and quick launch

In sharepoint 2010, is it possible to impersonante the Global Navigation, Quick Launch and webparts for a certain user? The requirenment that i have is to log in with a user and then this user can ...
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How to prevent SharePoint from automatically adding the home page to global nav?

I have inherited a very large SharePoint 2010 Enterprise intranet with about 10 site collections (that I know of at this point). Needless to say, I'm finding a few odd problems/quirks on the site. ...
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Wrong 'Tab' Highlighted in sidebar Navigation

I have navigation for a site set up in the left hand bar.. however, whilst each page/site/whatever is highlighted when I click on it, I have an issue with Discussions. If I click into Discussions and ...
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SharePoint 2010 Publishing Navigation loses inheritance

We have a SP 2010 Publishing Portal. It uses variations. We've had this running in several environments. Every so often global navigation in one of the subsites will stop inheriting from parent and ...
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How to make link in top navigation not clickable

In my top navigation there are several links which are basically subsites. Under subsites are further sites or pages. I am using SharePoint 2013 default top navigation in my custom master page. I got ...
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Navigation menu with sharepoint variants in one variant not appear site

I have a Sharepoint with variants activation. I would like have the same menu in all variants. But my problem is in one variant, two sites does not appear. Not appear in the page settings-> ...
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A multilevel Custom Navigation in Sharepoint 2013

I have a requirement to create a web part for left navigation which is a multilevel vertical menu. The data inside this menu is pulled from a Custom list. in this custom list I have a self lookup ...
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Site map provider not working with URL Path Info

I recently updated a custom blog display control on one of our pages to accept PathInfo instead of a query string as a quick alternative to URL rewriting. E.G. ...
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Edit Navigation In Site Definition

I have this site definition, and I want to make by default for each site created out of this site definition, to make it inherit the parent's top navigation. I also want the left navigation to have ...
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Adding “Pages” web part in web part zone by default

On my page I have a web part zone. When I want to display current navigation (I am not using SharePoints OOB current navigation), I click on "Add Web Part" button, select the Pages library as shown in ...
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Top navigation shows zz16_TopNavigationMenuV4 is site1 and zz17_TopNavigationMenuV4 in site2

I have 2 sites, I am investigating the top navigation, and I am seeing zz16_TopNavigationMenuV4 in one site and zz17_TopNavigationMenuV4 in the other, what's the difference?
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Number of Audiences for Navigation Links (Sharepoint 2010)

In Sharepoint 2007 we had the following interesting problem. Our Audiences included Greek characters (but this applies to latin-only Audience names too). If multiple audiences were assigned to a ...
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Display the department only if the user is having permissions in the top link bar

I have a teamsite(backed by STS template in the top level). We have around 200 departments in our organzation. We are displaying each department name in the top link Bar via Custom Global Navigation ...
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How to reset main navigation?

I have a site with some pages and a subsite with some more pages. I went into Navigation under Site Settings and deleted all links and added my own using "Add Link" button. Now I want to display the ...
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Add sub section menu to a page layout

I have my top level navigation working well but i would like to include a "section" nav displaying all the pages of the section I'm currently in. As this is a SP2013 online environment i only have ...
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Site Welcome Page as Home Navigation menu item SharePoint 2013

I am running SharePoint 2013, and most content sits in sub-sites (accounts, sales, support etc). I would like the main page (under Site Settings, Site Welcome Page -> http://mysite/Pages/Default.aspx ...
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SharePoint 2010 hangs on global nav change

I have a SharePoint 2010 Enterprise deployment. When I attempt to modify the Global Navigation at the root site, it hangs for several seconds, then prompts for credentials, then gives me an unexpected ...
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Background Elements Shifting on Navigation Mouseover

On Google Chrome - When I mouse over the navigation bar items on Sharepoint pages, it causes page elements in the background to shift up the page moving the mouse off the navigation element and ...
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Removing root site from navigation menu

I am trying to show my site hierarchy on the navigation menu. To hide the root site from menu, in sharepoint designer iam removing the <SharePoint:DelegateControl runat="server" ...
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Showing the parent site's welcome page as subsite's welcome page

is it possible to set the welcome page of subsites(child sites) to the welcome page of the root site. so as the users go to the subsites, they will see the default(welcome) page of the root site. ...
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Possibility to make multiple term selection in Managed Metadata navigation hierarchy?

I have a library set up with managed metadata navigation. There are several thousand documents in this library. One MM column is "theme", and almost each term has a child-term. Another MM column is ...
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Display parent navigation doesn't work

We have a SharePoint 2010 site that has a subsite which then contains a subsite. It looks something like this hierarchically: - Site Root - Subsite A - Subsite X (subsite of A) - Subsite ...