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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Go to specific page in large list

I got a list that have about 200 items and growing. Is there a way to navigate to a specific page of that list? Something similar that are on forums all over. Or a dropdown? We are using Sharepoint ...
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Navigation Audience - no exact match was found

Brand new SP 2010 install patched up to August 2011 CU. When we edit the navigation tab menu entries, We can't set an audience. If I search for Owners we get no exact match was found. If I use the ...
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Key Filters: Always boolean AND? Possibility of adding user-controlled OR?

In a usability test just now, I learned that the Key Filters part of Metadata Navigation operate on boolean AND. A document has to match all filters in order to appear. Do I have any control over ...
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Display Parent Navigation Items via API

I'm creating a custom team site from a site definition and I can't seem to set the site to display the same navigation items as the parent site for the Global Navigation. I've tried using this code: ...
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Dynamic, code based, breadcrumbs are not working in SharePoint 2010

I am currently porting an application from SharePoint 2007 to 2010. As a single page can be invoked in different contexts, we rely on a code based SiteMapResolveEventHandler to dynamically populate ...
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Linking sub menus to variations

I have a publishing site with variations, the directory structure is laid out like this: en-us -products --product1 --product2 -contact us -news euro -products --product1 --product3 -contact us -news ...
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Cannot move or delete links on left nav

The left nav menu on a 2013 site has begun misbehaving. A week ago it worked perfectly, but now whenever I use the "Edit Links" button, several symptoms appear: 1) All links appear with an "x" next ...
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How can I show announcements from a different site collection?

We have a site collection at the top level to create the navigation between the different site collections of all departments. The desire is to have a central announcement board on the main page of ...
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Site Navigation - remove parent site from menu?

I'm using the 'Look and Feel' > 'Navigation' system to create my own menu for my public facing website. Rather than automatically show subsites or pages, I'm constructing the menu manually by adding ...
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SharePoint 2013 Global Navigation Branding

How can I get the Global navigation to ignore the core4.css and take up my custom styles. Thanks
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Hiding Left Nav

I am trying to hide the left nav on secondary pages in my SP 2010 pub site. I can do it just fine with an tag around the nav table, but then on the secondary pages it doesn't hold it's width when it ...
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Hide items in Sharepoint Treeview

Any idea to hide non-site items in the Sharepoint 2010 tree view control? Or the only chance is to develop our own control and integrate it on the master page? there's this link but it doesn't seems ...
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Overriding GlobalNavigation Delegate control

I have overridden the GlobalNavigation delegate control and have been very pleased with the results. Now I would like to remove my global navigation from application pages that display in iframes ...
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How to create multi level navigation?

I created a sub level location for my menu link by drag & drop. (ex: /about/FAQ) I was wondering if it is possible to go another level deep (3rd level)? example: /about/something/FAQ
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Forced due to logging gap

Today I'm seeing some records on the ULS Viewer Logs. I see this message of high priority [Forced due to logging gap, cached @ 12/03/2013 09:39:25.00, Original Level: Verbose] SQL connection time: ...
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Top navigation bar links

Is there a way of making the links in the top navigation bar in SharePoint 2010 visible to only selected users/groups? I am running the Foundation version so I am limited with options. The SharePoint ...
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what is the best way to create a top navigation based on Geographic location of the user

I am trying to create a dynamic top navigation based on the users geographic location. How do can achive it? what is the best solution for that. I was wondring to use custom profile properties, is it ...
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Left navigation bar customization based on user permissions

I have to change my left navigation based on specific user permission. Is that possible without change in masterpage? I know jQuery is one solution but any other way through we change left ...
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Non Linkable Navigation Headers

In SharePoint 2007, can first level headers in the navigation pane be non linkable? I don't want users to click on the headers and see the back-end.
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Mega Menu On Sharepoint 2013

I will like to know how to create a mega menu on sharepoint 2013 foundation. I have seen some tutorials on the internet but all of them deals with SP2010 only and these tutorials dont work for SP2013. ...
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SPO 2013 - Hiding/showing navigation items automatically regarding user's permissions

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We are using the structured navigation on our root site (https://sitename.sharepoint.com) and when we adjust our permission levels for users, pages and ...
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Using absolute URLs in the Top Link Bar

When I include absolute URLs in the top link bar (i.e. ones that start with a slash), they are treated as relative when using the bar, inherited, in subsites. Is there a way to make it treat these as ...
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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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Programmatically Building Metadata Navigation

I'm trying to build metadata navigation programmatically so it can be deployed in a feature event receiver and have been using the code from this MSDN page, but am unable to get a simple link to work. ...
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Nav showing drop down subsites when on _layouts/settings.aspx

In both of my custom master pages (both front master page and system master page) I have a navigation control (AspMenu). On all custom pages and application pages, the nav displays no drop down for ...
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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 ...
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TOP Site Navigation Broken. How can it be fixed?

Does anyone have any idea on how I can fix the navigation? I tried to go into Site Actions-->Site Settings --> Navigation but that page is not loading. I already tried the Enable/Disable publishing ...
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Strange jitter on menus in chrome

In chrome, when I put my mouse over any of the menu items below, the menu starts jumping up and down, and I cannot choose any item. Has anyone else seen this? It happens in Chrome, but not FireFox ...
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Display navigation from another site collection

How can we display the top link navigation from another site collection at MySite? We now have a custom master page with some custom code but it only shows the current site menu. We want it to show ...
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Unable to Browse Global Navigation or use Manage Site Content and Structure

Have a customer site which has gone through a migration, I noticed post migration its not possible to Browser Global Navigation or use the Manage Site Content and Structure. I've got a dump of the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Current Navigation subsite not showing parent items

I have a site structure as such: [site collection] -sub 1 ----sub sub 1 --------page 1 --------page 2 ----sub sub 2 --------page 1 --------page 2 -sub 2 ----page 1 ...
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Redirect default.aspx or change default landing to page in _layouts folder?

Here's the issue. I have a custom landing page that's deployed to "_layouts/myfeaturename/home.aspx" The problem is, how do I map this as the default landing page? If you click on the top node in the ...
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Custom sidebar/sub navigation

Unfortunately I'm still struggling to get to grips with Sharepoint 2010, I've created a master page which I'm actually really happy with, and the top navigation etc works nicely with dropdowns, but ...
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Is there a way to change the searchbox text on Mysite - SP2010?

We have a requirement to change the text in the search textbox on Mysite on the SharePoint 2010 environment. The default search text is “Find People”, it should be modified to "Search People". For ...
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Do Sandboxing solutions support PortalSiteMapProvider?

According to these two articles, Sandboxing supports 'Navigation'-- http://www.sharepointusecases.com/index.php/2010/03/introduction-to-sharepoint-2010-sandbox-solutions-for-site-collection-owners/ ...
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Hide the Breadcrumb Links in Sharepoint

KPI Dashboards > KPI > Summary The navigation Bar looks like this. Sorry i couldnt post the image since im new to this site and dont have enough rep :(. So KPI Dashboards is the name of the site, ...
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Is it possible to restrict the Terms shown in the MetadataNavigationHierarchy?

I have the following scenario: A Term Set setup called "Projects" The first level of terms under "Projects" are all names of Clients (eg. ClientA, ClientB, ClientC...) The second level of terms ...
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Is there a maximum number of entries for the Navigation Editing and Sorting control?

Is there an upper limit to the number of item that are displayed in the Navigation Editing and Sorting control in the ‘Site Navigation Settings’ page? I have 49 items in the global Navigation and 54 ...
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CSOM powershell to update search navigation sharepoint 2013

I am wanting to write some client side powershell to update the search navigation on global search. I have found many examples of this with server side but none using client side. anyone with any ...
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Office 365 SharePoint CSOM search navigation

I am trying to find if that is possible to change site's search navigation(a.k.a search dropdown links) through CSOM? Seems Search's export configuration does not contain info about search ...
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Top Navigation Drop-Down arrow is overlapping the letters

I wish I could word it better. I hope the attached snapshot will make more sense. No matter how small or large the description is the down arrow always in between the title. Is there anyway to fix ...
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Navigation settings not applied after save

My site is a publishing site, therefor I get the navigation setting on site settings. Update: I made an empty site, and then I activated the features for a publishing site. When I use the publishing ...
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Left Side Navigation

My company are using Sharepoint 2013. They recently had a contractor do some work to create a Document Library with Managed Metadata and a custom "form" (I don't know if this is correct SharePoint ...
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How to display drop down menu (top navigation) - trying for many days now

I am trying to display top navigation as drop down menu just like you see in theme "seattle". I created my own theme, then I went to "Design Manager" and then I went to "Snippets". I copied the ...
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Unable to hide pages/sub sites

Using Sharepoint MOSS 2007, there are a couple of pages/sub sites that need to be hidden. When going into change the navigation, I set the page/sub site to be hidden and save. when I go back to have a ...
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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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How to resolve “System.TypeLoadException: Could not load type” error?

I'm trying to write a custom navigation provider for SharePoint 2010. Later it should be able to distinguish between two different web templates so that sites with one template are only shown in the ...
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MOSS 2007: Multi-layer flyout menus on the global navigation

I've reset the MaximumDynamicDisplayLevels to 30. My goal is to create a global navigation menu that leads to other SharePoint sites/external links. Each tab on the navigation is the top category with ...
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Adding a hidden page with site definition

I want to add a page to my site definition which is hidden ie. doesn't appear in the navigation, by default. The page is provisioned in the onet.xml file as follows; <File Url="SomePage.aspx" ...
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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, ...