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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Organization question: subsite for each document library?

I'm new to SharePoint and have been thrown into a SharePoint 2013 implementation of our small intranet. It appears IT has set up our site collection to have two levels of subsites. The top level has ...
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The top Navigation getting distorted

i have new fresh sp2010 and i created a teams site . I added some navigations link to the top navigation bar . But sometimes the top nav bar appears to be expanded . I have not made any changes ,its ...
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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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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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Issue with standard navigation in Chrome

The standard <SharePoint:AspMenu navigation on our SharePoint 2010 site works fine in all browser but Chrome. When I hover over a menu item I can't see the sub menu items like Contact Us -> ...
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Detecting Top / Global Navigation Settings Programmatically

If a publishing site collection has managed or structural navigation set as the source for the top navigation, how do you work with these settings programmatically? The ...
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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 navigation rendering differently on Site Settings page

I'm working on a SP 2013 branding project, and I'm running into an issue getting uniformity. The Site Settings page is rendering differently than the rest of the site. I'm working on the top ...
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Best way to make a global navigation over multiple sitecollections

I'm searching for an easy way to make a navigation over multiple Site-Navigations: SC1 Home - SC1 Page1 - SC1 Page2 - SC1 Page3 SC2 Home - SC2 Page1 - SC2 Page2 I have tried the ...
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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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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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SharePoint 2013 Term Store Navigation does not show drop down links after branding

I've setup the global navigation in my Sharepoint 2013 site using Managed Navigation and the Term Store Management Tool. Most of my top menu items have sub menu items that would normally appear as a ...
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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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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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Creating new web application using WFE server

I have deployed a SharePoint 2013 server farm with a web server (WFE1), an application server (WApp1) and a sql server. At first, WFE1 and WApp1 worked as application server and as web server, but i ...
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How can I set a WP User control into the nav place holder?

I've created a WebPart with a TreeView control that output every list view of a SpWeb site. So, I'm intending to set it up into the v4.master NAV zone. Replacing default one. I found a nice feature ...
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Modify left hand navigation from a page off a sub-site

I am using SharePoint 2010 When I created a New Page called MyNewPage off my sub-site it does not allow me to change the Left Hand Navigation of the new page that was created. ...
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Hide “My Site” Top Link Bar Item in MySite

In SharePoint 2010, the top-left link is "My Site". How can I hide or customize this link to allow me to put in my own link in the very top-left? I know I can use Personalization Site Links to add an ...
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Does “Portal site connection” do anything in SharePoint 2013?

Does anyone know if "Portal site connection" can be used on standard master page (seattle)? Is it completely useless unless you use custom master page? In SharePoint 2010 I could find a connected ...
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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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Error in Managed Metadata

I use SharePoint 2013 My Managed Metadata simply stopped, I look in LOG and I found this errors: 1 - Failed to get term store for proxy; 2 - The Managed Metadata Service 'Service Name' is ...
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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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Not all pages have a side navigation on the left

On my site for some reason the left navigation doesn't always show up on every page - even though they use the same master page. I've searched Google and through all of the site settings trying to ...
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Navigation Option Within Web Templates and Onet.xml

I have created a web template which deploys and creates subsite when used. Problem : I am trying to get the navigation setting to work as the image below The current Onet.XML being used to ...
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Left navigation not working properly

I have created a site programmatically and I want to configure its current (left) navigation. My code is: public static void SetCurrentNavigation(SPWeb currentWeb) { if (currentWeb != null) ...
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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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Branding Managed Navigation / active node - Term store - How to set active node / page / site in the html code

Is there a good way of marking the active node in the managed navigation? ex: if you browse in the menu to a node on level 3, how can you mark that spesific node as "active" Root node - subsite1 ...
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Unable set current navigation of web

I want to change the current navigation to "Structural Navigation: Display only the navigation items below the current site" of sub site. I got this which shows how to set the current navigation and ...
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Sort SharePoint sub-sites with columns?

I have a site that is starting to contain multiple sub-sites. One per project. I would like to add some columns to the site list. I have not be able to find an easy way of howto do this. Any ideas? ...
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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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First level parent navigation show on sidebar even in child pages i visit?

How can I get the code to show the first level parent page name in it's child's in sidebar navigation. Let's say I have a parent page "About Us" and under it I have overview, mission, philosophy ...
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Extra Div and Class remove from Top Navigation Snippet

I can create top navigation snippet by going to master page and clicking snippet. But it prints lots of div and extra classes. That's messing my CSS for the html navigation. Is there any way to print ...
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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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Managed Navigation using a Managed Metadata term set is not working well in an Enterprise wiki site

I have an Enterprise Wiki subsite and I have defined a site Navigation for this sub site to be of type “Managed Navigation using a Managed Metadata term set”. But currently I am facing these critical ...
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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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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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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 ...
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2010 to 2013 upgrade breaks MySite Host navigation

So I've been testing an upgrade of our SharePoint 2010 MySite Host to SharePoint 2013. I currently have a fresh SharePoint 2013 farm set up, and I'm restoring the 2010 content database to it using ...
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Hierarchical Metadata Navigation

We are currently using Managed Metadata Navigation for our Current Navigation section of our site. We have a bunch of libraries that we would like to separate into a hierarchy, like so: -Home (/) ...
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“Design Manager Bug” when adding an app

In 2013 if you create a custom master page and upload it with Design Manager and it does not contain the left nav menu placeholder (see the blog article here) the "Add an app" function breaks. ...
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How can I get a tree view for content types out of the metadata navigation hierarchy in a document library?

I have a hierarchy of content types that's currently two levels deep, and could go to three. These are for legal documents and may ultimately be used as templates in Word... which is why I opted to go ...
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Body Blocking Top Navigation

I'm using SharePoint 2010. I updated HTML in a copy of the v4 master, linked in a CSS for styling, and my mega menu isn't showing correctly. It displays perfectly, except anything on the page hides ...
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How to hide Navigation Up icon for Read Only User

How do you check the roles in SharePoint 2010 so you can hide the Navigation Up icon? Users with Read Only access should not see this icon. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
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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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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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SP Group not for Navigation audience but there it is in the Browse! Yargh!

So Im modifying Navigation and decide to limit a particular item to an Audience. In the Audience field, I type "Approvers". It is returned as not found, what with the red squiggle and all. I use the ...
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Site Navigation Settings stop responding

Me and the other interns are working away at an intranet site for our host company, and our navigation settings page has stopped working properly. As soon as the items in the danger zone are ...
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Left navigation bar customization based on user permissions

Hi 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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How to bind a term set to the quick launch programmatically

Does anyone have any idea how can I bind a term set to the quick launch in SP2013 programmatically? I used the UI but I am getting the same link for both top navigation and quick launch. Any examples ...
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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 ...