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 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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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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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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Hide updated pages menu from left navigation wiki pages library

There is an additional updated pages menu shown in left navigation when I create and open wiki pages library. It confuses the user that which is the real left navigation because it looks like there ...
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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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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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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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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, ...
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Managed Client Object Model NavigationNode Url Property Incomplete

It seems the Client Object Model is stripping out the "query" part of a URL stored inside the NavigationNode elements. I am wondering if this is a bug or perhaps I am doing something wrong? Consider ...
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Home Page without Redirect

I want to be able to have users navigate to my site without being redirected to the aspx page representing the "Home Page". Right now my home page is set to Home.aspx so when a user requests ...
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AspMenu does not render css-class for 'selected' element

I'm using the codeplex cross-site collection navigation project as a basis. The problem should not be related to that specifically though. I'm using Microsoft.SharePoint.WebControls.AspMenu as my ...
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SharePoint bread crumbs navigation

(SharePoint 2010 site) I have created document libraries for each menu item at the top link bar. Document library of a particular menu title contains several folders and an aspx file of that menu ...
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How to include icons in globalnavigation

Okay so I'm currently fooling around with some advanced stuff regarding SharePoint branding. A challenge accepted was to include icons in the Global Navigation. I tried using jQuery, with success ...
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Set the current navigation to “Display the same navigation items as the parent site”

Is it possible to set the current navigation to "Display the same navigation items as the parent site" using object model? If yes, how? publishingWeb.Navigation.thenwhat?
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Redo navigation after adding publishing pages

I added some publishing pages after a site was provisioned (using web template, so I am already adding to nav using in onet.xml). The pages I am creating are in the navbar of the onet.xml. But they ...
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How to add a page on root of site, to quick launch bar

I have a user adding a page to an existing site and is unable to add this page to the left-hand navigation menus (quick launch tabs). Not sure why, but we edit the page and the site settings, but ...
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Multi level menu with visibility control

I need to implement multi level menu for Global navigation like Menu Item L Sub Item L1 Sub Item L11 In SharePoint Office 365. I have tried Structural and managed navigation, but I ...
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Using html anchor links from top navigation or quick launch - Sharepoint 2013

I suspect this might be possible with a little more knowledge of code, but I'm trying it relatively OoTB at the moment. If scripting is required, I'm more than willing to try it out but I'm somewhat ...
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How do You Navigate Back to Search Results from an Open Document?

Problem: User searches for documents in a Document Library and gets a list of search results back. User opens a document, which opens in the browser, not in the client app. After viewing the ...
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Using content search web part to build a site navigation (SP 2013)

Problem: I've got a site with 15 subsites, each which in turn has many pages. I want to use a content search web part to query all sub sites, and display each sub site as a heading, with the three ...
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SharePoint 2013: Client Object Model NavigationNode properties

Can we set NavigationNode objects properties through Client Object Model [C#]? Below is the server side code of what I want to achieve through Client Object Model: var newNode = new ...
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Global navigation does not show folders in subsites

In a SharePoint 2013 publishing site, I set up global navigation to show structural navigation. Basically, I have this following site hierarchy: root subsite sub-subsite sub-subsite2 subsite2 ...
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Multilevel Audience Targeted Global Navigation SP2013

Has anyone set up Multilevel Audience Targeted Global Navigation SP2013? If I use term set I am unable to set security otherwise cannot set multilevel?
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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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Create a Top navigation with Silverlight [closed]

I would like to create a custom top navigation bar with silverlight . I want to do it with least possible time and effort . Could you anyone please suggest a link where i can get the code and ...
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How do you open the search results page from the top right box into a new tab?

I'm pointing to an external site with my top right search navigation (SPNavigation.SearchNav). I would like this to open up in a new page. Is this possible by using the UI or powershell? I added ...
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Error on Custom Sitemap Provider

I've come across an odd scenario and I'm drawing a blank. Perhaps one of my peers here will have an idea. We have a custom navigation solution which consumes and builds on the OOTB navigation ...
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Sub-sites contributors and reader are unable to view the sub-site navigation

I have created a term store using the site collection administrator. And I associate this term store with a sub site navigation. But the problem I am facing is that the sub-site readers and even the ...
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UI Navigation issue sharepoint 2010

I'm not sure if anyone else has seen this issue but I've first noticed it after I applied the Feb 2013 CU for SharePoint 2010. I have configured a site with global navigation with links under each ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 Global Navigation

I have a drop-down menu for Global Navigation in SharePoint Foundation 2010. It is built off of a List. The list contains a column for URL, and I'm having an issue where the domain name is being ...
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Sitemap menu with Description text

In SP2010 publishing website, I have added the Description column in Pages library. After that I created the menu with following code: <PublishingNavigation:PortalSiteMapDataSource ...
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PortalSiteMapProvider.GlobalNavSiteMapProvider get parent nodes when “display the same navigation items as the parent site” is set

We are trying to build a Custom Navigation Web Control to handle our Global Navigation. The below code works fine until the subsites have "Display the same navigation items as the parent site" set. ...
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Navigation of sitecollection outside the current site collection context

I have an application which has multiple site collections. For the business requirements I need to show the navigation of a site collection outside the context of current site collection. for e.g. The ...
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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 ...
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how can I add a link in the top nav bar in onet.xml for a custom page?

I a custom site definition, I have two modules : the classic default module to provision the default.aspx a custom mypage to provision a custom mypage.aspx I want to add in the top navigation bar ...
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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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Sharing page content between sites

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise + Publishing portal template + Windows Server 2008. In the default web site of publishing portal, there is a "Press Release" subsite. I have create another site ...
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How to change the width of left navigation area

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 x64 and Windows Server 2008 x64. I have setup a site with template publishing portal. I have grant anonymous access to all the site. I am using top global navigation ...
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Is there a way to easily organise content in a Publishing site?

Does anyone know of a good solution for allowing a non-technical user to easily organise the content within a SharePoint publishing site? I'm thinking of content that is organised into sections, ...