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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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 ...
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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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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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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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Setting up Global Metadata Navigation on 2013

Found some articles about using the Managed Term Stores to create cross-site collection global navigation in SharePoint 2013. Most excellent, and seems simple enough. However, I'm encountering an ...
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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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Columns are not available for metadata navigation for List with Infopath “promoted fields”

SharePoint 2010. We have an infopath form that's basically a trouble ticket. Several (but not all) of the fields are promoted, and appear in the main/default view as columns. These columns can be ...
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Enabling Navigation and SharePoint Publishing Infrastructure

I have activated SharePoint Publishing Infrastructure feature provisioned through my web template. But the Navigation (my libraries in QuickLaunch bar) was not visible after publishing feature ...
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Navigation back from the Search Center in SharePoint 2010

We have a dilemma with our implementation of Search Center. I am sure I am not alone with this. Basically, in some site 3 levels deep on one web app the search redirects them to the search center at a ...
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Change CSS of selected item in sharepoint menu

Is there a way to do the same as done here with some Javascript? AspMenu does not render css-class for 'selected' element I want to use this CSS for the selected item in the menu .s4-tn ...
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Equal Topnavigation on different Sitecollections?

I have several Sitecollections and all of them should have the exact same Topnavigationbar. Publishing Feature is activated. Example: On Sitecollection A the Topnavigation should show Sitecollection ...
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How can I move page turning to left side of a list

I have a basic list in hosted (Office 365) Sharepoint 2010. I am wondering if it's possible to move the page advance to the left side of the bottom portion of said list. A picture for greater clarity: ...
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Quick launch strange behaviour

I am accessing the quick launch nodes programmatically by using SPWeb currWeb = SPContext.Current.Web; SPNavigationNodeCollection nodes = currWeb.Navigation.QuickLaunch; foreach (SPNavigationNode ...
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SharePoint 2010 Navigation error: An unexpected error occured while manipulating the navigational structure of this Web, August 2012 CU

has anyone experienced/fixed this problem in their environment? Our publishing site has the August 2012 Cumulative Update installed and has been running fine for over a month. Now, since the site has ...
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How do i alter the quicklaunch navbars using the onet file?

I have the following markup in my onet file. All i want to do is show these 2 sections in the quick launch area and NOTHING else. The code below adds these 2 sections but also adds extra sections ...
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Security Trimming on Tree View site navigation

Is it possible to add security trimming on the TreeView to only allow the authorized user can see whatever are allowed them to see on the TreeView? My portal is shared with 3 different users and they ...
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PublishingWeb.Navigation.CurrentNavigationNodes not including newly added items

I am trying to get the collection of all the items of left menu programmatically. When any new publishing page is added, it shows in OOTB left navigation, but when I try to get navigation nodes ...
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Left Navigation doesn't highlight the selected link

I tried to add some headings and links in left navigation along with HOME link. The problem i am facing is the Home link is always highlighted wherever u are inside the site. How can i sort it out ? ...
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Site navigation top link bar: max number of dynamic items not respecting the sort order

I'm using a publishing site. I configured the top navigation link bar to show max 20 dynamic items and set the sort order to Sort automatically by last modified date in descending order. The problem ...
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How do I force SPNavigation to refresh?

I was told refreshing SPNavigation might help with my missing and not-updating bredacrumb issue from this post. How do I force SPNavigation to refresh?
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How to Find Selected Node PortalSiteMapDataSource

I am trying to Create Custom Navigation control which read Nodes from given PortalSiteMapDataSourceID and generate XML and then use XSLT to generate HTML out of it.How can i find selected node from ...
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Delay at deleted websites in the navigation

I have a global navigation where the the subsites are appearing. If I delete a subsite sometimes it happens that the deleted subsite still appears in the navigation. How does the navigation works? Is ...
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disadvantages to customizing global navigation for sharepoint 2010 WCM

Hi I am currently working on a project that requires using a custom sitemap provider for the global navigation of a WCM site. My understanding is that this is going to break security trimming and ...
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SharePoint 2010 subsites under logical segment

I am developing a intranet portal where we have logically segmented our subsites into two units. i.e BUSINESS and SERVICES. The above units are mere logical representation nothing else. But the URL ...
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Top Link Bar highlights different page after clicking link inside of page

I have a top link bar with the following items: Home, Front, Back, Network Each link points to a page with a heading of the same name. When I click on "Back" and click a link within the "Back" page, ...
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Remove/Add items to MySite globalnavigation

How do I control which items gets shown and which doesn't in the MySite globalnavigation? Currently there are the standard ones (My Site, My newsfeed, My content, My profile), and I'd like to remove ...
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Publishing Site creating a sub page

I have a publishing site. I have created a page in the site. Is it possible to createa sub page from a page? I would like it to be added to the site navigation. Main Site |_Page 1 |_Page 2 ...
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Ampersand shows as $amp; in global navigation

Just a very quick question, hopefully someone can help: On my global navigation, any items that have an & symbol in them display as the full & (actually displayed on the page, not in the ...
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Keep hover state on drop down navigation

I've got the drop down navigation working in Sharepoint and have styled it so it looks fairly decent, but I was wondering if there was a way to keep the hover state on the top navigation bar when ...
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User's Recently Visited Sites

Anyone have any advice on the best way of tracking the recent sites a user has visited? As part of my overridden Global Navigation delegate control, I'd like to create something similar to a ...
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How to replace left menu in Sharepont 2010 Foundation?

My customer wants a left menu that is something like: TreeMenu1 - SubSite - Lib1 - Lib2 - List1 some links with differnt fancy icons Treemenu2 - List1 - List2 - Etc In words; First a tree ...
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Show only Subsites as drop down menu

I have a site collection on SP Standard 2010. I want to achieve a menu flyout like so: A B C a b c a2 b2 c2 A, B, C are the parent menu and a,b,c are the submenu very easy.I have made sure ...
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Sharepoint 2007, linking two sharepoint sites

In my company, each department has it's own sharepoint site. My site has my departments information. Another department has their information on their site but would like to link to a page on my site. ...
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How to tell onet.xml dont verify <navbarlink>?

I have some navbarlinks in the onet.xml. However, creation or provision of those publishing pages (aspx that have link in the navbar) happens much later when provision a site. Is there a way to tell ...
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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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How to rename the breadcrumb?

How can I rename the Breadcrumb for page title 'HOME' in SharePoint 2010?
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Tree View navigation of Document Library

I'm experimenting with providing maximum functionality without writing code. The sharepoint site collection has one sub-site called "Demo". "Demo" has one document library called "Testing". I've ...
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Pages showing in Quick Launch even though “Show Pages” unticked

We have an SharePoint 2007 publishing site which is accessible through a "www" public address for anonymous access and FBA access to certain areas. The site is also accessible through an extended ...
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Can't get flyout dynamic menus to work for top navigation

I can't get the fly out menus to work for top navigation in SharePoint 2010. I have changed both the MaximumDynamicDisplayLevels and the StaticDisplayLevels to 2 using Sharepoint Designer but still no ...
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Sharepoint Dynamic navigation permissions

I know that this has been discussed on serverfault before: http://serverfault.com/questions/87390/sharepoint-site-showing-up-even-though-user-has-no-permissions-to-it Kevin Davis was nice to chime ...
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All Documents View, how to go back up the heirarchy with one click

I'm working a lot right now in All Documents view, but am frustrated with wanting to hit one icon, like windows explorer or all browsers have to go back 'up the chain'. Is there a way to enable this ...
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Hiding navigation nodes in WSS dynamically

The SPNavigation property IsVisible only returns true. I have seen a lot of posts on the net stating the same thing. I know there is a way of hiding the nodes in MOSS using the PublishingWeb class, ...
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SharePoint navigation design issue

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 want to design a two layered ...
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Second Navigation on the left side

How do I add a second navigation on the left side of my page below the quick launch? Our company is in the process of implementing the new version of sharepoint (2013 foundation) and they would like ...
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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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Sharepoint 2010 Custom top navigation appears in Top site but not on subsite

I have a site collection and a subsite underneath it. I have customized the top navigation based on business requirements, which out of box is not possible, by extending a class from ...
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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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What is the best way to deploy 3 level global top navigation across the site collections?

There are a number of site collections that need to have a same top navigation. Currently, only main site collection has 3 level top navigation with structural navigation mode. However, it seems to me ...
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Create navigation headings in SharePoint Online programatically

Is there a possibility to create headings with multiple links in the navigation bar (i.e. top link bar) in SharePoint online using c3 or PowerShell? My initial guess was to use ClientContext to gain ...
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Set link target depending on zone

Background: We have a SharePoint 2010 with two web applications. One contains our portal site collection and the other contains the My Sites. The web application containing our portal site runs on ...