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 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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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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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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How to programmatically access a publishing site's current navigation settings

I can see the current navigation items using the (SP2013) Site Settings Navigation page. Problem is, I'd like to access this set of items programmatically, and in particular, to discover which ones ...
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AspMenu Has Different Behavior On Publishing & Non-Publishing Pages

Why would a <SharePoint:AspMenu> control behave one way on publishing pages & another way on non-publishing pages? I have a custom master page on a publishing site. I would like to remove ...
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Managed Metadata Navigation - Browser Back Button Problem

In our intranet site, we have links in various places that navigate the user to document libraries that are pre-filtered by managed metadata values. The URLs look like this (with metadata filter ...
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Quich launch with siblings and items below siblings

How can I configure (change or develop) quick launch in SharePoint 2013 so that it displays the current site and items below current site, and current site's siblings AND items below currents site's ...
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How do I create a parent- child navigation with site pages? SharePoint 2010

I'm using SharePoint 2010. How do I create a parent-child navigation on a flat site collection with only pages witch lays in the pages library? I what it to bee shown only when a user clicks on the ...
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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 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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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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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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Modifying top navigation through CSS

How much room do I have to change the top navigation in SharePoint? I have a publishing site and I am using SharePoint's default top navigation which I have modified a little (by applying CSS) but now ...
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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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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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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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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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“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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Top Navigation Bar link custom highlight

Is there a way to automatically set which link in the top link bar is selected, even if you're not on that page that the link points too. I'll explain my problem. I have a top link bar with an option ...
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Showing separate title for different site when using Managed Metadata for Global Navigation (screenshots)

I am using Managed MetaData Service to display Global Navigation on my site. If you take a look at the following screenshot you will see I have created two labels for both English and Arabic. For ...