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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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“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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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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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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How To Hide The Last Top Nav Tab in SharePoint 2010

I have found how to hide the first top nav tab, but I need to hide the last one as well. Is it possible? If yes, how can I do it?
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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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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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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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Managed Metadata Navigation - How do you make quicklaunch work contextually like structural nav quicklaunch?

I've tried to use the new Managed Metadata navigation on our new SP2013 site, and it works great for global navigation. However, I have spent hours trying to figure out how to get the quicklaunch ...
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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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How to display current navigation on “Body only” page layout

I create a new page and applied "Body only" page layout which is basically PageFromDocLayout.aspx But it doesn't show current navigation. How do I show current navigation on left side of the page? I ...
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Adding Vertical Navigation to PageLayout

Is it possible to add Vertical Navigation to a "Page Layout", The reason is I want to make the navigation be visible only on some of the pages (same Master Page).
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Custom SiteMapProvider does not show level 2 or deeper

I created a custom sitemap provider but I am unable to make it show the next level. Here is my first attempt: public override SiteMapNodeCollection GetChildNodes(SiteMapNode node) { var ...
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User Profile Service Application Sync But Members count 0 in AD Security Group

I have Configure User Profile Service on Production Server(SharePoint Server 2010 Enterprise).It's Configure successfully.It shows Security Group in Audience in Navigation Menu but it shows total ...
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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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Add Home link to top navigation bar

I want to add custom link to topnavigation bar, this link will be common through out sitecollections and it should appear as the first link in navigation bar. I tried to override ...
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Get Current Navigation items for all site collections and webs

I'm trying to make a site map for a Sharepoint 2010 that will list every site and that site's current nav items. Navigation between sites is done via the top nav. However, I'm having problems getting ...
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How to get a reference of PortalSiteMapProvider object attached to a site that is not in current context

I have a (Publishing)Site Collection which have many sites and subsites. To meet a specific business requirement, I need the navigation settings of a site which is not in current context (It may be ...
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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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How to get friendly url programmatically for a particular page url, Sharepoint 2013

So i'm missing a thing here. My site collection is configured with variations. I'm doing a language switch webpart, but the problem is How to find the friendly url for a page. For more info please ...
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Feature Stapling and SPWeb.Navigation (Top Nav bar or quick launch) changes not applying

I am using feature stapling to add a feature to all sites in a web application. This feature creates a list, creates a site page, creates a webpart, adds the web part to the site page, and then it is ...