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 AspMenu - Use OnClick instead of OnMouseOver?

Is it possible to have the SharePoint AspMenu control to show its flyouts (sub items) based on the user clicking the item, rather than based on the mouseover (or hover)?
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Managed Metadata Navigation always redirecting to “start.aspx#null”

I'm trying to use Managed Metadata Navigation for cruising around my site. Right now I have a couple of team sites. In the target settings I set the navigation URL to: ...
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How to create a hierarchy of pages?

Just started using sharepoint and it seems quite user friendly. For example, on the left bar, there is a "[+ Add new page" link. It then presents a dialog that lets me name my name page. The problem ...
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Hide navigation until all items are populated

I created a customized nav using the Sharepoint aspmenu with simple rendering which binds to an xml datasource to render the menu contents. I am then using a the jquery UI accordion to style it. The ...
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Mega menu in OOTB navigation bar

How can i make the style of the OOTB navigation bar like the mega menu style. There are articles on the net, but they use a List as the data source of the menu. But i want the OOTB navigation bar ...
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exclude top navigation from sharepoint search

How do i exclude top navigation in sharepoint 2010 site from being seen by SharePoint search. I have tried adding noindex class to the control as below but it doesn't work. ...
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How to show quick launch items for Anonymous users?

I have an issue with the quick launch with regards to anonymous users. I have set up my web application and site to allow anonymous read access. All of the libraries, lists, and subsites have this ...
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render MyGlobalNavigationFixup conditionally

I have created a single GlobalNavigation delegate control that displays different markup based on a condition (code below shows only the negative condition, an over simplified version). The ...
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Page Viewer Webpart Hides the Top Navigation Menu

I have added a page viewer webpart and pointed it to a network share. The top navigation menu now hides behind this webpart. I have tried setting the z-index on the menu container as well as the ...
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Using SP2010's TreeView navigation *inside* a page

I am using the built-in navigation TreeView provided at the site level in SP2010 to display a tree-view to users for navigation. In addition, I am using the Metadata navigation feature on my lists, ...
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How to hide recent in the navigation

In SP2013 you have the recent entry in the navigation. Is there an easy way to automatically hide/remove this entry?
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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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what is the best way to create a top navigation based on Geographic location of the user

I am trying to create a dynamic top navigation based on the users geographic location. How do can achive it? what is the best solution for that. I was wondring to use custom profile properties, is it ...
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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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Allow XML file for Navigation to be shared across all sites

I created a datasource that points to an XML file at the top level Sharepoint site. I then associated a treeview in a masterpage with the new datasource. It works fine on the home page but not on ...
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custom top menu navigation in sharepoint

I have a question regarding a top navigation that will look something like this: Home | Staff | IT | Organization With subitems on f.x. IT like this: Manuals Protocols In a dropdown menu like ...
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SiteMapNode.IsAccessibleToUser()

I am working on a project which allows the use of SharePoint 2010 as a content management source but will publish out to another web app. There are a number of reasons for this that I'm not going to ...
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Hiding the root for OOTB BreadCrumb navigation

We have a site collection that has language variations. So a breadcrumb might look like this Root > English > Products > Page Title We can using the sites title and description play ...
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Why are changes to navigation nodes by my Powershell script rolling back?

I've written some scripts that were supposed to help me correct links manually added to the navigation of a site. Basically I'm just doing a find and replace in all of the URLs. I've figured out how ...
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Stop hover with navigation to just display links

I'm somewhat new to developing with SharePoint, so sorry if this is painfully obvious and I'm totally missing something. I have a publishing site that I'm working on, and I need to tweak the ...
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How to add quick launch to the blog site in SharePoint 2010?

I want to remove the default blog navigation which is categories and archives and just create custom links with the SP navigation feature in All Site Settings. The problem is that in blog sites, the ...
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Managed Metadata Navigation Security Trimming

Does the managed metadata navigation offer security trimming? I create a new web and not have anyone have access to it. I would now add a link to that web to the managed metadata navigation. ...
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dropdownlist quicklinks menu in masterpage

I would like to create a dropdownlist for quicklink navigation in a master page. The quicklink menu will have direct links to a bunch of subsites. This will need to be accessible from all subsites. I ...
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IIS URL Rewriting … Left Navigation selected link is not highlighted

When URL rewriting is implemented then the left navigation is not highlighting the selected link. Example: Actual Link - /company/pages/home.aspx Rewriting Link - /company/home When using the ...
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Does anyone know how to access data from another farm?

So basically the problem is: I have one farm that I have limited access to. I need to access that farm to get information to another farm. I.E Top navigation needs to be in sync w/the other farms. I ...
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Having more control over Metadata Navigation for Pages

In SharePoint 2013 when you create a new page under a publishing page it adds a new Term under the "site navigation" termset of the site collection. What I want to do, is having more control on where ...
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Key Filters: Always boolean AND? Possibility of adding user-controlled OR?

In a usability test just now, I learned that the Key Filters part of Metadata Navigation operate on boolean AND. A document has to match all filters in order to appear. Do I have any control over ...
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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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SiteMapPortalProvider

I'm trying to build a custom navigation entity off the existing SiteMapPortalProvider exposed through SharePoint 2010, however, I cannot seem to find the settings to replicate a particular sub-site's ...
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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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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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Site Welcome Page as Home Navigation menu item SharePoint 2013

I am running SharePoint 2013, and most content sits in sub-sites (accounts, sales, support etc). I would like the main page (under Site Settings, Site Welcome Page -> http://mysite/Pages/Default.aspx ...
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Top Navigation menu flyouts render blank iframe in IE8

I have a problem with an sp2007 site where the navigation menu flyouts (drop downs) render as a blank white space. This problem only happens on our clients network. It works fine on my own ...
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quick launch items missing

For some reason the Quick Launch Items has gone missing from my custom masterpage and I am not sure hwo to get them back... The code for my Quick Launch: <Sharepoint:SPNavigationManager ...
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How do I stop default navigation links from re-appearing?

As you know, SharePoint groups the links in the left hand navigation under headings relating to type e.g. Lists, Libraries etc. I have removed these and created my own headings. From time to time ...
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Is it possible to develope a heirarchical left navigation sites->subsite

Now we have a scenario here where we are migrating from 2007 to 2010. Our client had been using a custom left navigation but that is no longer functional. I want to build a navigation like the shown ...
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SharePoint 2010 hangs on global nav change

I have a SharePoint 2010 Enterprise deployment. When I attempt to modify the Global Navigation at the root site, it hangs for several seconds, then prompts for credentials, then gives me an unexpected ...
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Can not update Navigation programatically

I have following code var subWeb = newWeb.Webs.Add(subsite.Url, subsite.Title, subsite.Title, 1033, PublishTemplate, false, false); subWeb.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true; subWeb.Update(); PublishingWeb ...
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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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Linking sub menus to variations

I have a publishing site with variations, the directory structure is laid out like this: en-us -products --product1 --product2 -contact us -news euro -products --product1 --product3 -contact us -news ...
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Background image for navigation disappears once published

I'm creating one page at my work intranet Sharepoint site. I'm trying to customize the navigation only for my one page. My navigation bar looked good in preview mode, with the background images ...
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Strange jitter on menus in chrome

In chrome, when I put my mouse over any of the menu items below, the menu starts jumping up and down, and I cannot choose any item. Has anyone else seen this? It happens in Chrome, but not FireFox ...
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Entire site times out after page is approved. Looks like it's caused by the NavNodes table in content database

We've got a SharePoint site that recently started giving errors randomly when approving pages. The only changes we made was to update the site to CU August 2012, and turn on UPS, but I'm not sure if ...
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Background Elements Shifting on Navigation Mouseover

On Google Chrome - When I mouse over the navigation bar items on Sharepoint pages, it causes page elements in the background to shift up the page moving the mouse off the navigation element and ...
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Navigation Audience - no exact match was found

Brand new SP 2010 install patched up to August 2011 CU. When we edit the navigation tab menu entries, We can't set an audience. If I search for Owners we get no exact match was found. If I use the ...
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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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Top Link Navigation is not supporting link with Long url

I have main site with Top Navigation Menu created using Site Collection Settings > Navigation (under Look and Feel). I'm trying to add a long link to navigation links in Site Collection Settings > ...
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Why does javascript on the page stop the drop down menu working?

I have just inserted a javascript world clock via a text doc and a CEWP. However now that this is functional on my page I cannot see my drop downs from the top nav bar. It was working fine before I ...
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Using Globalnavigation twice in Master Page

In my Master Page I want to show the global navigation It wil look like this: -> Header (globalnavigation) -> Breadcrumb -> Content -> Footer (globalnavigation) I want to reuse the ...