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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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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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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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Fetch data from Term Store Management in Sharepoint 2013

So I am wanting 3 different navigations and I only see how to add 2 though in the snippet area in Design Manager. I am comfortable with C# but not very knowledgable in Sharepoint. Does anyone know ...
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Left navigation shows “error”

After changes in Quick Launch sorting properties I made them to sort automatically based on title. After that left Quick Launch "Error". I am unable to determine the cause. Can anyone help suggest ...
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List all sites in web application where user has member access

I want to list all the sites in a webapplication for the user where the user is either a member or admin (not visitor). I definitely do not want to iterate through the sites. All the other options of ...
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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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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 do I apply master page changes to all subsites in SharePoint 2013?

I realize similar questions have been asked, but master pages have changed somwehwat in SharePoint Server 2013, and this is actually several questions in one. I've read lots and lots of articles, and ...
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Hiding items (nodes) in a cross site collection top navigation based on profile property (Audiences)

I have followed this article to create a cross site Collection top navigation and it works greate. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb897739(v=office.14).aspx I go through all Site ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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How do I make the Managed Navigation menu appear the same on all pages

Apologies if this is amazingly obvious somehere... I've implemented a SP2013 Publishing Site and enabled the friendly URLs and Managed Navigation. For what it's worth, I've also used the Starter ...
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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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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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SharePoint 2013 managed metadata navigation and custom sort order

I'm trying out the managed navigation in SP 2013 and cannot set the custom sort order. I select "Use custom sort order" and save it but when I reload the page "Use default sort order according to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Audience targetted link hidden from everyone

I have 4 manually created links across my top link bar. I want to use Audience Targetting to allow certain people to see it and to hide it from everyone else (I know audience targetting is not ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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Global Navigation drop down menu subsite level

My Sub site Hierarchy is as follows: HOME Subsites Subsite 1 Subsite 1a Subsite 1b Subsite 2 Subsite 2a Subsite 2b The Global ...
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SharePoint Global Navigation Tabs Security

Im having different tabs on the global navigation of site and there will be different groups who will be having rights to different tabs of the application. On click of the tab respective contents ...
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Display list/library title in breadcrumb

I have standard publishing site with subsite and list on that subsite. When user enters list, in breadcrumb he sees something like this: [root site title] > [subsite title] but I'd like to show: ...
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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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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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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 ...