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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Where do “My site” and “My profiles” links come from?

Under the personal action menu, there are two links : My site My profile I'm trying to understand how they are generated and by which component/feature. However the highest container in the ...
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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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Duplicate Top Drop Down Menu in SharePoint 2010

My development environment is SharePoint 2010. I am trying to achieve Drop Down enabled Top Navigation menu.Though my site is showing the top menu but the sub menus are not showing up as drill down ...
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Copying a web part to /all/ pages?

I've created a right sidebar (summary links) on the page - for now, we'd like every single page on the site (>300) to have this, and then for certain pages to be customised (a few links added/removed ...
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How to show navigation fly-out menu without sibling sites?

Is there a way to show a fly-out menu only for the current site, without its sibling sites showing in the navigation? Thanks
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Custom Navigation in SharePoint 2010

I am working with SharePoint 2010. I am looking for creating a custom menu that could be placed on Master page of my site collection. Could you please give me a start on this. I don't want to use ...
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Set current context SPWeb focus on SPTreeView

I'm using an customized SPTreeView (UserControl) embed on the masterpage, any ideas how to set the selectedNode that correspond to the contextWeb or using another approach? spregards
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Move sub-site into sub-heading in navigation?

I've just created some sub-sites that I'd like to be grouped on the left navigation - I've adding in the headings which appear as folders, but I can't seem to find a way to move sites from the base ...
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Global Navigation stored anywhere?

I'm creating global navigation menus for multiple sites. Each one is essentially the same, but translated from English into French, Dutch, German and Spanish, with some subtle changes (links added or ...
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Site Navigation - remove parent site from menu?

I'm using the 'Look and Feel' > 'Navigation' system to create my own menu for my public facing website. Rather than automatically show subsites or pages, I'm constructing the menu manually by adding ...
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How to provide navigation with multpli site collections and site collections as sub sites?

We have split up a site with a massive amount of sub sites into some site collections and in the URL hierarchy some sub sites are site collections, i.e: top level -> Site collection 1 | SC2 | SC3 ...
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Showing only one sub-site in navigation?

I'm just creating the sub/side navigation (or 'Current Navigation' as sharepoint calls it) and have set it to show subsites, however, it drills down to two levels when we'd only like it to drill down ...
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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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Custom sidebar/sub navigation

Unfortunately I'm still struggling to get to grips with Sharepoint 2010, I've created a master page which I'm actually really happy with, and the top navigation etc works nicely with dropdowns, but ...
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Home Page without Redirect

I want to be able to have users navigate to my site without being redirected to the aspx page representing the "Home Page". Right now my home page is set to Home.aspx so when a user requests ...
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How to display SubSites and their SitePages via the Quick Launch Navigation Menu

I am looking for a solution to change the default view of the Quick Launch Navigation Menu: Display SubSites as root nodes; Display SitePages as leaves. in the following manner: -SubSite1 ...
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View all site content on subsite shows site content on root site

I had made a couple of changes to a site which I believe caused this issue. The symptom is, click on 'View all site content' on a subsite and it will show the view all site content page of the root ...
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Hide items in Sharepoint Treeview

Any idea to hide non-site items in the Sharepoint 2010 tree view control? Or the only chance is to develop our own control and integrate it on the master page? there's this link but it doesn't seems ...
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Is there a way to change the searchbox text on Mysite - SP2010?

We have a requirement to change the text in the search textbox on Mysite on the SharePoint 2010 environment. The default search text is “Find People”, it should be modified to "Search People". For ...
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AspMenu does not render css-class for 'selected' element

I'm using the codeplex cross-site collection navigation project as a basis. The problem should not be related to that specifically though. I'm using Microsoft.SharePoint.WebControls.AspMenu as my ...
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Redirect a subsite home link to the root site collection home page

I often get requests to have the link of the home logo on a subsite link to the home page of the root site collection? I can't see any native way of doing this with the SharePoint navigation but ...
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Web and its child webs not showing in default navigation after 2007 > 2010 upgrade

I have a single site collection that was previously a MOSS 2007 site. This site collection has about 15 webs, and some of those have a number of subwebs underneath them. The top navigation bar is set ...
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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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Quicklaunch gone in SP2010 with 2007 visual design

I have an odd problem: An upgraded 2010 installation was working fine for a year or so - and as always "nothing" was changed recently (a small webpart was deployed). Most of the Site collection (with ...
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Is it possible to add a divider in between the navigation items of a navigation folder

I have another site with around 50 navigation items and users are finding it hard to find a particular navigation items since all of them are important and thus cannot hide them. Is there a way to ...
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Does moving a list from a navigation folder to another navigation folder cause any impact

Suppose I have a List called Jan 2011 Reports inside the Lists Heading, I moved to another Heading, say 2011 Reports (which I created to keep all the Jan to Dec 2011 reports), will it affect the ...
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Customize Quick Lanch navigation

I have to create web control that can be placed to master page. This control should display Quick Launch navigation from web that is defined in control properties. Also this page should contain own ...
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Programmatically add menus to SPWeb.Navigation.QuickLaunch does not work

I'm trying to add some menus to the "Quick Launch" navigation and it does not work. I'm using the following code: var ql = myWeb.Navigation.QuickLaunch; SPNavigationNode m1 = new ...
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Web part to list all pages unless they are hidden (site settings -> navigation)?

I have a web part that displays all pages in a repeater from the current site. If I go to site settings -> navigation and hide one of the pages then I don't want this page to be displayed in the web ...
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How to enable sub menu on the global menu?

We recently signed up for Office 365 and are in the process of building out oure SharePoint site. We started with the default site, a Team Site and have built out the following site map: Site Sub ...
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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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SharePoint bread crumbs navigation

(SharePoint 2010 site) I have created document libraries for each menu item at the top link bar. Document library of a particular menu title contains several folders and an aspx file of that menu ...
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Subsite Navigation Menu Item Has Different URL To Others; Breaks Menu Item Highlighting

The global navigation of my site automatically includes links to the sub-sites (c/o the 'Show Subsite' checkbox). These auto-included navigation links aren't editable (at least, not through the ...
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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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Issue with standard navigation in Chrome

The standard <SharePoint:AspMenu navigation on our SharePoint 2010 site works fine in all browser but Chrome. When I hover over a menu item I can't see the sub menu items like Contact Us -> ...
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“View all site content” Site actions menu link missing

For some reason the "View all site content" link in the Site Actions menu is missing for sites that do not use the Publishing feature. The moment I enable the Publishing feature for the site the link ...
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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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Customizing SharePoint AspMenu control

I'm currently working on a project in which the navigation needs to have some special touches in order to fulfill the clients wishes. Instead of the casual SharePoint topnavigation dropdown I want to ...
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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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Navigation setup for site pages

I have a navigation defined in Site actions -> Look and Feel -> Navigations. I have a home page (Root page) - Home.aspx. Let's say I have created two more pages like A.aspx and B.aspx. Now I would ...
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Publishing page not displayed in navigation

I have created a publishing page. It is published. In my Current navigation I have pages checked. The page however is not being shown. Other pages are. If I create a custom link to the page it is ...
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Change root node of TopNavigationMenu dynamically?

I have a main site with five subsites and they are all using the same masterpage. The main site is a national site and the subsites are local copies (same lists, libraries, pages, subsites etc). One ...
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Go to specific page in large list

I got a list that have about 200 items and growing. Is there a way to navigate to a specific page of that list? Something similar that are on forums all over. Or a dropdown? We are using Sharepoint ...
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How to include icons in globalnavigation

Okay so I'm currently fooling around with some advanced stuff regarding SharePoint branding. A challenge accepted was to include icons in the Global Navigation. I tried using jQuery, with success ...
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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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Display parent navigation doesn't work

We have a SharePoint 2010 site that has a subsite which then contains a subsite. It looks something like this hierarchically: - Site Root - Subsite A - Subsite X (subsite of A) - Subsite ...
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manage the top navigation via a custom list?

Is it possible for contributors to manage the top navigation via a custom list? So basically when a sub-site or page is created the user has the ability to assign where it goes via the list. If so can ...
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Migrated site from 2007 to 2010 .. broken navigation links

We migrated an SP 2007 site collection to 2010 by attaching it's DB. However, because the Host Name changed and because we had hard coded urls in the navigation we have broken tabs as expected. Is ...
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InvalidCastException when opening root-level Navigation settings page

I couldn't find any information about this error anywhere and it's really strange! When I open the root-level Navigation settings page in my SharePoint 2010 website, I get an error page and the ...
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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 ...