Quick launch is a configurable navigation element in SharePoint.

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jQuery accordion for the Quick Launch menu?

Is it possible to turn the left side menu (I think it's the Quick Launch area) into a jQuery Accordion style menu in SharePoint 2010? The jQuery UI Accordion control uses DIV tags, so wasn't sure if ...
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How do I hide the “Recently Modified” portion of the quick launch?

The "Recently Modified" section in the quick launch is not something I want my users to see. How can I eliminate or hide it in a SharePoint 2010 installation?
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Global variables in SharePoint

Is it possible to define a global variable in SharePoint 2010 and then reference it in menus and server-side pages? We currently have a menu item on all 30+ web sites that points to the existing ...
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How to hide View all site content link to “Visitors” from Sharepoint Designer

I want to hide the "View All Site Content" link in Quick Launch from the "Visitors" who have read permission only. If the owner logs in they should be able to see the "View All Site Content" link. ...
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How to hide quick launch navigation link for visitors in sharepoint foundation 2010?

i want to hide few quick launch navigation links for visitors but it should be visible to members and owners in SharePoint foundation 2010. Thanks.
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Programmatically add quick launch link to a modal dialog box

I have implemented a feature that once activated adds a heading called Home, and a link underneath to a NewForm.aspx like such: // Add Home node var mainListsNode = new SPNavigationNode("Home", ...
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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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Disabling standard quick launch behaviour

I have created a Site Definition using Visual Studio and also created a List Definition from which I use the List Instance in a web-scoped feature which activates upon creation of a subweb using the ...
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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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How do I show the quick launch menu in a SharePoint foundation blog?

I'd like to display the Quick Launch menu on a blog site above the standard blog navigation on the left hand side (e.g. above the categories and archives webparts), the quick launch menu displays on ...
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Get quick launch using CSOM (JavaScript)

On my publishing site I have changed its current navigation (quick launch) to use structural navigation, showing all items under current site. I see that the quick launch shows pages and sub sites for ...
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How to change the color of the current location in Quick Launch?

I'm very new to SharePoint, so I need y'alls' help. I am desperately trying to change the color of the selected navigation in the Quick Launch. Right now, it is a baby-blueish kinda' color. No problem ...
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Problems hiding or setting the audience on a link within the quick launch

Good Morning All, I'm running into an issue where I would like to hide and show links on the quick launch based on a specific SharePoint group. I know how you can do it through the browser, but I'm to ...
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How to style the quick launch bar div to extend to the length of the page? (SP2013)

We want the quick launch bar to extend to the height of the page. At the moment there are little contents in the quick launch and as the contents increase the height of it increases. We want to always ...
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How to change the Quick Launch flyout menu background?

I recently enabled the dynamic menu functions for my SharePoint 2010 site by following the directions from this Microsoft TechNet page. The problem I am running into now is that when you hover over ...
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hide category links on quicklaunch

I want to hide Category Links in the QuickLaunch: Libraries and Lists. They are defined in the onet.xml (navbars) which I copied from STS template. I could hide them with css: ul.root.static > ...
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Hiding Custom List types on the Quick Launch programmatically

I would like to mimic the functionality of "List Settings > General Settings > Display this list on the Quick Launch" at deploy time. I.E. I want to hide custom list types from being displayed on the ...
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PowerShell script that deleted quicklaunch entries

I'm running a PowerShell script that deletes about 10 entries per minute. Is there a way to do this more efficiently/quicker, i.e. directly from the database? How can this be achieved? $web = ...
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Adding Dividers on QuickLaunch in SharePoint 2010

Got quick and hopefully easy question. It is...How can I add a divider line/section in QuickLaunch on SharePoint 2010? Any suggestions will be greatly appreciated!!!
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SharePoint Quick Launch items disappears

Greetings. One of my companies costumers experience that on some of their site collections, the Quick Launch will randomly miss a few items once in a while. By iisreseting they will get restored, but ...
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hide links in subsites from quick launch bar

We have a site in our collection with many subsites, many of which have had links added to their own quick launch bars. When viewing this parent site, the quick launch bar shows the links under the ...
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Changing Left navigation in MySite (my content) for all users

In a SharePoint online (office 365) project, I am trying to add two new links to the left navigaion of my-sites, which must be visible for all users. when users go to their My-site (newsfeed). The new ...
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How do I make a newly created list show up under “Lists” in SharePoint 2010? Sync names to outlook

I am very new to SharePoint as you can probably tell by my question. I imported a list from an old TFS SharePoint site but I have to click on "Lists" to get to it. I would much rather appear as it's ...
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Automatically sort quicklaunch items

We can sort quicklaunch items directly on a website or with powershell (see a great tutorial here). But is there an option to tell SharePoint:AspMenu in masterpage to automatically sort the ...
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Items missing from QuickLaunch collection

The following code should generate an ASCII art tree of a sharepoint website. But Navigation.QuickLaunch is only returning entries where the navigation order has been customised. Does anyone know how ...
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How to add a page on root of site, to quick launch bar

I have a user adding a page to an existing site and is unable to add this page to the left-hand navigation menus (quick launch tabs). Not sure why, but we edit the page and the site settings, but ...
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Quick Launch Menu - open in new window/tab - foundation 2013

I'm trying to set the quick launch menu links to open in new window. I'm using Sharepoint foundation 2013. Since it's asp menu i tried to add Target="_blank" property. But it still opens in the same ...
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Open Quick Launch links in new window programmatically

I have saved a team site solution in the gallery which lets the user create subsites. Now the user would like to open some quicklaunch links in a new window when the new subsite is created. How can ...
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Word wrap Metadata Navigation

I am trying to configure the masterpage to enable word wrap for the Metadata Navigation pane as the text is too long for the default width and the user has to expand it manually. This is the code I ...
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How to remove/hide the recycling bin and All site content from the quick launch or remove the quick launch altogether?

Ho can I remove the recycling bin and the 'All Site Content' link from the quick launch or remove the quick launch altogether
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Quick Launch View - Problem

I have designed the quick launch for a SharePoint 2010 site in master page, Now for some pages I do not want the quick launch to show up, (Or better say some SharePoint groups). So I added a web ...
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How can I sort Lists in the Quick Launch menu in SharePoint 2007?

I am creating several custom lists in SP 2007 according to the team's demands. These are displayed in the Quick Launch in the order that have been created, however I would like to know if I could sort ...
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Quick Launch link pointing nowhere

I have a really odd problem. there's a link to a custom list on the Quick Launch which points to nowhere. the content which it is pointing to isn't listed on the "All Items" page, either. How could I ...
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how to inherit quick launch bar for entire site collection?

We have created a site collection (root web), it has a quick launch bar. Then, created a subsite, it has its own quick launch bar. Is there a way to use the same quick launch bar for the entire site ...
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Quick Launch on a page layout in 2013

I am developing a custom branding for my SharePoint 2013 site. I have a single master page, and two page layouts - HomePageLayout and ThreeColumnPageLayout. I want the ThreeColumnPageLayout to have ...
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How can i hide/show the quick launch based on users

I know how to hide the quicklaunch. My scenario is this: I have built a custom quicklaunch that i show to all users but i only won't some contributors to see the default quicklaunch so that they can ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Security Trimming issue with Quick launch

I am having some trouble with this Security Trimming feature that maybe you can help me out with. Even with the Security Trimming feature enabled, those users with no access are still able see the ...
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Adding Font Awesome Icons to Quick Launch Links

When customizing the Quick Launch Links Navigation, I got stuck with adding Font Awesome Icons. How do I go about it so that it appears like the ones in the picture below? And the code is as below: ...
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Anyway to stop SharePoint 2013 Quick Launch adding items automatically

In SharePoint 2013, Lists and Subsites are added to the Quick Launch automatically. Is there anyway to stop this?
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Can I add hide/show list to my Quick launch links

I have parent/child links hierarchy inside my Quick Launch links, but is there a way to be able to hide/show the child links, instead of always showing the child links? ::EDIT:: I have modified my ...
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Add quicklaunch link with querystring parameter programatically

I want to add some links to Quicklaunch bar. The link needs to have query string parameters, eg.: /sites/project/default.aspx?mode=filter string url = "/sites/project/default.aspx?mode=filter"; ...
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Is there a way to automatically alphabetize the Quick Launch menu?

We're running SharePoint Foundation 2010. I have a Quick Launch list, and I'm constantly going in to re-order it manually as I delete and add itms to keep it relevant. Is there a way to set this up so ...
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Collapsable menu in place of quick launch for a subsite

I have to create a collapsable menu for a subsite, which replaces the default menu in Quick Launch. And, the items of the menu are dynamic on the basis of content in list and lookups. I have ...
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How can I delete Navigation Links from the Quick Launch in SP2010?

We have added Navigation Links to other sites in the Quick Launch menu but would like to delete them because they are not longer required, how can we get rid of them?
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Customizing sharepoint 2010 Quick Launch bar for certain pages only

I am rolling out a number of custom pages using a page template feature approach. I am also using a custom master page for these pages. As part of the design, we would like the Quick Launch menu for ...
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change Font-family of sharepoint 2013 quick launch

I need to change the style of Quick Launch title, What's the class of the title's style of sharepoinnt 2013 Quick Launch to add my font-family Any suggestions?
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How to move position in Quick Launch

I tried to order, movenode position in quick launch. Is there any alternative ways to do so? private void MoveNodeToPosition(int positionToMoveTo, int postionInTarget, SPWeb localWeb) { ...
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Sub-sites not showing in quick launch

It seems like some functionality changed between Moss 2007 and our new SharePoint 2013 site, Is there a easy way to list sub sites into the quick launch automatically or as an alternative create a ...
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Quick Launch Bar Wrap Text

Currently, my page titles in the quick launch bar are wrapping in the middle of the text. My objective is to have the word not be broken into two. However, I do not want to change the Master page. ...
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Fit quick launch within window

I'm trying to get the quick launch to fit the browser window size. As you can see from the following screenshot, currently the quicklaunch is shorter than the window (see the yellow area just below ...