Inside modern communication site, who can edit the menu items? Can contributors do so?

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I just tried this on my communication site. User with "Contribute" permissions cannot edit navigation menu items in SharePoint online modern experience.


User Permissions:

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User cannot see "Edit" option for navigation menu as well as "Change the look" option under settings icon:

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Edit or higher permissions are required to edit the navigation menu items.

  • Hi @johnGu, does this answer help you? Jun 18 at 10:42

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