I am trying to edit the PlaceHolderLeftNavBar (Master). There is a list of links within in and some of the links are pointing to the wrong places. I need to go in there and remove/edit some of those links. As of right now all I can do is select the section. How can I edit the text within the nav bar?

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If you are talking about the quick launch nav (which i think you are), in the main these links are managed in your SP navigation, which you can access from the following:

quick launch nav

Site settings > Look and feel > Navigation > Navigation Editing and Sorting

If you need to manage the recycle bin and all site content links you can control these via CSS.

Hope this helps.


  • Awesome, thanks that did the trick. On a side note...any way to get the now unlinked headers to not have "hoverbility".
    – Matt
    Mar 20, 2013 at 14:36
  • Yes you can do that through CSS alone. Could you mark this answer up?
    – Stephen
    Mar 20, 2013 at 14:47

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