Questions tagged [global-navigation]

The top link bar is also referred to as global navigation, because it can be the same across all of the sites in a site collection.

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What is the relation between Friendly URL and Managed Navigation?

I have created a new site collection of type Enterprise wiki. And I cannot understand the following default navigation setting: I mean why I need to use managed navigation to get friendly URLS ? Why ...
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Get links from SharePoint 2013 global navigation using REST

I am trying to get the Global Navigation links using a REST call. https://sitename/sites/test/_api/navigation/menustate?mapprovidername='GlobalNavigationSwitchableProvider'&$filter=IsHidden eq '...
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Heading and links not showing in Global Navigation

I am creating a site in SharePoint 2013 and I'm having a bit of trouble with the Global Navigation. Here is what it looks like: This dropdown is showing all sub-sites as well as a manual link (...
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SharePoint branding global navigation

I am looking to customize my SP2013 site & was searching for some good site to take inspiration & I ran into this site http://www.adelaidecitycouncil.com/ I am looking to make my header ...
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SharePoint 2013 : how to target the audience of navigation link to “Everyone except external users”?

Well, everything is in the title : I have a Team Site, and i would like to configure an audience for a link on the Global Navigation. This audience should be "Everyone except external users", a SP ...
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I cant add a hashtag at the end of a url for a navigation item

Im running SharePoint 2013 with SP1. I need to add a hashtash to the url. As seen below. Everytime I add the hashtag and then Save the navigation settings, the hashtag gets removed. Is this a bug ...
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Targeting SharePoint 2013 Built-in Navbar

SharePoint's built-in navigation appears to create a <ul> inside of a <div>, but the id on this inner <ul> appears to change between pages. In the two below screenshots are examples ...
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CSOM powershell to update search navigation sharepoint 2013

I am wanting to write some client side powershell to update the search navigation on global search. I have found many examples of this with server side but none using client side. anyone with any ...
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UI Change in Global Navigation of SharePoint Online Modern Pages

The Global navigation in SP Online classic team sites gets displayed next to the site logo and above logo in Modern Experience. Its easy to modify CSS for classic pages as they are attached to a ...
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Why is there a different global navigation when you are at homepage or inside list/site content?

Our global navigation has strange behavour. When user is at startpage on a site the global navigation looks correct, but when same user navigates to a list or site content the global navigation looks ...
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SharePoint Online how to add Links to Global Navigation Bar using PowerShell V5

I am trying to modify a PowerShell script to add Links to the SharePoint Online Global Navigation bar of my sites. I currently have a script which will add a "Header" to the Global Navigation Bar, but ...
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Custom top navigation not working in site setting pages

I have created a top navigation user control which works fine in SharePoint 2013 site. But on site settings and other administrative pages like site permission page, the navigation is not working. ...
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Global navigation does not show folders in subsites

In a SharePoint 2013 publishing site, I set up global navigation to show structural navigation. Basically, I have this following site hierarchy: root subsite sub-subsite sub-subsite2 subsite2 ...
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How to create links under Global navigation using CSOM or PowerShell?

I'm trying to create links under 'Global Navigation' and checked "Show All pages" option in SharePoint Online. It is not creating links in Global navigation and it is not throwing any exception also. ...
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PowerShell CSOM set web inheritance

Piggy backing off my last question, Modifying Global Navigation Settings in SharePoint Online, is it possible to set a subsites navigation inheritance to use the same as the parent? If it is possible ...
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SharePoint 2010: Users Can't See Changes to Published & Approved Master Page

I checked out the master page in SharePoint Designer 2010. Then I added inline CSS in the portion of the document. I checked it back in and published it. Then I went to the Master Page library in the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Global Navigation, Creating Explicit Inclusion Site Collections

I followed Benny Skogberg's instructions for creating an Explicit Inclusion Site Collection for Global Navigation here. Everything worked for me through the creation of the 'Reuse terms from the Site ...
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Multi level menu with visibility control

I need to implement multi level menu for Global navigation like Menu Item L Sub Item L1 Sub Item L11 In SharePoint Office 365. I have tried Structural and managed navigation, but I ...
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Multilevel Audience Targeted Global Navigation SP2013

Has anyone set up Multilevel Audience Targeted Global Navigation SP2013? If I use term set I am unable to set security otherwise cannot set multilevel?
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How to move the global navigation on seattle.master to the LHS instead of top?

We are using seattle.master. The local navigation is on LHS of page. The global navigation is at top of page. Is it possible to place the global navigation on the LHS (vertically) instead of the ...
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How to add node to Structural Navigation CSOM

How to add node to Structural Navigation CSOM? I don't use taxonomy, i don't use automatically added pages or lists. I end up on determining, that global navigation is StandardNavigationSource....
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Sharepoint 2013 - Global (Top) Navigation - Page Title Listed As 'Home' but Displaying Name of Subsite

I hope someone can help answer this. Page Title is Home and I want the First Top Nav Item to be 'Home' If I change the Subsite Title - then it changes the title in the Top Nav on the HomePage to '...
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SharePoint Global Navigation issue, the subsite does not show in Navigation setting

I have a sub-site off of a sub-site and want to hide it in the Global Navigation (which is inheriting from the Parent site) but it is not showing in the Navigation setting list in the parent site for ...
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How to delete all navigation item using powershell script?

I need to delete all navigation from SharePoint site and subsites. please suggest any idea to do in powershell script.
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O365 Sharepoint Master page branding confusion

I am fairly new to Sharepoint but I have a software engineering background. I have been charged with branding our companies Sharepoint intranet. We are using Office 365 Sharepoint online. The goal is ...
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Oslo Navigation Dropdown Issues

we are running into an issue with the Oslo layout when we try and use a drop down navigation header and it gets stacked on top of another. The issue is that before the mouse picks up the drop down ...
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Changing the font size of the global navigation in SharePoint Online

I have a navbar at the top of my SharePoint Online sites. Each site has the same navigation structure, achieved using terms. However, the size of the text is annoyingly small given that it functions ...
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Cannot find div container reference in Master Page

We have a custom Master Page with a drop down navigation menu replacing the global navigation. I have recently added a new subsite and need this to show on the navigation menu. I have managed to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 hide feature not working in navigation

The hide feature in Site Settings under navigation is not working. I select the site, click hide then press save. Immediately after clicking save, SP reverts all my hidden sites back to its original ...
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Applying permissions to a sitemap driven global navigation

I recently took over for someone who left my company and so I don't know much about how they did that they did but here is what i see: We have a portal with a 3 tier drop-down navigation (can't use ...
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Global navigation to homepage

I've added a SharePoint subsite and have created promoted links to browse to reports. Now the global navigation refers to the promoted links, while rather i'd like to point to the home page of the ...
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SharePoint navigation does not show subsite links for some users

I have a SharePoint site collection with many sites named, Finance Marketing Health and etc... For some users it does not show some of these site links in the Global Navigation. Why is this? I am ...
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Global Navigation drop down menu has 2 different lengths

I have drop down menu with a parentage and it shows up really nicely from the main page. But if i try to access the same menu while on a sub-page it looks ugly and the width of the drop down menu is ...
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SharePoint Online Global Navigation In New List Experience

In Global Navigation text is not highlighting when viewing in New List Experience. Whereas in Classic Experience text is highlighting as shown below. Is this a bug in New Experience?
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Create group in Manage metadata service application using powershell

I want to add group in Manage metadata service application using power shell. I have try to find some options in web but they are for sites not for service application. Any help will be appreciated!!...
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Is it possible to add a global navigation bar to my sites?

Is it possible to add a global navigation bar to my sites for SharePoint 2016? I've tried enabling publishing features on the my site host but it did not work.
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Navigation Rest api

I have a structural navigation on a site collection on sharepoint online, I want to create a custom navigation control using rest api that show 2 level, so I made a query : _spPageContextInfo....
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Hide a site in top link navigation from users, but one group needs to see it

This was done on SharePoint 2010 (not sure how), but I am on SharePoint Foundation 2013 and I need to have this site as a link on the top link navigation so a small group can access it, but I want to ...
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Issue removing a link within the global navigation bar

I'm a site administrator trying to delete a couple of unneeded links from the global navigation bar within a top site. There's a site with a drop-down menu and the link is in there. When I go to ...
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Enable top nav bar for all users, regardless of security groups

Ok, we have a Top Nav bar which contains the navigation for all of the site-collection and its sub-sites (and their sub-sites). The nav bar looks and works perfectly fine for the site-collection ...
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Get top navigation from a SharePoint site

There are 5 navigation nodes on the top link bar. I tried to get top navigation from a sharepoint site by using JSOM or CSOM but it returns more than 5 navigation nodes as the following: German ...
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child menu's are getting hide inside parent li due to overflow:hidden property

Here I am trying to make top navigation as scroll-able navigation am almost done with that but when I have menus with child menus in top navigation then these are getting hide behind parent li this ...
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how do I make SharePoint top navigation menus with scroll bar?

I want to apply scroll bar to top navigation in SharePoint 2013. I want to make something like how can I achieve this?
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How to set up Global Navigation to link to page with list of pages with that metadata tag?

I am using SharePoint 2013 and working on a enterprise wiki site. And I have set my global navigation to Managed Navigation using the metadata term set. Clicking on the tabs in the global navigation ...
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Trouble with Drop-down Menu on the Top Link Bar in SharePoint 2013

I'm using SharePoint 2013 with full permissions. I've done a ton of research regarding this problem and still have yet to find a solution. The template that is being used does not support the 'edit ...
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Newly created pages not showing in Global Navigation Sharepoint 2013

I'll try and be as clear and concise as possible. Within SharePoint 2013, Global nav has been working fine for me, and suddenly now all newly created pages will not show in Global Nav. In the settings ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Freeze Global Navigation

Does anyone know how to freeze the top Global Navigation so that it stays in sight no matter how far I scroll down the page?
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Wrapping the global nav bar causes it to overlap page content - SP 2013

I have customized the global nav menu in SP 2013 using css in the master page and I have it wrapping when it exceeds the page width. Everything is working fine except now the nav menu is overlapping ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Render Page in iFrame without Navigation Elements?

I'm in a SP environment that is tightly controlled and for instance don't have access to Designer. I'm attempting to setup a page to have the user select contents from buttons, which will then load ...
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Sidebar navigation menu is disappeared?

There was sidebar navigation with seattle. But now it is disappeared.It is default page when i opened new subsite.