Questions tagged [navigation]

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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Redirect default.aspx or change default landing to page in _layouts folder?

Here's the issue. I have a custom landing page that's deployed to "_layouts/myfeaturename/home.aspx" The problem is, how do I map this as the default landing page? If you click on the top node in the ...
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Cross Site Collection Navigation

We are using SharePoint for our Intranet. We will have a site collection for the Intranet. Then a site collection for each department in the business. I.E. HR, IT, Finance. We are creating a custom ...
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SharePoint 2013 Global Navigation Across Site Collections

I am trying to set up ONE global navigation for all sites and site collections in my portal.example.com SharePoint site. Whether I am in portal.example.com, portal.example.com/sites/site1, or portal....
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Mega Menu On Sharepoint 2013

I will like to know how to create a mega menu on sharepoint 2013 foundation. I have seen some tutorials on the internet but all of them deals with SP2010 only and these tutorials dont work for SP2013. ...
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Managed Metadata Navigation Security Trimming

Does the managed metadata navigation offer security trimming? I create a new web and not have anyone have access to it. I would now add a link to that web to the managed metadata navigation. Result: ...
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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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How to display drop down menu (top navigation) - trying for many days now

I am trying to display top navigation as drop down menu just like you see in theme "seattle". I created my own theme, then I went to "Design Manager" and then I went to "Snippets". I copied the ...
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How can I show announcements from a different site collection?

We have a site collection at the top level to create the navigation between the different site collections of all departments. The desire is to have a central announcement board on the main page of ...
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How to create multi level navigation?

I created a sub level location for my menu link by drag & drop. (ex: /about/FAQ) I was wondering if it is possible to go another level deep (3rd level)? example: /about/something/FAQ
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Not all pages have a side navigation on the left

On my site for some reason the left navigation doesn't always show up on every page - even though they use the same master page. I've searched Google and through all of the site settings trying to ...
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How do I force SPNavigation to refresh?

I was told refreshing SPNavigation might help with my missing and not-updating bredacrumb issue from this post. How do I force SPNavigation to refresh?
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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 control ...
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Dynamic, code based, breadcrumbs are not working in SharePoint 2010

I am currently porting an application from SharePoint 2007 to 2010. As a single page can be invoked in different contexts, we rely on a code based SiteMapResolveEventHandler to dynamically populate ...
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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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Managed Navigation using a Managed Metadata term set is not working well in an Enterprise wiki site

I have an Enterprise Wiki subsite and I have defined a site Navigation for this sub site to be of type “Managed Navigation using a Managed Metadata term set”. But currently I am facing these critical ...
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Best way to make a global navigation over multiple sitecollections

I'm searching for an easy way to make a navigation over multiple Site-Navigations: SC1 Home - SC1 Page1 - SC1 Page2 - SC1 Page3 SC2 Home - SC2 Page1 - SC2 Page2 I have tried the ...
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SharePoint 2013: Client Object Model NavigationNode properties

Can we set NavigationNode objects properties through Client Object Model [C#]? Below is the server side code of what I want to achieve through Client Object Model: var newNode = new SPNavigationNode(...
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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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Managed Metadata Navigation - How do you make quicklaunch work contextually like structural nav quicklaunch?

I've tried to use the new Managed Metadata navigation on our new SP2013 site, and it works great for global navigation. However, I have spent hours trying to figure out how to get the quicklaunch ...
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Managed Metadata Global Navigation

I’m using managed metadata to create global navigation on a SharePoint Master Page. I understand that a managed metadata term set can only be applied to a single site collection. To bypass this I’m ...
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Parent terms missing in breadcrumb path

I have a site collection named "Faculty" and a subsite named "General". For "General", I have multiple pages in that subsite. The content of the quick launch navigation for the subsite is based on a ...
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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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How To: Global 3 Tier Hyperlink Navigation, allowing Dynamic DropDown

I am using SharePoint 2010 Publishing Infrastructure Features, setting up Global Navigation and dynamic navigation dropdown (already changed DynamicDisplayLevels in v4master to "2"). This works very ...
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Hide updated pages menu from left navigation wiki pages library

There is an additional updated pages menu shown in left navigation when I create and open wiki pages library. It confuses the user that which is the real left navigation because it looks like there ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 Top Navigation Bar drop down

I have tried almost everything. I have been reading the blog from this Question, but it does not explain how can I make drop down menus work on multiple top navigation links. Doing changes as the blog ...
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Top Navigation menu flyouts render blank iframe in IE8

I have a problem with an SharePoint 2007 site where the navigation menu flyouts (drop downs) render as a blank white space. This problem only happens on our clients network. It works fine on my own ...
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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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Open existing word document in Client Application as a new document

I have to open my word document which is present in SharePoint library in client word application, but it should open as a new document that mens original document behaves like a template from which ...
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JavaScript code block messing with drop-downs in Menu

I am using SharePoint 2010 and I need to place the following JavaScript code on a page to give me time in Rome <SCRIPT LANGUAGE="JavaScript"> function GetTime() { var dt = new Date(); ...
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Menu Navigation in SharePoint 2010

I am in a process of gathering requirements of a portal based on multiple departments using SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. I've noticed on some portals where there is a top bar and a tab called "...
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SharePoint Navigation Audience Targeting Not Working With AD Group

We're using SharePoint 2013 as an intranet portal and want to customize what global navigation links users see based on their AD group membership and I'm having a hard time getting it to work. I have ...
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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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Top navigation rendering differently on Site Settings page

I'm working on a SP 2013 branding project, and I'm running into an issue getting uniformity. The Site Settings page is rendering differently than the rest of the site. I'm working on the top ...
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Global Navigation links are missing in Site Template

I'm using SharePoint 2010, and have structured the global navigation with 6 Headings. Four of the Headings have multiple (child) links below them. These child link url's are pointing to custom ...
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How to Add Child Links Under Top Level Global Navigation Headers in Online Sharepoint 2013 Usinge PowerShell V 3.0?

I am stuck on a PowerShell V3.0 problem for programmatically adding Child Links to the Global Navigation bar in our Online SharePoint 2013 (Office 365-Azure) site. I have found code that works for me ...
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How can we hide the root menu item in navigation?

We have a menu and want to show only the submenus. We tried all combinations of StartingNodeOffset and ShowStartingNode=false with no success. Any ideas?
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GetChildNodes from SiteMapProvider is never called

I want to have a sitemap based on the Managed Metadata where it shows the current node and the full path from only this current node to it's root, don't show it's children and shows it's siblings. I ...
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Expand/Collapse Navigation content in Sharepoint 2013

Hi i have around 40 links which will be coming in the navigation , is there a way to collapse it there so that my LEFT HAND NAVIGATION doesn't gets too long?
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Anonymous Users and managed navigation

I have a custom JavaScript that builds an extra navigation menu from a Managed Navigation termset. Currently this is using JSOM and is great - when a user is logged in. The problem is anonymous ...
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How to set Navigation in Office 365 site using powershell?

I am creating some Global / Current navigations nodes on a SharePoint site (SharePoint 2010 in house site) by fetching them through a csv file. Below is the script: #Script to create Global/Current ...
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re-ordering navigation for quick launch section

I don't want to go through adding an additional feature to my project. I would like to get hold of the current navigation and re-order about 6 items. There are some items on the very bottom and they ...
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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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Navigation Settings csom Powershell for SharePoint online

I need to do scripts to set navigation for my publish sharepoint Online using CSOM PowerShell: Navigation Settings mean the same as Native Navigation Settings: Global Navigation:(chose the top-level ...
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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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Resize metadata navigation pane

I have a basic list with metadata navigation enabled on the quick launch. The navigation pane on the left side of the list and it's resizable. How can I resize this or, an even better solution, auto ...
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How To Hide The Last Top Nav Tab in SharePoint 2010

I have found how to hide the first top nav tab, but I need to hide the last one as well. Is it possible? If yes, how can I do it?
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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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How to start a microsoft flow in SPO Classic Experience?

sorry I'm new to SharePoint, not really familar with environment yet. I read this article from microsoft support on how to create a flow in SPO. However, the problem is that my interface is totally ...
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Set global navigation items through CSOM - C#

I am trying to delete all the top navigation items from a console application, and add headers/sub items to the top navigation. I am also trying to uncheck the options to show subsites and show pages. ...
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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 ...