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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Unable to create subheading or child heading in Quicklaunch section in SharePoint online modern site

I am trying to create a below Navigation structure in the Quick launch available in my sharepoint online modern site. Heading1 Link1 Subheading1 SubLink1 SubLink2 Link2 Link3 Heading2 ...
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SharePoint form navigating to allitems.aspx after submit form

I hope you can help me with some basic information, as I am pretty new in the SharePoint world. I created a list for users to fill out through a form. After submitting the form the users will always ...
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Show full path hierarchy for the current sub-site

I have created a modern SharePoint Online intranet for my company. It is required for me to add the full path hierarchy of the current sub-site a user is visiting. For example, when I visit the IT sub-...
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Quick launch menu - last 2 visited links stay “visited”

a strange thing happened to us. In the left-menu, when you visit 2 links then they stay with property of "active", having blue font and grey background. It doesn't happen on another sites, ...
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SharePoint online - hub site modern navigation - edit link not showing up

As the title already suggests, there is no editing link for the global navigation on our hub site. As a SharePoint administrator I should have all the necessary privileges to do so. If I add it ...
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SharePoint Online Classic Pages - Formatting Issue

I'm hoping someone can help. My Company is currently moving from SharePoint On-Premise to SharePoint Online. In SharePoint 2013, I was able to use code snippets to a) hide the left & top ...
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Mega Menu is in a different state depending on user

I'm using a SharePoint Online Mega Menu on the central hub site. Every time we change the mega menu, our users receive a different version. Every user appears to see a different version of the menu, ...
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When I-Framing one sharepoint site within another, is there a way to hide navigation bars of inner site but not outer site?

I tried to use the <iframe src="other sharepoint site" height="1000px" width="1500px" onload="SetFullScreenMode(true);"></iframe> but this caused ...
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Hidden navigation items despite correct Audience Targeting (SP Online)

I want to hide some navigation items (custom links) from my navigation bar only for a defined user group in my sharepoint online. So i activated audience targeting. But since I activated it, all ...
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Sharepoint Server 2016 Top-level menu stuck on subsites

Has anyone encountered an issue of updating top level nav menu bar items? I believe I discovered either a bug or a familiar issue with it. Whenever I change the text (not the URL) of the items on the ...
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How do I trace this error? Error related to site Navigation shown in screenshot

In Site Settings > Navigation I have following given options. And under Global Navigation I added links and saved which directs to Error page
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SPO Site SWAP Communications site with Tree View/ left panel structured navigation

I'm trying to invoke a site swap using powershell. Invoke-SPOSiteSwap -SourceUrl [site URL] -TargetUrl [site URL] -ArchiveUrl [site URL]/sites/archive I get the error message: The Site is not a ...
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Why do home site page navigation buttons not show on home page, but do on subsite pages?

When viewing my home site, I do not see the navigation buttons along the top, using SharePoint 2010. However, when I go Site Settings I see the navigation butttons.
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Disable automatic slash on Site Navigation when adding Anchor Link

I created new communication site and trying to add Anchor Link eg. /sites/dev?#section to site navigation to move to each section of the page however SharePoint keeps adding slash "/" at the end of ...
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How to display Site Map on Sharepoint Online

I have a Site with 5 Sub Sites. Now, in the sub site, I want the site map navigation to be displayed as below Is there any way to get this site map on sub sites. Being new to Sharepoint, I am having ...
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Left Navigation Margin

I am building a SharePoint site in 2013. I have used CSS Code to remove the Quick Launch in the left navigation panel. I then added a table. However, my table is still indented beyond where the ...
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Allow restricted users to see all documents they have access to

We're hosting our content/files in our Office365 OneDrive/Sharepoint online document library. I have a few external consultants whom I would like to have access to sub-folders of our files, but not ...
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Sub-sites disappeared from Global Navigation & top navigation tab after new sites created

In our SharePoint 2010 systme, we have 50+ sub-sites that all have inherit the same navigation as our parent site. We have about 1/2 of the sites hidden. When we created 3 new sites 2 of the ...
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How does SharePoint determine which link to bold in the left navigation in SP 2013?

In SP2013, I am using left nav, and customizing it in the site settings navigation. What I want is that, when I click a link on the nav, when I go to the page, the link in the nav will be bold. But I ...
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Update current navigation without getting access denied error

Using native SharePoint 2016. user can access the page. /AreaNavigationSettings.aspx After the user changes the navigation and then click 'OK' it shows the "AccessDenied.aspx". When we go back to ...
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users with Edit permission level are able to access the site navigation, but will get “Access Denied” when they try to submit the change

we have a classic team site collection with publishing features enabled + we have a sub-site which does not have the publishing features enabled. now i granted some users Edit permission on the sub-...
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Unable to update the left navigation url through powershell

I am trying to update the SharePoint 2013 on premise portal navigation urls though below powershell. The script is getting executed successfully without any error. But when I am cross checking the ...
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Change welcome page shown when you go to https://myExample.sharepoint.com to a specific site

I have a Sharepoint Online site that my users access by going to https://myCompanyName.sharepoint.com. I have 9 sites in total. I want the "Home" site to be the default landing site when the user ...
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Want to change home page url in top nav, but can't figure out how

I have built a site with top nav but the url for my home page is incorrect. When I try to use the edit links feature, that home page link disappears. How can I edit this so my users can go to the ...
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does new Hub site mega menu show the subsites under its associated site collection? how does this look? how does this affect navigation?

The mega menu is not yet available for my tenant and am wondering how it will show subsites - how that will look. I have a dilemma right now as to whether create an entirely new site that I will ...
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Managed Metadata Navigation: the visitors can't see the terms

Good Day, On my SharePoint site collection I use managed metadata navigation to apply friendly URL to the site pages. Every term is tagging and on the “Navigation” tab has the options “Show on the ...
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Top Navigation Drop down menu disappear once check in

Top Navigation Drop down menu visible in preview mode but once check in, the drop down stops working on front page. In all sub sites, the drop menu works. I checked the term store and it hasn't ...
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structural navigation not updating

I am able to delete and edit headings and link but when i navigate back to the navigation on the homepage it is still the same. I went back to the structural navigation settings to find out that none ...
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Structural Navigation shows a wrong link

I am using SharePoint 2013 on premise. A site administrator moved a subsite to a different site collection in the same web application. However, the link to this subsite is still showing up in the ...
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Metadata Filtering Feature not showing up for Classic Document Library

Metadata navigation configured in classic library added fields to show up in tree view, but Metadata filtering feature is not showing.
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Getting error on configuring Search Navigation while provisioning site

I have a requirement of configuring Search Navigation setting while Provisioning the site Collection. Working fine in my local solution when I'm directly passing site collection to configure search ...
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Home Page Navigation

I have a very small issue. I have many links in quick launch & and i want some of the links to be non navigable. In other words , i do not want the user to get redirected to a new page after ...
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Top navigation problem

My top navigation menu wont allow me to delete a link. The link is above all others links, and points to my startpage. I have tried "edit links" and navigation settings, but the link dont show up ...
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Can i change the side navigation automatically?

Our users are creating new pages and sub-sites. Our users want to manage their own page's sidebar menu. They want to add new pages on to the menu and delete old pages from menu Users can edit lists ...
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Better way to pull Subsite & SUB-Subsite Navigation?

Here's the scenario: We have a web app with roughly 325 sub-sites. About half of these have more than 1 sub-site. So let's say 500 sub-sites, and sub-sites OF sub-sites. What would be the best ...
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link page to other global navigation site

I just want to link "Travel" page under "Customers" navigation on the global navigation. I tried using look and feel(Navigation), but I couldn't see under "Customers" site on the global navigation ...
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Add sub site to search navigation in SharePoint Online

I am new to Sharepoint and I got an issue to fix in one of the existing site. The site has search driven navigation instead of global navigation. The navigation has sub menu under the main menu as ...
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REST endpoint to set top navigation to inherit

In SharePoint Online does we have the option to use the REST API to set top navigation to inherit from the parent site? I know it can be done manually. I also know it can be done by setting web....
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Use managed navigation and structured navigation together?

Is it possible to use managed navigation in conjunction with structured navigation? I have a page I would like to give a friendly URL to, but from what I've read, that requires having managed ...
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Showing Navagation for External users with Document Library access only

Is it possible to have the navigation menus displayed for external users who are only given permissions to document libraries? I would prefer to keep them without any access to the parent team site, ...
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Changing top navigation behavior for an intra

I need to change top global navigation behavior from hover to onclick. The navigation pull down menu should open after a click on Level 1 item. To close the open menu I need to click somewhere outside ...
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How do I move my navigation on my teamsite on SharePoint?

I would like to know how I can move my navigation bar to sit under links on my teamsite. Navigation bar is using custom CSS code and it is using script editor to add in code on webpart and deploy it ...
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Access List from Parent site in the Subsite without going to Parent's quick launch

I have a custom list built in the parent site and I want to put it on the Quick Launch of a subsite for finance manager to be able to edit this list. I did these steps: - added a web page to the ...
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Quick links Navigation

We would like people to see a document library listed on the Quick launch bar even if they do not have permission to the library. We don't want them to be able to access the library, just be able to ...
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Positioning the search box in Oslo master page

I'm using a copy of the Oslo master page with some custom css for branding. Now I'm trying to move the search box towards the center of the page, positioning it directly after the top navigation bar. ...
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Check user access to sites and lists

There is SharePoint's site with custom welcome page (which is a HTML page) designed to have custom navigation menu. Navigation urls are like this: https://spsite1 https://spsite2 http://google.com (...
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When changing view navigation panel reset

We have a structure of Main site site1 site2 site3 Recent If I go to site2 it is highlighted but when I change view of the library inside it is reseted to and "Recent" is highlighted. Is it ...
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Unable to access Site Navigation page

I am unable to access site navigation page and every time I click on 'Navigation' under 'Site Settings' it gives me a error with correlation ID. Application error when access /_layouts/15/...
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Freezing the left most column in a SharePoint list

In an Office 365 installation, is there anyone that has found away to freeze the left most column of a custom list. I have javascript for the headers, but for a list with many columns it would be ...
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Setting web.Navigation.UseShared in WebProvisioned()

I'm trying to configure a team site to "Use Links from Parent" in the "Top Link Bar" whenever a site (web) is created, regardless of what the user chooses on the New SharePoint Site page (gonna hide ...