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Quick launch is a configurable navigation element in SharePoint.

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How do I hide the “Recently Modified” portion of the quick launch?

The "Recently Modified" section in the quick launch is not something I want my users to see. How can I eliminate or hide it in a SharePoint 2010 installation?
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jQuery accordion for the Quick Launch menu?

Is it possible to turn the left side menu (I think it's the Quick Launch area) into a jQuery Accordion style menu in SharePoint 2010? The jQuery UI Accordion control uses DIV tags, so wasn't sure if ...
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How to hide quick launch navigation link for visitors in sharepoint foundation 2010?

i want to hide few quick launch navigation links for visitors but it should be visible to members and owners in SharePoint foundation 2010. Thanks.
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Global variables in SharePoint

Is it possible to define a global variable in SharePoint 2010 and then reference it in menus and server-side pages? We currently have a menu item on all 30+ web sites that points to the existing ...
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How to add quick launch to the blog site in SharePoint 2010?

I want to remove the default blog navigation which is categories and archives and just create custom links with the SP navigation feature in All Site Settings. The problem is that in blog sites, the ...
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How to hide View all site content link to “Visitors” from SharePoint Designer

I want to hide the "View All Site Content" link in Quick Launch from the "Visitors" who have read permission only. If the owner logs in they should be able to see the "View All Site Content" link. ...
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Programmatically add quick launch link to a modal dialog box

I have implemented a feature that once activated adds a heading called Home, and a link underneath to a NewForm.aspx like such: // Add Home node var mainListsNode = new SPNavigationNode("Home", web....
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How to call javascript function on Quick Launch Navigation Item click?

I am working with SharePoint Online. I have a requirement where I have to add Quick Launch Navigation Item and call JavaScript function on click of the item. I am using code shown here. Following is ...
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How to remove/hide the recycling bin and All site content from the quick launch or remove the quick launch altogether?

Ho can I remove the recycling bin and the 'All Site Content' link from the quick launch or remove the quick launch altogether
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Disabling standard quick launch behaviour

I have created a Site Definition using Visual Studio and also created a List Definition from which I use the List Instance in a web-scoped feature which activates upon creation of a subweb using the ...
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Programmatically add menus to SPWeb.Navigation.QuickLaunch does not work

I'm trying to add some menus to the "Quick Launch" navigation and it does not work. I'm using the following code: var ql = myWeb.Navigation.QuickLaunch; SPNavigationNode m1 = new SPNavigationNode("...
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SP 2013: Add Recycle Bin link to Quick Launch

Background One of our clients has made the shift from SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013. They pointed out that there is no longer a link to the Recycle Bin in the Quick Launch (Site Contents is ...
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Remove Link From Quick Launch Navigation Heading

Is it possible to to use quick launch headings as categories that aren't themselves links? I don't want the headings to be clickable. I've tried setting the web address to blank, javascript: return ...
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Collapsible (accordion) Quick Launch in SharePoint 2013

We have a SharePoint site within a site collection. That site has a couple of items in the left navigation, e.g. * Projects * Employees * Tasks Is there a way, that if I click on Projects, the ...
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Get quick launch using CSOM (JavaScript)

On my publishing site I have changed its current navigation (quick launch) to use structural navigation, showing all items under current site. I see that the quick launch shows pages and sub sites for ...
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How do I show the quick launch menu in a SharePoint foundation blog?

I'd like to display the Quick Launch menu on a blog site above the standard blog navigation on the left hand side (e.g. above the categories and archives webparts), the quick launch menu displays on ...
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Add new Link to Quick Launch Navigation

clientContext.Load(web); NavigationNodeCollection oNavNodeCollection = web.Navigation.QuickLaunch; NavigationNodeCreationInformation oNewNaviNode = new NavigationNodeCreationInformation(); ...
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How to set background on the selected item in the quick launch left menu?

I am using sharepoint 2013 online (o365). I am using sharepoint designer and has added my custom css. I have add some styling and they are working. Now I would like to style the left menu (quick ...
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Quick Launch Flyout Width

On my root level site I currently have flyouts that are not appropriately sized for the links within them. I need to adjust the width of these flyouts so that the links within are not dropped to ...
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Open Quick Launch link in new window (CSOM)

How to add a link opening in a new window/tab to the quick launch menu using CSOM? There is some discussion about the server-side here and here but they are dealing with the Properties collection of ...
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Adding Font Awesome Icons to Quick Launch Links

When customizing the Quick Launch Links Navigation, I got stuck with adding Font Awesome Icons. How do I go about it so that it appears like the ones in the picture below? And the code is as below: ....
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How to change the Quick Launch flyout menu background?

I recently enabled the dynamic menu functions for my SharePoint 2010 site by following the directions from this Microsoft TechNet page. The problem I am running into now is that when you hover over ...
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Is it possible to set the default as “No” for “display this list on the quick launch ” while creating a list?

When you create a new List, the default to include in Quick Launch is YES, which causes "LISTS" to appear in the left navigation. You have to go back and change it to NO. If we want LISTS to not ...
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Programatically adding SharePoint groups to Group Quicklaunch

I'm programatically creating a new site with associated groups (Owners, Members etc) in MOSS 2007 When the site is created, and groups associated with the site, the groups don't appear in the Groups ...
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Modify SharePoint Quicklaunch on Feature Activation

i want to edit the SharePoint Quicklaunch. I put the following code into the Feature Activated EventReceiver. SPNavigationNodeCollection nodeCollection = spWeb.Navigation.QuickLaunch; ...
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Add Page links programmatically to SharePoint Quick Launch

I have a solution that deploys a web part with a web page, and I would like it to also add a Quick Launch home screen link to the created web page. I tried a little code sniplet, that I added to my ...
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Adding Dividers on QuickLaunch in SharePoint 2010

Got quick and hopefully easy question. It is...How can I add a divider line/section in QuickLaunch on SharePoint 2010? Any suggestions will be greatly appreciated!!!
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How to change the color of the current location in Quick Launch?

I'm very new to SharePoint, so I need y'alls' help. I am desperately trying to change the color of the selected navigation in the Quick Launch. Right now, it is a baby-blueish kinda' color. No problem ...
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How to hide default links in quick launch

Does anyone know how I can hide the Libraries and Discussions from the quick launch shown below?
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Problems hiding or setting the audience on a link within the quick launch

Good Morning All, I'm running into an issue where I would like to hide and show links on the quick launch based on a specific SharePoint group. I know how you can do it through the browser, but I'm to ...
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SharePoint Quick Launch items disappears

Greetings. One of my companies costumers experience that on some of their site collections, the Quick Launch will randomly miss a few items once in a while. By iisreseting they will get restored, but ...
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Items missing from QuickLaunch collection

The following code should generate an ASCII art tree of a sharepoint website. But Navigation.QuickLaunch is only returning entries where the navigation order has been customised. Does anyone know how ...
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hide links in subsites from quick launch bar

We have a site in our collection with many subsites, many of which have had links added to their own quick launch bars. When viewing this parent site, the quick launch bar shows the links under the ...
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Top Naviation Menu is not loaded when script runs - SharePoint Foundation 2013 Oslo Master Page

I am trying to find the Top Navigation menu elements that are in the top part of my master page. So at the bottom of my master page I have added a script to fine the element on the page as follows: ...
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How to style the quick launch bar div to extend to the length of the page? (SP2013)

We want the quick launch bar to extend to the height of the page. At the moment there are little contents in the quick launch and as the contents increase the height of it increases. We want to always ...
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Word wrap Metadata Navigation

I am trying to configure the master page to enable word wrap for the Metadata Navigation pane as the text is too long for the default width and the user has to expand it manually. This is the code I ...
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SharePoint Quick Launch Navigational Structure Error

I recently removed a task list from "Site Contents" BEFORE I removed the link from the quick launch. Now I receive the following error whenever I try to add, remove, or rearrange quick launch items. ...
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How to show a different quick launch menu for each page

I am new to SharePoint so this may be a silly question but I haven't found anything online prior to posting this. I want to show a different quick launch (left hand menu) for each page in my ...
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hide category links on quicklaunch

I want to hide Category Links in the QuickLaunch: Libraries and Lists. They are defined in the onet.xml (navbars) which I copied from STS template. I could hide them with css: ul.root.static > ...
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Styling the Quick Launch Menu SP2013

I would like to know how to come up with a Quick Launch Menu like this on SharePoint 2013 Online which has Accordian Style. How do I go about it?
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PowerShell script that deleted quicklaunch entries

I'm running a PowerShell script that deletes about 10 entries per minute. Is there a way to do this more efficiently/quicker, i.e. directly from the database? How can this be achieved? $web = Get-...
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Hiding Custom List types on the Quick Launch programmatically

I would like to mimic the functionality of "List Settings > General Settings > Display this list on the Quick Launch" at deploy time. I.E. I want to hide custom list types from being displayed on the ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Security Trimming issue with Quick launch

I am having some trouble with this Security Trimming feature that maybe you can help me out with. Even with the Security Trimming feature enabled, those users with no access are still able see the ...
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Anyway to stop SharePoint 2013 Quick Launch adding items automatically

In SharePoint 2013, Lists and Subsites are added to the Quick Launch automatically. Is there anyway to stop this?
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Getting Navigation Items using Javascript - Issue with Displaying them

I have a function that spits out the Parent navigation node along with the Child navigation node. This function: function printNodesInfo(nodes){ nodes.get_data().forEach(function(node){ var ...
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How to stop “Site Members” group modifying Quick Launch or Top Nav?

With the standard groups and permission levels how do you stop "Site Members" modifying the Quick Launch or Top link bar?
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Changing Left navigation in MySite (my content) for all users

In a SharePoint online (office 365) project, I am trying to add two new links to the left navigaion of my-sites, which must be visible for all users. when users go to their My-site (newsfeed). The new ...
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How do I make a newly created list show up under “Lists” in SharePoint 2010? Sync names to outlook

I am very new to SharePoint as you can probably tell by my question. I imported a list from an old TFS SharePoint site but I have to click on "Lists" to get to it. I would much rather appear as it's ...
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Navigation settings not applied after save

My site is a publishing site, therefor I get the navigation setting on site settings. Update: I made an empty site, and then I activated the features for a publishing site. When I use the publishing ...
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Can I force “quick launch” sidebar links from home page to all sites and sub-sites?

We have an SharePoint Foundation 2013 setup. At the home page quick launch bar, we have 20 odd subsites, with other subsites off these. Can I force SharePoint to keep this quick launch bar visible ...