CSS3, HTML, HTML5, Programming, SharePoint, Web Development

SharePoint 2016: Making the Quick Launch Bar Dynamic and Styling the Menu Items

Fly-out Menu
Fly-out Menu
The default look of the stock left hand side menu (also called the Quick Launch menu bar) that comes with SharePoint is really basic and is meant for you to style. The default behavior is to show a 2-level deep menu containing ‘Headings’ and indented ‘Navigation Links’. This hierarchy is static and is shown to the users as entirely expanded, which can take up a lot of screen real-estate.

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CSS3, HTML, HTML5, SharePoint, Software, Web Development

SharePoint 2016: Granular Control Over Which Top Menu Options Appear

SP_Custom_Menu
SP_Custom_Menu

In the out of the box installation of SharePoint 2016 there are three options for users to click in the leftmost settings area of the top menu bar. These are: access Yammer online, OneDrive, and access each user’s personal site in SharePoint. In this article I will describe how to individually show or hide each one using simple CSS styling in your site’s master page. Continue reading “SharePoint 2016: Granular Control Over Which Top Menu Options Appear”

HTML, Programming, SharePoint, Software, Technology, Tool, Web Development, Web Server, Windows 2012

Set Up Microsoft PowerApps to Connect to an On Premises SharePoint Installation

PowerApps Connection Setup
PowerApps Connection Setup

Microsoft PowerApps is a useful utility you can use to create simple apps for your work environment. It is designed for power users, so there’s no real programming involved. You can deploy apps that you create to users within your workplace or school. Continue reading “Set Up Microsoft PowerApps to Connect to an On Premises SharePoint Installation”