How to edit left menu links in SharePoint

Retrieve destination address

First you need to find the destination address of where you want to link to:

If linking to a page/library or folder: browse to the destination and copy the full address in the top navigation bar

If linking to an individual file: browse to the library it is in and click the 3 dots next to the file then select copy link

 

Editing/Creating new link

Click EDIT LINKS at the bottom of the left side navigation

edit links

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click the new link icon to add a new link to the list

new link

Enter the name of the link which will be what it's called in the navigation side bar and paste in the address you copied previously.

Click Try link if you want to check it works then click OK to create the link.

add link

The link will appear at the bottom of the list but you can drag it to the desired position (and re-order any others you want to change) then remember to click Save to finalise.


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