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How to change CiviCRM Home to a different page (not Dashboard)?

For some use-cases the CiviCRM Dashboard is not a helpful home base. Many users find it disorienting if the available dashlets are not useful to them. So my question is simple: How can the mysite....
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How to reset the menu items to defaults

On a site where an old admin has moved all the menu items around, is there a simple way to reset the menu items to the defaults like you'd see if you installed CiviCRM fresh?
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How do I make the menubar a different color on my dev/staging sites

Wouldn't it be nice if I could visually distinguish my various dev/staging sites with a different menubar color for each one? Is this possible in CiviCRM and if so what version?
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Anyone else seeing an overlapping admin/civi menu bug with Joomla 3.8.13 and CiviCRM 5.6.0?

After an upgrade to Joomla 3.8.13 and Civi 5.6.0 the Joomla admin menu dropdown is stacking under the Civi menu. I can't reproduce on https://joomla.demo.civicrm.org as even if the versions weren't ...
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After security update civi admin menu has twinned support menu-heading

Today I updated civicrm (4.6.8 to 4.6.9) on a Joomla website (version 3.4.4). All went well I was told in screen-messages. However after the update I now see the menu Support heading twice. Both ...
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No CiviCRM Menus on WordPress

I just installed CiviCRM v5.16.2-wordpress on a WordPress site running WP 5.2.2 Everything seems to be working but I do not have any menus on the top bar. I can get to the Administer CiviCRM screen ...
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Display CiviCRM Admin Menu in Drupal

Is there any way we can display CiviCRM Admin Menu in Drupal context ? like on any view page we want both drupal and civicrm menus.
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On upgrade from 4.5.8 to 4.6.2 CiviCRM menu disappears until scroll, then scrambled

The issue: after upgrade the CiviCRM menu will not appear at the top over the Drupal menu. It does not appear at all unless I scroll down the page a short ways and then it appears on the upper left ...
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Hide CiviCRM navigation menu based on permission

Any suggestions for a not-too-hacky way to hide the whole CiviCRM top navigation menu for users who don't have a particular permission? I could load some menu-hiding css or js conditional on ...
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Customizing Menu Quirks

Certain plugins such as CiviMobile and CiviVolunteer create menu items automatically. Unfortunately those menu items aren't managed by Administer >>> Customize Data and Screens >>> Navigation Menu. ...
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Is the new CiviCRM menu bar broken when using the Edge browser?

I was providing a bit of support to a user yesterday who was struggling with how to do something in Civi (5.13.1). When they shared their screen with it became immediately apparent why. They were ...
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CiviCRM Upgrade from 4.5beta6 to 4.6.8 - CiviCRM Menu is not displaying/functioning

Stepped upgrade from 4.5beta6 to 4.50 stable to 4.60 to 4.68. Was as beautiful and eventless an upgrade process as I've experienced. Congrats and thank you team. My only QA issue is with the civicrm ...
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Broken Image Link (Menu)

I have a fresh install of CiviCRM. Some of the menus show a broken image file. Can this be removed?
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Drupal CiviCRM Menu not full length (shoreditch and otherwise)

I upgraded three sites today. Site 1 - Already had Civi 5.6 - updated to Drupal 7.60 and Shoreditch (SD) Alpha26. Result: CiviCRM menu is not full length. Site 2: Updated from SD 25 to 26 - and to ...
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Menu bar is missing

I am missing the CiviCRM menu bar. I looked into the resource url (should that end in wp-content/plugins/civicrm/civicrm or .org.au/ ?, and should it be https or http if i have ssl certification?). I'...
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How to patch / add a plugin to Joomla CiviCRM?

We have the CiviCRM Admin Bar showing up on the Front-End of our site and I've found a possible solution/patch, 'https://github.com/civicrm/civicrm-core/pull/13820, but I don't know how to install the ...
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How to Add Menu Item to Parent Using Civix

I'm trying to add a menu item for my extension to the existing "Memberships" menu. The documentation suggests the following: Use the Civix implementation Civix comes with helper functions ...
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After installation Civi menu and dashbord do not show (SOLVED)

after a successful installation of CiviCRM 4.7.19 on WordPress 4.7.4 – the installer said everything was fine –, the menu and dashboard of CiviCRM does not show. I know, this issue has been ...
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Menu problem when web host upgraded from CPanel to Site Tools

Recently, my host provider Siteground upgraded the back-end of my site from using a classic CPanel to the new and improved Site Tools. Upon the upgrade, the main CiviCRM 5.34.0 menu no longer appeared ...
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issue with Joomla and CiviCRM Dashboard as a Menu Item

I'm following the directions found here: http://book.civicrm.org/user/current/website-integration/integrating-with-joomla/ I'm having no problem adding some of the other CiviCRM menu item types to a ...
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What is the best way to alter menu permission?

I need different access argument for "civicrm/group/add" For now I found only 2 options: alter Group.xml or with hook_civicrm_xmlMenu unset Group.xml and use my own file to defined menus. But it ...
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Menus do not load on some pages

I am attempting to correct an issue that has plagued me since setting up CiviCRM. The issue remains for me, even after upgrades. The issue is that on some pages within CiviCRM, the menu doesn't fully ...
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CiviCRM 5.26.2 admin menu vanished in Drupal 7.72

I just upgraded to CiviCRM 5.26.2 using Drupal 7.72. Specific CiviCRM administration pages work fine if I type in the proper urls to access it. But the administration menu just doesn't show at all. I ...
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Navigation Menu Lost

I received an update alert in the "Summary Fields" plugin. The Admin Navigation Menu has disappeared after updating. Now I get an error when I tell you to disable the plugin. The problem is that it ...
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no menu error 500 after upgrade to 5.8.x

On Ubuntu 18.04, apache 2.4.29 all patches for both applied. Did an upgrade today to 5.8.0. The header civi nav menu isn't displaying. Installed 5.8.1 to make sure it wasn't something cooky, still no ...
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How to insert a CiviCRM query link into Drupal main menu with Clean URLs enabled?

How do you add a CiviCRM query link such as: index.php?q=civicrm/member/search&force=1&qfKey=0&reset=1 Into a Drupal main menu with Clean URLs enabled? With Clean URLs enabled, Drupal ...
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Navigation menu is not loading

I have just upgraded to 4.7.29. When i go to manage>screens>navigation menu... the navigation menu won't load. It keeps loading. What can i do to resolve this? error log when I try to rebuild: [...
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Angular is being loaded twice after 5.56 update Civi menu won't load

Have already cleared cache several times and tried different browser. This message appears twice in browser Console and menu won't load after update from 5.51 to 5.56 on D9. Menu was working before ...
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Why would the CiviCRM menu or theme css appear on frontend pages on Wordpress?

When I am logged in as a civicrm admin, or anyone with civicrm privs, the menubar is showing up on event registration pages when linked to directly. In addition, backend theme css loads on the ...
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How is "recent" defined when using recentmenu extension?

the recentmenu extension is a nice feature. How does it define recent? by number - e.g. last 12 items? Or date? this week, etc.
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Is slicknav really obsolete?

The slicknav mobile extension classes itself as Obsolete when we load it into our extensions. https://civicrm.org/extensions/slicknav-web-responsive-admin-menu. Is this really true? And if so, is it ...
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Illegal mix of collations

Using Joomla 3.8.6, CiviCRM 4.7.31, php 7.0.28, mysql 5.6.39 What should the database collation be for the CiviCRM tables? Mine are all utf8_general_ci. None of the tables in the database are ...
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What's stripping the characters from my menu links? (ie. '?' '=' and '&')

Just updated to 4.7.10 on wordpress and any menu link with non alphanumeric characters is stripped and replaced by an underscore. Example: /civicrm/contact/add?reset=1&ct=Individual Becomes: ...
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Broken Navigation Image Gifs,and

Thanks for assisting .. I have just a couple of questions: 1) I'm a little puzzled by missing navigation icons (see below)..and it would appear to be using a relative reference. I'm hosting CiviCRM ...
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Generating extension menu when extension is installed

When my extension is installed i want the menu to be generated and added to the CiviCRM main menu as a new tab ie a main menu with subs under it so the user do not have to manualy do that, what is the ...
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Menu does not appear unless in debugging mode in wordpress

I just freshly installed Wordpress and CiviCRM on my GoDaddy hosting. Installation appears to have worked fine. When I go into CiviCRM however, the CiviCRM menu bar does not appear at the top but ...
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Contact Types Not Updating in Main Menu

When editing or adding Individual and Organization contact types the main menu doesn't update the contact type text. For example the options under Contacts > Individuals > are still New Student, New ...
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Show all contacts

I am trying to create a navigation menu item (under 'contacts') that displays a list of all contacts. I found an old thread that suggest to create a new menu item and use the following URL: civicrm/...
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How to position a custom top level menu before/after some menu?

While this documentation tells how to add a custom top level menu, it adds to the last. Say, I want to add a new custom menu "My Menu" and position it right before "Administer" menu. How would I do ...
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Why does profile&gid= get converted to profile_gid_ to in the navigation menu?

I need to use the navigation menu hook to add a URL with arguments. I can't figure out why 'url' => 'civicrm/profile&gid=20' gets converted to civicrm/profile_gid_20 by the time the menu ...
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Civicrm admin menu - can it be made to open submenus on hover rather than on click?

In Drupal's admin menu, and nearly any drop down menu I've seen, you simply hover over the highest level parent items and their children drop down. However, in Civicrm (4.6)'s admin menu, you have ...
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Menus disappear on update to 5.20.2 (Wordpress)

Wordpress 5.3.1 (on Siteground) [upgrading from CiviCRM 5.19.2 to] CiviCRM 5.20.1/2 Apart from a (quite lengthy) list of templates that might be affected by the db upgrade, this process goes as ...
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Menu bar missing on fresh CiviCRM on Wordpress

I did a fresh install of CiviCRM on Wordpress on WP Engine. It installed successfully, but the menu bar is missing so I can't navigate to any of the pages. I also have "system status: error." Here's a ...
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How to add an fa-icon to a custom menu?

I've read the documentation but still tried to add a custom icon to a custom admin menu with an extension _custommenu_civix_insert_navigation_menu($menu, 'Docuthèque', [ 'label' => 'Dossier ...
Guillaume Sorel's user avatar
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Civicrm menu lost for admin

When I'm logged in as Admin, I can't access anymore to CiviCRM menu from Drupal 7 I still access through navigation to https://domain.net/civicrm/admin/ but no main menu anymore. Our users that have ...
Guillaume Sorel's user avatar
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Dashboard and menu not shown when using domain name instead of IP address

I have installed CiviCRM on WordPress and it works well when I set the WordPress Address (URL) and Site Address (URL) as an internal IP address. After I replace both fields with my domain name, ...
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New navigation menu item broken url

I basically have the same problem as in CiviDiscount Navigation URL incorrect not for a special extensions though, but for the search. I'm using CiviCRM 5.44.0 on Wordpress 5.8.2. I added this url to ...
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In CiviCRM 5.13.5 the new menu appears below the actual page or form

in CiviCRM 5.13.5 I get the CiviCRM menu below my main form/page even though I have specified that the menu should replace the website menu. (see screenshot)
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How to remove CIviCRM from menu for some roles

We have a group of users who have privileged, but very limited, access to functions on our website. Chiefly, they are able to add blogs. That's about it. We do not want them being able to go in and ...
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Link to Directly View Default List of Contacts (Drupal)

I would like to be able to link directly to the page listing contacts (same as if searching for a wildcard (searching without entering . Even better would be able to pass in variables through the link ...
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