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

Since this path is hard-coded into CiviCRM, the best way to override it is probably a redirect. You could achieve this: Using the either the redirect or path redirect module for drupal. Using a ...
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How do I make the menubar a different color on my dev/staging sites

As of CiviCRM v5.12.1 the menubar color is a configurable setting. On your main site you can change the color via the UI by visiting Administer -> Customize Data & Screens -> Display Preferences. ...
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How to reset the menu items to defaults

Inside the CiviCRM root directory is a "sql" folder, and inside that is "civicrm_navigation.mysql". Copy it to "civicrm_navigation_restore.sql" and edit the copy to remove all of the SQL commands ...
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Broken Image Link (Menu)

There should be a small arrow there: If I had to hazard a guess, I'd say your "CiviCRM Resource URL" may not be set correctly. Check in Administer > System Settings > Resource URLs. If that URL is ...
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Display CiviCRM Admin Menu in Drupal

Yes. You can do this by enabling the CiviMenu drupal module: CiviMenu allows you to display the CiviCRM menubar on non-civicrm pages of your website. This module provides an invisible Drupal Block ...
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Drupal CiviCRM Menu not full length (shoreditch and otherwise)

This isn't directly related to the Drupal 8 change but instead is related to a change to the civicrm-drupal7.js file. The JS is forcing the CiviCRM menu to 97% width - to allow for the Drupal admin ...
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No CiviCRM Menus on WordPress

I would try clearing caches (click Cleanup Caches and Update Paths on the admin menu). I would also check your Resource URL to make sure it's correct (click Resource URLs on the admin menu). I would ...
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Menu bar missing on fresh CiviCRM on Wordpress

The issue is the way WP Engine builds the user directory structure. We have a proposed patch in : https://github.com/civicrm/civicrm-core/pull/8494 Until that is merged, you can use the answer ...
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CiviCRM Upgrade from 4.5beta6 to 4.6.8 - CiviCRM Menu is not displaying/functioning

Its a core issue, civicrm/css/navigation.css doesn't gets loaded if drupal already has navigation.css loaded. Check if your custom theme has navigation.css included, this would cause the error for ...
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no menu error 500 after upgrade to 5.8.x

Andy, Welcome to CiviCRM stack exchange. This is a weird error, since this function is already present in CiviCRM 5.8.1. But to trace the problem I would Check if the function quicksearchOptions() ...
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Menus disappear on update to 5.20.2 (Wordpress)

The definition of $civicrm_root was indeed the problem; in my settings.php (which had been working for a while) the path used Siteground username (as does DocumentRoot), whereas this should be ...
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CiviCRM 5.26.2 admin menu vanished in Drupal 7.72

Fantastic, like Jon G - Megaphone Tech mentioned in the comments: I replaced the formerly working shortlink including my domain name with the internal link using the auto-generated "clients" ...
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On upgrade from 4.5.8 to 4.6.2 CiviCRM menu disappears until scroll, then scrambled

I was able to finally figure this out (not why, but how to fix). It somehow had to do with the Zen sub-theme I was had created was not playing nice with version of CiviCRM past, I think, 4.5.8. I ...
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After installation Civi menu and dashbord do not show (SOLVED)

Thanks for all your good ideas. Finally I've solved it by going through the first case I've listed above: Civi dashboard and menus won't display after install. Though I could neither access the ...
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How to Add Menu Item to Parent Using Civix

Example: /** * Implements hook_civicrm_navigationMenu(). * * @link https://docs.civicrm.org/dev/en/latest/hooks/hook_civicrm_navigationMenu/ */ function dmfactuurlink_civicrm_navigationMenu(&$...
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Anyone else seeing an overlapping admin/civi menu bug with Joomla 3.8.13 and CiviCRM 5.6.0?

There was a commit that fixed css for shoreditch theme probably that might have caused the regression in Joomla. Can you try to replace the code from the commit and see if it works? If so I can file a ...
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Anyone else seeing an overlapping admin/civi menu bug with Joomla 3.8.13 and CiviCRM 5.6.0?

I can confirm that restoring the z-index that was removed in root/administrator/components/com_civicrm/civicrm/css/joomla.css corrects this issue. The rest of the removed code makes no difference. ...
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Customizing Menu Quirks

CiviVolunteer is adding menu items in the recommended way for Extensions. We are looking for guidance on how to support menu customization. I did not find any in the developer docs. If anyone knows ...
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Navigation Menu Lost

It's hard to tell which version of the summary fields you are having issues with but I'm guessing it's 4.0.1 which was suppose to fix the exact same issue with 4.0.0. It obviously doesn't. I filed ...
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How to patch / add a plugin to Joomla CiviCRM?

What version are you on now? That patch is in 5.12.0 so your easiest option may be to upgrade to that version.
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Civicrm menu lost for admin

Found. It came from the overlay module in Drupal :-( I needed to deactivate it.
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Menu problem when web host upgraded from CPanel to Site Tools

I replaced the full URLs in the civicrm.settings.php file with relative URLs as shown below: FROM global $civicrm_root; $civicrm_root = '/home/customer/www/example.org/public_html/sites/all/modules/...
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On upgrade from 4.5.8 to 4.6.2 CiviCRM menu disappears until scroll, then scrambled

I know that CiviCRM 4.6.x and the Drupal core Garland theme are incompatible presently. The AJAX flipping between tabs on a given page, and bringing email address fields into edit mode are all busted ...
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How to insert a CiviCRM query link into Drupal main menu with Clean URLs enabled?

You could also use "/civicrm/member/search&force=1&qfKey=0&reset=1" in the link? That should work too.
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How to insert a CiviCRM query link into Drupal main menu with Clean URLs enabled?

You can find further info here, but I'd recommend setting up a Redirect (using this module) and using that URL in the menu. For example, the redirect URL could be member/search and then it redirects ...
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CiviBooking menu doesn't function correctly

Further research indicates this may possibly be due to the fact that there does not seem to be support for CiviBooking beyond CiviCRM 4.4 currently.
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Generating extension menu when extension is installed

It's strongly recommended you use the navigationMenu hook in your extension.php file. function civisocial_civicrm_navigationMenu( &$params ) { $maxKey = ( max( array_keys($params) ) ); $...
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CiviCRM Upgrade from 4.5beta6 to 4.6.8 - CiviCRM Menu is not displaying/functioning

To rule out a CSS conflict, try changing the CiviCRM admin theme to a "vanilla" theme, like Bartik. If you have the "CiviCRM theme" module enabled (it ships with Civi), you can do this without ...
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Broken Navigation Image Gifs,and

The Base URL is set in civicrm.settings.php. From your screenshot, it looks like you're running CiviCRM on Drupal; find civicrm.settings.php in <drupal root>/sites/default/civicrm.settings.php.
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After security update civi admin menu has twinned support menu-heading

This is a very small bug, but to fix easily, here's my above comment again. This problem is also true for Drupal on a couple of 4.6.9 test systems of mine. I fixed by using the navigation menu update ...
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