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Update Quick Launch Link in SharePoint using CSOM

The example in this topic show how to use CSOM to Update Quick Launch Link in SharePoint
  • Please follow the steps below to execute the code in Visual Studio using Console Application. You can customize the solution according to your requirements.
  • Check the article to Connect to SharePoint context using CSOM. This is very helpful if you are doing any programming in CSOM.
  • Don't forget to use the assemblies as mentioned in the code.

How to run CSOM code in SharePoint?

  • Open your Visual Studio.
  • From the template, select Console Application as shown in the screenshot
  • Select the .Net Framework version from the top drop-down as well. You can also change the .Net Framework after creating the solution.
  • Enter Project Name, Location and Solution Name and click on OK.
  • create console application using Visual Studio
  • Now your program.cs file will open. Copy the code in main function.
  • Once you are done with your code, just hit F5 or Run the application.

  • using Microsoft.SharePoint.Client;
  • using System.Linq;
  • using (ClientContext clientContext = new ClientContext("http://MyServer/sites/MySiteCollection"))
  • {
  • NavigationNodeCollection quickLaunchCollection;
  • quickLaunchCollection = clientcontext.Web.Navigation.QuickLaunch;
  • clientcontext.Load(clientcontext.Web);
  • clientcontext.Load(quickLaunchCollection);
  • // Option 1: Get the node using node name as a parameter
  • clientcontext.Load(quickLaunchCollection, nodes => nodes.Include(node => node.Title).Where(node => node.Title == "Node Name"));
  • // Option 2: Get the node using node URL as a parameter
  • clientcontext.Load(quickLaunchCollection, nodes => nodes.Include(node => node.Url).Where(node => node.Url == "Node URL"));
  • clientcontext.ExecuteQuery();
  • if (quickLaunchCollection.Count == 1)
  • {
  • NavigationNode navigationNode = quickLaunchCollection.FirstOrDefault();
  • navigationNode.Title = "New Node name";
  • navigationNode.Url = "New Node URL";
  • navigationNode.Update();
  • }
  • clientcontext.ExecuteQuery();
  • }

Thank you for reading this article. This code was tested in SharePoint 2013

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