?
Solved

I want to remove Page Not Found link on MySite in SharePoint 2013

Posted on 2014-11-17
2
Medium Priority
?
888 Views
Last Modified: 2016-02-24
I installed and configured SharePoint 2013 and everything was fine. Because of the difficulty in Navigating to our home page from MySIte, I decided to add a link to Home Page, which was fine. But unfortunately, I dont know how link "Page Not Found" got to appear on my quick link navigation. See below:

MySite-Navigation-error.png
All my efforts to remove it was not successful. When I clicked Edit link, Page Not Found is not available for editing or removal. Also, when I Navigate to Settings->Site Settings->Navigation, I still cant remove the link, despite the fact that I selected structured Navigation without choosing Show Pages or Sites.

Please can someone help me to get this link out?
0
Comment
Question by:Opeyemi Yusuf
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 
LVL 10

Accepted Solution

by:
Mohit Nair earned 1500 total points
ID: 40449108
Does it direct you to the home page if you click on "Page not found" ?
Try editing it via SharePoint designer. Ensure you login with farm account while editing.
0
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:FastFngrz
ID: 41479633
I've found that if the User Profile Root site collection has the Site Publishing feature created, then a Pages library is created, and if there's a PageNotFound.aspx in that library, the issue appears!  I deleted that document in the /pages library and the problem went away!
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Pimping Sharepoint 2007 without Server-Side Code Part 1 One of my biggest frustrations with Sharepoint 2007 in the corporate world is that while good-intentioned managers lock down the more interesting capabilities of Sharepoint programming in…
In case you ever have to remove a faulty web part from a page , add the following to the end of the page url ?contents=1
NetCrunch network monitor is a highly extensive platform for network monitoring and alert generation. In this video you'll see a live demo of NetCrunch with most notable features explained in a walk-through manner. You'll also get to know the philos…
In this brief tutorial Pawel from AdRem Software explains how you can quickly find out which services are running on your network, or what are the IP addresses of servers responsible for each service. Software used is freeware NetCrunch Tools (https…

770 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question