How to:Extend the Navigation Provider

You can extend the navigation provider in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 by deriving a custom provider class from any of the default site map providers. Deriving from an Office SharePoint Server 2007 site map provider supplies several benefits such as navigation node caching and security trimming. The following code example derives from the PortalSiteMapProvider … Continue reading How to:Extend the Navigation Provider


Customizing Navigation Controls and Providers

To customize navigation, you should rely on the ASP.NET Site Navigation mechanism, because it provides a standard, consistent, and easily managed solution.Customizing Web Display Controls (Menu, TreeView, and SiteMapPath) :You can customize the look and feel of standard display controls by using cascading style sheets (CSSs). You can also write your own ASP.NET 2.0 controls … Continue reading Customizing Navigation Controls and Providers