How To Change The Links List On The SharePoint Home Page?

Topics: SharePoint Intranet Portal, SharePoint Tips

Do you wish to feature the sites and content that you want on the SharePoint home page? If you are a global or SharePoint admin in Office 365 it is possible to do so by changing the Links list on the left side.

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To view the SharePoint home page in Office 365:

  • Sign in to Office 365. 
  • Select SharePoint from the list of apps.

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  • In case you don't see the list of apps, select the app launcher icon The app launcher icon in Office 365 in the top left corner of the page, and then select SharePoint.

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  • Find the Links list on the left side of the page.

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How to  Add a link?

  • Click Edit at the top of the list.

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  •  In order to add a link, select + Add.

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  • Fill in the Text to display and Address in the New link dialog box.
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  • To check the link, Click Try link 
  • Click Save.

PS. By default the new link will appear at the top of the list. You can drag and drop the link within the list to change where it appears.

  • Click Done to leave the edit mode

How to Edit a link?

  • Click Edit at the top of the list.

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  • Click the link you want to change.

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 Fill in the Text to display and Address in the Edit link dialog box. 

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 To check the link, Click Try link 

  • Click Save.

PS. By default the new link will appear at the top of the list. You can drag and drop the link within the list to change where it appears.

  • Click Done to leave the edit mode.

How to Change The Order of Links?

  • Click Edit at the top of the list.21-1
  • Drag and drop the link within the list to change where it appears.
  • Click Done to leave the edit mode

 How to Delete a Link?

  • Click Edit at the top of the list.

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  • Click X

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  • In the confirmation dialog box, Click Delete 
  • Click Done to leave the edit mode

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