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2812269 - How to add external link to quick navigation tile


How to add external link in quick navigation tile.


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Reproducing the Issue

How to add external link in quick navigation.


It can be done by admin who has access to "Manage Home Page".

Steps are below:

  • Go to Manage home page
  • Edit tile quick navigation
  • Go to content of the tile.

Quick Tile (2).png

  • Click on Source code button.

Quick Tile Source (2).png

  • Go down and add the html code below by correcting the link to this as per your external link: The html code must be kept under </tbody></table>

<p><strong><a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="color: #000000;">External Link</span></a><span style="color: #000000;">&nbsp;</span></strong></p>


Please note, it is important to update content of all the languages which are being used in your instance otherwise user for respective language will not be able to see the newly added links. For Eg. In above screenshots, the content of English US has been edited.


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