- Click on Site Actions / Site Settings / Advanced Permissions
- Click on any group on the quicklaunch under "Groups"
- Click on Settings / Edit Group Quick Launch
- On the "Edit Group Quick Launch" page, highlight any group and hit the delete key on your keyboard
Friday, July 18, 2008
How to edit group on the SharePoint quicklaunch in WSS 3.0 (and MOSS 2007)?
It is always a good idea to lock down SharePoint sites such that users do not see more information than they need to. At the organization where I work, we have a plethora of SharePoint groups. With any new website that gets created, a user with full rights gets to see a list of all the groups by going to "Site Actions / Site Settings / Advanced Permissions". There is always the danger that a user can inadvertently delete or add a user to the wrong group. One simple solution is to remove unneeded groups from the quicklaunch. Here's what you can do: