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KB User's Guide - General Info - Remove Topic Breadcrumbs from a KB Space or Document

You must have full user permissions for your space to perform these steps.

This document will explain how a KB Group Admin can hide topic breadcrumbs from view on their KB Live Site(s). This guide explains how to remove them from the entire KB space or from a single KB document.


Topic Breadcrumbs are the links at the top of the page that display the topic paths that lead to the document you are looking at.

Example of Topic Breadcrumbs:

Screenshot of KB User's Guide Topic Breadcrumbs

Remove Breadcrumbs from an entire KB space:

  1. Navigate to the KB Admin tools of the desired space, then to the SitePref tab

    Screenshot of KB admin tools top bar, SitePref Highlighted

  2. Click on the FullView Layout/CSS link on the left sidebar and go to the internal site custom CSS field (external site custom CSS field if you want to update your external site)

    Site Preferences Sidebar, FullView Layout/CSS tab highlighted

  3. Select the appropriate field from the dropdown menu:  None, Internal site custom CSS One, Internal site custom CSS Two, etc.

    Best Practices: if you have custom CSS applied to your KB space, append the code that is already in place. If you have no CSS applied to your KB Space, select an unpopulated Internal site custom CSS X field. (example: External site custom CSS 3 is in use, code appended)

    the CSS rule pasted in a Custom CSS box already in use, scrolled to the bottom

  4.  Paste the CSS code into the corresponding field. (example: Internal site custom CSS One field is blank, paste the code there.)

    Custom CSS selector set to Custom CSS one, CSS rule inserted

  5. Click the Update button to save your work.
  6. The CSS code to paste:

Remove Breadcrumbs from a single KB document:

  1. Navigate to the edit screen of the desired KB document. See KB Author Training - Editing an Existing Document for more information on searching for and editing a KB document.
  2. Go to the bottom of the screen and click on the Show Additional Fields plus sign. There you will find a text field called JavaScript/CSS. 
    Bottom of document editor screen, Show Additional Fields highlighted

    Additional Fields Expanded, JavaScript/CSS field highlighted

  3. Enter the following:
  4. Set the document to the desired status and click Submit.

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Keywords:topic-path document breadcrumb hide CSS code rule Full view tree display path   Doc ID:112059
Owner:Collin K.Group:KB User's Guide
Created:2021-06-29 11:33 CDTUpdated:2021-08-17 14:50 CDT
Sites:KB Process, KB User's Guide
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