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I want to create my own Ribbon Tab that will appear on all kinds of pages. What should I do to register this CustomAction? There is not a location setting for this.

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Create a Delegate Control that is attached to the AdditionalPageHead delegate. That custom control can then make sure that your custom Ribbon tab is always visible.

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By accessing the standard ribbon and calling MakeTabAvailable? – Élodie Petit Aug 14 '11 at 11:49
That's the way to go...and you can also use this to make sure that your JavaScript is correctly loaded. – Wictor Wilen MCA MCM MVP Aug 14 '11 at 11:58
Thanks Wictor. The custom tab is visible now but as soon as I click on the tab title Loading animation starts inside the tab area and continues forever. Any ideas? – Élodie Petit Aug 14 '11 at 13:07
That's probably an error with your custom ribbon code. You need to open up a new question for that. – Wictor Wilen MCA MCM MVP Aug 14 '11 at 13:07

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