Take the 2-minute tour ×
SharePoint Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for SharePoint enthusiasts. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I'm attempting add a page for my collection of apps to the Central Admin quick launch in SharePoint 2010:

alt text

Following SharePoint's out-of-the-box behaviour, a custom action group like this should be what's needed:

<CustomActionGroup
    Id="MyCentralAdmin"
    Title="My App"
    Location="Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.Default"
    Sequence="201"
    ImageUrl="/_layouts/myapp/Admin_48x48.png">
    <UrlAction Url="/_admin/myapp/centraladmin.aspx"/>
</CustomActionGroup>

This does show on the main Central Admin home page. However not in the quick launch.

I've noticed that Nintex Workflow can get their page in and I think this XML should be all that's needed. But it doesn't work!

Any ideas?

share|improve this question

2 Answers 2

Apart from RequiredAdmin="Delegated" in the CustomActionGroup, please make sure following:

  1. You can use Scope = Web or higher (Web makes sense)

  2. Make sure you have AutoActivateInCentralAdmin="TRUE" in the FEATURE element of the feature

share|improve this answer

Have you tried adding RequiredAdmin="Delegated" to your CustomActionGroup?

Have a look at this as well

share|improve this answer
    
No luck I'm afraid. RequiredAdmin isn't even documented - I'm not sure what that does. –  Alex Angas Jan 18 '11 at 22:45
    
Description lies here. msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms460194.aspx –  Anonymous Jan 19 '11 at 5:01

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.