Custom actions enables expanding or extending the standard behavior of SharePoint 2010 core components.

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Show/Hide ribbon control based on content type

I have multiple items in SharePoint list, and I have ribbon control in the ribbon, I want this ribbon to be enabled only if the item selected is of specific content type. I want only the control to ...
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Script file file not being loaded through ScriptLink custom action - SharePoint app

I am having trouble with script link custom actions. I am building a SharePoint app, and I successfully added a site-scope custom action pointing to a script file in the Style Library, as I want this ...
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Add custom sub tab under contextual library tools tab in ribbon

I want to create copy paste functions for document library in SharePoint 2010 I want to create it as a new custom sub tab under library Tools. How can this be done?
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Hide / Show custom action in ribbon conditionally

I have a question regarding Custom actions: Basically what I would like to have is a custom action to shown only when the list.RootFolder.Properties.ContainsKey(). This action is located in the ...
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Wrong hyperlink is generated for custom central administration action group image

I have a custom action group deployed to central administration; something like "Contoso IT" in this picture: The problem is that that for some reason, the hyperlink for "Contoso IT" (the title) is ...
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How to get the document id in custom Action - SharePoint 2010?

I am trying to implement a simple solution to support short URLs on SharePoint 2010. The idea is to make use of the document id(I guess, it should not cause any performance impact) and allow the users ...
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Open Custom Action Ribbon Button in a New Tab

I have a few custom actions running on both the edit and new forms of a specific list in SharePoint 2013 Standard. I'd like these custom actions, which are a link to a web url, to open in a new tab ...
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How to add a custom action to the list items display form ribbon? [duplicate]

How to add a custom action to the list items display form ribbon? Onclick of this it should open a application page in modal popup.
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How to add a custom action to the list ribbon?

How to add a custom action to the list ribbon? The custom action should open a sitepage in modal popup.
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Add custom action to the ribbon as submenu of a button

I have a question regarding how to add a custom action to the ribbon as a part of a sub action of existing button. I think the screenshot will make it clear: So i would like to add a custom action ...
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Custom Site Action flyout menu

I want to upgrade the look-and-feel of a solution I'm working on. Right now the Administrators have an additional option in the Site Actions menu where I've added a Custom Action which takes them to a ...
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download multiple document from document library

I want to download multiple documents from document library. I select several documents and then click on 'download' icon present in ribbon. It should download all files and retain its metadata. ...
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How to add custom action (custom tab) inside publishing page ribbon?

I've been working with Custom actions in the Ribbon over SharePoint 2013. The problem is I would like to show a custom tab on the publishing ribbon. I achieve show it everywhere but not in the ...
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CustomSiteActions.xml not being obeyed in extended web application

I have a SP2013 environment that has a web application access by internal AD users. This has been extended, to allow users with a Google account to access it outside of our network. So far, so good. ...
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Trouble implementing a custom MRUSplitButton in the ribbon

In a publishing site, I would like to extend the ribbon to quickly set/unset a specific audience. Basically, the user should be able , with a single click, to add or remove a specific audience (the ...
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CustomAction ScriptLink Remaining after feature deactivation

I have a declarative sandbox solution in SP2010. It contains 3 customaction scriptlinks to javascript files that are deployed into the style library. On feature Activation it adds the 3 links and on ...
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How to display custom ListView from User Information List

Best way to show a custom ListView (User Information List) with all users with granted permissions (by permission level assigned or group ) with a possibility to select item/user account to proceed to ...
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Hide Custom action in sharepoint 2013 site ribbonbar

I want to hide font action(font dropdown) from ribbon bar using custom action using below code but still not able to hide it using this custom action. Is there any other way? <CustomAction ...
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Hide Custom action in sharepoint 2013 ribbon

I want to hide the New Folder ribbon menu item for all document libraries. I have used this code but it is not working. What am I missing? <CustomAction ...
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How can we create custom actions in new/edit/display form SharePoint ribbon?

We are using SharePoint 2013 for intranet portal. Not apps. We have a document library with documents. On clicking the document we get it opened in a modal popup. On the ribbon of this display form ...
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Dynamically retrieving custom list data and displaying on a web-form

I need to implement a solution that retrieves data from a custom list and display on a web-form. This data would be a mixture of picture and text columns. The user is then allowed to select multiple ...
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Adding a Custom Action to the Ribbon on New Document Set Form

I've been trying unsuccessfully to add a custom action to the ribbon on new form for a document set (NewDocSet.aspx). There seems to be no reference to this location in the standard locations listed ...
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Application Page deployed to Central Admin does not show

Hi Guys I have this problem: I want to deploy a custom application page to the SharePoint Central Administration. I found these 2 links: ...
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Hide action from list settings

I want to hide/disable/remove the link Form settings from all lists in my site collection. How do I go about this? I think I can do this on a per site basis using HideCustomAction but I don't know ...
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How to implement a custom action to run code with access to the current item columns

I am using sp2013. I have a custom list which is using a custom content type. I would like to implement some link or button which is running some code. First you will need to select a listitem. In ...
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How to create a Custom Expiration Action with input parameters

I'm currently creating custom expiration formulas and actions, using the IExpirationFormula and IExpirationAction interfaces, in Sharepoint 2010. I add the custom action to the ...
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The site template requires that the feature be installed in the farm or site collection

I inherited a SharePoint implementation. There is a Workflow that runs when an item in a List is created. The old developer created some Actions using Visual Studio. The Workflow is configurable ...
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Custom action to move multiple files in sharepoint 2010

I want to create a custom action in document library ribbon whose functionality should be like : When user select multiple files, custom action in ribbon get activated and when user click on icon it ...
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How to add custom action into the Pages tab of publishing page?

I want to add a custom action in the Pages of tab which comes when I edit the page. The publishing page is stored in the Pages Library. To made thing for single list(i.e. Pages Library) I have ...
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Custom Ribbon Actions/Commands for SharePoint 2013 HTML Editor

I would like to provide more ribbon options to content editors than are available out-of-the-box in a SharePoint 2013 publishing site. For example, I would like to allow editors to select a HTML ...
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Add a tab into the “Editing Tools” contextual tab

I want to add a third custom tab into the "Editing Tools" contextual tab which shows when user edits a page. Here's the code fragment I wrote: <CustomAction Id="Ribbon.foo" ...
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Custom Actions - Button Placement Issue

This is probably something simple that just has me stumped... I was able to successfully add a print button to my DispForm ribbon, but I am struggling to move it below the Alert Me button. Every time ...
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Change Ribbon Button Enabled-Function

I want to change the EnabledScript function of a existing Ribbon Button (Upload Document) but keep everything else, like the original CommandAction it executes on click. More specifically I would like ...
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How do you make a CustomAction depending on a custom ContentType?

I have added a deployable custom action (FlyoutAnchor) to my Site. Now I have to hide this button in all other pages which are not inherit from a specific content type. is it possible to do this with ...
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Custom Action in user dropdown

Im trying to implement a custom action in the logged in user dropdown (when you click 'sp_admin' in the image below). The custom action should be a text called "Switch user", which when clicked ...
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Custom Site Action Item not registring

I need to add a new action button in the Site Actions menu for my site. If I do this without a custom WebControl, it works, using an Element.xml file. However, I cannot get this to work with a ...
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Send Row Data to Dialog Box for Editing

I have created a custom ribbon button in SharePoint 2013 which enables when 2 or more files are selected and opens a dialog box. Within this dialog box, I would like to open a custom page which ...
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Create Email Reminder for Recurring Calendar Events

I'm trying to figure out a way to create 2 calendar event items. 1 that sends an email reminder 30 days before it's start time to certain people and the other that sends an email reminder 7 days ...
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Add a CustomAction button to a Custom Content List

I want to add a new CustomAction button on my custom list in Sharepoint 2010, programmatically. (Bear in mind that I am still a bit new to SharePoint) I've followed the instructions given on these ...
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loading multiple files from custom action with SP.ClientContext

I made a custom action that calls GetSelectedListItemAsString(). it should load the files 1 by 1 but somehow it does not load the files can somebody help me with it underneat a code snippet of the ...
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Top Navigation Bar link custom highlight

Is there a way to automatically set which link in the top link bar is selected, even if you're not on that page that the link points too. I'll explain my problem. I have a top link bar with an option ...
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SharePoint app get path of selected document

In a SharePoint app i have a custom action in a document library that navigates to an .aspx page. How do I get the full path of a selected document in that .aspx page? <CommandUIHandlers> ...
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Adding the sub menu item to send to item in sharepoint 2010

How can we add an additional entry to "Send To" menu option in document libraries. What is the GroupID and Location for adding item to the sub menu. Any idea?
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Hide the “Download a copy” for sharepoint list items

I want to hide the "Download a Copy" option that comes when we click the "Send To" option. How can we achieve this? Any idea?
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Custom Button added in Ribbon is disabled

I have successfully added a new button in the ribbon. But when I check , it is disabled and I cannot even click it. The following is the code that I have used: <?xml version="1.0" ...
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Why, on occasion, does executeQueryAsync() fail to execute success OR failure method?

My intent is to dynamically create a grouping of EditControlBlock (List Item Menu) custom actions for two different list view pages. Upon loading the Active page, all custom actions are destroyed, ...
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Hide Approve/Reject button for the user who has created request

I want to Hide the Approve/Reject button from the top ribbon, specifically for the users who has created the request and placed for approval. Currently, If user ABC has created request and XYZ has to ...
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'Custom Action' on SharePoint 2010 List, Ribbon etc

What are the situations when we must use 'Custom Action' on SharePoint 2010 List, Ribbon etc. many times same functionality can be achieved by other means also. Why 'Custom Action' is must in that ...
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Initiate Workflow With Custom Action

I have looked around on Google, and I have found tutorials on how to initiate a workflow from a custom action in the ribbon, but I have run into a problem. I am not sure why (I assume I have a ...
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SharePoint 2013 display usage reports for custom events

I created custom usage event type and button described on this page: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj715889.aspx Everything is working fine - I can find logs files with this event ...