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

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“for each selected item” (Custom Action with c#)

I want a button on the ribbon to copy certain files using a custom action I'm working on as a sandboxed solution. I was originally using jquery, but I needed to be able to get the binary from the URL ...
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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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Download as a custom action in ECB Menu

I'm looking for a way to do a custom permission security trimming and looking for the rightest way to my goal. I have implemented a custom action for my ECB menu for a custom download as following: ...
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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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Custom action send document to different page

I have a SharePoint 2013 provider hosted app. In the app project there is a ribbon custom action that navigates to a page in the web project. When the ribbon custom action is pressed, the selected ...
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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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Where are site custom actions stored?

I've been creating some site custom actions whose location is ScriptLink during feature activation. Now, I didn't give any of them a title. And I've activated the feature multiple times, so each of ...
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How to add click event to Microsoft.SharePoint.WebControls.SubMenuTemplate

I am adding my custom menu under site action menu of SharePoint 2010. I have written below code. protected override void CreateChildControls() { try { ...
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Custom workflow action returns error

I'm developing a custom workflow action for use in SharePoint Designer that will return a concatenated string from a list. It actually works fine internal to the action, but always returns an error. ...
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Is there a way to build custom workflow actions for Sharepoint Designer in Sharepoint 2013 Foundation using MS Visual Studio 2012?

I've searched and tried almost all the blogs about this and failed in deploying the custom action primarily because Sharepoint Foundation doesn't have any Workflow manager. So im wondering if how can ...
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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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In SharePoint workflow on Rejected request; I need to make the comment field required

In SharePoint workflow on Rejected request; I need to make the comment field required. How do I do that?
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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 ...
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SP 2013 - How to prevent Quicksteps and custom action from going to default page after starting workflow?

I'm having problem with quick steps or custom action which I set up to manually execute a workflow. After the workflow starts, it automatically send us to the default site page. What I want is to go ...
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Custom Event data for audit log

I was wondering if it is possible to add custom information to the Eventdata field in audit log table.I am specifically interested in the Security group and Security group member delete events.By ...
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I'm looking for a way to detect the ribbon load event

I'm looking for a way to hide a button from the ribbon using javascript, but to do this I need to wait until the elements of the ribbon are loaded. Is there a way to detect such event?
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Custom ribbon button in Document Library

I need to create custom ribbon for document library. I tried creating custom ribbon button with registration id as 101, but it shows ribbon in all document library. I also tried using content type ...
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I can not see Custom Ribbion that created from following code

I have created custom action to view on webpart page but i can not see it. <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <CustomAction Id="MyRibbonCustomization" ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Custom Action not appearing when there is no custom action for list in Designer!

I have a strang problem in my site , I created a custom action by Using a Feature in Visual Studio for one of custom lists , when I added another custom action to displayForm in SharePoint Designer I ...
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Custom ribbon checkbox works in Firefox, not in Internet Explorer

I'm trying to add a new checkbox in the Edit link tab of a rich editor field (in a publishing site). Specifically, in the behavior group. I set up a new site feature, activated, that contains this ...
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Custom action with javascript doesn't navigate in DisplayForm

I have a strange issue, basically, I have the following custom action: <CustomAction Id="Navigate.DisplayMenu" Title="Navigate to:" RegistrationType="ContentType" ...
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Gantt View with custom action

Does anybody now if it is possible to have a Gantt View with custom action in row context menu (or something similar). What i mean is to add an action above Delete (see photo)
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How to get URL of a document if I have the documents item ID (JavaScript)?

I am trying to create a Ribbon Custom Action in SharePoint 2013 that will e-mail links of selected documents in a document library. I can get the Item ID's of selected items, but how can I use these ...
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Localize a CustomAction programmatically

I work in a farm environment and i want to add a CustomAction in a specific SPList. The list is created programmatically, so i cannot know the ID. For that i tried to register the action with ...
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Custom action with custom code doesn't work properly

I have an action in my document library, but it doesn't work as it supposed. So I have here definition of my custom action: <CustomAction Id="MyProject.Google" Title="Go to google" ...
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SP2007 using Source token in link

In SharePoint 2007 in some occasions i see that when im redirected to some pages etc, i see a source in query string, and this i can use to be redirected back to the original page. I've read on msdn ...