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

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Start a workflow from the ECB

I want to add a custom action to the ECB to start a workflow automatically. To get to the workflow page I can do something like: <UrlAction ...
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SharePoint 2010: How to add custom element to Create menu?

I want to add custom element to SharePoint 2010 Create menu. (Site Actions -> View all site content -> Create). I want to to add this element to Page directory like a "Web Part Page" element. How can ...
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Update multiple items, Sharepoint workflow activity

I am new to share point, and I am trying to get my workflow to update every item in a list that match a particular expression. for instance lastname = 'smith'. From my understanding the update item ...
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Custom Workflow and Task Time Limits

I have created a custom workflow for an approval process. The workflow is designed to accomplish this task by using the “Collect data from user (Output to variable: collect)” action. I wish to assign ...
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Custom actions migration from SP 2007 to 2010

I have custom action defined in my SharePoint 2007 feature. It adds new item to document library menu. <CustomAction Id="UserInterfaceLightUp.MobiusDiscretionaryArchivingLibMenu" ...
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Unable to hide “Add question” menu item in settings menu for survey in SP2010

I try to hide standard element "Add question" in settings menu for survey list: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> ...
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Get web config setting value in javascript

Best way to get from a custom action js command an webconfig appsetting key value, or another similar approach. ideas? thanks. Reference a .js file on a custom action elements.xml on my ...
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How to get custom action to a SharePoint list actions menu for a specific list or content type?

I add custom action to a sharepoint list actios menu for all list . I want get custom actions that define for a special list in VS. How to get custom action ?
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How to deploy a custom ribbon tab across Root Sub-Levels?

I have a custom ribbon tab that works perfectly on the root Site, e.g. www.site.com/Lists/MainContentType/AllItems.aspx But it does not work on subsites e.g. ...
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Add Menu Item To Actions Menu UrlAction

I am attempting to call an .aspx page from a custom "Actions" menu item that I have added using xml. However, I cannot get the UrlAction path setup correctly. Everything I try fails with the ...
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Enable/Disable Button On Ribbon When Content Type Selected

I have created a custom action button that appears on the DisplayForm for a specific content type. On the list view I would also like to enable the button but only when the specific content type is ...
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get a list of items inside a folder in document library

I built the following code so far: SPWeb web = __Context.Web; Guid listGuid = new Guid(__Context.ListId); SPList myList = web.Lists[listGuid]; SPListItem myItem = ...
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Custom Action and Group

I'm creating a link and put it in the site action container. The link should only be visible to members in the HR groups. Here is the declaration in my Elements.xml file <Elements ...
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CommandUI.Ribbon.ListView Displays Custom Action On DisplayForm For Item

I have the following custom action definition: <CustomAction Id="MYRibbonTab" Location="CommandUI.Ribbon.ListView" RegistrationType="ContentType" ...
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Disabled or Hide “Open with Explorer” ribbon button for View Only Permission Users [duplicate]

I want to hide Open with Explorer ribbon button only those users has View Only permission and it should appear for other permission user. I've tried with below custom action reference by this link ...
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SP2013 On Premises: CustomAction Welcome Menu not visible

I am trying to add a custom action to the Welcome menu, right below the Sign Out button. Here are the steps I followed: 1) Created an Empty element called CustomActions and edited the Elements.xml as ...
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Designer 2010 Custom Action rights mask

I add with success a custom action button to my ribbon, but I need to have authorization on it. Not evrey one should be able to click on it. This is the button: Any idea how I can add ...
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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Custom action doesn't appear

I have an issue with custom action in SharePoint 2007, basically i have the following custom action declaration: <Elements Id="CF60B88A-783A-44f8-A49D-43659AB51G7E" ...
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Registering pageComponent using ClientObjectModel

is there any ways to register PageComponent using client object model? I want to add custom action on the edit form with dynamically populating FlyoutAnchor. But when page has been loaded i recieve ...
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Create a Ribbon for one list only and change it depending on a value

So, I created a custom list named "Events" and one named "attendees" for an event-management-solution (lets call it attendee training) in a site-collection at my SP2010 Server. My Problem: I want to ...
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Custom Actions all document libraries

I want to develop a "Custom Action" for all of document libraries in a site collection, I tried looking on Google but couldn't find any relevent tutorial. Custom action has to be in "Actions" and ...
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Access Denied on Custom Page deployed to Central Administration

I deployed a custom application page to central admin. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff798467.aspx If I am a farm administrator and the central admin site collection administrator I can ...
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custom wcf binding set dynamically from code

I am developing a workflow custom action that uses a wcf webservice. The thing is, I have no proper way to attach the app.config file so I'd have to generate the bindings and the client endpoints ...
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CustomAction on document library not visible

the scenario is the following 1. We have a site called meetings with 2 subsites for special meetings, Executive COmmitee, and Board of DIrectors 2. In each of those sites, a different meeting site is ...
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Setting the default ribbon tab to a custom tab in SharePoint 2010?

Ok - So I have a shared documents library - and like many posts before me I would like to make the default tab on the ribbon a custom tab that I have made. Can someone tell me how to edit the URL ...
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Change javascript onclick for “add new item” link under list

I made some custom list definitions in Visual Studio 2010 and deploy them to SharePoint 2010. I also made a Visual Web Part with a form. With this form I'm able to feed multiple of my lists with just ...
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How to quickly get the EditForm look and feel and functionality and customize it?

I have developed a custom ASPX page (a SharePoint application page) which is used as a replacement for the default EditForm. I need to have some fields available for editing (so, not all as the ...
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Custom Action for a custom Content Type's display form

I have a custom action that I'd want to add to my custom display form of my custom content type My custom action is: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Microsoft Sharepoint 2007 - Having limit of max absence (MC,Leave) function?

I've just joined a company, and they threw me their sharepoint website which had functions up and running, including the Absence and Leave Calendar. Currently the absence and leave calendar functions ...
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open new item form through custom action

I have created a custom action which visible to user on "Issue" Display Form. I have another list called "Note" which has a look field (Type of Issue) called Issue. Basically there is one to many ...
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How can I modify a list property from a custom action using the client object model?

My task is to process selected items of some list. Can I change some field value from the client object model ? I found some solution like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?> ...
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write to the workflow history list programatically

I have a sharepoint designer workflow with many Log to history activities to know where the workflow is. I also have 2 custom activities with some complex logic and try catch code. I would like to ...
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How to execute code for custom menu action?

I have a custom menu action, declared like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <CustomAction Id="ConvertListLevel" ...
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Custom SharePoint Designer 2007 Workflow Activity Works on Test Server, but not production [closed]

Right now I have a Custom Workflow Activity, I've developed on a test server and it's working fine. However when bundled into a .wsp on the test server and deployed to production, SharePoint Designer ...
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Workflow Custom Action Error

I wrote a quick custom action for SharePoint Designer workflow. SPD recognizes the action and lets me add it, and specify my variables. When I go to publish it I receive errors (0, 0) Type ...
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Activated Custom Action for SharePoint Designer dosn't display sentence

My solution requires me to create a custom action for SharePoint Designer for a list. I have treed creating the custom action the old fashioned way (200 method) by creating the action and deploying it ...
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Custom workflow activity for SP 2007 appears in Designer's action picker but won't add

This is SharePoint 2007. I created a custom workflow activity in Visual Studio 2008 (using this and a few other blogs as a reference). I deployed it properly, I think. I can go into SharePoint ...