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

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How to get Page Library Id and Page Id in ribbon custom action for Publishing Pages?

I have the following custom action declaration: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <CustomAction ...
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How do I create a Custom Action for a Workflow?

I need to create a Custom Action that's displayed in the Action list for a Workflow. How would I go about this?
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Enable Custom Actions in every Document Library (SharePoint 2013)

I have created a custom action in a document library using SharePoint Designer. My mission is to enable this custom action in every document library, is there any settings for this?
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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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How to add a button that triggers custom C# code on a list

I have a list of (email) objects which has a lookup field. When an email is received in my document library, I have added code to the EmailEventReceiver to see if the email address matches an ...
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Remove duplicated custom action from welcome menu box

I have created a custom action in welcome menu box like this: <CustomAction Id ="CustomMenu_UserSettings" GroupId="PersonalActions" ...
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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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Can i have a Custom Action which is a link to another page

Can i have a custom action which is simply a link to another website? I don't want any modals or anything. Just a simple link which takes me to another page.
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Cant redirect back to SharePoint app after custom mvc app returns FileStreamResult

I have a custom action (created using a custom app) which does a customized export. The export method is in a MVC app which returns a FileStreamResult to the user. The problem i am having with this ...
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DecodeClaim - By workflow Action

How could I prepere a workflow action, which could claim user name from two difrent user domains. One is AD, and the secound is ADFS users. i:05.t|adfs|user@xxx.xx How could I translete this for ...
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Can't create Custom Action in Display Form Ribbon when using InfoPath form?

I have a SharePoint list which uses InfoPath forms. I've created a Custom Action on SharePoint Designer for that list, located on the Display Form Ribbon, but when I go to view an item there is no ...
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Programmatically Use List Field Data in Custom Display Form: Sharepoint Designer 2010

So this should be simple, I just can't seem to find the solution, I created a custom action for a 2010 Sharepoint Sign Up Event, I have created a custom display form so that the users can press the ...
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How to add custom action to open document in a specific program

If possible, how can a link to open a selected document be added to the Callout dialog in Sharepoint2013? e.g. We have a desktop application that works with TIFF, PDF and other image files. We want ...
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Disabled custom action tooltip

Some custom actions in SharePoint display an additional message with possible reason of the action being disabled. Is there a simple way of adding such a message only when the action is disabled (for ...
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How does 'Sequence' attribute work in 'CustomAction' tag?

I am trying to understand how the custom links are ordered in Site Settings page when added via CustomAction. For this I used the below code. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Tell if a document is a record?

Is there a way from custom ribbon button added by a provider hosted app to programmatically tell if a selected document is a record?
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How to add a reference to a javascript file in a custom action for a provider hosted app?

I have a custom ribbon button in my app where I am trying to add logic to enable/disable the button based on whether or not the selected items are records. I am able to get the EnabledScript attribute ...
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How to remove custom action/link from list item menu?

In SharePoint 2013, using Designer 2013, I created a custom action for a list while creating a new form for it. Then I scrapped the new form. I actually did this twice. Now, in the list's item ...
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Location of xml created by SharePoint Designer while creating custom actions

I created a custom action on a SPList using SharePoint Designer. It comes with very basic options and I would like to add more functionality to it by editing the generated xml. My question is where ...
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Javascript injection in office 365 site.

I am doing a js injection using custom action. I am loading jquery first and then my custom js. I have applied sequence in custom action 0 for jquery and 100 fro my custom javascript. My problem is ...
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Prompt user for input due to file modifications

When a user interacts with a document on SharePoint (e.g. opening it or sharing it) I want to prompt the user for input before they may proceed to edit/share/modify. I don't want to modify user ...
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CustomAction ribbon tab buttons not enabled

I've written a Ribbon Tab Custom Action in my app web which is displayed on the Host Web. It's persisted onto every page with a delegate control in a different solution. The issue I have is that ...
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Ribbon button added via CSOM is disabled on publishing page in SharePoint 2013

We have added a custom action in the publishing page ribbon using CSOM in SharePoint 2013. The issue is this action is disabled and i can't click on it. The strange thing is it works on one site and ...
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How to add custom group in list setting page?

I want to add one custom action in my custom group. I have done following for that <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <CustomActionGroup ...
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Add Print Item Custom Action To ECB Dropdown Menu

I am trying to make a print item on the ECB dropdown for a list item that allows printing of the item by clicking the menu item. I can add the print item as below but how do I trigger a print when it ...
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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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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 action sequence number

I do not understand how does the sequence number work in custom action definition. How can I decide my custom position (which number should I use?) <CustomAction Sequence="600">
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Select a document from a Sharepoint Document libary and download it

Task: The user selects a document and then presses a custom action that sends the document with metadata to an external jaxrs webservice that saves this document to a database. Is there any custom ...
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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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XML For New Custom Action

I am trying to add a custom action button to a tab on the ribbon. I have the following XML in an elements.xml file in Visual Studio: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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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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drop down menu when an image viewer webpart is clicked

So I have been given the task of making an interactive page where employees can click on the image of one of our office locations so they can get more detailed contact information. I was originally ...
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SP2013 VS WF - add process dynamically

I'm using VS2013 to create SP2013 Workflow. I need to provide user with ability to choose additional approvers while WF is running. For example, normal approval process route is User A -> User B - > ...
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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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Adding A Button To DisplayForm Ribbon For Specific Content Type

I am trying to add a button to the DisplayForm ribbon that appears in its own group on the ribbon for a specific Content Type in SharePoint 2010. I have the following definition for the group, tab ...
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Show custom action in ribbon for only one list

Does anyone knows how to show a custom action in the ribbon for only one list? At this moment I've got multiple custom lists, but my button is added on all of them. I only want to show it on one ...
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custom actions to ribbon ui in infopath 2010 forms for sharepoint 2013

I have created 4 custom actions at the item display ribbon using SPdesigner2013. It works fine. However, when I customize the list form in InfoPath, these custom action buttons dissappear. They are ...
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Custom ribbon button action always disabled when command is defined

I want to add new button to the ribbon in Pages library. To do so, I have following code: <CustomAction Id="Ribbon.PublishTab.Publishing.Actions.UploadDocumentButton" ...
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Unable to hide the ribbon button using custom action

I have created one content type inheriting from Pages content type, and applied it to Pages library in publishing web. I want to hide the Publish button from the ribbon. To do so, I have created one ...
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OOTB edit webpart not working with IE11

The clicking on edit webpart OOTB arrow was working as expected . When i set the compatibility mode to IE 10,9,8 works as expected . But the arrow doesnt work in IE 11 . How do i fix it permanantely ? ...
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List item menu's custom action on content type (only SPD2010)

Is it possible to have a custom action List Item Menu in a document library on a specific content type, created in SPD 2010? In code I know is possible, but I'd rather try it out in SP Designer. ...
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How to add a text to a body using custom action

Currently I created an action button to my Blog Posts using SharePoint hosted solution. So when an item is created or edited, the user will be able to add content from the host web dialog back to the ...
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Features on a list

How can I see the features attached to a list? (ex: which feature create an item custom action)
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Custom action in Ribbon.PublishTab always disabled

I have a custom action which I want to place at the PUBLISH tab of the page. To do so, I have a following code for custom action. <CustomAction ...
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Unable to add custom action in Ribbon.PublishTab.Workflow group

I have a Pages library in which I want to place the custom action to start workflow on the page. The action simply redirects to the initiation form of workflow. My XML code for custom action is as ...
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ECB custom action item issue

I deployed a custom ECB item action, I can see it at item level but when I click on it, nothing change. This is the definition of the custom action: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> ...
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How can I create a Custom Action button on a new Display Form

This is a 2-part question. I am using designer 2010 to work on a custom list. In that list I have created a custom display form and a custom edit form. I want to add a button directly on the custom ...
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Create list's custom action from provider hosted app for office store

I am developing a sharepoint provider hosted app. This application is creating a list when initialized in the hosted site collection. Together with list it is also creating a custom ribbon button ...
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ECB custom action by visual studio

How can I create a new ECB custom action by Visual Studio. Which kind of project do I need to create?