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

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SharePoint 2016 add-in does not support HostWebDialog=“true”?

I am trying to make a SharePoint add-in work with SharePoint 2016. It adds a custom menu item that runs inside iframe (HostWebDialog="true") and works well with SharePoint 2013: <CustomAction Id="...
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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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add custom save button action to ribbon while keeping main save button on newform and editform

I need to create a custom save action button which will set values in few variables and save the form (call PreSaveAction()). The main save button should not be removed from the form. My goal is to ...
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Separate Tab in Ribbon with separate custom action button into that tab with multiple features

On my SharePoint environment I have one solution which is deployed as a single feature with custom Ribbon tab along with more than two custom action button into it. Now my question is that, If I ...
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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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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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Assign single task to multiple reviewers in sharepoint 2013 visual studio workflow

Problem: I need to assign single task to multiple approvers. i have approver's email id in a string separated by semicolon. Challenge: since we can assign single task to either a single user or ...
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Create “Custom Action Group” in “Site Actions” menu

I want to list my "Custom Action" as the first item in the "Site Action" menu, so I thought of creating a new "Custom Action Group" and inside the group, I will add my "Custom Action" using the below ...
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Feature that activates Custom List Action

I need to create a feature with Visual Studio that creates a custom List Action that does something. Per example, sends an e-mail, change the site name, etc. To be more specific, I want to know how I ...
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Stop Redirect in SharePoint Designer Custom Action to initiate workflow?

I have a Document Library on SharePoint On premise. I have created SharePoint 2013 Workflow for Document Library. I have created Custom Action from SharePoint Designer to Initiate Workflow. so my ...
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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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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" Location="CommandUI.Ribbon"&...
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Launch workflow with custom action doesn't work properly

I've created 3 custom actions (with the type "display ribbon") for one list. I have 3 workflows and I want each action to launch one workflow. I want "Nettoyer" to use the "Enlèvement_clean" ...
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Get FULL Url including Filters in Ribbon Custom Action

I am currently developing a sharepoint hosted app. When i add a custom action to the Edit Control Block i can get the full url including filters and the current view guid by using the {Source} token. ...
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Add split button on another split button on Custom Action at the Ribbon

How to add two levels split buttons, making an hierarchical menu of 2 levels, like on that example for the specific actions split button in here. The problem is that this example just apply for the ...
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Policy acceptance popup before downloading documents in SharePoint 2013 library

I have a specific requirement, whenever a SharePoint user clicks on a download button for a SharePoint library document, a pop up should get open which will have policies and at bottom of popup there ...
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Ribbon template for 16x16 icons for GroupTemplate of type 12 rows and 12 columns

I would like to know if it is possible to create a custom action of type splitbutton that display 16x16 icons in a 12 rows and 12 columns display like on the image below: I noticed that on the ...
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Custom Action doesn't show on form? Could it be infopath?

I have a list where I customized the forms using InfoPath. I then created a custom action for my display and edit form ribbons in SharePoint Designer that prints the item being viewed / edited (using ...
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EasyRibbon - reuse Save and Check In buttons

I am using EasyRibbon and I would like to re-use the functionality and appearance of the Edit tab with the Save and Check in functionalities of a page layout. I found out it can copy the button, but ...
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Call Javascript code in Custom Ribbon Action for office 365

I want to call my javascript code in custom ribbon action in SharePoint online. I tried this code. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas....
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Can UserCustomActions run on a web only?

In a site collection there is a particular subsite where I need to apply a UserCustomAction. It will be a basic JavaScript function that prompts for acknowledgement and sets a cookie. The need to do ...
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Sharepoint SandBox Solution is not Working in SharePoint online (Custom action)

I have created a sandbox solution in sharepoint 2013.I have added Custom action and Visual web part in to the solution. Custom Action Code as following : <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> ...
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How to create custom action using SharePoint hosted app

Is it possible to create "custom action" under the "Site Action" menu in "HOST WEB" using SharePoint Hosted App.? We do not want to follow the native method of packaging all the necessary files ...
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CSR: ScriptLink/Custom Action CDN Libraries load after JSLinked files are loaded

I am almost to 2.0 with the generic iCSR support library. Having some issues with deployment: Adding the library as SiteCollection ScriptLink/Custom action loads it before msajaxbundle where Type....
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sharepoint custom action Dynamic image icon

I must build a custom Action for sp2010 but its image must be according to some sharepoint values. For example: Alerts are ON or OFF for a SpList, then icon is RED or GREEN. This check should be ...
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Custom Button In Ribbon - SharePoint 2013

I need to create a custom action in SharePoint's ribbon so it will work on every list and library. I am creating such action using SP Designer but I can do it only for one particular list. Is there ...
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Custom Action to Replace “Delete this site” on Site settings

I am trying to remove and replace the "Delete this site" on Site settings page. Can anyone see what is wrong? My current code looks like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <...
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Replacing Items on the Settings Menu

I am trying to replace the "Site contents" link on the Settings Menu. I want to put a new link in the same position with a different action. I'm having trouble targeting items correctly. The ...
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CustomAction: UrlAction to open document with different URL prefix

I need a Menu Item Custom Action for a Document Library that opens the document with a different URL prefix. We have an application that has a URI handler for abc://SharePoint/Docs/Document.pdf that ...
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Add a quick Step for an item

In Sharepoint 2013, I have created a quick step for a list, and it shows up just fine, but what I really want is a quickstep when the user is editing one item. I have tried creating a "Custom Action" ...
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{StandardTokens} token in CommandAction Url does not get replaced

I have a provider hosted add-in running on a SharePoint Online development site that has several lists as part of the solution. My goal is on when somebody clicks a Ribbon CustomAction associated ...
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CompilerError occurs in Custom Activity - after publish and running manually workflow

Background I have a custom activity that I developed a year ago for a site in SharePoint 2010. The custom activity calls a string method which contains three strings parameters. Here is the relevant ...
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Custom Edit Form - Ribbon link button

Probably an entirely stupid question and something I am doing wrong, but I have created two custom forms for my list, one for 'new caller' and one for 'new client', I added a custom action (view ...
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Custom Action not showing on Site Settings pages

I have a little (crude) javascript function that should add a javascript file to every page on my site using custom actions (including the subsites via a recursive function). It seems to work well on ...
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Manage file properties in library in Sharepoint Online

Is there any way to manage properties (of custom fields) of uploaded files in Sharepoint Online 2013 using custom workflow actions?
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How to Delete Custom links in Site Action Menu @SharePoint 2013

In Gear Menu(Site Action Menu) i created custom Menu Using JavaScript CSOM. now i want to delete those Custom site action menus. so please let me show how i delete it.
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How to Export a Document Library to Excel from SharePoint 2010 using a custom button?

I need to do the same as this little fantastic button in the sharepoint ribbon. It allows users to export a document library to an excel spreadsheet. I posted a screenshot below. I would like to ...
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Starting point for Print action of selected items

I need to add special action in Custom List that print selected item in Item view (edited with InfoPath), so we can print list of selected people in customized form instead of opening one by one and ...
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Caml defined Custom Action, UrlAction and the multi language interface

When defining a custom action via the CAML schema definition, the UrlAction parameter specifies the "site or site collection relative URL of the page, for example, ~site/_layouts/sampleurl.aspx or ~...
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Unable to Unregister UserCustomActions added at location scriptlink using CSOM

Below code was used to add Custom action to site <script type="text/javascript" src="_layouts/15/sp.runtime.js"></script> <script type="text/javascript" src="_layouts/15/sp.js"><...
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Why is my custom welcome menu action only showing up on some sites?

I'm not doing anything terrible complicated here. The solution is exactly the same as the one you'll see reproduced on a thousand blogs (even here, on stackexchange). My code looks like this: &...
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How to do a httprequest with some dynamic url clientside, but do not redirect to this url?

I created a custom action with some javascript inside of it. I would like to genereate dynamic some url. Then I would like to do a httprequest to this url. BUT I do not want to redirect to this url, ...
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How to use the OOTB SubmitFile ( _vti_bin/Officialfile.aspx) functionality cientside for multiple selected documents?

I have a custom action in the ribbon which execute a javascript function. Inside this javascript I can loop into all selected documents. I would like to implement the OOTB send file functionality ...
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How to enable my ribbon custom action only when 1 or more list items are selected?

I created a custom action in the ribbon by VS. I see the button always. Also when no list items are selected. How can I enable the button only when 1 or more listitems are selected? This is my ...
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trigger power shell script on button click

we are having a requirement,when we click on a button in SharePoint page,we need to trigger workflow... Can any one help on this how we can achieve this functionality
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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 ...
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How to get workflow instance's Title/Name property using WorkflowServicesManager in SharePoint 2013

I am trying to iterate, all the workflow instances belonging to the particular listItem in a custom activity for SharePoint 2013 visual studio custom workflow. WorkflowServicesManager ...
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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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Custom ribbon action for specific list

I have a custom ribbon action that I want to add to my specific list called "Meeting", it's a calendar type list.. My custom action XML is as follows: <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft....
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How to process list item copy through CSOM and Custom Ribbon Button in Sharepoint 2013

I am attempting to implement custom ribbon functionality in SP 2013. For this, I put a custom button on the ribbon and only enable it when ONE list item is selected (Custom List). This list also has ...