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

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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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Load List Item Ribbon tab on page load when using Page in Pages Library

My question is a little bit different than the other missing / loading ribbon questions and I'll explain why. In order to properly style my application, I've created a page in the Pages Library and ...
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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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Document set ribbon allows creation of documents

I have a library with document sets. Normally in the ribbon under "New document" I can only create new document sets when I'm in the top most level. Only when I am inside a document set this ribbon ...
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Upload Custom Workflow Site Action

As a Site Owner is it possible to create a custom workflow action and upload it to SharePoint 2010?
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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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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 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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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Is it possible to add a CustomAction in a SharePoint 2013 Survey Settings menu?

We have an application deployed on SharePoint 2013. Part of the application adds custom items to the ribbons of lists and libraries and the edit control block of list and library items. This is the ...
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SP2010 Ribbon add confirm logic on publishing a page

I need to display a confirm popup when page is published to warn about unpopulated publishing page fields. User might contiune in which case page will be published, or user might cancel publishing. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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SP2010 Custom action runs sandboxed but not as farm solution

Short version: Which changes need to be made to convert a custom workflow action, developed in VS2010, from a Sandbox to a Farm solution. Assume it is a placeholder with no logic added yet. Long ...
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Ribbon Custom action for creating new page

I would like to create a new Ribbon Custom action for creating new page, because I want to have more control on creating new page. I have created a SharePoint hosted app and added new ribbon custom ...
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Action / TASK assignment

I have created site with actions/tasks assigned to several team members . How can we set the permission levels such that people are able to see only task assigned to them in outlook as well from the ...
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Hiding Custom Action for Just one document library

I have a custom action deployed for a site collection, now if I want to hide it for a custom document library is it possible. Also this is what I am doing actually, can you think a better way of ...
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Trying to convert a SP2010 document version to a PDF generates SPException: List does not exist

I am trying to modify an existing SP2010 custom workflow action that converts an existing document to PDF using Word Automation. There is a new requirement to only convert the last published version ...
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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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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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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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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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Redirect to list after Custom Action

I am creating a sharepoint app with MVC, I have a custom action in the ECB bar on a document library. I don't need to display any information when the custom action is pressed, I just need it to ...
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Any open source repositories of pre-built workflow actions/activities? - SP2010

After playing with workflows for the past few weeks, I've begun to reach the limits of the base actions. Are there any pre-built actions available online?
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Infopath custom action

I have a InfoPath form library. Now I want to insert a custom button. when I click on the custom button I need to insert a replicated copy of the whole form in the same form library but with different ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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custom action rights

I have a sharepoint 2010 site with a library. this library has three subfolders. the system admin has full control over the whole library. All users have read only rights to the whole library. ...
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Custom Action for BDC Entity adds Plus Symbols in Query String Parameters

Using the web interface in SharePoint 2010, I add a custom action to one of my Business Data entities (External Content Type) to navigate to a URL with some parameters in the query string. The link ...