A ribbon is an interface with set of toolbars placed on several tabs.

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Ribbon menu icon statistics

Is it possible to measure somehow how often users hit concrete icon in ribbon menu? Or which one is most used and which one the least? I have strange task, I must defend some particular icons in ...
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Start Workflow using JavaScript or Ribbon Button

I'm using SharePoint 2010 Foundation. I've developed a SharePoint-Farm Solution and now I want start a SharePoint Workflow clicking a Ribbon Button. I know that with SharePoint Designer I can create ...
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Disable (Not Hide) Ribbon Button Server Side

If you use the SPRibbon.TrimById() method on a specific button, it hides the button from the UI, which is okay. However in my case I think it would be nicer to simply disable the button and leave it ...
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Hide 'Connect To Outlook' button from Calendar Tab Ribbon (SharePoint 2010)

How can I, via a feature, hide the 'Connect To Outlook' button from the 'Connect & Export' group in the 'Calendar' tab when I view a calendar on a SharePoint 2010 site? I have tried several ...
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Trigger JavaScript on Custom Action Ribbon/Menu Item

I have two custom actions that are currently deployed to a SharePoint 2013 Forms Library. They are working perfectly fine with the exception of a less than favorable method. What happens now is that ...
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How Can One Hide Dynamically Loaded Ribbon Buttons in SharePoint 2013 with JavaScript?

I would like to know how to hide specific buttons from a SharePoint 2013 ribbon particularly when the ribbon buttons are loaded dynamically using JavaScript. For example, when the "List" tab of a ...
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Enable “Change Item Order” button on ribbon

I have a page that I'm provisioning in Visual Studio 2010 through a module. In my elements.xml I have a <File> element with a <View> element underneath like this: <File Path="...
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Check if customAction exists

I customized my ribbon with customactions. These commands of the customactions call some cool Javascript functions from a file (ex. script.js). I include this file with: <CustomAction Id="...
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Ribbon buttons are greyed out when using a custom form template

So I've created a custom form template based on the default ListForm (haven't changed much there, basically just the title), I've set up a custom content type and I've added that to a Tasks list. When ...
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Remove ribbon tabs with javascript (no jquery)

I'd like to know whether it is possible to remove ribbon tabs (in a list, page or form) working directly on the ribbon object via javascript. I don't want to simply hide the post-rendered HTML of the ...
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How can we create custom actions in new/edit/display form SharePoint ribbon?

We are using SharePoint 2013 for intranet portal. Not apps. We have a document library with documents. On clicking the document we get it opened in a modal popup. On the ribbon of this display form ...
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Changing style of top bar

I'm trying to brand the ribbon/title bar of a site but cannot find options outside of the default themes provided. Was this removed in 2013?
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How to change the default font face and size in the text editor of the ribbon

Is it possible to change the default font face and size in the SharePoint 2010 Rich Text Editor Ribbon control? If so how? Note: I need this to work throughout SharePoint, not just when changing ...
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Tricky error in dialogbox styling

This question is related to this: Customize Sharepoint 2010 Ribbon in Dialog ONLY I did what suggested there and it works fine, but with a small problem shown on the screenshot below. My Ribbon html ...
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Sharepoint 2010: Custom “New Item” form - showing ribbon and binding events to ribbon buttons

We've created a custom New Item page for our list on our site in Sharepoint 2010 with this code: <asp:Content ID="Main" ContentPlaceHolderID="PlaceHolderMain" runat="server"> <table id="...
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Adding a link to “New Document Set”

I want to make it easier for the end-users to create a new document set. Right now they have to access the ribbon buttons through various clicks. Is it possible to make a direct link to the "New ...
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Script editor webpart ribbon problems

I added a script editor web part (javascript code) to a view page (/Forms/AllItems.aspx). After that I can not see anymore the File and List category in the ribbon bar. I read somewhere that with ...
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Add content to the editor

I've developed a ribbon button to Sharepoint inside Media tab. This opens a dialog where I list loads of content. On click I'm calling a function to close the dialog and it is supposed to insert some ...
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Make dropdownlist on ribbon visible only on wikipages library

I am following this tutorial. http://www.wictorwilen.se/Post/Creating-a-SharePoint-2010-Ribbon-extension-part-1.aspx However I need that the dropdownlist can only be seen in wiki pages library. I ...
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Ribbon fails: Ribbon <Tab> node must have a <Scaling> subnode

I am in big trouble. I have created two ribbons and both doesn't work. I allways get the following failure message: System.ArgumentException: Ribbon <Tab> node must have a <Scaling> ...
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Trouble enabling custom ribbon with delegate control

I have a project with a number of custom ribbons: a couple are bound to contenttypes, some are activated through webparts and some are (sub)site-wide and are supposed to be activated by a delegate ...
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Showing SharePoint ribbon tabs to anonymous users

I've asked this on other forums and gotten nowhere so I'm hoping you can help. I've created some custom ribbon tabs with buttons for site navigation. My issue is that although the ribbon buttons work ...
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Setting the ribbon to default Browse instead of Edit

How do I set the ribbon to default Browse mode instead of default to Edit mode? It is annoying to see the item details in view mode all the time and then click Browse to remove it...
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Hide and disallow access to ribbon except for users in SP Administrators Group

I have a SharePoint 2010 site using a custom themed master page. It does not show the standard SharePoint ribbon. However, users are able to append showRibbon=true to their URL to see the ribbon. I ...
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How to add ribbon to application page by visual studio?

I have created one application page and deployed that.But ribbon is not appearing at the same page? Any guesses or solution for this?
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RTE is not defined when inserting content

I've created a custom ribbon button where i load external content into a Modal Dialog. I want to insert some text on the editor and close the dialog. The function OnPopClosed is running when I click ...
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Why CustomRibbonButton for List not displaying in RibbonBar?

I have added 1 Element File for CustomRibbon Button. And added 1 Feature to deploy this RibbonButton. When I deploy this, it deploys and Feature is Activated but not displaying the Button in ...
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Custom Ribbon command greyed out in IE8

I have created a simple Ribbon command that hides the header, footer, and ribbon via jQuery. It then calls window.print() and unhides the previously hidden divs. It works great on my development ...
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Add button to Ribbon.PublishTab.Publishing

This question is for anyone who wants to add a custom button to the Ribbon under the WikiPage or PublishTab tabs. The methods out there for adding a button that is associated with a list or library or ...
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How to show Ribbon in listviewbyquery webpart?

I created a custom page in SharePoint that uses standard master page. On the page I am using a listviewbyquery control, but i cannot find how to enable ribbon options for the list. How do I enable ...
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Explorer view workaround for users without office 2010/ Ribbon customization

We have too many users without office 2010. According to what I read in these 2 blogs, Explorer view will not work in these machines http://techtrainingnotes.blogspot.com/2010/05/sharepoint-2010-...
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SharePoint Ribbon Loading endlessly

i'm a beginner of SharePoint.I'm using 2010version. Here i'm facing a problem that the ribbon of my root site is loading endlessly. I could not use the options like page, Edit,site action etc.. but ...
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Add image to Ribbon Button in Sandbox

I've created a simple SharePoint ribbon tab with a button on it; the button XML looks like this: <Button Id="Ribbon.MyTab.MainGroup.HelloButton" ...
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Workflow fired from ribbon runs previous version

In SharePoint 2013, I have developed a custom ribbon action that is associated to a Content Type, which is in turn also associated to a workflow. The exact same URL is built up under the ribbon action ...
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SharePoint App - Cutom ribbon button enable/disable

I am deploying custom ribbon button using sharepoint provider hosted app. I was able to show button where I wanted but not able to control enable or disable state of the button. It remains active ...
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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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How can we create new options in SharePoint doc library ribbon?

We are using SharePoint 2013 for intranet portal. Not apps. We have a document library with documents. On clicking the document library we can see the list of documents. I want to place a clickable ...
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“Discard a check-out” Option in Ribbon disabled

We have a problem with the "Discard a check-out" option in ribbon. The user checks out a page and without editing anything in the page, wants to discard the page by clicking the button which is ...
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Disabled SharePoint 2010 ribbon when editing publishing page with google chrome browser

The SharePoint ribbon being disabled when I clik at the edit button with a google chrome browser, this problem is only when my publishing page contain a rich text editor. Anyone have an idea to ...
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Adding Custom Image Styles to the Ribbon

I use the following Editor Control, with the PrefixStyleSheet "el-" for my custom styles: <PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField FieldName="f55c4d88-1f2e-4ad9-aaa8-819af4ee7ee8" HasInitialFocus="...
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How do I enable/disable a ribbon button in the Display form?

I want to enable/disable a ribbon button in display form of a list based on whether versioning is enabled or not. In the EnabledScript of CommandUIHandler, I am specifying a javascript function which ...
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Add Ribbon Button to DispForm

It tried to add a custom button to the DispForm of a element. The Button is visible but not enabled. I tried to add a simple EnableScript but it does not work. My code: <?xml version="1.0" ...
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Implementing Sharepoint Without the Ribbon

Today when I walked into the office I was greeted with a request to position the ribbon at the top of the page in our Sharepoint Intranet branding in such a way that it:- A. Does not obscure the ...
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Customize Sharepoint 2010 Ribbon in Dialog ONLY

In the screenshoot below I pasted the Dialog of the NEW ITEM on top of our website. The ribbon bar selected in red, we want to change it, but it should be different to the ribbon bar in the normal ...
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Hiding the Ribbon in an IFrame

I have a JQuery UI Tab Web Part which loads iframe pages on demand. I want to hide the ribbon in each of these pages but the problem is the delay which makes the page jump function setFrameStyle()...
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Ribbon tabs not visible in document library unless I click any document

In my document library the ribbon tabs (Documents and Library) is not visible unless I click any document. Earlier all the tabs were visible as soon as I navigate to the document library. Why this is ...
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Expected ; on javascript

I got the following code in my elements.xml, but I cant find the error. My ribbon is broken, the error says, expected;. But I see no error, yet, maybe fresh eyes can see it. See the EnabledScript ...
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Reducing space above the Ribbon

Does anyone know how to reduce the space above the ribbon in the standard SharePoint 2010 masterpage (see image below) There are a bunch of assorted classes and divs all over the place, but none seem ...
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Set show ribbon hide ribbon commands available programmatically

Set Site Actions -> Navigation -> Show and Hide Ribbon -> Make "Show Ribbon" and "Hide Ribbon" commands available to No How can we do the above programmatically?
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Full List Of Location Attribute For CommandUIDefinition

I want to display a custom action button on the list view only (not on the DisplayForm). In the example below the Location attribute for the CommandUIDefinition is set to Ribbon.ListForm.Display....