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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 ...
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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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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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launch ribbon action with ribbon hidden

I didn't find anything to help me out, so I'm asking your help. I work with sharepoint 2010. I have a team Site where the ribbon is hidden. (never trust users, thay are evil :p ) On this team site I ...
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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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Custom ribbon tab contents don't appear

Here is my custom ribbon tab definition: <CustomAction Id="CustomRibbonTab" Location="CommandUI.Ribbon"> <CommandUIExtension> ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Remove ribbon entirely on certain page?

Can this be done with SharePoint Online? Failing that, for an entire site? Thanks.
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How to partial disabling 'Open to Explorer' Ribbon Action

I'm disabling, for all user Rights, the 'Open with Explorer' button in the SPRibbon with the following code: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Customizing social tags and notes buttons on the ribbon

I want to change social tags and notes buttons in the ribbon, but I don't know how and even if it is possible. So we have 2 social buttons in the ribbon, I like it and Tags & notes. I want to ...
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Accessing the propery bag from an elements.xml file

I want to access some configuration data stored in the property bag. I want to access this information from a elements.xml file. This elements.xml file contains a Ribbon with Tabs and Buttons. Is ...
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Show ribbon for a single default webpart on page with multiple webparts

I have a webpart page with two webparts. One is a calendar and the other is a hidden content query webpart that references a file that is used to style (apply color coding) to the calendar entries. ...
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Remove button from Ribbon in a specific toolbar

I need to remove 'Upload Document' button from the Ribbon on a Document Set library, with the toolbar set to "None". I can successfully remove it from the Full Toolbar (which is the default one) ...
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Hide List and only shows is to the creator

I like to be able to hide my list and the list should only be visible to the person who created it. I've created a custom action -> ribbon to perform that action. Right now when the ribbon button is ...
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Show Ribbon on every page?

I have done a custom tab and need to display it on every single page. But how? Ive tried with a delegate or feature control that adds an addition pageheader that runs some code getting the current ...
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Hide OOTB Markup Styles in SharePoint 2010

How do you hide out-of-the-box entries from the Markup Styles definitions in the rich text editor in the ribbon in SharePoint 2010? I know how to add new entries using CSS, but not how to hide the ...
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Buttons Disabled In Ribbon When Id in QueryString for SharePoint 2010

In SharePoint 2010 I'm getting a strange behavior. I have a custom content page with some custom web parts and some XsltListViewWebParts. I'm identifying a single entity by passing its id through ...
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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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Where is the Alert Me Icon Location?

A Bit of backstory: Client wants to replace the alert me button with a custom action, but retain the icon. Which is fine, accept I'm at a loss as to where this icon lives; it doesn't appear to be in ...
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How to invoke server side code from Ribbon

I want to create a Button in my Ribbon which modifies some fields in my items.. In details I want to select more than one element and select my "link" button and make the elements be "linked" by an ...
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how do i place custom action in custom group on displayform?

By following the examples in the SP 2010 C# Hands On Lab (SPCHOL308), I've gotten a CustomAction button to show up under the View tab in the Manage group on the DisplayForm. I want to place this ...
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How do I trigger off of the ribbonbar being shown/hidden?

When the ribbon bar is visible (i.e., not in Browse mode), I want certain things to happen on my page (mostly involving changing styles of some items). How do I determine if it's visible or not or ...
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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 ...
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Ribbon Button Not Working In Home Page (Home.aspx) And Any Site Pages

I've created a "Hello World" ribbon button as per MSDN code sample: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff630938.aspx The "Hello World" ribbon button is working only in AllItems.aspx (i.e. In the ...
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How to hide browse/page/share ribbon for specific users?

How can I remove this ribbon: for specific users which has only read permissions?
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Suppress Ribbon Menu Auto Exanding

Working in a view for a Document Library I enabled "inline-editing" and discovered that as any input-element receives focus the documents-ribbon-menu auto expands. This behavior is undesirable so my ...
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Add link in ribbon - SP2013

I would like customizing my ribbon, but not in this way that is exemplified here Custom actions in SharePoint 2013. I need to add a link in the green stripe or gray (preferably in gray stripe). ...
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Is it possible to hide ribbon controls for specific document Library

My requirement is that i have created a custom ribbon control and i want to enable it for specific document library. Can anyone please guide me for that? Thanks,
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Using JavaScript file in Elements.xml

I am trying to create a custom ribbon and in my project I have created a JavaScript file. From this and this question I was able to figure out that I can use <CustomAction> tag to import the ...
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Can a custom button be shared by multiple custom tabs?

I have a custom button (FlyoutAnchor) that is duplicated on every ribbon on every page of our SP 2010 site. It's all working perfectly, but any changes that have to be made must be made 17 times. Is ...
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“Ribbon.Read” has not been made available for this page or does not exist

I have created a link to open up a new page in a model form. I get this error but I dont know how to fix this The Ribbon Tab with id: "Ribbon.Read" has not been made available for this page or does ...
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How to create Item of a particular Content Type from Ribbon

I have a document library which has two custom types linked to it. From UI I have two buttons to add that items.. I have two simple "ribbon button" and I want to use that to create the new Item from ...
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Create/Extend new Ribbon with the client OM

I want to integrate an existing LOB application into SharePoint using JavaScript. To give the user a single user-experience, I would like to add an application specific ribbon to the current page. ...