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

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Custom Action in user dropdown

Im trying to implement a custom action in the logged in user dropdown (when you click 'sp_admin' in the image below). The custom action should be a text called "Switch user", which when clicked ...
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Infopath Button missing in Ribbon for List

I am trying to follow some tutorials for customizing a list with InfoPath 2010. However, when I click on a list it appears I am missing the InfoPath button. I do have Infopath 2010 installed and can ...
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Show / Hide ribbon option is not visible in Setting gear box (top right corner)

I have 2 sites migrated from SP 2010 to SP 2013 and facing a difference in both. I am not able to see Show/Hide ribbon in "Site Actions" in 1 site but in another it's coming. Web application is same ...
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Missing SP.Ribbon.js

I am running into a strange problem that SP.Ribbon.js is not getting loaded. Normally if I view page source, there will be a bunch of RegisterSod(...) lines that loads a bunch of sharepoint ...
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Select Web-Part (show Library Ribbon Menu) issue

I'm having the same issue listed at the URL below, and have tried the code for the solution (as well as other similar code solutions). Select the ListView Web Part Automatically on AllItems.aspx ...
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Select the ListView Web Part Automatically on AllItems.aspx

In SharePoint 2010, if you have more than one web part on a web part page, the ribbon disappears because SharePoint doesn't know which web part to display the ribbon for (this is by design because if ...
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Embed iframe when inserting a post

I developed a Ribbon button that show's up in the Media tab. This displays a Modal Dialog to the user, listing some external content, and when clicking on an item it pastes the iframe html code on the ...
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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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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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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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show modal dialog for list with opened ribbon

I need to display a standard list inside a modal dialog. Currently I'm using SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog(..) and I'm building the URL like this: options.url = ...
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Is there any alternative UI for sharepoint Ribbon Control to minimise height?

Sharepoint Ribbon bar is occupying more height space in our application and the business users want this to be avoided somehow. Can anyone suggest any other alternative UI to minimise the Ribbon ...
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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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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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Problem with disabled ribbon items when Asynchronous Update is enabled

I'm using SharePoint 2010. When "Asynchronous update" and "Manual Refresh" are enabled on an XsltListViewWebPart from a view, after clicking on the Refresh icon/button (or going through the pages of ...
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Move RibbonContainer-TabRowRight Icons to another part of the page

I'd like to move the buttons in the RibbonContainer-TabRowRight area of SP2013 default template...is it a simple matter of hiding the existing icons for Share follow save and full screen and ...
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How to add click event to Microsoft.SharePoint.WebControls.SubMenuTemplate

I am adding my custom menu under site action menu of SharePoint 2010. I have written below code. protected override void CreateChildControls() { try { ...
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How to hide a specific out-of-the-box checkbox from the ribbon?

I'm trying to remove the Open in new window checkbox, in the link tabs of a rich text editor. I tried: <HideCustomAction Id="Hide.Ribbon.Link.Link.Behavior.PopUp" ...
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Can't include a dropdownlist in the ribbon

I'm trying to add a custom dropdownlist in the publishing rich editor control of SharePoint. Basically, my goal is to set a specific class and a specific data value on an hyperlink. This will be ...
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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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How to change the font title in the text editor of the ribbon when editing a page?

I found a way to do so in SharePoint 2010 (see this link) but this method no longer seems to work with SharePoint 2013. In 2010, it changes the name of the font you're overriding in the drop-down as ...
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Custom Button added in Ribbon is disabled

I have successfully added a new button in the ribbon. But when I check , it is disabled and I cannot even click it. The following is the code that I have used: <?xml version="1.0" ...
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How can restrict Rich Text Editor Properties (Fonts, Font Sizes, Color etc.) in Ribbon in SharePoint 2013?

I would like to restrict Rich text editor features which placed on Ribbon Toolbar while an user is editing an page. For example, only Arial and Times New Roman fonts and font size 10, 11 and 12 will ...
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Show Ribbon always to Visitors

Is there any way to show Ribbon for visitors, in all pages, by default? Normal Page View for Visitors: (No Ribbon) Normal Page for Editors: I am looking for a solution to display the ribbon for ...
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Hide “Customize Form” Button on List Ribbon

I am trying to hide the "Customize Form" button on the List ribbon: I have created a feature that deploys an Elements.xml file that looks like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> ...
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Ribbon buttons gray but working

SharePoint 2010 Just recently a problem has cropped up where the entire ribbon on one site is grayed out as if it were deactivated, but the buttons still function normally. This isn't a huge problem, ...
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Font size is set to px instead of pt in the text editor of the ribbon

When I edit a page, in the ribbon next to the font drop-down list I can pick how large the font should be. By default, this is set to px in my environment. I've never changed this to px and I have ...
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Rich text Editor (ribbon based) in a webpart in SharePoint 2013

My goal is to create a rich text editor for a textarea in my custom webpart in SharePoint 2013. The data is saved outside the SharePoint, so I can't really use a sharepoint list for that. I really ...
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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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Change Ribbon tab text

I need to change the Document Library ribbon tab. I tried to change the text using javascript in master page. But it changes on first load only. When ribbon tab is clicked, text againi changed to ...
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How to cache ribbon icons in SharePoint 2010

Whenever I access the admin version of my SharePoint site and want to expand my site actions dropdown menu, it always takes a couple seconds for the icons to finally load and then appear. Is there ...
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Hide ribbon items in Document Library

I have created ribbon items using Quick Steps. Is it possible to display only Quick Steps items and hide remaining items in Document Library ribbon?
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Page URLs in 2013 - ribbon option disabled

I'm wanting to check out the "Page URLs" option in SharePoint 2013, but in the ribbon that option is disabled. All the others are available to me (as the site collection admin and in the ...
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SP 2010 Permission issue

I have a site that has the correct permissions to allow contribute / full control of a document list, but when I add a document the options in the ribbon are all grayed out except for the read only ...
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Ribbon buttons aren't enabled when I use query string parameter with filter

I have a problem adding filters with parameters in the lists. I added a query string parameter. It is used in a filter. When I select one item in the list, most ribbon buttons (edit and delete, ...
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Custom tab and controls split over multiple files/features not working in subfolder in a document library

I have a definition for a custom tab with a group with buttons for use within document libraries. One of the buttons is defined in another feature, this way i get a 'pluggable' structure for my custom ...
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Hid Ribbon on Page, Now Ribbon on Forms is Gone

I have used the ribbonrowhidetitle around my ribbon code in my master page, and this hides ribbons on pages as well as on forms, which means my users cant edit now. The reason I needed to hide the ...
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Ribbon-Bar isn´t showing

If I open a SharePoint-2010 list or library the ribbon shows "List" or "Library". If I click on "List" / "Library", the ribbon does not show up. Only the header is visible. Any idea on how to fix ...
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Custom ribbon button in Document Library

I need to create custom ribbon for document library. I tried creating custom ribbon button with registration id as 101, but it shows ribbon in all document library. I also tried using content type ...
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Custom ribbon checkbox works in Firefox, not in Internet Explorer

I'm trying to add a new checkbox in the Edit link tab of a rich editor field (in a publishing site). Specifically, in the behavior group. I set up a new site feature, activated, that contains this ...
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Custom Action for Web Part Tools ribbon

I would like to add a button into the Web Part Tools ribbon section. I have looked in CMDUI.XML to find the other buttons which are in this section and it appears they should be under ...
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Replacing Ribbon.ascx with a custom version [2013]

I'm working very deeply in SharePoint 2013 branding and I finally figured out what the <!--SID:02 {Ribbon} --> snippet actually brings in -- the code from ~/controltemplates/15/Ribbon.ascx but ...
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SharePoint interact with Rich HTML editor using javascript

Is there any way to manipulate the editor content by using JavaScript? My ultimate goal is to allow user to click a button on ribbon bar, and JS will help to insert some predefined template html into ...
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SharePoint pop-up message when using the ribbon, all in IE9

If I try to modify a public-facing page, from the SharePoint ribbon, in IE, I get a pop-up message that says "This page is accessing information that is not under its control. This poses a security ...
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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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Customize the I like it ribbon

Is it possible to customize the ribbon that shows I like it and show something like below? I know we can hide and style the default I like it and Tags&Notes buttons, we are looking to add new ...
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Why is the ribbon different for users with the same permissions?

I have a published site. I have given 2 users Read permissions to that site. On user can see the browse and page tabs (tho most options are disable {like the should be}), the other user does not ...
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Hiding buttons of the Ribbon Bar

Is it possible to hide specific buttons of the SharePoint 2010 Ribbon Bar based on the user's permission on publishing pages? For example, we need to hide the font dropdown and under the Insert tab, ...
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Hide Ribbon Button for a Particular List

I want to hide a SharePoint 2010 ribbon button for a list based on SharePoint groups. SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { using (SPSite site = new ...
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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 ...