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

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SharePoint 2013 hide elements (in body area ) when ribbon is expanded / ribbon is in use

Is there a css class/id in SharePoint 2013 that hide elements when the ribbon is in use? I've got some elements that I don't want to show when the user's in edit mode! In the picture below you can ...
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Custom Action works fine on default view but not other?

I have a list. Over in Visual Studio 2010, I have a customized replacement for the "Delete Item" button in the Ribbon, my customized version fires off a workflow, and some other stuff. In order to get ...
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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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ribbon page tab items are getting covered up

I am currently working on branding our SharePoint 2010 intranet pages. One of the changes that I have made in a branding.css file is to resize the title and link area. The height for both of them are ...
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Enable/Disable ribbon button based on current item value of a field

Lets say I have a field called locked, which is boolean on a document library. And I want to make a workflow to Lock or Unlock an item. The Lock button should be enable only if its unlocked and 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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How to create a new (third) button besides i like it and tags & notes?

I'm trying to create a third button that sits beside the "i like it" and "tags & notes" buttons. So far I have managed to add my button on the ListItem and Documents ribbon tabs: ...
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How to change position of gear icon and display name on top

Is there a way to move these two items as shown in following screenshot to move to some other location? I want them to be displayed below at some other place so that I can completely hide this top bar ...
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SharePoint 2013 ListViewByQuery control does not show ribbon

I put in my aspx page a ListViewByQuery control, to show a view on a library, based on a query that is dynamically constructed. But, when I click on an item in the control, it does not show the ...
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Sharepoint Post-Upgrade Permissions Issue

I recently Migrated web front end and database server of wss 3.0 single farm to sp2010 foundation. Farm Migration and upgrade went well, Then i restored content db from older server and upgraded the ...
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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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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 can i add a custom tab to a ribbon at runtime using javascript/ECMAscript?

I'm trying to add a Custom tab with a group and some buttons to a single client via conditional javascript, as far as i can tell this is all found in the CUI namespace, however documentation is hard ...
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Items And List Tabs In Ribbon Don't Show After Editing Page

In my portal I am running a custom master page. I have an issue, however, that the Items and List tabs don't show (even for admin) until I click in an existing list, in which case the ribbon opens. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Control JavaScript with Ribbon Button

my aim is to add a Ribbon Button which is opening a printing dialog for a selected file in a document library. I already added the Button with SP Designer and linked it with a html file which is ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Hide Ribbon tabs on SharePoint list forms

I am trying to hide all ribbon tabs in my SharePoint site(check the below image). I am using delegate control with following piece of code. The code hides ribbon tabs on all the site pages, but not ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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what is the CommandUIDefinition location for wiki page

I am trying to add custom ribbon button to the share point menu for wiki library under manage group. I am able to see the ribbon button on "view all pages" section of wiki library.But when I open the ...
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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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How to deploy a custom ribbon tab across Root Sub-Levels?

I have a custom ribbon tab that works perfectly on the root Site, e.g. www.site.com/Lists/MainContentType/AllItems.aspx But it does not work on subsites e.g. ...
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is anonymous user form javascript

I'm using sp2010 I have computability problem with IE7 ,where a piece of the ribbon left in top of the screen. I want to remove it if the user come to the anonymous website with JavaScript. My ...
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Show standard SharePoint ribbon in custom list form

I have created a custom list form, inside the Layout folder and attached to the custom list, for new item and edit item.. However I want to show standard ribbon on my custom page. Any help to achieve ...
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Custom ribbon button on NewForm.aspx not showing up

NOTE: I know this question has been asked before but the answers shown at Buttons not appearing in custom ribbon group do not seem to explain fully how to solve the issue. I added a GroupTemplate but ...
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How to add CustomAction button in Ribbon of DocumentLibrary in SharePoint Online?

How can I add a CustomAction button in Ribbon of Document Library in SharePoint Online (Office-365) for Sandbox solution without any code ? I have created team-site in SharePoint Online. And having ...