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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 to Disable or hide SharePoint “Open with Explorer” menu option in document library

I want to Disable or hide SharePoint "Open with Explorer" menu option in document library without switching off the checkboxes "Use Remote Interfaces" "Use Client Integration Features (removes Edit in ...
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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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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 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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Adding custom button to ribbon - Button doesn't get displayed

I'm trying to add a custom button to a SP2010 ribbon in the DisplayFormToolbar for a list item. The list is external, although I don't think that matters but still... This is my custom action ...
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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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Custom Button In Ribbon - SharePoint 2013

I need to create a custom action in SharePoint's ribbon so it will work on every list and library. I am creating such action using SP Designer but I can do it only for one particular list. Is there ...
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How to Export a Document Library to Excel from SharePoint 2010 using a custom button?

I need to do the same as this little fantastic button in the sharepoint ribbon. It allows users to export a document library to an excel spreadsheet. I posted a screenshot below. I would like to ...
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SharePoint 2013 ribbon doesn't look right

You ever have one of those problems where your google-fu doesn't work because you have no idea what words to use? That's the problem I have with two of my SharePoint 2013 sites. Simply put, the ribbon ...
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Add custom action to sharepoint ribbon button

In my SharePoint view have export excel ribbon, this is ribbon of SP standard. When click to this ribbon, I want to prompt a confirm dialog with javascript before export. If user click OK on this ...
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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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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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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. ...
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Custom tab on contenttype not working in webpart

I've created a custom ribbon tab that shows for a specific contenttype like this: <CustomAction Id="IncomingDocumentTab" Location="CommandUI.Ribbon" ...
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Why are some tabs doubling-up and my custom contextual tab not showing?

When I deploy this ribbon customization, I get the contextual out-of-the-box tab for calendars doubled (Events Calendar Events Calendar) and the custom one never shows. I have this code: ...
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Call Javascript code in Custom Ribbon Action for office 365

I want to call my javascript code in custom ribbon action in SharePoint online. I tried this code. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Ribbon Button in List, which sends Data to C# code

First, I'm not really a developer, but since I'm the only "sharepoint-guy" in my company I need to learn this, too. So here's my problem: I need a ribbon button, which sends data of the marked item to ...
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Custom Action for a specific view?

I have a list, where I wish to display a Custom Action button. This is easy enough to do in SPD, but the catch is, I only want to display this Custom Action button for a specific view, not the default ...
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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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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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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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Missing Buttons and Function on Ribbon bar

The ribbon in my entire production SP2010 farm is not right and am not sure how it got like that (am assuming a web part deployed and maybe did something?? As I am NOT a developer and did not do ...
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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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Ribbon customisations as per example result in errors

Please can someone help my sanity :) I've followed many a blogs including this one : http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/gg549101.aspx#pj14_ModifyPWARibbon_TimesheetRibbon It removes ...
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Unable to delete item via ribbon Delete Item button

I have a generic list of items in SharePoint 2010. When I select an item with the left column checkbox, then select Delete Item from the ribbon, the item does not delete. Looking at the traffic in ...
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Javascript call to NewItem2 error “TypeError: Cannot read property 'tagName' of undefined”

Overview I have a CustomAction for a button on the ribbon that calls a command in a javascript file. The command fails in the inplview.debug.js file on the following lines (1745 - 1748) in the ...
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Override Ribbon Save Button functionality for a specific page layout?

Is there a way to override Ribbon Save Button functionality in publishing page of specific page layout? My intention is not to override it for all publishing pages but to limit it to specific page ...
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Missing Edit Options in SharePoint MySite Ribbon

I am trying to do some heavy customisation to a SharePoint 2010 MySite. I have hit a bug with the SharePoint ribbon editing tools disapearing. When I reset the default mysite.master as masterpage and ...
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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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Add button to Ribbon but they don't show up?

Here is the xml from element file. It's scope to web. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <CustomAction Id="HelloWorld" ...
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Add custom groups to custom ribbon tab from different features

I have two features in SharePoint 2010 project. Every feature has its own button that have to be placed in different groups on the same custom tab. For example: Feature1 adds "Hello" group with ...
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Removing “Edit Item” from calendar ribbon in sharepoint 2010

I am facing trouble removing the "Edit Item" ribbon button from calendar DispForm.aspx. I have created a visual studio 2010 user control where i used the method ...
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Enabling a Button on the Ribbon Based on Selection

How can I change EnabledScript asynchronously? I need this, because EnabledScript depended in my case on some item fields, but I can read them only in async way: var itemId = ...
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SharePoint Online “Page Elements” style for Format Text missing

We are currently experiencing a really weird bug where the "Page Elements" is missing under the Font Styles under Format Text. Here is a screenshot: The weird thing is, it was working fine ever ...
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SharePoint 2013 Rich Text Field Custom Web Part - Embed Code Disabled

I'm developing a custom SharePoint 2013 Web Part that contains a Rich Text field. I'm using the method described here to allow the Ribbon to be used for Rich Text editing. This works for everything ...
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To ScriptLink or not to ScriptLink

I need a custom ribbon button that calls a function in a js file in one particular library. To get access to the JS file, I could: Add the JS file reference via a content editor web part on the ...
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Page Edit ribbon is disabled in Edit mode, sharepoint online

I have created a custom masterpage inherited from Seatle, and then created custom masterpages. When I apply my custom pagelayout to the site and click on Side--> Edit to edit the pagelayout again or ...
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Get object of ribbon button in JavaScript

I am trying to access the ribbon button via JavaScript. Below is my code: // Get the page manager var ribbonPageMgr = SP.Ribbon.PageManager.get_instance(); // Get the ribbon var ribbon = ...
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Show error message when custom Ribbon button is disabled

I have a custom button added to SharePoint Ribbon. And there is EnabledScript attribute of the CommandUIHandler for the button. This attribute contains a javascript code to conditionally ...
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Add Rich Text to List View without changing ribbon context?

I have a few Lists and Libraries in my Sharepoint 2010 farm that I have added small instructions to. For example: This particular image is a calendar list view page of which I used the site actions ...
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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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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 ...