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

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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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I want to hide the SharePoint Ribbon Tabs (Browse, Page, etc) on my homepage based on permissions and such that they are stripped/trimmed when hidden

I am trying to hide the SharePoint Ribbon Tabs based on a users permissions. I know that I can use the SPSecurityTrimmedControl to do this but I need to wrap it around just the tabs and not the whole ...
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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 xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft....
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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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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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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 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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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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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 xmlns="http://schemas....
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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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I have issue with SPO – Ribbon Custom Action

In “ribbon custom action” in SharePoint Online I want to invoke JavaScript code direct once click on the ribbon button rather than redirect to any aspx page (~appWebUrl/Pages/Default.aspx). But ...
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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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Hide ribbon button of SP by permission

I have a sharepoint standard view , i want to hide "export excel" ribbon button by permission Ex: i have 2 custom site permssison (A and B), and i want to hide "export excel" ribbon button with user ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 Custom Ribbon Action inside Custom Group

I am trying to make a Custom Ribbon Action within Visual Studio. This works perfectly fine but I would like the Custom Action to reside in a custom group. I've seen lots of helpful(ish) threads/videos ...
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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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How can I add a custom action to the Ribbon in the Site Pages Page Actions group in SharePoint 2013?

I'm trying to create a Ribbon custom action for SharePoint 2013 in Site Pages ->Page->Page Actions. Of successfully manage to create one for Documents->Files->Manage with Visual Studio features but I ...
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Suppress Ribbon Menu Auto Expanding

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. I'...
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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" RegistrationId="...
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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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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 = "listform.aspx?PageType=0&...
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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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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 "...