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

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Ribbon button using autohosted app doesn't show up

I have created Empty Element in an autohosted App and tried this code for element.xml then uploaded & deployed it to Office 365 but nothing happened, Is there another step I should take? ...
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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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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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Trouble implementing a custom MRUSplitButton in the ribbon

In a publishing site, I would like to extend the ribbon to quickly set/unset a specific audience. Basically, the user should be able , with a single click, to add or remove a specific audience (the ...
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Open with Access - this control is currently disabled

I am trying to fix "Open with Access" button being grayed out on a list. It just says "This control is currently disabled" I am using IE9 32 bit with Office 2010 32bit (SP2) Steps I have tried: ...
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'Publish' ribbon tab missing on Web Part Page

In a SharePoint 2013 environment, I have a 'Site Pages' library with 2 content types: Wiki Page and Web Part Page. I have enabled minor versioning in the library. When I open a Wiki Page, there's a ...
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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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Is there an easy way to show the Library Ribbon on a custom list in Sharepoint 2013?

The title says it all. My user need some of the functions on the built-in Library ribbon on the list ribbon for a custom list. Is there a simple way to just show the library ribbon on another list?
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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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How to add a “Actions List” in a Sharepoint Pop Up?

I have a PopUp opened by SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog that contains a form, and I want it has some actions like a normal edit pop up (View Snapshot). The pop ups content comes from a ...
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Can custom ribbon buttons be active regardless of the context?

We have a custom ribbon tab for an Office 365 environment. The buttons on the ribbon are always inactive until the user selects a document library. Is it possible to define the custom ribbon tab so ...
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How can we create new options in SharePoint doc library ribbon?

We are using SharePoint 2013 for intranet portal. Not apps. We have a document library with documents. On clicking the document library we can see the list of documents. I want to place a clickable ...
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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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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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Lists Definition, View toolbar type = none

in my list schema definition, in the allItems view I added the element: <Toolbar Type="None" /> But I still see the toolbar in the view page. (I can add list items, and new views). I would ...
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how to enable like it and tags & notes in sharepoint 2010

my sharepoint site doesn't have i like it and tags & notes. i am already active Sharepoint Feature on Central Administrator "Social Tags and Note Board Ribbon Controls" but still not appear.. my ...
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SharePoint Ribbon TrimById not found

I want to hide some parts of my ribbons. I'm working with SharePoint 2013 I created a WebPart: SPRibbon ribbon = SPRibbon.GetCurrent(this.Page); if (ribbon != null) { ...
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How do I enable a greyed out datasheet button?

On my list the datasheet button is greyed out. How do I go about enabling it?
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“Discard a check-out” Option in Ribbon disabled

We have a problem with the "Discard a check-out" option in ribbon. The user checks out a page and without editing anything in the page, wants to discard the page by clicking the button which is ...
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Problem with Sharepoint Ribbon

I have a problem with Ribbon on a site, it looks like image below. This view appear in all ribbons in the site. Note: I didn't edit anything in the site How can I fix this problem?
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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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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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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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Disable (Not Hide) Ribbon Button Server Side

If you use the SPRibbon.TrimById() method on a specific button, it hides the button from the UI, which is okay. However in my case I think it would be nicer to simply disable the button and leave it ...
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Double click on ribbon save button

When a user add a new list item in a list, if he performs a double click on the ribbon's save button he founds that 2 list items have been inserted. How can I prevent this behaviour?
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Custom Ribbon Actions/Commands for SharePoint 2013 HTML Editor

I would like to provide more ribbon options to content editors than are available out-of-the-box in a SharePoint 2013 publishing site. For example, I would like to allow editors to select a HTML ...
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Sharepoint 2013 ribbon button call external machine Windows Authentication

For a sharepoint 2013 application I need to create a custom button in the ribbon. When the button is pressed a request will be send to a service on another machine (WebAPI or WCF, I will create this ...
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Changing style of top bar

I'm trying to brand the ribbon/title bar of a site but cannot find options outside of the default themes provided. Was this removed in 2013?
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How to edit sharepoint 2010 foundation popup dialog menu bar?

How to edit sharepoint 2010 foundation modal window menu bar? e.g. hide "Edit Item" or "Disconfirm" button.
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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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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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Features visibility with web scope

in our company we have SharePoint 2010 solution, which contains many Features for customizing standard SP Ribbon. The main reason why: we need specific functionality for other lists. So we are ...
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Deploying Ribbon Button Across all sites in a site collection

I have created a custom ribbon button using SharePoint designer 2010 for a library in a site and have associated a workflow to it. How to extend this functionality to all the sites in a site ...
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Need help in adding Custom Action to Custom Button!

I am adding a custom button to SP Ribbon with exactly same functionality as OOTB "Save and Close" button. I am trying to add it though custom action but other solutions are welcome as well. My ...
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Ribbon Bar - Disable Save - Enable Edit

I'm using an infopath browser enabled form in our sharepoint 2010 list. Is there a way to systematically or programmatically hide or disable certain buttons of my choosing in the ribbon bar? I would ...
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Is there a better way to edit Elements.xml while creating a custom ribbon?

I am creating my own custom ribbon button using this article as reference. My code in the file Elements.xml goes something like this: <CommandUIHandler Command="NewRibbonButtonCommand" ...
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On default.aspx, how can I properly control the Ribbon with OOB webparts?

In a team site, I have put two DataFormWebPart (in new mode) that allow users to directly push data to two SP lists. The two webpart are saving data as expected, but the ribbon is weird when having ...
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Hide Ribbon button for specific content type

I want to remove ribbon entry for one the content type. OOTB if you add any content type it will create a button entry in "New Document" Ribbon. I don't want this entry for one specific content type. ...
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Hide ribbon except attach file

I would like to know whether there is any way to hide ribbon except attach file icon. I have tried this document.getElementById("s4-ribbonrow").style.display = "none"; but this will hide the whole ...
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'E-Mail a Link' Ribbon Button generates a wrong URL on Grouped Views

When a Grouped View is defined in a List View Web Part, the OOB Ribbon Button 'Email a link' on a List/Library Context Tab, generates an incomplete URL (only Web Application URL) Override the Ribbon ...
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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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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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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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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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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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the property or field has not been initialized. It has not been requested or the request has not been executed. It may need to be explicitly requested

The below question was based on this article: http://www.learningsharepoint.com/2011/09/10/get-all-folders-using-ecmascriptjavascript-client-object-model-sharepoint-2010/ I think the author there ...
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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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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 ...