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

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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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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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How to make top ribbon visible on all accounts - My Sites

So I've spent a lot of time customizing the look and feel of My Sites using feature stapling but I had been checking the changes using the Administrator account...now I logged in as a test user with ...
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Display Warning Message at Click Event of Cancel Button of Ribbon

I want to display a warning message whenever user clicks the Cancel button on the ribbon of EditForm.aspx OR Hide/Remove the Cancel button from the Ribbon. Both solutions are most welcome.
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How to determine why custom ribbon tab does not appear with page component?

I've defined custom tab with buttons in elements.xml which shows only on document libraries (RegistrationType="List", RegistrationId="101"). When I use CommandUIHandler for javascript, custom tab ...
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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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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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How to add a button at Page tab ribbon at publishing page?

Can you please help me in order to add a button at Page tab in publishing page. I am able to add the button in the documents library but I am not able to add the button at Page tab. Here is the XML ...
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Custom SharePoint 2010 ribbon button based on Insert Link

I'm in the process of implementing a custom tab, group and button for the SharePoint 2010 ribbon. The button is to behave almost identically to the standard Editing Tools>Insert>Link button, except ...
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SharePoint 2010 Ribbon on Application pages

I'm trying to create a SharePoint 2010 application page (AKA layout page) to display some information and allow users to perform some custom functionality. I need to display custom ribbon tab for the ...
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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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Adding functionality to Ribbon

In SharePoint 2010 when adding a link to a site/page I am able to set a number of properties. I'd like to be able to add a "no-follow" attribute so that users can easily select whether the link ...
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How do I remove default Text Styles from the ribbon?

I want to prevent our users from using the built in text styles. How do I hide or remove them from the ribbon?
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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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Sharepoint change ribbens icons image

In SharePoint 2010 there is an image called formatmap32x32.png which holds all the icon image for the ribbon. I am building a masterpage and almost done with. The only thing missing is how to change ...
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Middle mouse button click + scroll also scrolls the ribbon

Using Google Chrome I'm struggling with an issue which scrolls also the top ribbon of the SharePoint 2013 page. This happens when a page is scrolled to the bottom of the page by clicking the middle ...
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Custom Ribbon Logos Not Showing SharePoint Online

I have built an application that is working great. However, I'm trying to use logos on these custom actions which are targeted towards document libraries and show up in the Library and Files Tab. ...
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How to: Hide the Ribbon in SharePoint 2010 Publishing Sites

How to hide the Ribbon in SharePoint 2010 Publising site when the site is extended and map the to the public url. When site is accessed on the public url site is asking the windows login ...
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Custom Action to Print multiple list items

A client has requested to print every selected list item (and its attachments) with one button click. How can this be achieved? Can I add a custom action in the ribbon that detects every list item ...
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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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Custom CSS Heading Styles in SharePoint Ribbon?

I have custom heading styles (h1,h2,h3) displaying in the SharePoint Ribbon to choose from on the front-end. SharePoint picks up on this from my css file. Is it possible to get this in the back-end as ...
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Sharepoint List & Export to excel sheet

I read that we can store list items limitation for sharepoint 2010 is 30 million . Is this true ? If yes , then can i have 25 million records in sharepoint list , and use "export to excel sheet" and ...
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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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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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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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Button to Show/Toggle Sharepoint Ribbon

I would like to add a button to a webpart we have already created that increases usability for our document libraries. I would like this button, when clicked to toggle the standard ribbon that is ...
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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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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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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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Custom action or a specific list in SP 2007

I have a question regarding the custom action, basically I would like to create a custom action in ribbon for only ONE SharePoint list, this list already exist and i cannot and i dont want to modify ...
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Custom Ribbon button in Calendar event edit form SP2013

I am trying to define a ribbon button that appears in the calendar new event and/or modify event form using Visual Studio. I am perfectly able to have a ribbon button appear in the list view and ...
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Hide Browse & Page tabs ribbon with SPSecurityStrippedControl

I would like to hide both the Browse & Page tabs in the SharePoint 2010 ribbon. As I hid other controls in my master page with SPSecurityTrimmedControl I am having difficulties hiding those tabs ...
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How to remove/change JavaScript code from sp.ribbon.js?

I use This link for created a ribbon on my web part. I run the solution and it is OK. but when i change the JavaScript code it is run the old code. I remove the JavaScript code in solution and add ...
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How to add a button at Page tab ribbon when add webpart?

I have a webpart with custom setting. I add 2 property to webpart setting. I want add button to Page tab ribbon when webpart added to page and value set for the property. It is possible that add a ...
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Custom Ribbon Button on Custom List (created in VS)

I've created a custom document library which is defined through a Visual Studio solution. I also have ribbon customizations which add buttons. My problem is that these buttons do not display on the ...
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Possible to have a SPRibbonPostbackCommand and SPRibbonCommand at the same time?

I'm happily using SPRibbonPostBackCommand to a custom save button. It generates a Postback and everything is fine and dandy. Previously to generating a Postback I would like to make one Javascript ...
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How to apply a Ribbon to a custom List Definition

I have a custom list definition defined as follow: <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <!-- Do not change the value of the Name attribute below. If it does not match ...
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SharePoint 2010 Ribbon Customization (Copy/Paste List Item Properties)

I have a requirement to copy and paste only the properties of a document library item. There must be two button on the Edit-Form.aspx ribbon that allows me to copy and paste only the properties. I ...
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RTE markup and Page Layout javascript error

Okay, so I have been running into this issue way too often now and it's starting to really irritate me and I have no idea what triggers these errors. I have made a custom masterpage for my SharePoint ...
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Could not load type 'xxx

I get this error in the log. Its a custom ribbon button that opens a dialog with a custom application page. I checked the 14 hive and the aspx is there. So, i dont know what else to check Medium ...
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custom actions are not visible

I have a custom action for the menu, but I can not see it. 1. I am site collection admin 2. I checked the feature and its there 3. I checked the package and is there 4. I checked the 14 hive and ...
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Problem creating a Custom Ribbon Action to Order Lists

I attempted to create my first Custom Ribbon action to allow users to sort list items. But I failed miserably. the Action wont show in my ribbon at all and I am having trouble finding out what is ...
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Disable ribbon button if one folder is selected

This script works but only for one selected item EnabledScript="javascript: var items = SP.ListOperation.Selection.getSelectedItems(); (items.length == 1 ...
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Dropdown in ribbon is not visible - TemplateAlias problem?

I have the following code, the button is shown but the dropdownlist is not visible. I think the problem is with templatealias, but I dont understand very well how this thing works
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populate dropdown in ribbon with folders from a specific site pages library only

I already have created a dropdownlist in the ribbon, however I need to fill it with the folders inside the Site pages library for example. I tried, but I didnt find any article or blog about it. ...
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Sharepoint Ribbon for view item form going full option

I have a view item form which contains a custom WebPart for displaying that item. I have no issue with that but the ribbon for the display form looks weird: It contains lots of options that don't ...
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Not able to edit sharepoint page

I have been given the task to place a link on a sharepoint page that has been develped by someone else. I have full control permission in the site.When I try to edit the page all options are grayed ...
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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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How to check if current folder in document library has child items via JavaScript client object model?

I have a custom button on ribbon, which performs some action with current folder (download folder content as zip package). I want to disable this button in case if current folder doesn't contain any ...
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How to take screen shot of sharepoint site programmically

Currently i have created a custom button in my sharepoint ribbon bar and i need a code for taking screen shot of the page when the custom button is clicked. since there is login credential i cannot ...