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

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Setting the ribbon to default Browse instead of Edit

How do I set the ribbon to default Browse mode instead of default to Edit mode? It is annoying to see the item details in view mode all the time and then click Browse to remove it...
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Load List Item Ribbon tab on page load when using Page in Pages Library

My question is a little bit different than the other missing / loading ribbon questions and I'll explain why. In order to properly style my application, I've created a page in the Pages Library and ...
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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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How to change the default font face and size in the text editor of the ribbon

Is it possible to change the default font face and size in the SharePoint 2010 Rich Text Editor Ribbon control? If so how? Note: I need this to work throughout SharePoint, not just when changing ...
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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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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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Show Ribbon always to Visitors

Is there any way to show Ribbon for visitors, in all pages, by default? Normal Page View for Visitors: (No Ribbon) Normal Page for Editors: I am looking for a solution to display the ribbon for ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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SharePoint interact with Rich HTML editor using javascript

Is there any way to manipulate the editor content by using JavaScript? My ultimate goal is to allow user to click a button on ribbon bar, and JS will help to insert some predefined template html into ...
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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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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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Hiding buttons of the Ribbon Bar

Is it possible to hide specific buttons of the SharePoint 2010 Ribbon Bar based on the user's permission on publishing pages? For example, we need to hide the font dropdown and under the Insert tab, ...
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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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Ribbon buttons are greyed out when using a custom form template

So I've created a custom form template based on the default ListForm (haven't changed much there, basically just the title), I've set up a custom content type and I've added that to a Tasks list. When ...
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In SharePoint how to display custom ribbon button to particular lists only?

I am having four external list "List1", "List2", "List3", "List4". I have added a custom ribbon button Like: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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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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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 ...
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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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Ribbon Custom action for creating new page

I would like to create a new Ribbon Custom action for creating new page, because I want to have more control on creating new page. I have created a SharePoint hosted app and added new ribbon custom ...
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Selected value in ribbon DropDown/ComboBox is not displayed

When I select one of the values in my DropDown (or ComboBox, tried both), the event gets triggered correctly, but the selected item is not shown when the DropDown is closed (the box stays empty). I ...
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Adding Custom Image Styles to the Ribbon

I use the following Editor Control, with the PrefixStyleSheet "el-" for my custom styles: <PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField FieldName="f55c4d88-1f2e-4ad9-aaa8-819af4ee7ee8" ...
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Hiding “half” of the New button in the SharePoint ribbon

I built a calendar with multiple content types. What I'm basically trying to achieve here is to force a user to choose from those content types when creating a new item instead of defaulting to the ...
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Blog - how to avoid List Tools in ribbon when clicking on text

I have created a custom blog with the publishing feature enabled. When I am logged on with a normal user (with no admin rights) and click on a text or an image, "List Tools" appeares in the ribbon, ...
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SharePoint 2010 Ribbon in MOSS 2007

I wonder if any of you might have any experience/suggestions/ideas in how to implement a ribbon control in MOSS 2007, that is identical to the version available in SP 2010
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Unable to use the ribbon “Download a Copy” when multiple documents are selected

Several users reported that the ribbon button gets grayed out as soon as they select multiple documents to download from a document library. The feature works fine if you select a single document and ...
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Strange issue with SharePoint 2010 'Ribbon' Tabs

I am running SharePoint Server 2010 Beta on Windows Server 2008 R2 as a standalone installation. I have a wierd problem that only seems to occur on the team site template, sites based on other ...
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How can I add button to ribbon that visible only for specific content type?

I have document library and i want to add button that will be visible only for my content type: <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <!-- Parent ContentType: ...
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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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Custom Ribbon command greyed out in IE8

I have created a simple Ribbon command that hides the header, footer, and ribbon via jQuery. It then calls window.print() and unhides the previously hidden divs. It works great on my development ...