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

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Ribbon disappears randomly and cannot open site in SP Designer

We've been running our SharePoint site (public facing, publishing with workflow site) for a few months, but recently we've found that randomly the editing ribbon will disappears for all users who are ...
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Text Formatting discussion board when Ribbon is hidden

I'm working on a new area of my public facing SharePoint 2010 site (i.e. using Publishing templates), that will include an ootb Discussion Board. The site is for our customers, who all have read ...
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automatically show ribbon on publishing site

I have a custom publishing site (custom masterpage and custom site definition). I want ribbon automatically be shown on new sites. So the users don't have to enable it through Site Settings: So it ...
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How to insert selected items after Ribbon Click

I have a code (following http://makarandrkulkarni.blogspot.it/2010/01/new-one.html). I have a custom WebControl which receives a postback and react with server side code. Thanks to Javascript I can ...
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Use SP OOB Ribbon Buttons in a own Custom Ribbon Tab

I want to import some OOB Buttons to my custom ribbon tab, following this link steps I was able to show exactly the buttons as it should, however, the commands and tooltips are not working and every ...
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SPRibbon Button Unique Button Commands

I basically have a WP with its own custom Ribbon Buttons and Commands. The command's are hard-coded inside the the Elements.xml. However, the webpart basically breaks once you add another "same ...
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Location of Ribbon XML for List View

I'm looking for the location of SharePoint ribbon XML for List Views. I'm just curious to see how Microsoft has coded it. However, I don't know the location of the xml file. Could someone put me in ...
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Show Ribbon Button on all types of Lists

I want my custom ribbon button to show in all list views. I found this example: How do you create a Ribbon Button custom action that will appear on all kinds of lists However, this also shows the ...
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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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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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Why can I not stop personalizing?

When I "Personalize this Page", I don't seem to have a way to "Stop Editing". I'd expect such a button under the "Page" of the ribbon, but it's not there. What can cause this?
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Add button to Ribbon.PublishTab.Publishing

This question is for anyone who wants to add a custom button to the Ribbon under the WikiPage or PublishTab tabs. The methods out there for adding a button that is associated with a list or library or ...
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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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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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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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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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Show ribbon for a single default webpart on page with multiple webparts

I have a webpart page with two webparts. One is a calendar and the other is a hidden content query webpart that references a file that is used to style (apply color coding) to the calendar entries. ...
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Show Library items in a ribbon when a document library is opened

When a user navigates to a Document library the ribbon shows up, but by default the "Browse" section/button is selected in the button. Is there a way to change this selection to the "Library" option ...
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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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Custom Action for a custom Content Type's display form

I have a custom action that I'd want to add to my custom display form of my custom content type My custom action is: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Rich text - add additional insert types to ribbon

We have a requirement to insert new types of custom objects (for the sake of discussion, let's say a video) into the rich text area: How do we customize this part of the ribbon for the Rich Text ...
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Enable “Change Item Order” button on ribbon

I have a page that I'm provisioning in Visual Studio 2010 through a module. In my elements.xml I have a <File> element with a <View> element underneath like this: <File ...
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SharePoint RTE: How to attach to mousedown events (like bold, italic does)

When clicking on bold text in the RTE (rich text editor), magically the ribbon button for bold: get's activated. The same happens for the other format option buttons you can see on the screenshot. I ...
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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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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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Explorer view workaround for users without office 2010/ Ribbon customization

We have too many users without office 2010. According to what I read in these 2 blogs, Explorer view will not work in these machines ...
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Best way to initialize an Contextual Tab?

I've a custom contextual ribbon tab element and I'm initializing it throw the following code on a webcontrol hosted on the masterpage: protected override void OnPreRender(EventArgs e) { ...
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Customize a Delegate Control in SharePoint 2010

I created a simple project to Customize a Delegate Control in SharePoint 2010 such as in msdn article (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms470880.aspx). Source code: Class: using System; using ...
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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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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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Buttons not appearing in custom ribbon group

I'm trying to add a new group to the list form display ribbon that contains a few buttons. The group is created but it's blank. Here's the Elements.xml that defines the CustomAction: <?xml ...
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Show standard Sharepoint Ribbon in a custom list form

I developed in VS 2010 a custom list form and I want to use the "standard" Sharepoint Ribbon, ie, the same Ribbon used in all list forms withe the same buttons. It's possible do this? Any help will ...
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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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Enable style button on ribbon in SP 2010 edit list form

I am trying to add custom styles to a wysiwyg editor field in a SharePoint list. I have tried adding in the prefix .ms-rteStyle-xxxxx (xxxxx being the style name). This still doesnt seem to get ...
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SharePoint Ribbon Loading endlessly

i'm a beginner of SharePoint.I'm using 2010version. Here i'm facing a problem that the ribbon of my root site is loading endlessly. I could not use the options like page, Edit,site action etc.. but ...
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Same custom button on 2 totaly different lists

Is it possible to have just the same custom button, show on 2 totaly different lits? Because when i use the same type for the lists TemplateType="10777" then the list have the same fields. So i need ...
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Tricky error in dialogbox styling

This question is related to this: Customize Sharepoint 2010 Ribbon in Dialog ONLY I did what suggested there and it works fine, but with a small problem shown on the screenshot below. My Ribbon html ...
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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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Show Ribbon in modal dialogs

In the current project, they applied some branding, and for some reason the ribbon is hidden in modal dialogs like when creating a discussion board, task or any list item. I cant find how they hide ...
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Expected ; on javascript

I got the following code in my elements.xml, but I cant find the error. My ribbon is broken, the error says, expected;. But I see no error, yet, maybe fresh eyes can see it. See the EnabledScript ...
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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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Custom Ribbon Button doesn't show on subsites

I've successfully added a custom ribbon button to my site and everything shows up as expected. However, when I go to a sub site, my custom ribbon button doesn't show up. How can I get my button to ...
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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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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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Make a group in tab without title

Is it possible to make a group in ribbon without title? When I added a group with setting "Title" attribute to empty (""), the space usually display group title has disappeared. Hope someone helps ...
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Get current web url in a SPRibbon Custom Action Command

I've a SPRibbon custom action with the purpose of open an custom app page in a modal dialog, but I'm getting troubles for getting the current web URL, as well, set a reference for a .js with the right ...
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Customize Sharepoint 2010 Ribbon in Dialog ONLY

In the screenshoot below I pasted the Dialog of the NEW ITEM on top of our website. The ribbon bar selected in red, we want to change it, but it should be different to the ribbon bar in the normal ...
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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 ...