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

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Sharepoint Ribbon: Circumventing Context sensitivity

First of all, I've asked this same question on StackOverflow. I don't know if questions asked there are visited by users here and vice-versa, so in hopes that my question gets the most exposure, I'm ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Item Display Form showing View + Page tab in Ribbon while other pages have only View

I have a list with a display form for which I have specified a different rendering WebPart: DataFormWebPart as opposed to the default ListFormWebPart. This caused some issues with the Ribbon. I ...
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Customizing richtextbox from formfield

This applies to SharePoint 2010. I have a requirement where users can only use a very specific set of "styles" when creating their content for SharePoint lists. As the "styles" ribbon button does not ...
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Custom ribbon action (office 365)

I've created a custom list and added on that list a custom action in the ribbon. Before I created a calendar view on this list, I could see the button in the ribbon, now I can't. Does anyone know what ...
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Custom actions migration from SP 2007 to 2010

I have custom action defined in my SharePoint 2007 feature. It adds new item to document library menu. <CustomAction Id="UserInterfaceLightUp.MobiusDiscretionaryArchivingLibMenu" ...
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Disable or hide delete button on condition

I have a list called Tenders. I need to make sure that when Tender status field is set to "open" no one can delete it. Ideally would be if I won't see options in ecb and ribbon. It is not connected to ...
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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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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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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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How to enable localization for Custom Action on Ribbon?

I need to make my custom solution for SharePoint 2010 multilingual, I have a Elements.xml file where all my ribbons controls are described but how can in reference to .resx from there and how can i be ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 ribbons disappears when customizing EditForm.aspx

When opening/editing a list item, the default ribbons (delete, version history, etc) appear at the top. However when I customize the EditForm.aspx and replace the default webpart with custom content, ...
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Ribbon javascript function reference

I was wondering whether there is somekind of reference available with the javascript methods called for each of the buttons in the ribbon. Question behind the question: I want to make a button on a ...
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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 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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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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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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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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Ribbon button and client object model code

My question is regarding the button on the ribbon and client object model code. I'm not sure how to do it: So i have a button here: <CustomAction Id="NewButton" Location="CommandUI.Ribbon" ...
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How to get List Name from JS Object Model - List Name from URL problem

I'm trying to connect Ribbon to Pages.. This works, javascript get what I need and pass as parameter to my page.. I pass the URL and the SelectedItemsID.. I'm facing a problem: If I had a List ...
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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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Remove the ribbon on add new item

On the "Add new item" option on a list, the new form page has a ribbon attached: I want to edit this page into a custom one with more different types of "Save" buttons. Before I start cranking at ...
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SharePoint 2010 - enable custom ribbon button only if user has permission to edit selected item

I have a custom action in a ribbon, and I need to enable the button only if current user has permission to edit the item (Contribute role). The action is defined in a document library, the way it ...
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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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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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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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Sharepoint Post-Upgrade Permissions Issue

I recently Migrated web front end and database server of wss 3.0 single farm to sp2010 foundation. Farm Migration and upgrade went well, Then i restored content db from older server and upgraded the ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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Create a Ribbon for one list only and change it depending on a value

So, I created a custom list named "Events" and one named "attendees" for an event-management-solution (lets call it attendee training) in a site-collection at my SP2010 Server. My Problem: I want to ...
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Custom ribbon button on 'Edit Properties' dialog box ribbon?

In a nutshell - I would like a button somewhere on the ribbon (custom action?) that, when clicked, will form a string which includes the current web's ID and the list item ID. How do I go about ...
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Select a ribbon tab Ribbon.read with a button

My question is simple: How do I select a ribbon.read with javascript? For example i have a different tab selected but clicking on the button i would like to select Ribbon.read ... any adivces? ...
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Untrimming trimmed ribbon control

My question is straight forward, how do i programmatically untrim the trimmed control on the Ribbon? So if this happens: SPRibbon current = SPRibbon.GetCurrent(this.Page); if (current ...
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Hide “Upload Document” button via XML?

I'm trying to hide the "Upload Document" button (including the Upload Document and Upload Multiple Documents submenu). I've tried the following XML, but I can't get it to work: <CustomAction ...
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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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Adding a button to the ribbon of a publishing page

What is te CommandUIDefinition Location for adding a button to the Page Actions section of a publishing page? I looked on this page but I could only find Web Part Pages and Wiki Pages.
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Setting the default ribbon tab to a custom tab in SharePoint 2010?

Ok - So I have a shared documents library - and like many posts before me I would like to make the default tab on the ribbon a custom tab that I have made. Can someone tell me how to edit the URL ...
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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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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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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 ...