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

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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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Dynamically loading service items into hierarchical ribbon menu

I'm stuck on somethin I feel should be pretty straightforward, but I can't quite figure out how to get around it. I can't share my exact code right now as it's inaccessible at the moment, but it is ...
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Check if customAction exists

I customized my ribbon with customactions. These commands of the customactions call some cool Javascript functions from a file (ex. script.js). I include this file with: <CustomAction ...
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Custom List Definitions - Remove the standard create item menu option

I'm creating a custom list definition in SharePoint 2010 by following this article. It works well but I need to remove the default create list item option and only keep that for Bug Item. How can ...
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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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Ribbon Button Not Working In Home Page (Home.aspx) And Any Site Pages

I've created a "Hello World" ribbon button as per MSDN code sample: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff630938.aspx The "Hello World" ribbon button is working only in AllItems.aspx (i.e. In the ...
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Attach a Javascript function to an OOTB ribbon button

I want to attach a custom javascript function to the out of the box "Download a copy" ribbon button. This is to provide analytics for file downloads done through the ribbon button. I tried this ...
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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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Multiple Line of Text Columns, I am not able to do any formatting while using it with Publishing Layout Pages

I'm wondering if Multiple Line of Text Columns works with Publishing Layouts for Publishing Site or not? The problem is while adding them to a publishing layout page (either column set to be RichText ...
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Ribbon button - Move selected items into Document Set

How do I create a button on the ribbon and how do I move the selected item(s) from the list/library into a Document Set?
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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 ...
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hide ribbon menu for workflow

I want to hide the workflow button: Ribbon.List.Settings.ManageWorkflows Which scope should the feature have (web or site)? Now I try: <HideCustomAction Id="RemoveRibbonButton" ...
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Ribbon not available for list item in dynamically created XsltListViewWebPart

The situation is the following. I'm creating an XsltListViewWebPart during the Page LifeCycle which is added to the page Controls collection (or UserControl Controls collection). The ...
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Infopath Button missing in Ribbon for List

I am trying to follow some tutorials for customizing a list with InfoPath 2010. However, when I click on a list it appears I am missing the InfoPath button. I do have Infopath 2010 installed and can ...
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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 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 ribbon tab contents don't appear

Here is my custom ribbon tab definition: <CustomAction Id="CustomRibbonTab" Location="CommandUI.Ribbon"> <CommandUIExtension> ...
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Custom ribbon tab on all pages

I want to create my own Ribbon Tab that will appear on all kinds of pages. What should I do to register this CustomAction? There is not a location setting for this.
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Show Ribbon on every page?

I have done a custom tab and need to display it on every single page. But how? Ive tried with a delegate or feature control that adds an addition pageheader that runs some code getting the current ...
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deploying custom feature in sharepoint 2010

I have created a custom feature for adding a button in the SharePoint 2010 ribbon. If I click that button, I can open a show model dialog box which I have loaded a aspx file that contains file upload ...
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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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Trouble enabling custom ribbon with delegate control

I have a project with a number of custom ribbons: a couple are bound to contenttypes, some are activated through webparts and some are (sub)site-wide and are supposed to be activated by a delegate ...
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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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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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Sharepoint 2010: Custom “New Item” form - showing ribbon and binding events to ribbon buttons

We've created a custom New Item page for our list on our site in Sharepoint 2010 with this code: <asp:Content ID="Main" ContentPlaceHolderID="PlaceHolderMain" runat="server"> <table ...
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Why are some tabs doubling-up and my custom contextual tab not showing?

When I deploy this ribbon customization, I get the contextual out-of-the-box tab for calendars doubled (Events Calendar Events Calendar) and the custom one never shows. I have this code: ...
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Reducing space above the Ribbon

Does anyone know how to reduce the space above the ribbon in the standard SharePoint 2010 masterpage (see image below) There are a bunch of assorted classes and divs all over the place, but none seem ...
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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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Removing “Edit Item” from calendar ribbon in sharepoint 2010

I am facing trouble removing the "Edit Item" ribbon button from calendar DispForm.aspx. I have created a visual studio 2010 user control where i used the method ...
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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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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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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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Showing SharePoint ribbon tabs to anonymous users

I've asked this on other forums and gotten nowhere so I'm hoping you can help. I've created some custom ribbon tabs with buttons for site navigation. My issue is that although the ribbon buttons work ...
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Where is the location of custom GroupTemplate?

I am in the process creating the webpart associated ribbon following the example. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg552606.aspx I would like to create my own GroupTemplate. However it seams I ...
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How do I modify the ribbon for a Welcome Page or Page content type?

I'd like to add some custom actions for the pages on our site. These pages all have use the Page or Welcome Page Content Type. Thanks.
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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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Sharepoint 2010 only displaying an item in the ribbon if using IE

I am using some JavaScript that can only be used in IE. Is there a way to hide my custom ribbon button if not in IE? Or only display it if it is IE.
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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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Multiple values of RegistrationId attribute in CustomAction tag

I wonder is there any ability to set not only one but multiple values of RegistrationId in CustomAction tag. I have an elements.xml entry like this: <CustomAction ...
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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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Problems with customizing Ribbon for webparts with “Summary Toolbar”

I have a problem with customizing Ribbon for webparts with "Summary Toolbar". I add the button through CAML code. (Generated by SPSF, but shouldn't matter) My buttons shows up when viewing the list ...
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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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Select the ListView Web Part Automatically on AllItems.aspx

In SharePoint 2010, if you have more than one web part on a web part page, the ribbon disappears because SharePoint doesn't know which web part to display the ribbon for (this is by design because if ...
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Remove Attach file button from Ribbon

Can anyone offer advice please as to how i can remove the 'attach file' menu button form the ribbon only on a specific library? It is on the default new + edit forms that are loaded ... It needs to ...
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Is it possible to call any standard ribbon action from .NET?

We are building an ASP.NET MVC UI to sit on top of SharePoint 2010. One of the questions that has cropped up is how difficult/easy it will be to re-create buttons to do standard SharePoint 2010 ...
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Hide 'Connect To Outlook' button from Calendar Tab Ribbon (SharePoint 2010)

How can I, via a feature, hide the 'Connect To Outlook' button from the 'Connect & Export' group in the 'Calendar' tab when I view a calendar on a SharePoint 2010 site? I have tried several ...
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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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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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How do I hide the “Datasheet view” option in a list?

How do I hide the "Datasheet view" option (under "View Format") in a list's ribbon menu?
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Is it possible to launch local application (exe) from Ribbon control?

I would like to launch an exe from the users local system (assuming the exe exists locally) from a SharePoint ribbon control. Is this something that is possible to do? If it is, how do I do this. If I ...