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

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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 ...
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Unable to add button to a custom list

I'm trying to add button to a custom list. It seems impossible to me, below is my button definition from elements.xml <CustomAction Id="CopyTasksButton2" Location="CommandUI.Ribbon" ...
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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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Asynchronous postbacks from ribbon controls

I am customizing the ribbon for my share point site to include tabs,controls that are relevant to my application. I am performing the customization by getting hold of an instance of SPRibbon on a ...
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Infopath Browser form Ribbon modification

How we can customize sharepoint 2010 form server ribbon buttons? I found 'Ribbon.Tabs.InfoPathHomeTab' in page source but it seems that we can't add ribbon button to this location
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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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Is there a way to nest buttons on a custom ribbon split button or flyout?

Is there a way to nest controls/buttons under a ribbon split button or flyout? I have a problem where I need to give some hierarchical representation to the menu items. For example: [category 1] ...
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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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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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How to disable a ribbon button when a folder is selected

I have added a new button to the SharePoint ribbon for document libraries. This all works well and the button is enabled / disabled depending on the number of items selected... fine! I want to ...
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Buttons Disabled In Ribbon When Id in QueryString for SharePoint 2010

In SharePoint 2010 I'm getting a strange behavior. I have a custom content page with some custom web parts and some XsltListViewWebParts. I'm identifying a single entity by passing its id through ...
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Adding a ribbon button using the object model

I'm trying to register a custom action on a site collection that adds a button to the SharePoint ribbon. I want to do this using the object model and not declaratively in XML. Does anyone know of this ...
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New markup style in ribbon

I'm able to add a markup style to ribbon by creating a new class like div.ms-rteElement-mkg-div { -ms-name: "New markup"; } This works well, but what if I want to add a new class, and maybe insert a ...
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How do I get the full folder path of a selected list via the Ribbon and Client Side Script? [closed]

What I want to achieve is something similar to this OOB method: SP.ListOperation.Selection.getSelectedList() But this method only returns the GUID of the selected list. I would like to get the ...
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Place a Ribbon on a Root Site

I have created a Ribbon following an example. However, the only examples I can find place the Ribbon on a document list. I suspect that a change is needed here: Location="CommandUI.Ribbon" ...
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Enabling a Button on the Ribbon Based on Selection

How can I change EnabledScript asynchronously? I need this, because EnabledScript depended in my case on some item fields, but I can read them only in async way: var itemId = ...
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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 ...