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

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Override Ribbon Save Button functionality for a specific page layout?

Is there a way to override Ribbon Save Button functionality in publishing page of specific page layout? My intention is not to override it for all publishing pages but to limit it to specific page ...
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Is there any alternative UI for sharepoint Ribbon Control to minimise height?

Sharepoint Ribbon bar is occupying more height space in our application and the business users want this to be avoided somehow. Can anyone suggest any other alternative UI to minimise the Ribbon ...
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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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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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Missing Edit Options in SharePoint MySite Ribbon

I am trying to do some heavy customisation to a SharePoint 2010 MySite. I have hit a bug with the SharePoint ribbon editing tools disapearing. When I reset the default mysite.master as masterpage and ...
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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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Remove button from Ribbon in a specific toolbar

I need to remove 'Upload Document' button from the Ribbon on a Document Set library, with the toolbar set to "None". I can successfully remove it from the Full Toolbar (which is the default one) ...
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How do I add a theme font to a ribbon?

I have Arial and Verdana as Theme Font. I want to add Tahoma to the Theme Fonts as well. How do I add a theme font to the ribbon?
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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the property or field has not been initialized. It has not been requested or the request has not been executed. It may need to be explicitly requested

The below question was based on this article: http://www.learningsharepoint.com/2011/09/10/get-all-folders-using-ecmascriptjavascript-client-object-model-sharepoint-2010/ I think the author there ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to show Ribbon in listviewbyquery webpart?

I created a custom page in SharePoint that uses standard master page. On the page I am using a listviewbyquery control, but i cannot find how to enable ribbon options for the list. How do I enable ...
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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 ...
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Make dropdownlist on ribbon visible only on wikipages library

I am following this tutorial. http://www.wictorwilen.se/Post/Creating-a-SharePoint-2010-Ribbon-extension-part-1.aspx However I need that the dropdownlist can only be seen in wiki pages library. I ...
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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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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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Sharepoint Ribbon for view item form going full option

I have a view item form which contains a custom WebPart for displaying that item. I have no issue with that but the ribbon for the display form looks weird: It contains lots of options that don't ...
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Adding custom button to ribbon - Button doesn't get displayed

I'm trying to add a custom button to a SP2010 ribbon in the DisplayFormToolbar for a list item. The list is external, although I don't think that matters but still... This is my custom action ...
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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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Show custom action in ribbon for only one list

Does anyone knows how to show a custom action in the ribbon for only one list? At this moment I've got multiple custom lists, but my button is added on all of them. I only want to show it on one ...
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Overriding controls behavior in the Ribbon

Is there any way to override the standard behavior (javascript) of Ribbon controls? For example, I need the Color selector populate not all the colors available, but a restricted subset of them. In ...
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Trouble adding a button to the ListItem Ribbon

I'm very new to to sharepoint and found a tutorial to allow me to create a custom action in order to place a button on the ribbon. I'm trying to use that to add a button to a list view but It isn't ...
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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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What function is called when the Check in button is clicked

Which function is called when you click on the "Check In" button of a page? I am referring to the button that opens the following modal dialog window. It does not reference a page (already checked ...
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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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Ribbon fails: Ribbon <Tab> node must have a <Scaling> subnode

I am in big trouble. I have created two ribbons and both doesn't work. I allways get the following failure message: System.ArgumentException: Ribbon <Tab> node must have a <Scaling> ...
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Change Current View Without Extra Click to Ribbon List Tab (Sharepoint 2010)

In sharepoint 2007, when you were looking at a list there was already a default drop down box to change the list view. Now that we have upgraded to Sharepoint 2010, we have noticed that this drop ...
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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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How do I make a custom publish button for a page and make it do the same as the ribbon publish button?

How do I make a custom publish button for a page and make it do the same as the ribbon publish button? We have a request from the customer to make a simple page that should have a custom publish ...
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Custom tab on contenttype not working in webpart

I've created a custom ribbon tab that shows for a specific contenttype like this: <CustomAction Id="IncomingDocumentTab" Location="CommandUI.Ribbon" ...
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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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Field types error when ribbon is shown

We upgraded our MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 yesterday. Everything seemed fine until I chose Show Ribbon from the site menu. Now I get an error like this: "One or more field types are not installed ...
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How To: Ribbon Options Language & their ToolTip Text Language = Same Site's Language?

I have SPS 2010 Intranet site for a global company where each country has its own site. Of course, Each country's site has its own language (All SharePoint 2010 Language Packs are installed). ...
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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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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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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" ...