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 cannot find the location in the Elements.xml to put the definition. I tried inside

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Location for ribbon group templates is Ribbon.Templates._children. For example:

<CustomAction Id="MyRibbonCustomization" Location="CommandUI.Ribbon">
            <CommandUIDefinition Location="Ribbon.Templates._children">
                <GroupTemplate Id="Ribbon.Templates.MyCustomGroupTemplate">
                    <!-- your group template definition goes here -->

This seems to cover what you need:


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