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Questions tagged [custom-action]

A CustomAction element defines an extension to the user interface, such as a button on a toolbar or a link on a site settings page.

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Sharepoint Custom Actions Ribbon

Wondering if anyone can assist. Is there a way to create a custom action button that goes to a custom form that then when you save the form it doesn't hyperlink to your AllItems list? When you save a ...
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SharePoint Framework Extension Deployment Challenges

I am quite new to SharePoint and want to know if I can create a custom variable(property) in SharePoint Online (may be at site level and Tenant level) and use it in SPFx. I had a requirement to ...
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Hide “New item or edit this list” link with custom action

is there some way I can hide the "New item or edit this list" link above a list's ListViewWebPart? I have tried searching for the link's Action ID online but found nothing. EDIT: For clarification, I ...
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To add a link button((Custom action)) in SharePoint 2013 document library page's Ribbon

How to add a link(Custom action) to a document library page's Ribbon with java script. And where to add that java-script? please help.
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Override “Onclick” event of Custom action button of Ribbon to an HTML button on a sitepage [duplicate]

I have created a workflow that starts manually on a custom action button. But now how do I get this implemented into an HTML button that is placed on a Sitepage. Inshort, need to override the ...
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Set a ribbon user custom action using PowerShell

How to fully defined and add a user custom action using PowerShell. I was able to define and add a custom action but I don't know how to point to a JS file that contains the JavaScript I would like to ...
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Javascript simple pop up on all site collection pages in MOSS 2007

I would like to display popup for all site collection pages. Limitation is I am not allowed to touch master page. I do know we can do it with custom action in 2010 with scriptsrc attribute but it is ...
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CannotMakeBrowserCacheSafeLayoutsUrl for ScriptLink in CustomAction

I'm trying to reference a JS file in (multiple) site-collections by using a Custom Action with Location=ScriptLink as described by sadomovalex. Referencing the file in the site-collection where the ...
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existing sharepoint aspx functions is not working when being called from customAction in element.xml

I tried to mimic the functionality of sharepoint ribbon control Insert Link in my testwiki site. I have succesfully displayed the aspx that is currently being displayed by the 2 menu items of the ...
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SharePoint 2016 - Adding Custom Button to the Ribbon

I am trying to add a custom button to the ribbon on the Page Tab. I have successfully done this with SharePoint 2010 and 2013, but not sure why it's not working with 2016. I am using the Elements.xml ...
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Can I develop a custom action workflow for sharepoint online? [duplicate]

Can I develop a custom action workflow for SharePoint online?
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Move list to subsite with workflows and custom actions

I have a list that has some workflows and custom actions. I want to move it to the sub-site. Is it possible to move it with all it's workflows and custom actions?
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Add a new custom actions group to Site Settings in O365

I need to add a new Custom Actions Group to Site Settings page and inside this group a new custom link. On the click of this custom link the user should be redirected to the Provider Hosted App that ...
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Custom Action doesn't show on form? Could it be infopath?

I have a list where I customized the forms using InfoPath. I then created a custom action for my display and edit form ribbons in SharePoint Designer that prints the item being viewed / edited (using ...
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Updating a UserCustomAction ScriptSrc

I'm trying to update a UserCustomAction that is set on a web. I am trying to update the ScriptSrc url of the action to include a query string parameter, ?rev=1, but it does not seem to be taking. ...
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How to create custom action using SharePoint hosted app

Is it possible to create "custom action" under the "Site Action" menu in "HOST WEB" using SharePoint Hosted App.? We do not want to follow the native method of packaging all the necessary files ...
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Custom Action Group does not appear in ribbon

I have implemented a custom action group in SharePoint from below code: <CustomActionGroup Id="Ribbon.Documents.CustomGroup" Description="$Resources:bipDMSTemplate,...
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Specifying size of custom action on Display Form (in SPD)

I have a custom action in the following location: "Ribbon.ListForm.Display.Actions.Controls._children". Even though I've purposely only selected a 16x16 image to be used, the 32x32 image is what is ...
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Custom Action on a generic List without a Content Type

Can I define a SharePoint ribbon or Menu custom action on a generic list without a content type? I've tried the following with no luck. It doesn't show up in the ribbon. <?xml version="1.0" ...
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Unable to close the modal dialog from c#

I have created one custom action. On clicking custom action, I am opening an application page as a modal dialog. The page will allow users to add the data of fields. I have placed two buttons in the ...
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Custom Action does not appear in Documents tab for a custom list

I am trying to add a custom action to Workflows group in Documents tab of a Custom List. Also, I am adding another action to the Edit Control Block of same list. Below is the code I am trying to add, ...
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Full List Of Location Attribute For CommandUIDefinition

I want to display a custom action button on the list view only (not on the DisplayForm). In the example below the Location attribute for the CommandUIDefinition is set to Ribbon.ListForm.Display....
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Reference JS using Custom Action Dependencies

I have a site with jQuery referenced in the master page, I want to add new code to add functionality to the site and utilize jQuery. When I use custom action: <CustomAction ScriptSrc="~...
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ECB custom action item issue

I deployed a custom ECB item action, I can see it at item level but when I click on it, nothing change. This is the definition of the custom action: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <...
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Custom action on page edit

I have a problem with my custom action. Below is declaration of the custom action: <CustomAction Id="CommandUI.Ribbon.List.Text" Location="CommandUI.Ribbon.EditForm" RegistrationType="ContentType" ...
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SharePoint 2010 w/Designer - Right-click File/Folder and Open with Explorer

We have SharePoint 2010 and I have Designer 2010 installed. A user has requested a right-click menu option to "Open in Explorer" on a File or Folder in a Library instead of having to click Library, ...
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Unable to see the custom action added in ribbon

I designed a custom action and added it to the ribbon. After successfully deploying it, its feature is activated, but I still cannot see the custom action in the ribbon. This works perfectly fine on ...
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Sharepoint 2013 online app custom action allowed locations?

I'm trying to add list settings action to host web in SharePoint app like this <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <...
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Custom Action to Print multiple list items

A client has requested to print every selected list item (and its attachments) with one button click. How can this be achieved? Can I add a custom action in the ribbon that detects every list item ...
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How can I add a custom action to the Ribbon in the Site Pages Page Actions group in SharePoint 2013?

I'm trying to create a Ribbon custom action for SharePoint 2013 in Site Pages ->Page->Page Actions. Of successfully manage to create one for Documents->Files->Manage with Visual Studio features but I ...
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How to add custom action (custom tab) inside publishing page ribbon?

I've been working with Custom actions in the Ribbon over SharePoint 2013. The problem is I would like to show a custom tab on the publishing ribbon. I achieve show it everywhere but not in the ...
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How to add button in custom EditForm.aspx ribbon?

I have a task list and in my task list I am using custom a EditForm.aspx page instead of default a EditForm.aspx. I want to add a ribbon button in my custom form. Actually we are overriding the ...
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How to set the current task status to not started?

I've created a Custom Workflow Activity, and i'm using it at an Approval Workflow. Now, I want to set the current task status to "Not Started" from the Custom Activity, but got nothing so far. Any ...
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Locating a Custom Action in SharePoint 2007

I am working on upgrading an old MOSS application, and among other things it contains a custom action clearly visible in one of the libraries. I have set up a new CustomAction element in my new farm ...
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Hide action from list settings

I want to hide/disable/remove the link Form settings from all lists in my site collection. How do I go about this? I think I can do this on a per site basis using HideCustomAction but I don't know ...
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Custom action to move bulk document from one library to another

I got below code in another forum which show how to move bulk documents from a document library to another specific document library Just wanted to know where I need to change/modify code to that ...
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Custom action to move multiple files in sharepoint 2010

I want to create a custom action in document library ribbon whose functionality should be like : When user select multiple files, custom action in ribbon get activated and when user click on icon it ...
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What's this Location ID?

I try to add a custom action to the menu shown in the picture. But I don't know the Location ID for that... or is it not possible to add there a custom context?
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Custom Workflow Activity for merging users in field + assignedTo value from task (problems & questions)

First of all, a little explanation what this is about: I'm currently trying to write a custom workflow activity for use in SharePoint Designer 2010. I've got a column in my list - let's call it "...
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How to add CustomAction button in Ribbon of DocumentLibrary in SharePoint Online?

How can I add a CustomAction button in Ribbon of Document Library in SharePoint Online (Office-365) for Sandbox solution without any code ? I have created team-site in SharePoint Online. And having ...
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List item menu's custom action on content type (only SPD2010)

Is it possible to have a custom action List Item Menu in a document library on a specific content type, created in SPD 2010? In code I know is possible, but I'd rather try it out in SP Designer. ...
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Is it possible to open an SharePoint app as Modal dialog from a Custom Action

I want to create a site action menu item Custom Action which opens a Sharepoint 15 app (default.aspx) as modal dialog. is it possible? thanks.
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Is it possible to package, deploy, and use my own image for a ribbon CustomAction in a SharePoint-hosted App for SharePoint 2013

I've been working on a SharePoint-hosted app for SharePoint 2013. In order to "extend the reach" of the app a bit, I've included a CustomAction that will add a button to each document library's ribbon ...
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CustomAction: UrlAction to open link in a new window

I have added a menu item to the Personal Actions menu by creating a CustomAction like so: <CustomAction Id="myCustomAction" GroupId="PersonalActions" Location="Microsoft.SharePoint....
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Custom Action with dynamic UrlAction

I have added a menu item to the Personal Actions menu by creating a CustomAction like so: <CustomAction Id="myCustomAction" GroupId="PersonalActions" Location="Microsoft.SharePoint....
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'RootWebOnly' property of a CustomAction only works in sandboxed solutions? Why?

I have a web application scoped feature which provisions a number of site collections and subsites. The feature also contains a navigation element, which adds a new custom action group to the site ...
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The type is not registered as safe “Custom Actions”

I am trying to create a custom actions using wsp builder, My folder structure is something like this, Now when I try to deploy solution nothing comes up however I get this error in my ULS log, ...
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How can I hide the Theme link in Site Settings for SharePoint 2010

Can I create a customAction to hide the Theme link in Site Settings in SharePoint 2010 ? If so, what does the Element.xml look like ? I've tried the following: <Elements xmlns="http://schemas....
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Accessing full url of 'View in browser' link in document library

I'm trying to get the url of the 'view in browser' link that appears in the context menu for a document in the document library. I have a custom command on the menu that I have created which calls a ...
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How to invoke server side code from Ribbon

I want to create a Button in my Ribbon which modifies some fields in my items.. In details I want to select more than one element and select my "link" button and make the elements be "linked" by an ...