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Questions tagged [ecb-menu]

The ECB (Edit Control Block) menu is a menu associated with the title column of document libraries and lists, and allows special controls specific to an item to be accessed through a popup menu.

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Hide edit menu ellipsis in Sharepoint 2013 Document Library

I have a Document Library in Sharepoint 2013 with a Name (linked to document with edit menu) column which has an edit menu ellipsis. I need to keep this column but hide the ellipsis (this is because, ...
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Add sharepoint menu ellipsis to end of Document Library using javascript

I have a document library in SharePoint 2013 with a number of different views and I want to add the menu ellipsis (...) at the end of each view by using javascript in the masterpage. I know how to do ...
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Create a link on Document Library Context menu targeting Doc Library & File Type

I am creating a custom action on a SharePoint Online site. I would like a button to pop up for all docx file types in a specific document library, not all document libraries. it looks like I only ...
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Sharepoint-hosted Add-In EditControlBlock select multiple files

I can send only one file to my plugin: I want to send multiple files to my app. Is it possible? Here is how I add menu item to menu: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Add UserCustomAction (ECB) for a group of checked items

I've found many code examples online showing how to add a User Custom Action to ECB from JavaScript. Take this one, for example. I've adapted and used the code, and it successfully adds a menu item ...
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A Sharepoint 2013 ECB (Edit Control Block) menu position issue with IE 11

You cannot vote on your own post 0 I have an ECB menu popup in SharePoint 2013. It works well in other browsers, but in IE it appears too far UP from a parent dialog when clicking on the ellipsis (.....
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How do I make SharePoint 2013 menu open the content menu like in SharePoint 2010

Hi I'm basically trying to do this. Sharepoint 2013: How to customize context menu view in document library However even after I follow the instructions it doesn't work. My code is SPSecurity....
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How to prevent page refresh on click of menu item from ECB sharepoint online list?

I am adding a custom menu item in SharePoint Online ECB. I am using following code. function AddCustomUserActionToECB() { var testt = "javascript:callChatApp();"; var CstomAName = $("#text1").val(); ...
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Call a Workflow from Custom menu Item using Javascript

I have added a custom item in ECB menu using CSOM. Now i want to start a sharepoint designer workflow on click of this custom menu item .Can anyone suggest me how to achieve this
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o365 group SharePoint list make another column clickable to open the underlying form

Within an o365 group, I've created a test SharePoint list based on Contacts app. I've added additional columns incl. FileRefNumber. Currently the user has to click on LastName column to open the ...
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How do you localize ECB custom actions?

I have created two custom action buttons using javascript but they need to be localized (fr/en). I have server side Resource files and client side ones as well. This is how I'm creating the actions: ...
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ECB Custom Actions are not showing up

So I'm trying to add two buttons to the ECB menu for a specfic document type. I've deployed and activated the feature but the actions are not showing up for my items. I'm using SharePoint 2016. <?...
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How do you create custom actions in 2016?

I need to add both a custom ribbon button to change a field value of all selected items in a list/list-webpart and I'm interested in creating a custom action in the ECB (context menu) and hover panel ...
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Custom ECB-Menu Item which copies the Link of the document into the Clipboard

I would like to add an Item to the Edit Control Block Menu (ECB-Menu) (red marked in Screenshot), which copies when clicking on this Item (onClick) the link of the chosen document into the Clipboard. ...
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Skipping Callout menu within context menu (ECB-Menu) in a list view of document library - SP2013

I would like to skip the preview-window (CallOut Menu) (red marked in my screenshot) within the context menu / ECB-Menu [(...)-Menu] of a document in a library shown in any list view and go straight ...
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Context menu drop down in list datasheet view SharePoint 2013

How to Disable context menu in list datasheet view in SharePoint 2013? My aim is to disable the rename column name in the Context menu in datasheet view.
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Hide options from ECB Menu in SharePoint 2013 Library

I have added a document in a document library. I am trying to hide an option from ECB Menu How do you hide any options from ECB Menu? Update: Each item has a column "x" with different values. So, ...
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Context menu not showing on right click

I don't understand how in SharePoint you can activate a right-click context menu on the rows of a list web part. I have two different pages. In each page I have 4 views. For some reasons (?) in page ...
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Adding ECB menu to document libraries

I am trying to add custom action to ECB menu but it is not working. Below is my code: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> &...
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How to add the document context menu to any column other than Name in a documet library?

I've tried this other solution for lists, and it also works for document libraries but it doesn't add the menu that I need. This is the menu that gets added: And this is the one I need to add:
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Hide ECB menu in a single web part

I have a web part that displays frequently asked questions on a landing page for a SharePoint site. I've already managed to hide column headers in the web part to make it a little neater by using: &...
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Add Print Item Custom Action To ECB Dropdown Menu

I am trying to make a print item on the ECB dropdown for a list item that allows printing of the item by clicking the menu item. I can add the print item as below but how do I trigger a print when it ...
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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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ECB custom action by visual studio

How can I create a new ECB custom action by Visual Studio. Which kind of project do I need to create?
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Unable to download a copy of a document

I have a document type that I am unable to use the ECB menu item 'download a copy'. I get a runtime error when trying to download. Looking at the URL it is unable to get the url for the file I want to ...
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Get ctx based on list GUID

I want to get list ctx based on GUID. My requirement is to develop a context menu security webpart. I want to display the list/library context menu items in my application page which is user ...
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Remove item from ECB in sharepoint 2013

I am currently trying to write javascript within a script editor to hide the 'View Properties' and 'Edit Properties' items in the ECB. I have found many solutions that edit the core.js file. However, ...
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Links to local files from a SharePoint List

Ok, I am new to server side development (especially SP development) and I don't know if this is possible but here goes: I have a custom list which I populate from a local folder on my file system. ...
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Opening ECB resets custom href of list items

Once a page finishes loading, I use JQuery to change the href of every item based on some custom validation. So far so good but my problem is that opening the ECB will reset the href of that item. I ...
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JavaScript Validation in ECB for out-of-the-box menu items

Is it possible to add some kind of JavaScript validation to ECB items like Edit Item, Check Out and Workflows? What I want is a simple JavaScript alert and redirect to the list if the clicked item ...
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Show ECB menu item based on user permissions

I am using a Delegate control to add a menu item in SharePoint Edit control block. I want to show the menu item based on two conditions. Versioning of the list should be enabled. Current user should ...
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ECB Menu HTML/JavaScript Getting Indexed By Google

I have an XsltListViewWebPart on a publishing page. I am using custom XSL to style the view; I am not even using the ECB menu. Why is Google indexing the ECB menu's HTML & JavaScript? When i ...
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Sharepoint 2013 ListView using GridView

So I have this problem. I have a list in the root site level. But I want this list to be managed by some subsites. For this reason I have to recreate some view of this list on different subsites, but ...
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Move Ecb in Document Library

How can I move the ecb (edit control block/context menu) from column "Name" to "Title" in a document-library? I know how to do It via SP-Designer, but would prefer a code-solution. Thanks in advance.
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sharepoint 2010 context menu event handler

i want to hide sharepoint 2010 list/library context menu based on users. i am using below javascript $(document).ready(function(){ $('.ms-MenuUIPopupBody').live('blur', function() { ...
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Hide SharePoint 2010 context menu [duplicate]

I am trying to hide the SharePoint 2010 context menu. I wrote the following code: $(document).ready(function(){ $('.ms-MenuUIPopupBody').live('blur', function() { ...
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Ajax web service call not working in chrome browser

Can any point me to the error am doing in this block of code. This is working fine in Internet Explorer and Firefox but not in Chrome. Chrome does not return the result. function ...
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Getting the Item ID from the ECB (Edit Control Block) using JavaScript

I know I can use {ItemId} to pass it to the URL like so: <UrlAction Url="~site/_layouts/ConvertItem/ConvertItem.aspx?ListId={ListId}&amp;ItemId={ItemId}&amp;ItemUrl={ItemUrl}"/> ...
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How to deploy custom context menu item?

I made a custom SharePoint application page and now I want to open it from edit control block (item context menu). My XML won't compile because it is telling me that I have illegal characters in the ...
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Adding ECB to search results

I need to add the ECB functionality to the results of a document search (Core Search results). Does anyone know if this is possible? I was hoping to add this through the XSL of the web part but haven'...
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Open page as modal dialog from ecb

When I click manage permission button in ecb menu in a list a new user.aspx page is opened. I want to open this page in modal dialog. How can I do it? I know about msdn and this solutions, but the ...
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Change ECB link title to a workflow link

I created a workflow and published it to a list. The name of the workflow is Office Approval and its has to start manually. All is good but i would like to change the name of the title of the link ...
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Change the ECB menu based on content type

I have created Content types namely Folder content type and Document content type, the issue is when i click on the ECB menu at folder level i get an option Edit Folder Form but when i click on the ...
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Start a workflow from the ECB

I want to add a custom action to the ECB to start a workflow automatically. To get to the workflow page I can do something like: <UrlAction Url="/_layouts/Workflow.aspx?ID={ItemId}&amp;List={...
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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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Library ECB shows “Change New Button Order” for all users

We have a document library which has content type management enabled. The library allows two content types, one based on Document, the other on Document Set. We also have a custom action attached to ...
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Context Menus - Send To not working in IE9

I have a document center with a custom master page. The page is designed with IE9/HTML5/CSS3 in mind. In my other question, I worked out how to fix the IM Presence icons by fixing some core ...
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How can I bind my ECB-Action to a custom content-type?

I have implemented a custom ECB Action in this way: <CustomAction Id="ConvertListLevel" Location="EditControlBlock" Title="Convert to ListItem" RegistrationType="ContentType" ...
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How to handle the ecb menu CSS?

I have hidden the ECB menu from the task/DocLib lists, and I am using jquery to truncate the title field into 50 char and remaining will be displayed in the jquery popup. Even though I have removed ...
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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 ...