Ribbon Control

Adds a new control to an existing ribbon group (e.g. button, label)



Name Description
General Settings
Name Required Text. Specifies the name of the button control.
Title Required Text. The text to label the control.
Description Required Text. The text that appears as the description of the tooltip.
Sequence Required Integer. An integer that specifies the order of placement among sibling XML nodes.
Target Location Settings
Custom Action Location Required Text. Location element of the custom action.
Optional Permission Settings
Rights Optional Text. Specifies a set of rights that the user must have in order for the link to be visible. If not specified, then the action always appears in the list of actions. The set of rights are grouped logically according to AND logic.
Require Site Administrator Optional Boolean. TRUE to specify that the item be displayed only if the user is a site administrator; otherwise, FALSE. Using the RequireSiteAdministrator attribute for the drop-down menu of Windows SharePoint Services commands associated with list items is not supported.
Optional List Settings
Registration Type Optional Text. Specifies the registration attachment for a per-item action. Possible values include: None, List, ContentType, ProgId, FileType
Registration Id Optional Text. Specifies the identifier of the list or item content type that this action is associated with, or the file type or programmatic identifier (ProgID). Enter the list type (e.g. 101) or the content type (e.g.0x10).
Location Settings
Parent Ribbon Group Required Text. Specifies the existing ribbon group into which the new button should be added.
Control Settings
Type of Control Required String. Specifies the type of control that should be added.



  • Torsten Mandelkow

Version history

  • 1.0 Initial Recipe