CustomActionGroup Element (Custom Action)

Applies to: SharePoint 2016 | SharePoint Foundation 2013 | SharePoint Online | SharePoint Server 2013

Contains the core definition for a grouping of custom actions.

Definition

<CustomActionGroup
  Description = "Text"
  Id = "Text"
  Location = "Text"
  Sequence = "Integer"
  Title = "Text">
</CustomActionGroup>

Elements and attributes

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements.

Attributes

Attribute

Description

Description

Optional Text. Specifies a longer description that is exposed as a sub-description for the action group.

Id

Optional Text. Specifies a unique identifier for the element. The ID may be a GUID, or it may be a unique term, for example,

"SiteManagement". See Default Custom Action Locations and IDs for a list of the default custom action group IDs that are used in SharePoint Foundation.

Location

Required Text. Specifies a value for where the action lives. This string is a name that is declared on the LinkSectionTable control within a page. See Default Custom Action Locations and IDs for a list of the default custom action group locations that are used in SharePoint Foundation.

Sequence

Optional Integer. Specifies the ordering priority for the action group.

Title

Required Text. Specifies the end user description for the action group.

Child elements

None

Parent elements

Elements

Remarks

To ensure that a custom action group section is displayed within a link section table, supply additional custom actions outside this element.

See also