Default Custom Action Locations and IDs

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

The following table shows the locations, custom action group IDs, and custom action IDs that are used in the CustomAction element and the CustomActionGroup element of custom actions that are installed by default in Microsoft SharePoint Foundation.

In the table, each location value corresponds to the Location attribute of the CustomAction element. Each group ID corresponds to the GroupId attribute of the CustomAction element or to the Id attribute of the CustomActionGroup element. Each custom action ID corresponds to the Id attribute of the CustomAction element.

You can create a Feature that implements the HideCustomAction element to hide any default custom action that is identified in the table.

Location

Custom Action Group IDs

Default Custom Action IDs

Group Description

**DisplayFormToolbar**

Not applicable

**ExportEventToolbarButton** (calendars)

**ExportContactToolbarButton** (contacts)

**Location** corresponds to the display form toolbar of lists.

**EditControlBlock**

Not applicable

Not applicable

**Location** corresponds to the per-item edit control block (ECB) menu.

**EditFormToolbar**

Not applicable

Not applicable

**Location** corresponds to the edit form toolbar of lists.

**NewFormToolbar**

Not applicable

Not applicable

**Location** corresponds to the new form toolbar of lists.

**ViewToolbar**

Not applicable

Not applicable

**Location** corresponds to the toolbar in list views.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.StandardMenu**

**ActionsMenu**

Not applicable

**Actions** menu in list and document library views.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.StandardMenu**

**ActionsMenuForSurvey**

Not applicable

**Site Actions** menu for surveys.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.StandardMenu**

**SettingsMenuForSurvey**

Not applicable

**Site Settings** links for surveys.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.StandardMenu**

**SiteActions**

Not applicable

**Site Actions** menu.


Page custom action locations and group IDs

Location

Custom Action Group IDs

Default Custom Action IDs

Group Description

**Microsoft.SharePoint.ContentTypeSettings**

**Fields**

**AddField**

**ReorderFields**

**Columns** section on site collection **Content Type** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.ContentTypeSettings**

**General**

**ChangeNameDescription**

**ChangeOptionalSettings**

**ChangeWorkflowSettings**

**RemoveContentType**

**Settings** section on site collection **Content Type** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.ContentTypeTemplateSettings**

**Fields**

**AddField**

**ReorderFields**

**Columns** section on List **Content Type** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.ContentTypeTemplateSettings**

**General**

**ChangeNameDescriptionGroup**

**ChangeOptionalSettings**

**ChangeWorkflowSettings**

**RemoveContentType**

**Settings** section on List **Content Type** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.Create**

**WebPages**

Not applicable

**Web Pages** section on **Create** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.GroupsPage**

**NewMenu**

Not applicable

**New** menu on site collection **People and Groups** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.GroupsPage**

**SettingsMenu**

Not applicable

**Settings** menu on site collection **People and Groups** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.ListEdit**

**Communications**

Not applicable

**Communications** section on **Customize** page for list or document library.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.ListEdit**

**GeneralSettings**

Not applicable

**General Settings** section on **Customize** page for list.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.ListEdit**

**Permissions**

Not applicable

**Permissions and Management** section on **Customize** page for list or document library.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.ListEdit.DocumentLibrary**

**GeneralSettings**

Not applicable

**General Settings** section on **Customize** page for document library.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.PeoplePage**

**ActionsMenu**

Not applicable

**Actions** menu on site collection **People and Groups** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.PeoplePage**

**NewMenu**

Not applicable

**New** menu on site collection **People and Groups** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.PeoplePage**

**SettingsMenu**

Not applicable

**Settings** menu on site collection **People and Groups** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.SiteSettings**

**Customization**

**ProjectSettings**

**NavOptions**

**Theme**

**TopNav**

**QuickLaunch**

**SaveAsTemplate**

**ReGhost**

**Look and Feel** section on **Site Settings** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.SiteSettings**

**Galleries**

**MasterPageCatalog**

**ManageCType**

**ManageField**

**SiteTemplates**

**ListTemplates**

**WebParts**

**Workflows**

**Galleries** section on **Site Settings** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.SiteSettings**

**SiteAdministration**

**RegionalSettings**

**LibrariesAndLists**

**WebUsage**

**UserAlerts**

**RSS**

**SrchVis**

**ManageSubWebs**

**ManageSiteFeatures**

**DeleteWeb**

**Site Administration** section on **Site Settings** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.SiteSettings**

**SiteCollectionAdmin**

**DeletedItems**

**SiteCollectionUsage**

**Storage**

**ManageSiteCollectionFeatures**

**Hierarchy**

**Portal**

**Site Collection Administration** section on **Site Settings** page.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.SiteSettings**

**UsersAndPermissions**

**PeopleAndGroups**

**SiteCollectionAdministrators**

**User**

**Users and Permissions** section on **Site Settings** page.


Central administration custom action locations and group IDs

Location

Custom Action Group ID

Description

**Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.Applications**

Databases

**Databases** section under **Application Management** in Central Administration

ServiceApplications

**Service Applications** section under **Application Management** in Central Administration

SiteCollections

**Site Collections** section under **Application Management** in Central Administration

WebApplications

**Web Applications** section under **Application Management** in Central Administration

**Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.Backups**

FarmBackup

**Farm Backup and Restore** section under **Backup and Restore** in Central Administration

GranularBackup

**Granular Backup** section under **Backup and Restore** in Central Administration

**Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.ConfigurationWizards**

FarmConfiguration

**Farm Configuration** section under **Configuration Wizards** in Central Administration

**Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.Default**

  • CA_Applications

  • CA_Backups

  • CA_ConfigurationWizards

  • CA_GeneralApplicationSettings

  • CA_Monitoring

  • CA_Security

  • CA_SystemSettings

  • CA_UpgradeAndMigration

**Default** page in Central Administration

**Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.GeneralApplicationSettings**

ExternalServiceConnections

**External Service Connections** section under **General Application Settings** in Central Administration.

SiteDirectory

**Site Directory** section under **General Application Settings** in Central Administration.

SPD

**SharePoint Designer** section under **General Application Settings** in Central Administration.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.Monitoring**

HealthStatus

**Health Analyzer** section under **Monitoring** in Central Administration

Reporting

**Reporting** section under **Monitoring** in Central Administration

TimerJobs

**Timer Jobs** section under **Monitoring** in Central Administration

**Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.Security**

GeneralSecurity

**General Security** Section under **Security** in Central Administration.

InformationPolicy

**Information Policy** Section under **Security** in Central Administration.

Users

**Users** Section under **Security** in Central Administration.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.SystemSettings**

Email

**E-Mail and Text Messages (SMS)** section under **System Settings** in Central Administration.

Farm Management

**Farm Management** section under **System Settings** in Central Administration.

Servers

**Servers** section under **System Settings** in Central Administration.

**Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.UpgradeAndMigration**

Patch

**Upgrade and Patch Management** section under **Upgrade and Migration** in Central Administration.


Server ribbon custom action locations and group IDs

Location

Custom Action Group IDs

Default Custom Action IDs

Group Description

**CommandUI.Ribbon.ListView**

Not applicable

See Default Server Ribbon Customization Locations

**Location** corresponds to the list view.

**CommandUI.Ribbon.NewForm**

Not applicable

See Default Server Ribbon Customization Locations

**Location** corresponds to the new form for the list.

**CommandUI.Ribbon.EditForm**

Not applicable

See Default Server Ribbon Customization Locations

**Location** corresponds to the edit form for the list.

**CommandUI.Ribbon.DisplayForm**

Not applicable

See Default Server Ribbon Customization Locations

**Location** corresponds to the display form for the list.

**CommandUI.Ribbon**

Not applicable

See Default Server Ribbon Customization Locations

**Location** corresponds to the list view and edit, new, and display forms for the list.


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