Steps to change SharePoint Item Context Menu to your own Column

Steps to enable Context Menu from SharePoint Designer:

  • Navigate to the List that you have to do the customization.
  • Select the Modify View Option and then select Modify in SharePoint Designer.
  • Select the Column that you need to add the context menu, then you will get a small > symbol indicating more options available.
  • Select the Check Box “Show List Item Menu”.
  • Save and now view the list from the browser.

Steps to enable Context Menu from the Schema.xml file?

  • Open the list as a template
  • Set “ListItemMenu” attribute for the required field to “TRUE”. (The modification should be done to the FieldRef that is in Default View of the list)

How to do this using Powershell – Check this link 

http://www.ilovesharepoint.com/2008/08/add-sharepoint-list-item-context-menu.html

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About Joseph Velliah
As a SharePoint Developer my professional interests tend to be technical and SharePoint focused. I run a blog at "SP RIDER" where you can expect to read HOW TOs and scenarios that I run into during my day to day job. I hope my posts will give back a little to the community that is helped me.

One Response to Steps to change SharePoint Item Context Menu to your own Column

  1. selvarasu says:

    Thank you… It is working fine…

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