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Customizing ECB dynamically on SharePoint 2010

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 27, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint


on SharePoint 2007, I was able to dynamically build whole custom menu, by using javascript during clicking event using function Custom_AddDocLibMenuItems(m, ctx) located in core.js (yes, I made my customCore.js and referenced it in masterpage), then inside that function I was invoking web service or something similar, that would calculate available actions defined by complex business logic ( usually current user combined with several attributes on selected item, against configuration stored in lists, ...).The effect would be that the context menus were 100% generated by me, according to needed business rules (permissions are not enough to calculate actions displayed in my scenario).

Now on SharePoint 2010, I am unable to get that effect using the same technique. Even more, simple forcing of not displaying default actions does not work, like this code is completely ignored.

Is there a new logic needed to accomplish this? Am I missing some trivial change?

Please help me, since I am really stuck here :/

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