UserCustomAction class

Represents a custom action associated with a SharePoint list, Web site, or subsite.

Inheritance hierarchy


Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client (in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll)


Public Class UserCustomAction _
    Inherits ClientObject
Dim instance As UserCustomAction
public class UserCustomAction : ClientObject


This code example adds a new menu item to the Site Actions menu of the specified site.

using System;
using Microsoft.SharePoint.Client;

namespace Microsoft.SDK.SharePointFoundation.Samples
    class UserCustomActionExample
        static void Main()
            string siteUrl = "http://MyServer/sites/MySiteCollection";

            ClientContext clientContext = new ClientContext(siteUrl);
            Web site = clientContext.Web;

            UserCustomActionCollection collUCA = site.UserCustomActions;
            UserCustomAction newUCA = collUCA.Add();
            newUCA.Location = "Microsoft.SharePoint.StandardMenu";
            newUCA.Group = "SiteActions";
            newUCA.Sequence = 1000;
            newUCA.Title = "New Menu Item";
            newUCA.ImageUrl = "/_layouts/images/myIcon.jpg";
            newUCA.Description = "Menu item added";
            newUCA.Url = "/_layouts/create.aspx";


            Console.WriteLine("New menu item added to Site Actions menu.\n\nTo view the new menu item, refresh the page.");

Thread safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

See also


UserCustomAction members

Microsoft.SharePoint.Client namespace