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How to hide items from the "Actions" dropdown with CSS

  • Article Type: General
  • Product: Primo
  • Product Version: 4.8
  • Relevant for Installation Type: Dedicated-Direct; Direct; Local; Total Care

Desired Outcome Goal:
Hide items from the "Actions" dropdown with CSS

Procedure:
1. Determine the class of the "Actions" dropdown item to be hidden:

Add to Eshelf - EXLButtonSendToMyShelfAdd
Remove from Eshelf - EXLButtonSendToMyShelfRemove
Email- EXLButtonSendToMail
Print - EXLButtonSendToPrint
Permalink- EXLButtonSendToPermalink
Citation - EXLButtonSendToCitation
Endnote - EXLButtonSendToEndNote
Refworks - EXLButtonSendToRefWorks
Refworks UML - EXLButtonSendToRefWorksCanada
Delicious - EXLButtonSendToDelicious
Export RIS - EXLButtonSendToRISPushTo
EasyBib - EXLButtonSendToEasyBib

2. Edit the customized CSS file for the view

Example:

/*--hide Refworks Canada from Actions dropdown--*/
.EXLTabHeaderButtons ol.EXLTabHeaderButtonSendToList li.EXLButtonSendToRefWorksCanada{
display:none
}

Additional Information

This options works well for hiding an "Actions" dropdown object for a single view or institution. To hide these options at the installation level, see article Removal of functionalities from the "Send to" menu.

Category: Front End

Subject: Full results


  • Article last edited: 9/10/2014