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How to add Google Plus button to document actions

by ledwell published Mar 19, 2012 01:20 PM, last modified Aug 16, 2016 10:49 AM
Add the social media "google plus" button inside a document action.


This is pretty easy to do.  I pretty much just grabbed the code from the google plus bookmarklet provided for your browser located here.

Take care of the icon

  • Go to google and save the button you want to use for the google plus icon on your desktop.
  • Login to your website
  • go to the ZMI
  • navigate to: manage - portal_skins - custom
  • Upload that icon as an image to the custom folder

Deal with the code

  • go to "portal-actions" - "document-actions"
  • choose "add CMF" action
  • Title should be "googlePlus" (or what ever you want your users seeing when they mouse over the icon or if the image doesn't show for some reason)
  • URL (Expression) should be 
  • Icon (Expression) should be
  • Permissions should be set to "view"
  • Visible should be "Checked"