Enable custom ribbon button only if user has permission to edit selected item

The simplest and way to hiding a SharePoint Custom action in a ribbon(/or anywhere) for users whom doesn’t have item edit permissions is, using “Rights” attribute of “CustomAction” element.  Comma separated set of rights can be specified here so that the cumulative rights set will be formulated by ANDing all different individual rights. All possible Rights available are SPBasePermissions

E.g:

<CustomAction
Id=”Ribbon.MyCustomAction”
Location=”CommandUI.Ribbon”
Title=”MyCustomAction”
RegistrationType=”List”
RegistrationId=”10001″ Sequence=”20″
Rights=”EditListItems,AddListItems” >

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