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How to Customize Excel menu bar at run time?

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Hello all
I need to add items to excel menu bar at runtime
and to load this menu as an Addin.

I prefer to see code that create a new menu item
(like file,edit,tools etc.) and add to it items
and sub menus with connection to event handlers

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Question by:avi9260
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check this out

Sub Auto_Open()
  Dim myBlankPop As CommandBarPopup
  Dim myBlankSubPop As CommandBarPopup
  Dim myBlankBtn As CommandBarButton

  Set myBlankPop = CommandBars("Worksheet Menu Bar").Controls.Add(msoControlPopup, , , 11, True)
 
  With myBlankPop
    .Caption = "Test"
 
    Set myBlankBtn = .Controls.Add(msoControlButton)
 
    With myBlankBtn
      .Style = msoButtonIconAndCaption
      .Caption = "Test Button"
      .FaceId = 480
      .OnAction = "clickBtn"
    End With
   
    Set myBlankBtn = Nothing
   
    Set myBlankSubPop = .Controls.Add(msoControlPopup)
   
    With myBlankSubPop
      .Caption = "Sub Menu"
      Set myBlankBtn = .Controls.Add(msoControlButton)
      With myBlankBtn
        .BeginGroup = True
        .Style = msoButtonIconAndCaption
        .Caption = "Test Button"
        .FaceId = 1845
        .OnAction = "clickSubBtn"
      End With
      Set myBlankBtn = Nothing
    End With
   
    Set myBlankSubPop = Nothing
       
  End With
End Sub

Function clickBtn()
  MsgBox "click"
End Function

Function clickSubBtn()
  MsgBox "click from sub menu"
End Function


hope this helps

nzjonboy
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by:avi9260
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Thanks a lot
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