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How to place images on toolbar macro buttons using VBA

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 I am building a toolbar of buttons to activate macros to change colors on a selected object in PPT 2003.

The code below works ok but the buttons created have text on them.  I would like to replace the text with an image of the actual color that will be applied.

I will create the button images, any suggestions on how to create these would be appreciated.

Any help appreciated.

Thanks
Ken

Thanks

Ken


With oButton2
         .DescriptionText = "blue"
          'Tooltip text when mouse if placed over button
         .Caption = "blue kpc"
         'Text if Text in Icon is chosen
         .OnAction = "Button2"
          'Runs the Sub Button1() code when clicked
         .Style = msoButtonIcon
          ' Button displays as icon, not text or both
         .FaceId = 52
          '52 is my favorite pig;
          ' chooses icon #52 from the available Office icons
    End With

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