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Bind shortcut key to a function in VSTO

KenTan85
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I currently doing a word VSTO, I need to bind my shortcut key to a function. Example binding a shortcut key "ctrl + D" to display a message box. How do I do it using VB.net?
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Unfortunately VSTO doesn't support shortcut keys. You can however add key tips to controls on the ribbon (if this is Office 2007) e.g. by setting the KeyTip property to "D". This requires the user to press Alt + D instead of Ctrl + D and of course you need a ribbon control.

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But the keytip need to hold on the alt to go to the right ribbon before I can do a alt + D. Is there way to skip the 1st alt?

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Then I understand that vba can assign shortcut key. Is it possible to make VSTO call a VBA marcos to assign a shortcut key then?
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