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VB.net Excel - Embed Scrollable panel in ribbon

Posted on 2012-03-18
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Hi

Is it possible to embed a panel in a ribbon that is scrollable?
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Question by:murbro
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I don't think it's possible.

When you create a custom Ribbon using the Ribbon Designer there's a group of controls you can add but they don't include any panels.

Mind you I've never actually tried adding a control that's not in the group - just assumed you couldn't.
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The Ribbon Gallery control may come closest to what you're looking for, which would be a popup with a list of controls from which to choose.  You might like the InRibbon Gallery, which gives you those images/commands inside the ribbon and if there are too many, then the scrollbar appears.

Check out this link:

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd940501(VS.85).aspx

Google VB.Net Ribbon Gallery or In Ribbon Gallery for examples and 3rd party offers.

Dave
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Thanks for the help
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