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Calling existing Macros from A Word 2010 Template into VSTO 2010

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Hi all,

I have created a custom ribbon tab using the ribbon editor function in VS 2010. I am able to run the tab and all the buttons display the content desired. I am left to now code the macros from the existing modules into the buttons. I can not figure out how to do this. For an example.
 In the ribbon designer
Button 1 is a Watermarks button called button1
I need this to generate a watermark by running the macro within the Word .dotm, Module is Watermarks and the SUB is WMCONFIDENTIAL.

Please assist. Thank you!

Tom
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On the button1 event handler, addthe following code:
Globals.ThisDocument.Application.Run("YourMacroName")

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For more info check:
http://blogs.msdn.com/b/eric_carter/archive/2008/05/05/vba-and-vsto-can-be-friends-part-iii.aspx
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Hi mas_oz2003,

I will give this a shot. Thank you.

Tom
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Hi mas_oz2003,

Thank you so much, it worked beautifully. I just needed to change the ThisDoc to ThisAddIn. Thanks again!

Tom
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