Microsoft MVPs teach you new skills for customizing theRibbon
If you like to build custom applications or customize the Officeuser interface, this book is for you. Written by a team ofMicrosoft MVPs, it shows you—step by step—how easy itis to modify the Microsoft Office® 2007 Ribbon, how the Ribbonworks, and how you can customize it to add functionality. You'lllearn to leverage the RibbonX API to hide, create, add, and groupcontrols.
Along with techniques for using XML, VBA, and Access macros,you'll find clear instructions, practical examples, and real-worldcode you can use. This is the perfect guide for beginners,developers, and power users alike.
Explore the Ribbon user interface and Quick Access Toolbar
Access the CustomUI Editor and start modifying
Learn the essentials of XML and why you need it
Write and debug your own code with Visual Basic® forApplications (VBA)
Master RibbonX basic controls and create custom, static, anddynamic menus
Deploy your Ribbon customizations across files
Gain a working knowledge of key aspects of Office security suchas digital certificates and privacy settings
Inside you'll also find a handy table of RibbonX tags, a tool toquickly reveal the imageMso references and generate its XML, andmuch more.