If you like to build custom applications or customize the Office user interface, this book is for you. Written by a team of Microsoft MVPs, it shows you—step by step—how easy it is to modify the Microsoft Office® 2007 Ribbon, how the Ribbon works, and how you can customize it to add functionality. You'll learn to leverage the RibbonX API to hide, create, add, and group controls.
Along with techniques for using XML, VBA, and Access macros, you'll find clear instructions, practical examples, and real-world code 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® for Applications (VBA)
Master RibbonX basic controls and create custom, static, and dynamic menus
Deploy your Ribbon customizations across files
Gain a working knowledge of key aspects of Office security such as digital certificates and privacy settings
Inside you'll also find a handy table of RibbonX tags, a tool to quickly reveal the imageMso references and generate its XML, and much more.
Ken Puls is an Excel MVP and a Certified Management Accountant in Canada. He works as the Controller of a resort, teaches Excel courses, and has authored all of the articles at the www.excelguru.ca website.
Teresa Hennig is an Access MVP and president of the Pacific Northwest Access Developer Group and the Seattle Access Group. She is the lead author of the Access VBA Programmer's Reference series and is a lead on three national committees for INETA. Her company, Data Dynamics Northwest, provides data management solutions and consulting services.
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All you need, as VBA programer, who work with office apps, is in the book.
Just read, write code, and have a fun :)
It's really quite that simple. If you need to work with the Office Ribbon and don't have this book, you're wasting time and money.Published 12 months ago by Twark Main
It's hard to imagine a book on coding being a joy to read, but the authors of RibbonX did a superb job of presenting the material in an easy to read style and provide far more... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Mark Trevithick
I have used this book extensively on two urgent projects. It was very useful and well-written.Published on September 17, 2010 by M. Weir
This book is very informative for learning the new Office
program. Really goes into detail; therefore, even the novice
user can understand the new menu bar.
This books wraps up everything that's required to design and program the RibbonX for Office 2007. Even when it seemed like the authors didn't go into sufficient detail, the sample... Read morePublished on April 11, 2008 by Richard Reader
This book is well written for users who have no prior knowledge of ribbon or menu programming in Office. Read morePublished on March 18, 2008 by Craig A. Reitan
Never having used XML prior to Access 2007, I was unsure of how I would learn to use the new Ribbon in the Microsoft Office 2007 products. Read morePublished on March 1, 2008 by Truitt L. Bradly
I've never heard about Ribbon, even after using Office 2007. I'm used to install the software and start to use it, having F1 as support and internet forums as knowledge base, but... Read morePublished on February 26, 2008 by Rodolfo Roim