Feature Request: OnHover Event for Ribbon Buttons

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Feature Request: OnHover Event for Ribbon Buttons
 
thiede




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Joined: 2016-07-05
Hi,

is it possible to get an OnHover Event for Ribbon Buttons?

Greets
Christopher
Posted 23 Aug, 2017 06:12:40 Top
Andrei Smolin


Add-in Express team


Posts: 14094
Joined: 2006-05-11
Hello Christopher,

The Ribbon API doesn't provide a way to achieve this. You can set up a hook (google for Windows hook) and when the WM_MOUSEMOVE message is received, use UI Automation to get the control below the mouse cursor.

Regards from Belarus (GMT+3),

Andrei Smolin
Add-in Express Team Leader
Posted 23 Aug, 2017 07:53:20 Top