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omar naser




Posts: 1
Joined: 2012-01-25
Hello

I want to add button in Message Ribbon ( Message Tab , near to Address Book ) ?


Best Regard

Omar Naser
Posted 30 Oct, 2017 09:38:14 Top
Andrei Smolin


Add-in Express team


Posts: 14106
Joined: 2006-05-11
Hello Omar,

The Office Ribbon API doesn't let you customize a built-in group. Consider two options:
- create a custom group and place it after the Names group.
- replace the Names group with a custom group showing all the built-in buttons plus your custom button.

We give an example of using the second approach (it is an advanced one) at https://www.add-in-express.com/creating-addins-blog/2013/06/21/customizing-builtin-office-ribbon-groups/.

If you use Office Ribbons for the first time, I recommend that you start with checking sections Office Ribbon HOWTOs and Office Ribbon Components.

Regards from Belarus (GMT+3),

Andrei Smolin
Add-in Express Team Leader
Posted 30 Oct, 2017 10:10:37 Top