Customizing Excel toolbar / command bar with .NET controls.
Toolbar Controls for Microsoft Office:
Adding a User Control to Excel toolbar
This video shows how to add a UserControl to the Microsoft Excel toolbar. This video was captured with Visual Studio 2010, Microsoft Excel 2003 and Add-in Express 2010 for Office and .net. The sample Excel add-in demonstrated in the video is developed in Visual Basic (VB.NET), but you can also write in Visual C# and C++. It shows how to use the Toolbar Controls .NET for Office in your Excel add-in projects, namely:
1. How to create a custom toolbar /commandbar in Excel.
2. How to bind a UserControl to the Excel toolbar.
3. How to make use of the Excel ControlAdapter.
4. How to use Excel events in Add-in Express projects.
Besides that, using the Toolbar Controls for Office you can add any button, grid, tree view, label and image to the Excel toolbar.
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