CommandBarControl Members (Office)

Represents a command bar control. The CommandBarControl object is a member of the CommandBarControls collection. The properties and methods of the CommandBarControl object are all shared by the CommandBarButton, CommandBarComboBox, and CommandBarPopup objects.

Represents a command bar control. The CommandBarControl object is a member of the CommandBarControls collection. The properties and methods of the CommandBarControl object are all shared by the CommandBarButton, CommandBarComboBox, and CommandBarPopup objects.

Methods

Name Description
Copy Copies a command bar control to an existing command bar.
Delete Deletes the CommandBarControl object from its collection.
Execute Runs the procedure or built-in command assigned to the specified CommandBarControl control.
Move Moves the specified CommandBarControl to an existing command bar.
Reset Resets a built-in command bar to its default configuration, or resets a built-in CommandBarControl to its original function and face.
SetFocus Moves the keyboard focus to the specified CommandBarControl. If the control is disabled or isn't visible, this method will fail.

Properties

Name Description
Application Gets an Application object that represents the container application for the CommandBarControl object (you can use this property with an Automation object to return that object's container application). Read-only.
BeginGroup Gets True if the specified command bar control appears at the beginning of a group of controls on the command bar. Read/write.
BuiltIn Gets True if the specified command bar control is a built-in control of the container application. Returns False if it's a custom control, or if it's a built-in control whose OnAction property has been set. Read-only.
Caption Gets or sets the caption text for a command bar control. Read/write.
Creator Gets a 32-bit integer that indicates the application in which the CommandBarControl object was created. Read-only.
DescriptionText Gets or sets the description for a command bar control. Read/write.
Enabled Gets or sets a Boolean value specifying if the CommandBarControl is enabled. Read/write.
Height Gets or sets the height of a CommandBarControl control. Read/write.
HelpContextId Gets or sets the Help context Id number for the Help topic attached to the CommandBarControl. Read/write.
HelpFile Gets or sets the file name for the Help topic attached to the CommandBarControl. Read/write.
Id Gets the ID for a built-in CommandBarControl. Read-only.
Index Gets a ** Long** representing the index number for a CommandBarControl object in the collection. Read-only.
IsPriorityDropped Gets True if the control is currently dropped from the menu or toolbar based on usage statistics and layout space. (Note that this is not the same as the control's visibility, as set by the Visible property). Read-only.
Left Gets the horizontal position of the specified CommandBarControl (in pixels) relative to the left edge of the screen. Returns the distance from the left side of the docking area. Read-only.
OLEUsage Gets or sets the OLE client and OLE server roles in which a CommandBarControl will be used when two Microsoft Office applications are merged. Read/write.
OnAction Gets or sets the name of a Visual Basic procedure that will run when the user clicks or changes the value of a CommandBarControl. Read/write.
Parameter Gets or sets a string that an application can use to execute a command from a CommandBarControl. Read/write.
Parent Gets the Parent object for the CommandBarControl object. Read-only.
Priority Gets or sets the priority of a CommandBarControl. A control's priority determines whether the control can be dropped from a docked command bar if the command bar controls can't fit in a single row. Controls that can't fit in a single row drop off command bars from right to left. Read/write.
Tag Gets or sets information about the CommandBarControl, such as data that can be used as an argument in procedures, or information that identifies the control. Read/write.
TooltipText Gets or sets the text displayed in a CommandBarControl's ScreenTip. Read/write.
Top Gets the distance (in pixels) from the top edge of the specified CommandBarControl to the top edge of the screen. Read-only.
Type Gets the type of CommandBarControl. Read-only.
Visible Gets or sets the Visible property of the CommandBarControl. True if the CommandBarControl is visible. Read/write.
Width Gets or sets the width (in pixels) of the specified CommandBarControl. Read/write.