Overriding Actions of Excel DropDown Menus and Poup Menus

Discussion in 'Microsoft Excel Programming' started by Von Shean, Feb 2, 2004.

  1. Von Shean

    Von Shean Guest

    Does anyone have any idea how to override excel's (smart) menus.
    I got some ways to override some of the menus items but the technique looked
    like some sort of a workaround.
    Main problem comes when overriding smart menus that appear depending on the
    state of the sheet. e.g. 'insert copied cells' only appears in the popup
    menu when data is available in the clipboard.
    Other main problem comes in overriding menu items that are not listed in the
    active menus and then user adds it later when customizing the menus.

    any ideas?
    Regards,
     
    Von Shean, Feb 2, 2004
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  2. Von Shean

    Tom Ogilvy Guest

    Turning off smart menus? is that an option?

    --
    Regards,
    Tom Ogilvy

    "Von Shean" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Does anyone have any idea how to override excel's (smart) menus.
    > I got some ways to override some of the menus items but the technique

    looked
    > like some sort of a workaround.
    > Main problem comes when overriding smart menus that appear depending on

    the
    > state of the sheet. e.g. 'insert copied cells' only appears in the popup
    > menu when data is available in the clipboard.
    > Other main problem comes in overriding menu items that are not listed in

    the
    > active menus and then user adds it later when customizing the menus.
    >
    > any ideas?
    > Regards,
    >
    >
    >
    >
     
    Tom Ogilvy, Feb 2, 2004
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  3. Von Shean

    Von Shean Guest

    No idea in that area.....
    I have to try doing that.
    But how do you do it

    Regards,


    "Tom Ogilvy" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Turning off smart menus? is that an option?
    >
    > --
    > Regards,
    > Tom Ogilvy
    >
    > "Von Shean" <> wrote in message
    > news:...
    > > Does anyone have any idea how to override excel's (smart) menus.
    > > I got some ways to override some of the menus items but the technique

    > looked
    > > like some sort of a workaround.
    > > Main problem comes when overriding smart menus that appear depending on

    > the
    > > state of the sheet. e.g. 'insert copied cells' only appears in the popup
    > > menu when data is available in the clipboard.
    > > Other main problem comes in overriding menu items that are not listed in

    > the
    > > active menus and then user adds it later when customizing the menus.
    > >
    > > any ideas?
    > > Regards,
    > >
    > >
    > >
    > >

    >
    >
     
    Von Shean, Feb 3, 2004
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