WD97: Sample Macro to Remove a Submenu from a Menu

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This article provides a sample Visual Basic for Applications macro thatremoves a custom submenu from a custom menu.
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For more information about the support options that are available and about how to contact Microsoft, visit the following Microsoft Web site:http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=fh;EN-US;CNTACTMS In Visual Basic for Applications, you can add or remove menus and submenususing the CommandBars collection. To remove a submenu, you must use anindex in addition to the CommandBars collection. The index identifies thesubmenu using either a number or the menu name.
   Public Sub RemoveSubMenu()      Dim objMenuBar As Object      ' Opens MyMenu which contains the submenu you want to remove.      Set objMenuBar = CommandBars.ActiveMenuBar. _         Controls("MyMenu").CommandBar      ' Removes MySubMenu.      objMenuBar.Controls("MySubMenu").Delete   End Sub				
For more information about using CommandBars, from the Visual Basic forApplications Editor, click the Office Assistant, type CommandBars, clickSearch, and then click to view "CommandBar Object."

NOTE: If the Assistant is hidden, click the Office Assistant button on theStandard toolbar. If Visual Basic Help is not installed on your computer,please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
120802 Office: How to Add/Remove a Single Office Program or Component
For additional information, please see the following article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
173707 OFF97: How to Run Sample Code from Knowledge Base Articles
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