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When you reset a menu on a built-in menu bar using Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications code, none of the menu items are available.
This problem can occur after deleting a built-in menu from a built-in menu bar, adding it back to the built-in menu bar, and then using the Reset method to attempt to restore the built-in menu back to its default settings.
To work around this issue, choose one of the following methods.
WARNING: Using either of these methods will reset all custom menus and menu items on the specified menu bar.
Method 1: Use the Customize Toolbar dialog box
Method 2: Use Visual Basic for Applications codeMicrosoft provides programming examples for illustration only, without warranty either expressed or implied. This includes, but is not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. This article assumes that you are familiar with the programming language that is being demonstrated and with the tools that are used to create and to debug procedures. Microsoft support engineers can help explain the functionality of a particular procedure. However, they will not modify these examples to provide added functionality or construct procedures to meet your specific requirements.
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in the Microsoft products listed at the beginning of this article. We are researching this problem and will post new information here in the Microsoft Knowledge Base as it becomes available.
For more information about command bars, click the Office Assistant while in a module, type CommandBars click Search, and then click to view "CommandBars Collection Object."
NOTE: If the Assistant is hidden, click the Office Assistant button on the Standard toolbar. If Microsoft Help is not installed on your computer, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
120802For more information about obtaining help with Visual Basic for Applications, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/120802/ )Office: How to Add/Remove a Single Office Program or Component
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/163435/ )Programming resources for Visual Basic for Applications
Article ID: 172967 - Last Review: January 20, 2007 - Revision: 5.6