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WD97: Copying Toolbar Does Not Copy Associated Macros

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SYMPTOMS
If you click a button on a toolbar that has been copied from anothertemplate, the button does nothing and no message appears.
CAUSE
When you copy a toolbar from another template using the Organizer, Worddoes not copy the macros associated with the toolbar buttons. When youclick a button in the new template, Word looks for the macro that goeswiththe button and cannot find it.
WORKAROUND
Use the Organizer to copy the original template's macros.

The Organizer allows you to copy items from one template to anothertemplate, from one document to another document, or from one document to atemplate. The Organizer can copy styles, macros, toolbars, and AutoText.

To use the Organizer, on the Tools menu, point to Macro, click Macros, andthen click Organizer.
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Article ID: 196541 - Last Review: 10/11/2013 15:51:45 - Revision: 1.1

Microsoft Word 97 Standard Edition

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