Re: Anyone Figured Out How to Set Menu Image in Feature Pack?

"Jonathan Wood" <>
Wed, 8 Oct 2008 22:56:11 -0600
On further inspection, I was able to figure out how to use this method.
However, as suspected, it doesn't seem to affect the ribbon bar. Thanks.

Jonathan Wood
SoftCircuits Programming

"Bogdan" <> wrote in message

"Jonathan Wood" <> wrote in message


Many "feature pack" ribbon elements can have a menu attached. If such a
menu contains a command with the same ID as an existing ribbon element,
the image associated with that element is displayed in the menu next to
that command.

My problem is that I can't seem to find a way to tell the frameworks what
image is to be associated with my menu command without creating a ribbon
element with the same ID.

Has anyone figured out how to show an image in a ribbon element menu
without also duplicating the command ID in another ribbon element on the
same ribbon?

That wasn't easy to explain. Hope it made sense.



I'm not sure if I got your question right but see if
CMFCToolBar::AddToolBarForImageCollection() will do what you are after. A
toolbar resource allows you to associate images with IDs. After loading
it your menu with matching IDs should display the images present in the


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