Microsoft KB Archive/252772
Article ID: 252772
Article Last Modified on 12/6/2000
- Microsoft Word 2000 Standard Edition
This article was previously published under Q252772
When you view the Commands list in the Customize dialog box (on the Tools menu, click Customize), the right-most characters in the command names and macro names are truncated.
NOTE: When you select a Word command instead of a macro, you can click Description to view the full command name. This option is not available when you select a macro.
This problem occurs when the command name or macro name that you select is so long that it is not fully visible in the Commands list.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
Microsoft Word adds additional information to the macro name to provide a fully qualified path to the macro. For example, Word might append a macro called "InsertMergeFields" to "Normal.NewMacros.", so that when it appears in the Commands list, it resembles the following:
Or Word might append a macro called "DoubleSpacingMacro" to "TemplateProject.NewMacros.", so that when it appears in the Commands list, it resembles the following:
The fully qualified macro name appears when you add the macro to a menu or a toolbar button.
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