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Bugs found in Microsoft Ribbon for WPF

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 07, 2010    Points: 0   Category :WPF


Where can I report bugs for the Microsoft Ribbon for WPF?

The bugs I currently want to report are...

1) Adding a submenu to a RibbonApplicationMenuItem or RibbonApplicationSplitMenuItem shows large images, but uses the small image 16x16 to render a 32x32 image, which makes the image look very ugly.

2) It does not seem to be possible to use a large image, 32x32, in a RibbonMenuItem, control template is locked to 16x16.

3) An InRibbonGalleryControl would be really nice!


Is there a workaround for these bugs?

When will an update of the Microsoft Ribbon for WPF be available?



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