Attached is a sample of a custom control for access. The XShortcutBAR is a control that mimics the menu bar the likes of MS Outlook 2003.
This could be used to replace the switchboard... This is a sample and it does not reflect the most up-to-date control, which consists of classes. And it's object oriented...
Please not that this is not a drag-n-drop solution, it's merely a starting point that you can build from
See screenshots below:
If you have any questions, post with the same title...