Right now I have macros added here (in red). Is it possible to add buttons here via an addin? If so, where would I be adding it?
I don't think this is part of command manager, toolbar or Task Pane is it?
It would be for toolbar for toolbar buttons. There is a VB.Net example in the SOLIDWORKS API Fundamentals training files that you can download.
I am able to create toolbars using this:
2017 SOLIDWORKS API Help - AddToolbar5 Method (ISldWorks)
But this only makes a separate dockable toolbar and doesn't put the icons at the top. Is there a method or example that adds the icons to the top (where you can't just move the toolbar around)?
Once you have your buttons in your own toolbar you can search in the top right corner and drag from there. (my button is named "Macro 1 "here)
Basically, once you defined your own toolbar, Solidworks knows about it and let you customize further.
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