Minimize Ribbons

Microsoft Word 2010

If preferred you can minimize ribbons so that they do not take up as much screen real estate, e.g.

File Ribbon Home Ribbon Insert Ribbon Page Layout Ribbon References Ribbon Mailings Ribbon Review Ribbon View Ribbon Developer Ribbon Ribbons (all)Minimize Ribbon Cut Copy Paste Clipboard Formatting Text Bulletting Paragraphs Numbering Paragraphs Outline Numbering Indenting Paragraphs Format Painter Show/Hide Non Printing Characters Paragraph Alignment Indents and Spacing Borders and Shading Styles Paragraph Formatting Find Replace Selecting Sorting Text Quick Access Bar Close Document Quick Access Bar File Tab Home Ribbon Insert Ribbon Page Layout Ribbon References Ribbon Mailings Ribbon Review Ribbon View Ribbon Developer Ribbon Ribbons (all)

If you minimize your ribbons, simply click on a ribbon title in the ribbon bar to display the ribbon options/buttons.

Turn Minimize Ribbon On

  1. With any ribbon displayed, click your right mouse button on any button in the ribbon.
  2. Choose Minimize the Ribbon.

Turn Minimize Ribbon Off

  1. Click on any ribbon title to display the ribbon.
  2. With any ribbon displayed, click your right mouse button on any button in the ribbon.
  3. Choose Minimize the Ribbon.

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