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Customising the Ribbon

Show/Hide tabs

Click the images/13i150.png tool button to the right of the Quick Access Toolbar then click More Commands.

You can also right-click on a Ribbon tab and then click the Customize the Ribbon option.

If necessary, select the Customize the Ribbon category in the Word Options dialogue box that appears.

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Open the Customize the Ribbon list and then click one of the options available depending of the tabs you want to view in the area below the list: All Tabs, Main Tabs or Tool Tabs. By default, only main tabs are visible in the list.

The Tool Tabs are the contextual tabs that appear in the Ribbon only when certain items are selected in the document. For example, when an image is selected you see an extra tab named Format. This tab disappears from the Ribbon when the image is not selected any more.

To see groups contained in a tab, click the images/i88.png button linked to the tab concerned. Conversely, click the images/i89.png button to hide groups in a tab.

To view a tab in the Ribbon, click the checkbox to the left of its name.

To hide a tab from the Ribbon, uncheck the box to the left of its name.

By default, only the Developer tab is not displayed in the Ribbon.

Click OK to apply the changes.

Create a new tab/new group

Right-click on a Ribbon tab and then click the Customize the Ribbon option.

Open the Customize the Ribbon list and then click one of the proposed options depending on which tabs you want to see in the area below the list.

To add a new tab, select the one below which you want to create a new tab, and then click ...