Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
When you’re done customizing the ribbon, click the OK button to save your changes
or click Cancel to keep the user interface as it was before you started this round of
changes. You can also change a ribbon tab, or the entire ribbon, back to the state it
was in when you installed Excel. To restore a single ribbon tab, click the tab you want
to restore, click the Reset button, and then click Reset Only Selected Ribbon Tab. To
restore the entire ribbon, including the Quick Access Toolbar, click the Reset button
and then click Reset All Customizations.
Maximizing Usable Space in the Program Window
You can increase the amount of space available inside the program window by hiding
the ribbon, the formula bar, or the row and column labels.
To hide the ribbon, double-click the active tab label. The tab labels remain visible at the top
of the program window, but the tab content is hidden. To temporarily redisplay the ribbon,
click the tab label you want. Then click any button on the tab, or click away from the tab, to
rehide it. To permanently redisplay the ribbon, double-click any tab label.
Keyboard Shortcut Press Ctrl+F1 to hide and unhide the ribbon.
To hide the formula bar, clear the Formula Bar check box in the Show/Hide group on
the View tab. To hide the row and column labels, clear the Headings check box in the
Show/Hide group on the View tab.
In this exercise, you’ll change your worksheet’s zoom level, zoom in to emphasize a
selected cell range, switch between multiple open workbooks, cascade multiple open
workbooks within the Excel program window, add a button to the Quick Access Toolbar,
and customize the ribbon.
SET UP You need the PackageCounts_start and MisroutedPackages_start workbooks
located in your Chapter01 practice file folder to complete this exercise. Open the
PackageCounts_start and MisroutedPackages_start workbooks, and name them as
PackageCounts and MisroutedPackages , respectively. Then follow the steps.
1. In the MisroutedPackages workbook, in the lower-right corner of the Excel 2010
window, click the Zoom In control five times.
The worksheet’s zoom level changes to 150%.
2. Select cells B2:C11 .
3. On the View tab, in the Zoom group, click the Zoom to Selection button.
Excel displays the selected cells so they ill the program window.