Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Work with the Ribbon
Minimize the Ribbon
1 Double-click a tab name.
The Ribbon is minimized.
2 Double-click the tab name again
to maximize the Ribbon.
Is there a way I can keep the Ribbon minimized?
Yes. You can keep the Ribbon minimized and click a tab when you
need to use a command. Follow these steps:
1 Right-click a tab on the Ribbon.
2 Click Minimize the Ribbon .
The program’s Ribbon is minimized at the top of the screen.
To use a Ribbon while it is minimized, simply click the tab containing the tools that
you want to access to reveal it.