Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Topic A: Customizing the Ribbon
Customizing the Ribbon
A new feature in Word 2010 is the ability to customize the Ribbon. You can add tabs
and groups and then add commands to them, and you can change the order of the tabs.
To customize the Ribbon, click the File tab, click Options, and click Customize Ribbon.
You can also right-click any tab and choose Customize the Ribbon. Either method opens
the Customize the Ribbon page of the Word Options dialog box, shown in Exhibit 5-2.
The tabs and groups, as well as the commands they contain, are listed in the list box on
Rearranging tabs, groups, and commands
To rearrange items, select an item in the Customize the Ribbon list box and click the
Move Up or Move Down buttons. For example, to move the Review tab to the left of
(before) the Mailings tab, select Review and click the Move Up button (the up-pointing
Exhibit 5-2: Customizing the Ribbon