Customizing the Ribbon and toolbars


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Customizing the Ribbon and toolbars

If you're new to PowerPoint 2011, by far the biggest adjustment is the new user interface, specifically the Ribbon that appears across the top. We have different categories, which are indicated by the tabs, always giving you similar functionality group together, making them easier to find so you spend less time looking for functionality and more time actually doing your work. Inside those tabs, you're going to see groups. You'll see group titles across the top. Sometimes, you'll even see extra tabs appear and disappear, depending on what you're working.

This is context-sensitive, so you always have the tools you need when you need them. But the Ribbon itself is customizable. One simple thing we can do, if you want to create a little extra room to work, is to go over to the right-hand side and just click the little button - it looks like an arrow pointing up - to collapse the Ribbon. You'll still see the tabs, and when you need to go there, for example, if you want to ...

Customizing the Ribbon and toolbars
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Customizing the Ribbon and toolbars provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the PowerPoint for Mac 2011 Essential Training

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Business
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PowerPoint for Mac
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