The ribbon is a user interface concept first introduced in Microsoft Office 2007. It is, in essence, a tabbed set of toolbars.

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Is there a way to configure Currency or Accounting dropdown in Number Ribbon?

Is there any way to configure the list of currencies showed in the Ribbon (see screen shot)? My most used currency, $, is not available in the default list and I can't found out how to modify this ...
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Word as editor in Outlook 2010

Word is the default editor for Outklook messages. How can I make the Word ribbons (which may include custom functions) visible when editing a message?
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Excel 2010: Home tab is blank

A user on our network has somehow managed to empty out their home tab in Excel. I've not had much luck finding a fix on Google. Does anyone have any ideas how to fix this? The tab cannot be ...
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In Microsoft Office Outlook 2010, how can I manually purge mails that are marked for deletion in IMAP folders?

As described in the header I can not find the button for purging mails manually that I have marked for deletion in an IMAP folder. The Problem only occours in Outlook 2010
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Laptop Boots, Then Immediately Shuts Off Samsung NP540U3C-A0U3B

Ok quick story, I was given this laptop to work on due to the trackpad mouse not working. At this point the laptop came on and worked other then the built in mouse pad. Basic troubleshooting began, I ...
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Outlook 2010 Removing Custom Ribbon Groups

My outlook keeps deleting all custom groups that I created for my ribbon. The groups last about 24 hours, not even. Sometimes it happens twice a day, but it randomly removes a custom group. Does ...
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How to create a custom “Shapes” menu in Powerpoint

By the "Shapes Menu," I mean the menu that you get to from the ribbon by going to Home -> Shapes. I would like to either: Choose my own shapes for within the Shapes menu, including changing the ...
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customize access 2010 Ribbon

I have notice Microsoft provide 2 verions of guildline to customize Access Ribbon, one for version 2007, other for 2010. http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/access-help/customize-the-ribbon-HA010211415....
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Powerpoint 2010: Reapply last text color with keyboard / Default action with ribbon hotkeys

In Powerpoint 2010 one can click the text-color chooser to reapply the last color selected. However, when navigating to it with the ribbon hotkeys – in the German version [Alt], R, F, B – the color-...
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Windows 8 Start Screen ribbon mysteriously replaced by context menu, how to reverse?

When I first set up Windows 8 (core edition) on my desktop PC, it showed the following behavior when I right-clicked a start screen tile: It was possible to right-click multiple tiles and use the ...
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Add “New Journal entry” to “Home (Mail)” ribbon tab in Outlook 2013

In Outlook 2010, I had a custom group in my Home (Mail) tab on the ribbon, which had (among other commands) "New Journal entry" in it. Everything worked fine. I had to upgrade to Outlook 2013, and ...
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Sharepoint non-site setting to always show ribbon?

Our office is slowly shifting sites to 2013 from 2010. It seems they're setting the site settings such that the ribbon is hidden, but expandable, by default. Is there a way I can tell Sharepoint I ...
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Can I have my Individual custom fonts selection in Ribbon?

I would like to select some custom fonts for my PowerPoint Presentations. I have a long list of fonts installed in my system (many google fonts). Can I create my own Tab, and add individual fonts in ...
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Dell 5523 very dim screen

I've got a Dell 5523 15z laptop recently from my friend. Unfortunately he had spilled juice on it. When I got it was not turning on. After few days I'm able to boot it in windows 8.1 The problem is ...
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What's the easiest way to distribute ribbon customizations to a mass amount of users?

I want to remove a specific button from displaying in the Outlook 2010 toolbar/ribbon. I've already made the change on an individual machine and it seems to work fine. How can I distribute a change ...
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Excel 2010 - how do you clear a RibbonX dropDown control?

I'm struggling to clear a dropDown selection via VBA code in Excel 2010. The reason I want to do this is because the onAction event doesn't fire if you click the same item consecutively without ...
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Certain tabs in Word ribbon cannot be selected

for some reason I can't access the tabs tables, charts and smart art in word. the other tabs work fine these are just "grayed out" and inaccessible. Thoughts?
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add custom Ribbon XML to XLSX file

How can I add a ribbon xml file to the xlsx file (archive)? I would like to show a custom ribbon each time I open a certain workbook (xlsx file) without sharing a add-in etc. I seems somehow possible ...