Topic 2 – Explore the Ribbon and Quick Access Toolbar
Click on the different ribbon tabs to see what type of
groups and commands are located on each one of them.
Click on the dialogue box launcher in the Font group on
the Home ribbon tab to see more options. Close the box. Then, click on the
dialogue box launcher of any other group on any ribbon tab to see the options
that you can use.
Point to any command (e.g. Bold in the Font group on the
Home ribbon tab) to see the screen tip. See whether you can find other screen
tips and shortcuts when you point to different commands on the ribbon.
Select the Drawing Tools sheet in this file, click on the
star and explore the Drawing Tools Format ribbon tab to change the format of
the star. Open the gallery in the Shape Styles group, hover over the options
and note that Live Preview is on to show you the result of the style before you
select it. (Also select the Chart Tools and Picture Tools sheets to explore the
contextual ribbon tabs.)
Use any method to collapse the ribbon to only show the
names of the ribbon tabs. Show the full ribbon again.
Locate the Quick Access Toolbar on
your screen. Use any method to add commands to this toolbar. Remove one of the
commands from the toolbar.