Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

Minimizing Ribbon -- ALL apps not just Office

  1. #1

    Hafnarfjörður IS
    Posts : 4,376
    Linux Centos 7, W8.1, W7, W2K3 Server W10

    Minimizing Ribbon -- ALL apps not just Office

    Hi there
    Please note that if you want to minimize the Menu Ribbon whether it's MS Office or Windows explorer (the large Ribbon uses a lot of screen Real estate on things like Netbooks) remember the CTRL-F1 key combo works for Non MS Office apps too like Windows explorer.


      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Posts : 22,578
    64-bit Windows 10

    Hello Jimbo,

    Yep, and here are some other options to turn the ribbon bar on and off.

    Windows Explorer - Minimize the Ribbon in Windows 8
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Minimizing Ribbon -- ALL apps not just Office
Related Threads
While using Internet Explorer in desktop mode I can browse for a few seconds and then the program disappears. It may reappear in a few minutes or sometime not at all. It is most annoying. Also my taskbar has disappeared and won't pop up when I put the cursor at the bottom of the screen. The...
RocketDock Minimizing in Software and Apps
I know how to use the built in minimizing feature, but would like to change it. I would like to have it so when a window is minimized it is minimized to the icon already there for it, like it does on the taskbar. I don't want it to create a separate icon off to the right for every minimized window....
Read more at: Microsoft Office Web Apps to be renamed 'Office Online'? | ZDNet
Read more at source: Bing rolls out five apps for Office 365 and Office 2013 | Microsoft - CNET News
Read more at source: Microsoft's new Office Web Apps to roll out to Office 365 users in late October | ZDNet
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook