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Windows 7: Microsoft Office 2007 ribbon too big

26 May 2013   #1
lastvelocirapto

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Microsoft Office 2007 ribbon too big

I just reinstalled my microsoft office and now the ribbon is bigger than normal
Anyone know how can I make it smaller again? thanks




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26 May 2013   #2
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Hi there .... The link below might be of some help .... It wont make the ribbon smaller but will hide it.

Maximize Space by "Auto-Hiding" the Ribbon in Office 2007
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26 May 2013   #3
lastvelocirapto

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

But that doesn't really solve it though, it worked before
(I tried reinstalling it again, but still large...)
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02 Jun 2013   #4
jimbo45

Linux CENTOS 7 / various Windows OS'es and servers
 
 

Hi there
try re-setting the Menu size in the Display options -- right mouse click on the desktop, choose personalize and then choose menus from the bottom option. (Done from the WINDOWS desktop -- not from Office itself).

Example screenshot

Cheers
jimbo


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02 Jun 2013   #5
lastvelocirapto

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

hmmm, so I messed around with the display settings a bit (changing the text size and stuff), and somehow it is fixed now
still not sure what caused it lol

thanks for the help :)
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