Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Today we are constantly living with tabs. How did we do without them?
Tabs in our browsers allow us to have more than one site open at a time. Tabs in other programs such as our text editors allow us to work on more than one document at a time. Or tabs allow us to have one document open as a reference while writing another.
Office Tab is a handy add-on that allows you to have tabs in any version of Microsoft Office. It also works in Excel and Powerpoint.
For the reasons mentioned above, I have found it very helpful. Switching documents is so simple, and fast. The download is only a few meg. and it installs in less than a minute. It integrates so well with the program you will think it was always there.
There is a paid version for additional program use such as Publisher and Access, but the free version will suit most users.
If you use Word and Excel a lot, and like to have more than one document open at a time, you might want to check it out.
Clicking on the ‘x’ or centre clicking will close the tab.
Opening another document will open it in a new tab.
Click the tab to change documents or
For us keyboard types, CTRL+Tab changes tabs
There are many other useful things on the ExtendOffice site you may find useful.
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