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The Ribbon contains most of the features you will use when creating a document. The Ribbon is organized into different tabs, each tab contains features relevant to that tabs title

 

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The Home tab contains all the items you will use the most when creating a document, such as font styles, font sizes, paragraph styles, numbering, bullets as well as basic tools such as cut, copy and paste and find/replace

 

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The Insert tab contains options to insert tables, pictures, drawings as well as page breaks, headers/footers and other elements such as date/time, signatures etc

 

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The Design tab contains options for document formatting, effects, colours, themes and page backgrounds

 

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The Page Layout tab contains options to alter page size, margins and general layout settings for items on the page

 

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The References tab contains options to insert table of contents, footnotes and citations

 

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The Mailings tab has all the options relating to creating envelopes, labels and performing mail merge

 

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The Review tab contains items to proof (spellcheck etc) your document as well as tracking changes, protecting your document and the ability to start drawing (inking) if using a tablet device

 

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The View tab contains options for changing the current view, zooming in/out and rulers/guidelines etc

 

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The Outlining tab appears when you select Outline on the View tab and gives you access to outline tools

 

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The Blog Post tab appears if you create a new blog post document and allows you to format and upload your blog