Share your Customization in MS Excel

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Once you have your ribbon customized perfectly and want everyone else to have the same, it’s a very easy task to share with your colleagues.

Follow the steps below to learn how:

  1. Right-click your Ribbon and select Customize the Ribbon.
  2. Just below the the list box to the right, select Import/Export | Export All Customizations.
  3. Browse to a folder and name your customization file. The file type will be .exportedUI.
  4. Click OK.
  5. In Windows Explorer, find the exported .exported UI file and copy it to a colleague’s comuputer.
  6. On your colleague’s computer, repeat  step one and two above.
  7. Select to Import All customizations.
  8. Find your file.
  9. Click OK.

Should you later change your mind, that is a very easy task as well:

  • Right-click your Ribbon and select Customize the Ribbon.
  • Just below the list box on the right, select Rest | Reset All customizations.
  • Click OK.

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Carol Bratt

Carol holds A+, MCP, and MOS computer certifications and is the resident DCT Office expert. She trains the staffs of small law firms in the use of Microsoft Office applications and has authored many books covering Microsoft Office as well as written articles for Infopackets, TechnoLawyer, and Digital Harbor. For more Microsoft Office tips visit Carol's Corner Office or follow Carol on FaceBook and Twitter.

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