If you're confused by the menus Office 2000 has available, use this lesson for help.

Changing the menu display

Displaying menu commands is a matter of preference. To change the way menus work in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access:

  • Choose ViewactionToolbarsactionCustomize from the menu bar.
  • A Customize dialog box appears.
  • Click the Options tab. Select one of the following check boxes:
    • Show Recently Used Commands First
    • Show Full Menus After a Short Delay
  • Click Close.

Check this outOffice 2000 applications have similar menus. Remember, the menus and menu commands differ slightly because each application performs a different function.

Word menu bar:

Word menubar

Excel menu bar:

Excel menubar

Access menu bar:

Access Menubar