Identifying Parts of the Word Window

Familiarize yourself with the Word XP window and the parts of it in this free lesson.

Drop-down menus

Each Office XP program features a menu bar. The menu bar is made up of different menus. Each menu contains commands that enable you to work within the program.

If you have used a previous version of Microsoft Word, you may notice that the menu bar in Word XP operates slightly differently than before.

Word XP uses drop-down menus that initially display commands users most often need.