How to Enable Developer tab in Word 2010

The Developer Tab is very useful Tab in Microsoft Office 2010, It has few useful commands in Microsoft Word 2010. Developer Tab is not visible in the Microsoft Word 2010 ribbon by default. If you want to use any commands from Developer Tab then you have to enable Developer tab in Microsoft Word 2010. If you have switched from Word 2007 to Word 2010 then you will find some change in options to show Developer tab in Word 2010.

Microsoft Word 2010 Icon

How to Add Developer tab in Word 2010

  1. Click on File in upper left corner as seen in image below.Word 2010 File option
  2. Then click on options
  3. Click on Customize Ribbon option.Word 2010 Customize Ribbon
  4. Now, under ‘Customize Ribbon’ tab, use the drop down arrow to select ‘Main Tabs’
  5. Now under Main Tabs, select the check box against the Developer option as seen in above figure.
  6. Now click on OK button

So, this is how you can add Developer tab in Word 2010 Ribbon.


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