Open the File menu in Excel 2010 and you might be shocked to see that it takes up 100% of your screen real estate. This new panel is called the Backstage view and represents a significant development effort in Office 2010.
Microsoft added the Ribbon to Excel 2007 to make working in your spreadsheet easier. Microsoft describes the typical WYSIWYG interaction model for a command such as bolding a cell as follows:
• Scan the worksheet.
• See something you want to change.
• Find the command.
• Use the command.
• See the results on the page.
All the commands on the Home, Insert, Page Layout, Formulas, Data, Review, and View tabs of the Ribbon are commands that you ...