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When you use the ALT+TAB key combination (to switch between open programs) the Microsoft Office Shortcut Bar may not be activated. Similarly, the Office Shortcut Bar may not appear on the Microsoft Windows 95 taskbar.
If either of the following conditions are true, you cannot use the ALT+TAB key combination or the Windows taskbar to access the Office Shortcut Bar:
This behavior is by design of Microsoft Office. When you cannot use the ALT+TAB key combination or the Windows 95 taskbar to activate the Office Shortcut Bar you can easily access it another way.
Article ID: 136163 - Last Review: September 27, 2013 - Revision: 1.1