You cannot delete or replace the Ribbon with the toolbars and menus from earlier versions of Microsoft Office. However, you can minimize the Ribbon to free up space on your screen. To do this, click Ribbon on the View menu to minimize (or maximize) the Ribbon in the application.
If you cannot find a command or a function on the Ribbon, use Help in the application to locate that item.
If you want to turn off the ribbon, including tabs, visit this Microsoft website:
If you want to know more about the ribbon visit this Microsoft website:
Article ID: 2395505 - Last Review: Dec 1, 2011 - Revision: 1