Add Office ribbon command to Quick Access Toolbar in Word

In this short tutorial, we will be covering the steps required to add Office Ribbon command to Quick Access Toolbar. Let us see this with an example by adding Show comments command to QAT in Word 2016 & 2013. If you are frequently using Show comments then you can add this as part of QAT instead of accessing the command from Review menu.

Add command to Quick Access Toolbar

Step 1: Click Review menu under Office Ribbon.

Office Ribbon Review menu

Step 2: Navigate to Comments section and right click on Show Comments command.

Add Command to Quick Access Toolbar

Step 3: Select Add to Quick Access Toolbar option from the listed menus. This should add the Show Comments command as part of Quick Access Toolbar.


Removing command from Quick Access Toolbar

Word 2016 & 2013 users can remove a command from QAT by simply right clicking on the command and selecting Remove from Quick Access Toolbar option.


In Category: MS Office, Word 2013, Word 2016

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