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OfficeGetting Started with the new user interface

Ribbon interface

Outlook iconGetting Started with Outlook 2010

word iconGetting Started with Word 2010

excel iconGetting Started with Excel 2010

PowerPoint iconGetting Started with PowerPoint 2010

Visio 2010 IconGetting Started with Visio 2010


More Resources

New file formats in Office 2010 and compatibility with previous versions.



Where's it gone?

If you do nothing else, use the interactive command guides for each of the applications. They show you where the 2003 commands have moved to.

Interactive Command Guides

Transition to the Office Ribbon

Quick Start

Office 2010 Migration guides

Did you Know ... in Office 2010 (pdf)


What's New?

What’s New in Outlook 2010

What’s New in Word 2010

What's New in Excel 2010

What's New in PowerPoint 2010



  • Date: November 2012
  • Last reviewed: November 2012