The Get Started tab is an Office add-in that includes a selection of free video demos, interactive guides, and online training courses that show you how the Office 2007 programs work and where the Office 2003 commands and buttons appear in the Office 2007 programs. The tab is now available in the following languages in addition to English: Dutch, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.

Download the Get Started tab by clicking the following links for the programs you want. These links lead to articles with instructions for installing and uninstalling the tab.

Note:  Before you install any of these downloads, close the program to which you want to add the tab. For example, close Word, install the Get Started tab for Word, and then open Word again to see the new tab. If you do not see the tab, close the program, and then open it again.

·         Excel 2007 Get Started tab. This add-in adds a Get Started tab to the Microsoft Office Excel 2007 Ribbon. Commands on this tab give you easy access to free content on Office Online that helps you learn Excel 2007 quickly.

·         PowerPoint 2007 Get Started tab.  This add-in adds a Get Started tab to the Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 Ribbon. Commands on this tab give you easy access to free content on Office Online that helps you learn PowerPoint 2007 quickly.

·         Word 2007 Get Started tab. This add-in adds a Get Started tab to the Microsoft Office Word 2007 Ribbon. Commands on this tab give you easy access to free content on Office Online that helps you learn Word 2007 quickly.

For information about the Office Fluent user interface and how to customize it, see the resources on the Microsoft Office Fluent User Interface Resource Center Web site.

- Patty Nicholson