Ms Outlook ribbon is gone

hi,
I am using MS outlook 10.  the ribbon is no longer visible except when I click on the " view menu"  how do I get it back  it almost seems as though a tool bar is not showing it self.
intelogentAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

x
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

James HodgeManaging DirectorCommented:
hello,

Ctrl+F1 will bring the ribbon back, or:

http://www.extendoffice.com/documents/outlook/1739-outlook-show-restore-ribbon.html

Thanks

James
0
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
If the correct answer above does not work for you, try:

1. Office Repair:  Control Panel, Program and Features, click on Office and then Repair.
2. If Repair does not work, make a new, test Windows User Profile (Account). Log into the new Windows Account and test Outlook in the new account. Your windows profile could be damaged.
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
intelogentAuthor Commented:
The office repair is an interesting answer.  i forgot it even exits.
however, James's answer was right on the money for my problem...

so i thank you both.
0
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@intelogent - Thanks for the update and I was happy to help.
0
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Outlook

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.