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How to: Change the Order of Tabs on the Ribbon
The information in this topic applies only to the specified Visual Studio Tools for Office projects and versions of Microsoft Office.
Microsoft Office version
For more information, see Features Available by Application and Project Type.
You can change the order of tabs on a Ribbon by using the Tab Collection Editor.
To change the order of tabs on the Ribbon
Select the Ribbon code file (.vb or .cs file) in Solution Explorer.
On the View menu, click Designer.
Right-click the Ribbon Designer, and then click Properties.
In the Properties window, select the Tabs property, and then click the ellipsis button ().
The Tab Collection Editor appears.
In the Tab Collection Editor, in the Members list, select the tab you want to move and click the up or down arrows to change the tab order.
For more information about how to use Collection Editor dialog boxes, see Collection Editor Dialog Box.