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Microsoft Word/Back Button after using a hyperlink


martin cohen wrote at 2009-03-25 00:03:25
A little late but: You do not need the Web toolbar. By using the tooltips, I found that "Back" is alt-left arrow and "Forwards" is alt-right-arrow. wrote at 2010-04-05 09:10:35
Goto customize the quick access tool bar ( I tried on VISTA)


[Choose commands from (i)]

Choose all command

Select back comand.

I sruggled a bit to get the back button.

Ian Dalling wrote at 2014-03-11 21:07:31
Solution is to add 'Back' button to the MS Word quick access toolbar. Installation is as follows:

1)   Select drop down menu at end of quick access toolbar.

2)   Select ‘More Commands’.

3)   On left at top, select ‘Commands not in Ribbon’.

4)   Within list on left scroll down to ‘Back’ (back arrow icon) and select.

5)   Click ‘Add’ in middle of screen (‘Back’ will then appear in right-hand list).

6)   Use ‘up arrow’ on extreme right-hand side and repeatedly click until ‘Back is at the top of the list (this ensures that ‘Back’ will appear in top left-hand corner of toolbar when displayed).

7)   Press OK.

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