Ribbon Styles

The Ribbon Control supports four styles that differ in appearance as well as behavior. To apply a style to a Ribbon Control, use the RibbonControl.RibbonStyle property.

NOTE

The RibbonControl.RibbonStyle property described in this topic is not related to the System.Windows.Style property and has a different purpose.

Office Slim

The Ribbon style inspired by the ribbon UI introduced in Microsoft "Office Universal" apps.

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Tablet Office

Style inspired by the Ribbon control in MS Office for iPad.

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Office 2010 Ribbon Control

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To implement an application menu found in MS Office 2010, use the BackstageViewControl. Assign a BackstageViewControl to the RibbonControl.ApplicationMenu property. See the Backstage View topic to learn more.

Office 2007 Ribbon Control

This style emulates the Ribbon used in Microsoft Office 2007.

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To implement an application menu found in MS Office 2007, use the ApplicationMenu. Assign an ApplicationMenu to the RibbonControl.ApplicationMenu property. See the Application Menu topic to learn more.