The Mini Toolbar and Live Preview are attributes in Word introduced in Word 2007 as well as continued in Word 2010 and also 2013. They can be useful for fast format as well as to preview possible layouts. Nonetheless, if these functions irritate you, they are easy to disable.
The Mini Toolbar in Word 2013 pops up when you choose message in a paper and also offers quick accessibility to formatting devices.
Live Preview allows you to preview exactly how a details feature, such as style sets, will certainly influence your paper as you hover over the different selections for that feature.
To disable one or both of these attributes in Word 2013, click the FILE tab.
Click Options in the list on the left side of the display.
See to it the General option is chosen on the left side of the Word Options dialog box. In the User Interface options section, select the Show Mini Toolbar on option check box so there is NO check mark in the box to disable the Mini Toolbar. Select the Enable Live Preview check box so it is also vacant to disable this feature. Click OK to approve the modifications as well as shut the Word Options dialog box.
These settings are also readily available in the very same location in Word 2010 and 2007, although the General display on words Options dialog box in Word 2007 is called Popular.
If you discover you require one of these features again, merely open words Options dialog box as well as select the preferred check box again to allow the attribute.