Screen Tips

Microsoft® Project 2010 has improved the Help by developing ScreenTips.

Ribbon View Tab with Group command selected to show the ScreenTip

Quick Access Toolbar and View Label

Standard view showing Quick Access Toolbar and View Label

Frequently used commands can be added to this Quick Access toolbar for added convenience and efficiency.


By clicking on the pull down arrow to the right of the toolbar will allow the customization of the most frequently used to be chosen from the pick list. Additionally More Commands… will open up a dialog box to customize further. This will be covered in a later section.

The View Label is shown towards the left side of the screen. This will list the active view that is being shown i.e. Gantt, Network diagram, Calendar views etc.


Added convenience - Shortcut Menu and Mini toolbar

Standard Gantt view showing both the Mini Toolbar and the Shortcut menu