Show the Developer tab
You should display the Developer tab when you want to write macros, run macros that you previously recorded, or create applications to use with Microsoft Office programs. Do the following:
- On the File tab, click the Options button:
- Right-click in any tab (ribbon) and choose Customize the Ribbon... in the popup menu:
2. In the Word Options dialog box, on the Customize Ribbon tab, in the left column, check the Developer tab:
3. Click OK.
For more details, see Creating Your Own Menu.