How To Make Excel Taskbar R Show In Excel 2013

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When I first started using Excel 2013, I struggled with finding the “Taskbar R” feature. It took some time and a bit of exploration, but I finally figured it out. In this article, I’ll guide you through the steps to make the Excel Taskbar R show in Excel 2013.

Locating the Taskbar R in Excel 2013

First things first, to enable the Taskbar R in Excel 2013, you’ll need to navigate to the Ribbon. The Ribbon is the strip of icons and buttons located at the top of your Excel window.

Find the “File” tab in the top left corner of the Ribbon and click on it. This will open the File menu.

Next, select “Options” at the bottom of the File menu. This will open the Excel Options window.

In the Excel Options window, click on “Customize Ribbon” on the left-hand side.

Scroll through the list of Main Tabs and make sure the “Developer” option is checked. If it’s not, check the box next to “Developer” to enable it.

Click “OK” to save the changes and close the Excel Options window.

Enabling the Taskbar R

Now that the Developer tab is enabled, you’ll be able to access the Taskbar R. Look for the Developer tab on the Ribbon, and click on it to reveal its options.

Within the Developer tab, you should see the “Taskbar R” icon. Click on this icon to enable the Taskbar R in Excel 2013.


Voila! You’ve successfully enabled the Taskbar R in Excel 2013. I hope this guide helped you navigate through the process. Now that you have the Taskbar R at your disposal, you can take advantage of its features and enhance your Excel experience.