Activate the Developer Tab

If you can’t see the Developer tab in the Ribbon:

  • Click the File tab and select Options.

    Activate Developer Tab 1

    File tab, Options section (click to enlarge)

  • Select Customize Ribbon.
  • Click the down arrow under Choose commands from and choose Main Tabs.
  • Check the box to the left of Developer.
  • Click OK.

    Activate Developer Tab 2

    Check the Developer box to activate the tab (click to enlarge)