Show the menu bar in Internet Explorer

The menu bar can be turned on or off in Internet Explorer. Here's how to display the menu bar if it is turned off.

To display the menus temporarily

  1. Open Internet Explorer by clicking the Start button Picture of the Start button. In the search box, type Internet Explorer, and then, in the list of results, click Internet Explorer.

  2. Press Alt.

To display the menus permanently

  1. Open Internet Explorer by clicking the Start button Picture of the Start button. In the search box, type Internet Explorer, and then, in the list of results, click Internet Explorer.

  2. Click the Tools button, point to Toolbars, and then click Menu Bar.

Note

  • To turn the menu bar off again, repeat the steps above.