IE7: Remove Page and Tools Text from Toolbar

   Posted February 22, 2007 by David Kirk in Internet Explorer IE7

The toolbar of IE7 gets very minimal and removes most of the text; however, for some reason, the “page” and “tools” text remains. Here is how to get rid of it.


To me, text on the toolbar seems silly. Why use icons and then include the text too. Here is how to get rid of that residual text.

Before:

After:

Instructions:

1. Open IE7
2. Right-click on a blank area of the toolbar
3. Select Customize Command Bar
4. Select Show Only Icons

ie7_selective_text

 

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David Kirk is one of the original founders of tech-recipes and is currently serving as editor-in-chief. Not only has he been crafting tutorials for over ten years, but in his other life he also enjoys taking care of critically ill patients as an ICU physician.
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