American tech conglomerate Microsoft has began to roll out a brand new Workplace UI for its customers this week. The visible replace was initially introduced earlier this yr and went into testing over the summer time.
Now it is beginning to roll out to all Workplace 365 and Workplace 2021 customers, in keeping with The Verge. This new Workplace UI is designed to match the visible modifications in Home windows 11, and it features a extra rounded look to the Workplace ribbon bar, with some delicate tweaks to the buttons all through Phrase, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
It is a comparatively easy refresh, and Workplace will now match the darkish or gentle theme that you simply set inside Home windows. The brand new-look may be toggled on or off utilizing the Coming Quickly megaphone icon within the prime right-hand nook of Phrase, Excel, PowerPoint, or OneNote.
Many of the design modifications are delicate, however Microsoft has teased extra dramatic modifications to its Workplace UI, which included shifting towards extra of a command bar as an alternative of the standard ribbon interface.
As per The Verge, it is nonetheless anticipated to see these modifications seem within the Net and cell variations of Workplace first, and Microsoft did say final yr that its larger Workplace UI modifications may take a yr or two to roll out.