Restore classic Open file dialog – Microsoft is providing a rich experience to users in Microsoft office. But there are some such settings and changes which create difficulty while working in Microsoft office or office 365. Classic Open file dialog is much faster against newly design Open and saves dialog box. Using classic Open file dialog or save file dialog box you can easily save and open your files easily. This method Restore classic Open file dialog works for Microsoft office 2013, Microsoft office 2019, latest Microsoft office versions.
Restore classic Open file dialog for Microsoft office
Restore classic dialog of Open file and Save or Save as is going to discuss now. I am using Microsoft office 2019 for this tutorial. You should Maximize Microsoft Word window to see command and option without any problem.
First of Open Microsoft office 2019 or above Microsoft office 2013.
Click on the File menu, and click on Options
Next, in the left pane, go to the ‘Save’ section to list General Options working with Microsoft office 2013, Microsoft office 2019, latest Microsoft office versions.
check the “Don’t show the Backstage when opening or saving files” checkbox, shown in the figure, click to enlarge the figure
Now let’s test Microsoft office, office 365, MS office, MS word, Microsoft office 2019, Microsoft office 2013, latest Microsoft office anyone which you are using, just press CTRL+S, or press CTRL+O. You will see in both cases such as save a file or open a file classic dialog boxes are displaying. From Microsoft office 2013 Microsoft started to replace those default settings with Backstage settings. The Backstage view is complex and required more CPU processing against the classic dialog box setting. Therefore, Microsoft did not remove the dialog box but override with the Backstage setting, now users can enjoy both setting just to uncheck or check the Don’t show the Backstage when opening or saving files checkbox.