Posted by: Anonymous
on October 11, 2007 02:31 PM
"Calc's arrangement of these options between the Tools and Data menus is not perfect either and seems equally arbitrary, but has the advantage of being familiar to advanced users who want the options, and discoverable by new users"
You're missing the point of the ribbon: to make ALL of the functions available and discoverable by new users. Burying functions in menus is so last century. Having everything you need right in front of you makes it easy to find stuff, and learn new features that have always been there, just hard to find.