Microsoft PowerPoint

Opening PowerPoint Quickly
This method can be used for any application in Windows.  This example shows how to use this method to open PowerPoint very quickly. Press the Windows ke...
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 3:12 PM
How do I add a picture to my presentation?
To create a slide with a picture: On the Home tab in the Slides group, click the New Slide drop-down arrow. From the Slides menu, click the Title a...
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 at 10:50 AM
How do I omit the background graphics when printing a presentation for handouts?
To make it easier to read a presentation handout, you may want to omit the background graphics.  Select the Design tab. Check the Hide Background G...
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 3:13 PM
Can I copy the slides from one presentation to another?
Yes you can!  Follow the steps below: Position your cursor where you wish to add the slides into your new presentation, then click the Insert tab. ...
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 3:13 PM
How can I blank out a screen during a PowerPoint presentation?
Press B on your keyboard for a blank, BLACK screen.  Press B again to return to your presentation. Press W on your keyboard for a blank, WHITE screen.  P...
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 3:14 PM
How can I change the default working folder in PowerPoint?
 To set a default file location in PowerPoint: Click File Click Options in the bottom right Click Save on the left side Under Save Presentati...
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 3:14 PM
What is the file extension for PowerPoint 2010 presentations?
 The default file extension for PowerPoint 2007 and later is .pptx.
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 3:14 PM
How can I change the height of a text box in PowerPoint?
 Right-click on the text box then click Format Shape In the format Shape Dialog box click Text Box Select Do Not Autofit Click Close
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 3:15 PM
How do I add text to a blank slide?
Text is added to a PowerPoint slide using a text box: On the Insert tab, click Text Box Position your cursor at the location you'd like to ins...
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 3:35 PM
I don't want to advance slides manually during my presentation. How can I create a timed slide show?
 To create a times slide show: From the Slide Show tab, in the Set Up subgroup, click Rehearse Timings - your first slide will appear, along with a cl...
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 3:35 PM