With Office 2010 the circle 'office button' in the upper left of all applications is replaced with a simple 'File' button that opens the Backstage.
Click the 'File' button the Backstage takes over the full application window.
The Backstage i… more »
Here is my sample slide:
I decide the logo, on the master slide, needs to be moved down for more content area.
When go to VIEW >> SLIDE MASTER and try to move the logo I cannot click and select it.
Because the master slide view opened… more »
PPT 2010 now displays each presentation in its own instance of the application. What does this mean?
Here is a real world example (eg. my current project), where I have 2 screens and a separate presentation for each. In designing I need to view the p… more »
In the lower right corner are the shortcut buttons to change the view (normal, edit, slide show - and reading in PPT 2010), plus the zoom tools.
In my sample I am in the Slide Sorter view:
If I want to edit an individual slide, I select the… more »
In PPT 2007 the QAT (Quick Access Toolbar) was the only customization option for the ribbon. In PPT 2010 the ability to customize the ribbons has been added, but the QAT is still the best resource for having always needed tools always available.
Her… more »
While much of the interface is the same as PPT 2007, some items are new - especially in the Backoffice area.
To view the file properties:
File >> Info >> Right side
To edit the File Properties there are 2 options, both accessible by clicking '… more »
Inserting a video with PowerPoint 2010 starts the same as PPT 2007. Insert >> Video >> Video From File.
And we still get the same dialog window to choose the video to insert. But the drop down menu is now very important.
If 'Insert' is selec… more »
Selective use of the reflection tool for text can make slide layouts very dynamic. But why does the upper text have a gap and the lower text does not?
There are 3 preset gap options, but both samples here have the same setting (zero gap).
Th… more »
Using the previous posts sample here is how I set up the animation on the slide.
Here is the sample slide:
Here is the Animation Pane for the slide:
1. Text Box = Entrance animation - Expand - On-click (for each level) - Fast
2. Divider… more »
Lots of slides have a few main points, like this example:
I like to add a simple divider line as a visual break between each line. And I create it in PowerPoint using a simple gradient fill. So my sample slide looks like this:
To create the… more »
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