PowerPoint

Embedding workbooks in PowerPoint

September 3, 2019 Categorized in: PowerPoint

If you just copy data from Excel to PowerPoint, it will simply paste a table into PowerPoint that neither links it to the original data nor pastes an Excel object.

PowerPoint’s newest features

May 2, 2019 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Unless you keep up on the latest and greatest on each of your Office apps, you might be surprised that features we’ve wanted (or wanted to be easier) are now part of the version you’re already using!
How can I “sharpen up” a PowerPoint template? … Is there any way to animate a spinning globe precisely? … How can I apply a precise color to an object?
Save time and tweaking by creating slide masters that adjust to whatever projection situation you encounter.

Try a new transition feature in PowerPoint

December 3, 2018 Categorized in: PowerPoint

PowerPoint (Office365 and 2019) has a wonderful new feature called “Morph.”

PowerPoint peeves: 3 solutions

October 1, 2018 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Extra Slide Masters … From 4:3 to 16:9 troubles … Duplicate and overlapping decks
In Word we have Track Changes. We even have that feature in Excel. But what about PowerPoint?
Here are a few tips to provide a value-added resource, not a throw-away stack of paper.

Change your slide size in PowerPoint

October 3, 2016 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Depending upon the projectors or platforms in which you deliver presentations, it might be advantageous to shift from the 4:3 to the 16:9 slide size.

3 PowerPoint habits to eliminate

November 20, 2015 Categorized in: PowerPointPresentations

Strategic communications advisor Stephanie Scotti is ready for bad PowerPoints to be eliminated from the workplace. She offers three solutions to help break this pattern.

PowerPoint: Why SlideMasters?

October 7, 2015 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Q. I’m always customizing my slides even though I use a SlideMaster. Why should I even bother with a SlideMaster?

9 ways to become a PowerPoint pro

November 5, 2014 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Take these quick tips from writer Joseph Hindy and elevate your presentations.

YouTube videos in PowerPoint

November 4, 2014 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Q. Can I have a video from YouTube in my presentation and have it play automatically?