Getting with PowerPoint

The PowerPoint Environment

The Title Bar

The Ribbon

The “File” Tab and Backstage View

The Quick Access Toolbar

Touch Mode

The Scroll Bars, Presentation View Buttons, Zoom Slider, Status Bar, Mini Toolbar

Keyboard Shortcuts

Creating Basic Presentations

Opening Presentations, Closing Presentations

Creating New Presentations, Saving Presentations

Recovering Unsaved Presentations

Inserting New Slides, Applying Slide Layouts

Sharing Presentations

Using the “Save & Send” Features

Working with PowerPoint File Formats

Using Presentation Views

Normal View, Slide Sorter View, Notes Page View, Slide Show View, Reading View

Using Text

Adding Text to Slides

Basic Object Manipulation

Font Formatting

Paragraph Formatting

Applying Custom Bullets and Numbering

Using Tabs

Setting Text Options

Using Pictures

Inserting Online Pictures

Inserting Clip Art and Pictures

Basic Graphic Manipulation

Using Picture Tools

Using the Format Picture Task Pane

Fill & Line Settings, Effects Settings, Size & Properties Settings

Picture Settings, The Format Picture Dialog Box, The Format Picture Dialog Box

Using SmartArt

Inserting and Manipulating SmartArt, Formatting SmartArt

Printing Your Presentation

Changing Slide Size

Using Page Setup

Setting the Slide Header and Footer

Using Print Preview


Applying Animation

Adding Slide Transition Animation

Adding Object Animation

Adding Custom Animation

Drawing Objects

Inserting Shapes

Formatting Shapes

Inserting WordArt

Inserting Video and Sound

Inserting Videos

Inserting Audio

Animating Multimedia Playback

Recording a Sound

Using Themes

Applying Themes

Creating Custom Color Schemes

Creating Custom Font Schemes

Customizing the Slide Background

Setting Up the Presentation

Setting Up the Slide Show

Recording Narration

Rehearsing Timings

Applying Actions

Inserting Actions, Inserting Hyperlinks

Inserting Charts, Tables, and Objects

Inserting Charts

Inserting Tables

Inserting Objects

Setting PowerPoint Options

Setting PowerPoint Options