Master Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 the Easy Way

Become an expert at the world's most popular presentation software.
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  • Lectures 80
  • Length 6 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 4/2016 English

Course Description

Discover the Powerful Features of This Popular Program

  • Have complete control over your presentation's information
  • Now have professional presentations for job or project
  • Quickly create top-notch visuals for your audiences
  • Feel confident and show off your new powerful slides
  • Get all of the new tools to master presentation management
  • Effortlessly add text, graphics, audio, video, charts, tables and SmartArt to your slides
  • 6 hours of professional video with over 70 individual lessons that make everything clearer and easy to remember
  • Practice what you learned with included exercise files

Use This New Course to Easily Create Beautiful Presentations

PowerPoint 2016 is by far the most popular presentation program in the world as it allows users to create, edit, and show illustrative presentations with the help of attention-grabbing slides. This crash course explains how you can combine the text, 3-D graphics, and multi-media to support your presentation-making needs. Using PowerPoint as a presentation tool is the way to go.

Do you need some visual impact? Well, look no further. Because this course can show you how to take this program and make it do just that. In fact, making your presentation more interesting through the use of multi-media can only help improve your audience's focus. PowerPoint 2016 allows you to use your choice of images, audio clips, and videos to help you get your points across. These important sound effects and visual cues can also help a presenter like yourself, be more improvisational, and interactive, all of which is a very beneficial thing. This course essentially shows you why PowerPoint 2016 is the best and most complete presentation package available. It gives you 80 individual video tutorials that are quite in-depth. It also has exercise files so that you can practice the lessons you've learned.

Everything you need is here so that you can learn how to produce a nice and professional-looking presentation. Once everything is finished, you can begin to prepare your talk. In fact, even if it went well but someone missed your presentation, you could still have them view it online at a time that's convenient for them. Simply upload your presentation to YouTube with everything featured in your work, including all of the slides, commentary, and transitions.

So, whether you need processing, outlining, drawing, graphing, or more elaborate presentation management tools - it's all covered in this easy-to-understand course. You can not only create and modify your own presentations, but gain mastery on it eventually, too. All that is needed on your part is a little practice.

Overview and Contents

PowerPoint 2016 can be used in a number of different yet effective ways to communicate with your audience. Slides are completely customizable. Depending on your approach, you may want to have a presentation that's text-heavy, image-heavy, or some combination of both. Combining the two tends to give your listeners the benefit of both visual aids and notes all at the same time.

PowerPoint 2016 also comes with many new features such as the brand-new transition type, Morph, that can help users make animations, transitions, and object movements across your slides. Pretty neat, right? This course covers that and so much more. It also shows you how to make presentations with alternative forms, styles, and custom layouts which are used by working professionals, teachers, students, medical practitioners, politicians, and countless others. They see the value in this unique course on PowerPoint 2016 as they want to know how to use it to quickly showcase their information and data.

Perfect for those who are looking for a comprehensive and organized method to presentations. Great for those that want to add value to lectures, make more compelling speeches, or enhance studies and reports. So, what are you waiting for now? If you want to learn how to use the latest version of PowerPoint, then this is for you. At the completion of this course, you will have more knowledge, better skills, and be fully prepared to use PowerPoint 2016 for every single one of your complex presentation needs.

* Includes exercise files to practice what you’ve learned.

What are the requirements?

  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2016

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Practice what you learned with included exercise files
  • Discover new features in PowerPoint 2016
  • Learn presentation tips for an effective presentation
  • Discover how to format text on a PowerPoint slide
  • Learn how to insert shapes, graphics and pictures to add some "zing" to your presentation
  • Add charts, graphs and tables to present information in a non-text format
  • Wow your audience by adding animations, audio and video
  • Discover practical tips to present your presentation to your audience
  • Learn time saving techniques including how to copy slides, and exporting your presentation
  • Customize PowerPoint for greater productivity by customizing the Microsoft Office Ribbon

What is the target audience?

  • Users new to Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 and those upgrading from previous software versions
  • Anyone who wants to learn how to give effective presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Beginners who wants to master PowerPoint

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Curriculum

Section 1: Course Introduction
Welcome and Overview
Preview
02:09
IMPORTANT - Read this to ensure the best video quality!
Article
Course exercise files
Article
New Features in PowerPoint 2016
Preview
07:57
New features in PowerPoint 2016 for MAC
Preview
04:19
Section 2: Overview
Navigate a PowerPoint Presentation
Preview
07:42
Overview of the Desktop Screen and Views
09:52
Exercise 01
00:35
Section 3: Getting Started
Presentation Tips and Guidelines
Preview
06:12
Creating a New Presentation
02:58
Working with Slides
07:00
Saving a Presentation
02:54
Exercise 02
01:30
Section 3 - Quiz
6 questions
Section 4: Text and Bullet Editing Options
Formatting Text
Preview
10:27
Working with Bullets
09:03
Exercise 03
01:18
Section 4 - Quiz
4 questions
Section 5: Adding Graphics to Your Presentation
Inserting Shapes
09:36
Inserting Graphics
04:11
Inserting Pictures
06:29
Exercise 04
01:32
Section 5 - Quiz
6 questions
Section 6: Working with Objects
Selecting Objects
03:31
Editing Objects
05:28
Formatting Objects - Part 1
11:05
Formatting Objects - Part 2
08:39
Arranging Objects
08:10
Grouping Objects
04:04
Exercise 05
01:23
Section 6 - Quiz
6 questions
Section 7: Working with Pictures
Picture Options
05:37
Cropping Pictures
05:14
Formatting Pictures
05:39
Things You Can Do with Pictures
07:56
Exercise 06
00:56
Section 7 - Quiz
6 questions
Section 8: Working with SmartArt
Creating SmartArt
06:55
Modifying SmartArt
04:05
Writing Math Equations
02:02
Exercise 07
01:11
Section 8 - Quiz
5 questions
Section 9: Working with Tables
Creating Tables
07:09
Formatting Tables
05:36
Inserting Tables
01:17
Exercise 08
01:17
Section 9 - Quiz
5 questions
Section 10: Working with Charts
Adding Charts
06:15
Formatting Charts
09:04
Inserting Charts from MS Excel
04:45
Exercise 09
01:57
Section 10 - Quiz
5 questions
Section 11: Masters
Using Masters
05:32
Changing Master Slides
09:55
Creating a New Master Design Template
08:24
Exercise 10
01:53
Section 11 - Quiz
6 questions
Section 12: Working with Media
Adding Video to a Presentation
06:06
Adding Audio to a Presentation
04:58
Exercise 11
01:03
Section 12 - Quiz
4 questions
Section 13: Transitions
Applying Transitions
04:28
Transition Options
05:16
Exercise 12
01:11
Section 13 - Quiz
4 questions
Section 14: Animation
Animating an Object
08:39
Effect Options
05:34
Working with the Animation Pane
04:42
Motion Paths
06:16
Triggers
08:04
Exercise 13
01:24
Section 14 - Quiz
6 questions
Section 15: Hyperlinks and Action Buttons
Working with Action Buttons
05:53
Working with Hyperlinks
05:31
Exercise 14
01:06
Section 15 - Quiz
5 questions
Section 16: Slideshow Options
Onscreen Presentation Options
05:50
Hiding Slides
02:40
Changing the order of slides
01:40
Copying slides
01:35
Slideshow Options
06:53
Exercise 15
01:45
Section 17: Preparing a Presentation for Delivery
Rehearse Timings
05:44

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