This course covers Tips & Tricks on Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. It assumes you have used PowerPoint and are familiar with creating, editing & formatting presentations. In a quick and lively manner this will cover what is new in this version of PowerPoint and also show you some tips to increase your productivity in PowerPoint and widen your skills.
The course begins a review of online account options followed by interface changes in the ribbon and the use of touch for editing objects. A tool to convert from widescreen 9:16 to standard 3:4 is shown. Several new tools for layout and editing are reviewed including alignment guides, the eyedropper for color picking, and removing the background color from objects. Slide masters and layouts are demonstrated as well as how to bring in Excel data and charts. Several examples of cresting and editing SmartArt for beautiful diagrams are seen. Inserting & editing videos is demonstrated including trimming and compressing the video and saving the entire presentation as a video. The mysteries of adding and customizing animations is covered as well as presenter tips like hiding a slide and using the Presenter View for complete control of your show. Finally you see several examples of how to share presentations online and through social media sites. Throughout the course the videos are quick, lively and clearly explained. If you don't have all day to spend on a course this will cover the highlights of what's new and a bit more in two quick hours.
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Switching Office accounts, Online Storage & Office theme & background
SkyDrive online storage, syncing, sharing, cross platform use, mobile
Recent files, local & online templates, turning off the Start Screen
Using touch for zooming, formatting, resizing and adjusting objects
Options for converting to 16:9 widescreen & back,Setting 4:3 as a default
Welcome back placeholder, text columns, find & replace
Onscreen guides for easy alignment & equal spacing of objects, snap to grid
Merging shapes for unified formatting
Insert pictures from open windows, screen clippings and online sources
Viewing properties in task pane, matching onscreen colors w eyedropper
Tool for hiding & displaying layers of objects, easy selection
Remove background color, adjust color, contrast & artistic effects, compression
Creating & editing SmartArt Graphics
Using slide master to format many slides. Creating custom slide layouts
Applying theme, colors palettes, fonts. Mixing themes in a presentation
Data from Excel pasted or linked to original. Adjusting the table size
Adding charts from PPT or from Excel. Formatting & filtering charts
Adding & configuring animation builds, entrance, empahsis, exits
Motion paths, animation painter, triggers and timings and animated charts
Import, edit and play sounds across multiple slides
Process for finding & embedding online videos
Inserting various types of video, editing and setting playback options
Compressing video in a presentation, making a movie from a presentation
Presenter View options, using on a single screen and disabling
Creating and organizing you presention with Sections
How to hide a slide and reveal it during a presentation
Ways to start a slide show, blank the screen, advance and zoom slides
Laser pointer, Navigation Grid and Reading View
Exciting transitions from one slide to the next
How to show & setup a show within a show
Recording clicks, laser pointing , timing and voice narration
Save a presentation to show directly from the file or with a right click
Navigating, adding, editing & deleting shared comment
Compare two presentations, accept or reject individual edits
Document Inspector and Marked as Final/Read only options
Saving to the cloud, inviting people, creating links for sharing
Multiple concurrent editors when editing online in SharePoint or SkyDrive
Online presenting options including Lync. Controls for presenting
Emailing, sending as PDF and posting to Social Networks
Send slide thumbnails & speakers notes to Word for printout
Creating a beautiful photo Album presentation in a few clicks
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