Microsoft PowerPoint tips and tricks

Microsoft PowerPoint slide presentation software

In this series of short training videos you’ll learn some tips and tricks to create attention-grabbing slide presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint.

PowerPoint: Add sound to your slides

If you want to create a PowerPoint presentation that will impress your audience, consider adding sound. Music, sound effects and audio files can make your presentation stand out. It’s a lot simpler than you think.


PowerPoint: Make a point to grab attention

When you’re presenting in PowerPoint, how do you focus the audience’s attention? In this video we show you how to quickly change the standard pointer, so everyone’s attention stays focused exactly where you want it.


PowerPoint: Insert screen recordings into your slides

A video is worth a thousand PowerPoint slides for conveying information. In this video, we show you how to create and insert screen recordings directly into your slides.


PowerPoint: Have fonts, will travel

You’ve created the perfect PowerPoint presentation… only to discover it looks terrible when it’s opened by someone who doesn’t have the same fonts. With Microsoft PowerPoint you can make sure your slides look perfect on any device. Here’s how.


PowerPoint: Make everything align

If you want all the elements of your PowerPoint slide to line up, but don’t want to spend ages moving them about and trying to make them symmetrical, this video is for you. We show you how to make everything align perfectly, in just a few clicks.


PowerPoint: Turn a Word document into a slide deck

Have you ever needed to turn a Word document into a PowerPoint? Don’t waste hours cutting and pasting. Instead use our next-level PowerPoint tip to automatically turn your Word document into a presentation. Here’s how.


PowerPoint: Use 3D to make your presentation stand out

It’s time to ditch the clip art in your PowerPoint presentations. Now you can easily insert 3D objects and animations directly into PowerPoint. Here’s how to take your slide presentations to the next level.

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