Category: Shapes

Download free PowerPoint shapes and templates for PowerPoint presentations including free shapes and PowerPoint illustrations to decorate your presentations. You can learn how to manipulate shapes and change shape properties including shape opacity, shape fill or find useful resources and tips how to use shapes in Microsoft PowerPoint. Add shadows to shapes, change shape size in PowerPoint or learn how to add shapes with gradient fill or edit shape text.

Nudge Objects Slighly in PowerPoint for Mac to Make Pixel-Perfect Slides

You can use the nudge shortcut in PowerPoint to move objects by a few pixels. This tool, along with the PowerPoint Align tools, are one of the most powerful tools for presentation designers toward making pixel-perfect slides. Moving the objects and PowerPoint shapes by small pixels let you control more precisely the position of a object within …

How to Highlight Text in PowerPoint

There are multiple ways to highlight text in PowerPoint. You can highlight text during the slideshow (known as annotation) or you can also highlight text in your slides at design time. The technique we are describing below will allow you to highlight text during design time, so every time you run the slide show the text will be highlighted and also …

Shape Union in PowerPoint 2011 for Mac

If you want to use shape operation commands like Union, Subtract, Intersect and more while using Microsoft PowerPoint 2011 for Mac, then here we will show where to find these commands. How to make a group of shapes in Microsoft PowerPoint 2011 for Mac? In Microsoft Office for Windows we already covered how to intersect or join …

Using a Color Picker or Eye Dropper in PowerPoint 2011 for Mac

PowerPoint 2013 comes with a nice Eye Dropper feature that let you pick any color from the design and get the RGB values. This way you can create slide designs based in the corporate identity or using the colors you want. In PowerPoint for Mac there is no such feature, however you can still continue …

How to Combine Shapes (Union, Intersect, Subtract) in PowerPoint 2013

Combine Shapes PowerPoint 2013

In many of our old articles you can learn how to use combine shapes feature in PowerPoint to apply set operations to your shapes. This is a great tool to work with shapes since let you create awesome diagrams and PowerPoint graphics that are easy to edit, resize or change the colors. Today we will …

Drawing a Yellow Warning Sign and Cool Shapes in PowerPoint

PowerPoint is not Photoshop nor Illustrator but you can also use it to draw awesome graphics and shapes to impress your boss and colleagues. Not only for PowerPoint presentations but you can create any graphic you need and export your presentations to images. Either if you need a simple cover photo for Google Plus, Facebook …

Using the Diagonal Stripe to Make a Diagonal Ribbon in PowerPoint

Diagonal Stripe Shape in PowerPoint 2010

You can use PowerPoint shapes to create custom graphics in PowerPoint. Combine and group operations let you merge or subtract shapes easily. This time we’d like to show you how to create a simple diagonal stripe to use in any corner of your slide designs. The diagonal stripe in PowerPoint let you easily add a …

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