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Speaker Notes in PowerPoint 2013 (Revisited)

There are lot of new features in PowerPoint 2013 but many other existing features were also renewed in this version of the popular presentation software in MS Office 15. In PowerPoint 2003 and earlier it was common to refer to Speaker Notes where we wanted to print the notes associated to each slide. These speaker …

PowerPoint Proofing

PowerPoint Proofing is a feature in PowerPoint that allows us to enable a proofreading mechanism to our presentations. This feature can help us to support the proofreading task when we need to correct and format the text in our PPT slides, even if you are finishing a presentation in PowerPoint or making a PowerPoint template. …

Wrapping text around an image in PowerPoint

Sometimes it is required to wrap text around an image in PowerPoint and this can happen in different flavors: for example, you may require to use an irregular shape or picture and wrap the text around, or just use a rectangular or regular shape or picture instead. Unlike other Microsoft Office products where you can …

How to translate PowerPoint templates and presentations

There are many translation and language tools available on the Internet, however while doing global businesses sometimes we may need to translate a PowerPoint presentation, either a .ppt file or a PowerPoint template. PowerPoint 2010 has a built-in translation tool that is accessible from the Review tab. In order to use Translation Tools we need …

Export PowerPoint .ppt files to text

Recently we posted about how to export your PowerPoint presentation outline to a Word document, a great solution for those who need to export the Outline or presentation handout to Word. This can be easily achieved by exporting the PPT and create Handouts. Now we will learn how to export the presentation content to text …

Export PowerPoint Outline to a Microsoft Word document

Sometimes it is useful to create a Word document from the PowerPoint Outline, especially if we have been working hard to prepare a well-formed PowerPoint template and now we are ready to create a thesis document or just a .doc document explaining what is inside the presentation file. This can be helpful for presenters and …

How to Use Thesaurus in PowerPoint

Imagine this situation: You are preparing an important PowerPoint presentation and once you are ready to close it you find that there are many repeated terms. You are so focused in your presentation that it is hard to find other related terms, synonymous or antonyms in order to help you as a presenter (you don’t …