How to change PowerPoint background?

When you create new PowerPoint presentations from scratch sometimes it is desired to add a background to PowerPoint or change the default template PowerPoint background. This can be achieved easily using PowerPoint.

Change PowerPoint background 2010

In order to change a PowerPoint background you’d need to open PowerPoint and right click on the background.

Change the background in a PowerPoint slide


Format Background options in PowerPoint 2010 - Window

Here you should click on Picture or texture fill and then click on the File button. A new popup will open, find the PowerPoint background that you want to use and replace it.

In the example we have used a free PowerPoint template that you can find in Orange PowerPoint templates.