How to create a custom PowerPoint presentation from a set of slides
This article from Techrepublic explains how to create a custom PowerPoint presentation template from a set of slides.
Custom presentations enable you to deliver a selection of slides from your main show — handy if you’re pressed for time or need to tweak the information for a particular audience. See how easy it is to build and run a custom presentation.
Imagine that you have only 30 minutes left to present your 1 hr presentation. Fortunately you don’t have to click through the slides you won’t be able to cover, just use PowerPoint’s Custom Slideshows command to create a slideshow that includes only the slides you can cover in the time limit. Follow these steps:
- Open the presentation you want to select slides from and go to Slide Show | Custom Shows. (In PowerPoint 2007, click the Slide Show tab, click Custom Shows in the Start Slide Show group, and then click Custom Shows.)
- In the Custom Shows dialog box, (Figure A), click the New button.
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