Advanced Options

Do you want to learn how to increase the number of times you can ‘Undo’ a presentation? For that you will have to dig deep into the advanced options of PowerPoint.

Many applications often have hidden advanced options which can help better configure the app to meet custom needs. This section lists posts related to advanced options within applications, especially Microsoft PowerPoint.

How To Prevent Editing For A Microsoft Word Document

Sharing documents is an easy way to make sure that the information you want to convey is easily transferred to the individual that you want to share the information with. But, what if you don’t want that individual or anyone else to be able to edit the document you share?

How to Change the Grid Spacing in PowerPoint

If you want to align objects easily using PowerPoint drawing guides and grids then you may choose to adjust the default grid spacing used by Microsoft PowerPoint You can change the grid spacing options in the Grid and Guides settings dialog box under Grid settings group. You may change the increments of grid measurements for …

How to Create a PowerPoint 2010 Add-In using VBA with Custom Buttons in the Ribbon

This tutorial will give you a better idea how to create your custom PowerPoint 2010 Add-Ins using VBA code and creating a custom toolbar in the ribbon so you can call macros. This kind of add-in let you do multiple useful actions for example we can create a tool to export the presentation to PDF, …

Learn more about PowerPoint Options

PowerPoint Options can be configured through the PowerPoint Options dialog box that is available in PowerPoint 2007 and 2010. From this dialog you can configure many of the features and options available in Microsoft PowerPoint that are useful while editing or playing slideshows in your computer. In Windows, you can configure the PowerPoint options by …

Rotate with Shapes in PowerPoint Background

Rotate with Shapes is an option that you can check when configuring the background of a shape or the slide background in a PowerPoint presentation. This option is available for example under the Format Picture dialog when you choose Fill and options like Fill by picture or texture fill. It is also available when you …

Printing Options in PowerPoint

PowerPoint has some advanced printing options that can help us to prepare the PPT presentation for print. Printing PowerPoint presentations is not something too unusual since it is well known that presenters usually deliver a printed version of the presentation for example in a conference, remote meeting or even teachers in the classroom. So, learning …

Customize the Ribbon in PowerPoint

PowerPoint 2010 let you take complete control about the options and features to be displayed in menu bars and ribbon. By customizing the ribbon you can relocate buttons and features that you use more than others or even show some important features that are not available as default. One of these features are the group …