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Using PowerPoint for Demos & Screencast

We enjoy to read Viziblr blog by Saveen Reddy because he have good tutorials and tips for presenters that can help you to boost your productivity. This time we would like to show you how to use PowerPoint to make screencast titles or to run a software demo. The approach involves a bit of coding …

Create, Broadcast And Share Online Presentations With Slides.com Web App

When it comes to new and interesting ways of making presentations, Slides.com seems like an intriguing option. Using Slides web app you can create, broadcast and share your presentations online. Slides comes with a number of nifty features which are not available in offline presentation apps like PowerPoint or Keynote. This includes the ability to add …

How to Get the Slide Width in PowerPoint using VBA

How to Get the Slide Width in PowerPoint using VBA
When we created our add-in for PowerPoint to export slides as images we faced an interesting challenge. Aside of choosing a specific output size, we needed to get the actual size of the PowerPoint presentation while iterating through each slide. This way we were able to calculate the new width and height (and aspect ratio) …

Get & Save Settings to the Registry using PowerPoint VBA

Get & Save Settings to the Registry using PowerPoint VBA

If you are writing your own macros and VBA code in PowerPoint, especially if you are creating a PowerPoint add-in, sometimes you might find useful to get and save your settings globally. In Windows, the Registry is a good place to save this kind of settings. Today we will learn how to use PowerPoint and …

Using VBA to Export PowerPoint Slides to Images

We already have posted about how to use C# to programmatically export your slides to images, but today we’d like to show you an easy way to export your active presentation to images using VBA code. This can be very handly if you want to make a PowerPoint add-in using VBA and Macros and for example …

Find The Break Point To Create Responsive Designs With ResponsivePX

ResponsivePX is a web app which facilitates developers in the development of responsive web designs. The main purpose of ResponsivePX is to to adjust the width and height of a viewport so that one can  find the exact breakpoint width. The information gathered using this service can then be used in media queries to  create …

Text loses Anti-Aliasing on PowerPoint Slide to Image Conversion

Text loses Anti-Aliasing on PowerPoint Slide to Image Conversion

If you are using PowerPoint Automation Services or the Slide.Export method in C# or DotNet to convert your slides to images, then you may be experimenting the following case with text anti-aliasing. For example, if you have a text slide and need to be exported as image, the text may not keep the same anti-aliasing …

How to Export a Movie from PowerPoint 2010

How to Export a Movie from PowerPoint 2010

If you got a presentation containing a movie inside a PowerPoint file, then you can export it, for example if you need to upload it later to YouTube or embed it in another slide. To export a movie from PowerPoint 2010 you can open the .pptx file using a tool like WinRAR or WinZip and …

Using Sections in PowerPoint to Change your Presentation Flow

We all may agree that sometimes it would be useful to have a plan B even during a PowerPoint presentation in case something is not going as scheduled. For example, if we are delivering an important business PowerPoint presentation where a potential client acquisition and million of dollars of revenue are in play, we may want to …

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