PowerPoint shapes

How to Draw a Coca Cola Bottle in PowerPoint 2010 using Shapes

This article will demonstrate how to use the freeform and shape operations to draw a simple but useful Coca Cola bottle in PowerPoint 2010. First, we start embedding a simple bottle in PowerPoint that we will use as the stencil template. Then we will use the curve shape option to draw the contour of the bottle …

How to Align Shapes in PowerPoint 2010

The following tutorial covers aligning shapes in PowerPoint. Compared with the rest of a slide you may want shapes aligned a certain way for aesthetics. There is an automatic way to do it thanks to a function in PowerPoint and a way of aligning in relation to another shape manually. First let’s start with the …

How to Insert a Quarter Circle Shapes in PowerPoint 2010

Many users may be interested to insert a quarter circle shape in their presentations. Then you can for example duplicate the quarter circle and create a quad matrix or quad PowerPoint chart. This can be done with SmartArt graphics in PowerPoint but if you want to do it manually to have whole control on the …

How To Align Objects on Multiple Slides in PowerPoint 2010

This PowerPoint trick can help you to align shapes and objects across multiple slides in PowerPoint presentations. We came to this need when we were preparing a business presentation and needed to place some images in the same position across multiple slides. In other words, the left and top position values should be the same …

Create Flow Diagrams in PowerPoint using Shapes

Shapes in PowerPoint are fabulous also to create flow diagrams in PowerPoint. Here we will see how we can create attractive flow diagrams using shapes in PowerPoint. These flow diagrams can be used for different purposes, including business presentations but also engineering or software development. You can design your own flow diagrams in PowerPoint using shapes. In …

Create Polygons in PowerPoint using Shapes

Polygons are great figures that used well can enhance your PowerPoint presentations in different positive ways. Here we will show you how to create nice polygons in PowerPoint slides using Shapes. As you know, shapes feature in PowerPoint is a powerful feature that let you draw virtually any figure in the PowerPoint slide, it is …

How to Create a Nice Arrow in PowerPoint 2010 for your Presentations

PowerPoint shapes are very useful to create diagrams and other images in PowerPoint. You can also take advantage of shapes to create nice arrows with curved lines in PowerPoint or some other special effects. Here we will guide you how to create a nice arrow style for PowerPoint presentations so you can use it in …