PowerPoint Tips

Learn how to use PowerPoint and make awesome presentations with the PowerPoint tips that you can find under this category. You can read articles on PowerPoint tips and tricks for business presentations as well as other tips for presentations in general. PowerPoint tips including shortcuts and keystrokes to use PowerPoint as well as presentation tips and tricks including how to use the presenter view in PowerPoint or other screen and projection tips.

How to Create and Rename Ribbon Tabs in PowerPoint

Right-click on Ribbon to Customize Tabs

The Ribbon is the primary toolbar that you use to create something in Microsoft Office programs. Whether these are documents, spreadsheets, slides, or any other Office tool, you need the Ribbon to accomplish task and functions. The Ribbon is the set of functions or tools across the top of your Office window. This is where …

How to Convert SmartArt to Text in PowerPoint

Vertical Picture List SmartArt

PowerPoint 2016 has many new amazing features, and one of those is converting existing bulleted lists into SmartArt graphics. This is very convenient if you want to create powerful visuals. It also helps you avoid chunky blocks of text that are definitely big no-nos in slides. However, what if you need to do something the …

How to Use Smart Lookup in PowerPoint

Smart Lookup

PowerPoint 2016 enrolled many new features that keeps the number one presentation tool updated to meet today’s users’ needs. One of these new features is the Smart Lookup feature. The Smart Lookup feature brings up definitions, images, media, and other results from a vast array of online resources. And all this happens right within PowerPoint, …

How to Restart Numbered Lists in PowerPoint

Continue Numbering from Earlier Slide

Often, we’ll come across topics that have long comprehensive lists. You may not be able to present it in any other way and this can present a lot of problems for you as a presenter. Design-wise, having a long list of text can look boring. There’s not much you can do with it. Furthermore, it …

5 Tips for Presenting Stunning PowerPoint Presentations

PowerPoint App for Smartphones

Presentations have developed a notoriety for being counter-productive. Often, people would know a PowerPoint presentation would come up next but instead of eagerly paying attention, they would be relieved to sit back and snooze while the lights dim for the projectors. Here are 5 Tips for presenting stunning PowerPoint presentations.

How to Copy Exact Position of PowerPoint Objects

Check Horizontal and Vertical Positions

PowerPoint has always been the go-to presentation tool for many. From beginners to students to professionals, PowerPoint has been a reliable tool for delivering small to large amounts of information. Over the years, the slide-based application has developed features and tools that allow presenters to create captivating and visually interesting presentations. Aside from straightforward texts …

How to Disable Auto Fit for Text in PowerPoint

Size and Position

Ever noticed how your text auto fits into the text-box in PowerPoint? While this is quite a convenient option, not everyone wants the text to fit in as tightly as it usually does. This is because one might be looking to make full use of a widescreen slide deck by spreading the text across the …

How to Take Screenshots with PowerPoint

Capture Screen Using PowerPoint

For many people, taking screenshots may seem like an easy, straightforward thing. You just capture what’s on your screen and you’re done. However, for those who have to take screenshots off their screens, specifically of their PowerPoint presentations on a daily basis, this can be so much more complex using third-party apps. However, what you …

How to Record Narration for PowerPoint

Recording Pane in PowerPoint

Traditional presentations often have a speaker in front of an audience, usually on a stage or podium, with the slideshow behind them. With the right kind of slideshow and an effective speaker, this setup can be compelling and memorable. However, with various technologies, applications, and devices we have today, it’s also possible to deliver equally …

Best Ways to Repurpose Your PowerPoint Presentation

Turn Slides Into an Infographic

As many presenters know all too well, creating a winning, stunning, and unforgettable presentation takes a lot of work. Oftentimes, such a stroke of genius may seem impossible to replicate. After all, you spend hours conceptualizing, planning, and crafting a highly persuasive or compelling message with seamless and outstanding visuals with the right balance of …