All about use of solid colors in PowerPoint presentations. Find out how you can format the backgrounds of your slides with solid colors and make use of color pickers and eye droppers to create custom layouts with attractive solid colors.

The tips below cover topics from basic background color formatting and customization to advanced color scheme management with the aid of simple tools and tricks.

Using a Color Picker or Eye Dropper in PowerPoint 2011 for Mac

PowerPoint 2013 comes with a nice Eye Dropper feature that let you pick any color from the design and get the RGB values. This way you can create slide designs based in the corporate identity or using the colors you want. In PowerPoint for Mac there is no such feature, however you can still continue …

How to Change Background Color in PowerPoint 2010

In PowerPoint presentations you can change background color. The best way to do this is to change the template background color in the master view. This will let you use the same background color among the whole presentation and also for the new slides that you will create. In order to change the background color …