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Interactive Dashboards using PowerPoint and Excel
Article Discover how you can use dashboards in your PowerPoint presentations to communicate or compare a range of information to your audience.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Change the starting slide number
Article To change the slide number that appears on the first slide in your presentation, do the following: On the Design tab, in the Page Setup group, click Page S...
PowerPoint 2010
Show the slide number and total number of slides on every slide
Article You can show the current slide number and total number of slides on all slides in your presentation. For example, 1 of 12 slides, 2 of 15 slides, etc.
PowerPoint 2010
Set or clear tab stops
Article Click in a placeholder or text box, and indents and tab stops appear on the horizontal ruler. (To show rulers, press ALT+SHIFT+F9.)
PowerPoint 2010
Organize your slides into sections
Article You can more easily sort your slides in PowerPoint 2010 by grouping them into sections.
PowerPoint 2010
Use portrait and landscape slide orientation in the same presentation
Article To set orientation, use the Page Setup options (Design tab). To show portrait and landscape slides in the same presentation, use the workaround in this article.
PowerPoint 2010
Using Presentation Structure to Create Effective Sales Presentations
Article Read how MVP Sandy Johnson uses the new Sections feature in PowerPoint 2010 to create winning sales presentations.
PowerPoint 2010
Insert a background picture, color, or watermark to your slides
Article You can use a picture or color as the background for one or more slides. Similarly, you can add a picture or text watermark to part of the slide background.
PowerPoint 2010
Duplicate slides within a presentation
Article Show All Hide All To add a slide that contains the content of an existing slide in a presentation, you can duplicate the slide.  Important    If you need paste ...
PowerPoint 2010
Change the order in which stacked objects, placeholders, or shapes appear on a slide
Article To reorder objects on a slide, right-click the object (or set of grouped objects), and then click Bring to Front or Send to Back.
PowerPoint 2010
Copy and paste your slides
Article Tells how to copy and paste slides within same or to another presentation and where the Paste Options button is in PowerPoint 2010.
PowerPoint 2010
Change the order of your slides
Article When you create a presentation, you may want to change the order of your slides. In the pane that contains the Outline and Slides tabs, click the Slides tab. On...
PowerPoint 2010
Storytelling in the Boardroom – Part 6: Four Ways to Structure Your Presentation
Article In Part 6 of this series, Bruce Gabrielle discusses classic storytelling elements: a three act structure, a case study, an above-water argument, and theme.
PowerPoint 2010, PowerPoint 2007
Storytelling in the Boardroom: Part 5 – Increase Interest with the Inciting Incident
Article In Part 5 of this series, Bruce Gabrielle gives you tips about using an Inciting Incident - the thing that disturbs the hero's world - in your presentations.
PowerPoint 2010, PowerPoint 2007
Show or hide the Outline or Slides tab
Article Whether you are editing slides in the Slide pane, working with slide thumbnails on the Slides tab, or creating an outline for your presentation on the Outline t...
PowerPoint 2010
Storytelling in the Boardroom: Part 7 – Using Stories to Bring Your Slides to Life
Article In Part 7 of this series, Bruce Gabrielle gives you a few more techniques, such as using quotes, or using audio and video to make your presentations memorable.
PowerPoint 2010, PowerPoint 2007
Storytelling in the Boardroom: Part 4 – Three Ways to Open Your Presentation
Article In Part 4 of this series, Bruce Gabrielle illustrates how to begin your presentation with a springboard story, an analogy, or a metaphor.
PowerPoint 2010, PowerPoint 2007
Select individual slide components that are stacked
Article When objects on a slide are st acked on top of each other, it can be difficult to select individual objects . For example, you might want to select one obje...
PowerPoint 2010
Hide or show a slide
Article If your presentation contains slides that provide different levels of detail, perhaps for different audiences, you can hide these slides so that they are not di...
PowerPoint 2010
Group or ungroup shapes, pictures, or other objects
Article Grouping shapes, pictures, or objects lets you rotate, flip, resize or arrange them together, as though they were a single shape or object.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Change or delete header and footer information in a presentation
Article What do you want to do? Change header and footer information on your slides Change header and footer information on your notes and handouts Delete header and fo...
PowerPoint 2010
Storytelling in the Boardroom: Part 2 – Four Reasons to Use Storytelling
Article In Part 2 of this series, Bruce Gabrielle discusses how to make messages more understandable, and how to increase trust and agreement with your audience.
PowerPoint 2010, PowerPoint 2007
Rename a layout
Article Show All Hide All When you add placeholders (placeholders: Boxes with dotted or hatch-marked borders that are part of most slide layouts. These boxes hold title...
PowerPoint 2010
Apply a layout to a slide
Article Note    If you apply a slide layout to one or more slides in your presentation, and then go back and edit that layout by adding a placeholder or custom prompt t...
PowerPoint 2010
Change or delete a placeholder
Article Show All Hide All You can change a placeholder (placeholders: Boxes with dotted borders that are part of most slide layouts. These boxes hold title and body tex...
PowerPoint 2010
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