Align, center, or justify a paragraph

  1. On the slide, select the paragraphs (paragraph: Text that has a carriage return (hard return) at the end of it, such as when you press ENTER. Each item in a bulleted or numbered list is a paragraph; a title or subtitle is also a paragraph.) you want to align, center, or justify.


  1. Do one of the following:

ShowAlign or center a paragraph

ShowJustify a paragraph

  • On the Format menu, point to Alignment, and then click Justify.


You can also select text on the Outline tab in normal view and change the paragraph alignment. The effect appears on the slide.

Applies to:
PowerPoint 2003