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Hide or show a slide
Article If there is a slide that you need in your presentation, but you do not want it to appear in the slide show, you can hide the slide. This is particularly useful...
PowerPoint 2007
Insert background pictures, color, or watermarks
Article Customize PowerPoint 2007 slides by inserting background pictures, color, or watermarks.
PowerPoint 2007
Add a placeholder to a layout
Article Placeholders are boxes with dotted borders that contain content and reside within a slide layout. All built-in slide layouts contain content placeholders. The f...
PowerPoint 2007
Create and present a custom show
Article By creating custom shows in Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007, you can adapt a single presentation for a variety of audiences. Use a custom show to present an in...
PowerPoint 2007
Change the default view
Article To learn more about PowerPoint views, see When and how to use views in PowerPoint 2007 . By default, PowerPoint opens in Normal view, displaying the thumbnails,...
PowerPoint 2007
Add a slide numbers, page numbers, or the date and time
Article You can add slide numbers, notes page numbers, handout page numbers, and the date and time to your presentation.
PowerPoint 2007
Create a basic presentation in PowerPoint 2007
Article Show All Hide All This article helps you quickly and easily create a basic presentation in Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 and points out additional features t...
PowerPoint 2007
Add text to a slide
Article You can add text to the following areas of a slide: Text Placeholders Text boxes Shapes Notes It's important to note that there is a difference with how y...
PowerPoint 2007
Teach grade school students how to use PowerPoint 2007
Article Joy E. Miller Teaching grade school students how to use PowerPoint 2007 is really quite easy. PowerPoint is a fun program to work with and, from my experience, ...
PowerPoint 2007
Seven key principles to tailoring PowerPoint messages
Article By Robert Lane and Chantal Bossé What if your presentation was supposed to last an hour but your time slot was reduced to only 20 minutes? What would you do? If...
PowerPoint 2007
Edit and reapply a slide layout
Article 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, custom prompt text, or so...
PowerPoint 2007
Use portrait and landscape slide orientation in the same presentation
Article By default, Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 slide layouts are set up in landscape orientation. Although you can have only one orientation (either landscape o...
PowerPoint 2007
Create a photo album
Article Show All Hide All In this article Overview of creating a photo album Add a picture from a file or disk Add a caption Change the appearance of a picture  Note   ...
PowerPoint 2007
What happened to the title master?
Article Show All Hide All The title master (title master: The slide that stores information from the design template pertaining to styles on title slides, including pla...
PowerPoint 2007
Move or resize a table
Article What do you want to do? Move a table Resize a table Drag to resize a table Enter a specific table size Resize a column or row Move a table Click the table that ...
PowerPoint 2007
Rotate all slides in a presentation to portrait page orientation
Article Rotate your PowerPoint 2007 page orientation from the default landscape layout, to portrait layout.
PowerPoint 2007
Manage text in a placeholder by using AutoFit
Article If you add more text to a body text placeholder than the placeholder can contain, your text automatically resizes to a smaller font so that all of the text will...
PowerPoint 2007
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. O...
PowerPoint 2007
Add transitions between slides
Article Slide transitions are the animation-like effects that occur in Slide Show view when you move from one slide to the next during an on-screen presentation. You ca...
PowerPoint 2007
Rename a layout
Article When you add placeholders to a layout, if the content in those placeholders changes the layout's purpose, you may also want to rename the layout. On the View...
PowerPoint 2007
End a group presentation with style using rolling credits
Article Next time you do a group presentation or project, use the rolling credits slide template to specify each person's contributions. It's a creative and fun way to ...
PowerPoint 2007
Add captions, annotations, or subtitles to presentations
Article By Glenna Shaw Glenna Shaw discusses three things you can add to your presentation to compensate for auditory limitations, such as hearing impairments, backgrou...
PowerPoint 2007
Tips for creating and delivering an effective presentation
Article Tips for creating and delivering an effective presentation In this article Tips for creating an effective presentation Tips for delivering an effective presenta...
PowerPoint 2007
What happened to the AutoContent Wizard?
Article Show All Hide All The AutoContent Wizard is not available in Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007. Instead, you can create your presentation quickly and easily by u...
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 2007
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