Creating Presentations in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows

PowerPoint 2010 (Windows)    |    Beginner
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A properly structured PowerPoint presentation can make it more effective. Work with slides and templates, use the slide layout and outline view, and discover how to work with the Slide Master view and master slides.


  • Inserting a new slide
    Inserting slides from an existing presentation
    Moving your slides
    Using presentation templates
    Adjusting your slide layout
    Using the outline view
  • Grouping your slides into sections
    Using headers & footers
    Using the master mode
    Creating a master slide template
    Using multiple master slides in a presentation
    Creating a template


  • 4m 46s
    A presentation is made up of multiple slides. These slides are similar to the pages in a word document. If you want to create your presentation, you are going to need to know how to insert new slides in PowerPoint 2010. It is also possible to specify the preset layout that is applied when you create a new slide. FREE ACCESS
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    In PowerPoint 2010, you can quickly create presentations from a PowerPoint template or another presentation document. See how to add slides to your PowerPoint presentation by recycling existing content into your updated presentation. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Moving your slides in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
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    If you have put a slide in the wrong place or if you simply wish to reorganize the slides in your presentation, PowerPoint 2010 allows you to move them around quickly and easily. You can use the Slide Sorter view to change the overall organization of your presentation and can even drag and drop entire sections to change the structure of your presentation. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Using presentation templates in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
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    Presentation templates are predefined documents that contain not only appearance elements (such as slide backgrounds, font settings and color sets) but also placeholders and preinserted content. This content can be customized and used to quickly create a new document. PowerPoint 2010 comes complete with access to an extensive template library, from which you can download any template that catches your eye. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Adjusting your slide layout in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
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    PowerPoint 2010 features a number of preset slide layouts. These can be used to add structure to your presentation and insert text elements and objects into your slide automatically. You can create new slides using predefined layouts and if you change your mind later on, the layout can be changed without losing any of your customized content. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Using the Outline view in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
    6m 9s
    The PowerPoint 2010 outline view is useful for editing the structure or organization of your slides that have been added to your presentation. You can, for example, quickly add items to a bullet list that you have created, and even convert bullet points into new slides using a keyboard shortcut. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Grouping your slides into sections in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
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    In PowerPoint 2010, you can organize your slides into sections. You will see how to add new sections, hide & show sections and reorganize these sections. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Using headers & footers in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
    5m 1s
    It is sometimes useful to include certain information on every slide in your presentation. For this, you may want to use PowerPoint 2010's header and footer tools. Once you have activated your header or footer, that information will by default appear on all the slides in your presentation. You can even change the location of your headers and footers by editing the slide layout in the Slide Master view. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Using the Master mode in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
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    PowerPoint 2010's Slide Master view allows you to change the overall appearance of your presentation and make changes to multiple slides at once. You can, for example, use it to format all the titles in your presentation, or edit slides that use the same layout. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Creating a Master slide template in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
    2m 54s
    In PowerPoint 2010, you can adjust the layout of a particular slide by using the Slide Master view. You can change the theme applied to a particular slide layout and customize it to your liking. You can then save it in order to be able to use the master template for your presentations. FREE ACCESS
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    11.  Using multiple Master slides in a presentation in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
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    If you want to use multiple themes in a single presentation, you are going to need to know how to create Master slides. Once you have inserted multiple Master slides, you can organize your presentation any way you want. FREE ACCESS
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    12.  Creating a template in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
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    In PowerPoint 2010, you can create presentation templates from scratch. If your presentations are often of a similar style and often contain certain text or illustrative elements, you may find it useful to create a template which can be used to speed up the creation process. FREE ACCESS


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