Getting Started in PowerPoint Microsoft 365

PowerPoint Microsoft 365    |    Beginner
  • 6 videos | 24m 15s
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Learners can explore the basics of PowerPoint for Windows Office 365 to create presentations with ease. In this course, you will start by exploring it's many featyres. Begin by learning how to access the PowerPoint application from the Windows Office ribbon. Then, explore how to use PowerPoint's title and status bars, navigate its interface, operate its tools; change slide order, zoom level, and view mode; and align slide elements with PowerPoint's rulers and grid lines. Learners will also discover how to navigate between slides and presentations; scroll between slides and select one to edit; access the browser from the slide pane, and manage multiple projects at once!


  • Find and open the powerpoint application
    Use the powerpoint application
    Move between powerpoint slides
  • Change your view mode in powerpoint
    Use the powerpoint zoom tool
    Move between powerpoint presentations


  • 4m 43s
    Before you can start creating PowerPoint presentations, you'll need to know how to find the application on your desktop. See how to access the app and get to know the PowerPoint start page. FREE ACCESS
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    To get the most out of PowerPoint, you'll need to know how to use the interface and the Office ribbon. Understanding the interface is key to being able to use the tools, menus and functions available in the program. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Moving between slides in PowerPoint Microsoft 365
    3m 42s
    In PowerPoint, there are a number of different ways of navigating between the different slides in your presentation. You can use the slide pane to browse for and select the slide you wish to edit, or you can use the vertical scrollbar to move from one slide to another. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Changing your view mode in PowerPoint Microsoft 365
    4m 29s
    PowerPoint features a variety of different tools that can change how you visualize your slides and presentation. You can, for example, activate rulers and gridlines to help you align and adjust the content that you added. You can also change the view modes used to visualize your presentation, to incorporate notes, your presentation outline, and your slide order. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Using the zoom tool in PowerPoint Microsoft 365
    2m 58s
    If you want to change how you visualize your slides in PowerPoint, you can use the zoom tools. These can be used to adjust how close you are to your slide's contents: you can zoom in to work on a particular detail of your presentation, or zoom out to obtain an overview of the entire presentation. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Moving between presentations in PowerPoint Microsoft 365
    4m 42s
    You may occasionally be required to work on multiple PowerPoint documents simultaneously. It is therefore important to know how to move between the different windows and presentations that you have open on your screen. FREE ACCESS


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