Getting Started with PowerPoint 2019 for Windows

PowerPoint 2019 (Windows)    |    Beginner
  • 6 videos | 24m 34s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
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Create presentations quickly using PowerPoint 2019 for Windows. Key concepts covered in this course include how to open the app from the Search bar or the Start menu, or pin the app to your taskbar for quicker access. Learners will observe how to use the variety of different tools such as the Office tool ribbon to operate key menus and functions and different ways of navigating and visualizing presentation slides. There are also topics on how to activate rulers and gridlines to align and adjust slide elements. Conclude by discovering how to handle several documents at the same time and move between open windows and presentations.


  • 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 28s
    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 from your Windows 10 search bar, start menu, and how to pin the app to your taskbar for quicker access. 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 2019 for Windows
    3m 15s
    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 2019 for Windows
    4m 11s
    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 2019 for Windows
    2m 53s
    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 2019 for Windows
    4m 26s
    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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