PowerPoint 2010 for Windows Tools

PowerPoint 2010 (Windows)    |    Beginner
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PowerPoint 2010 offers a number of powerful tools for working with presentations, tables, themes, and WordArt. Explore the various tools found in PowerPoint 2010.


  • Using the new formatting tools
    Using WordArt in your presentation
    Inserting a table
  • Applying a theme to your presentation
    Creating a presentation theme
    Editing an inserted image


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    PowerPoint 2010 offers a number of new formatting tools for your text boxes. Paragraphs can be organized into columns, while the direction of your text to be manipulated in three dimensions. The rotate tool from PowerPoint 2003 also makes a return. FREE ACCESS
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    The WordArt tool in PowerPoint 2003 has been completely redesigned in PowerPoint 2010. You now have greater control over the appearance of your titles: you can change the fill and outline styles, apply and customize special effects (such as shadows and reflections), and even mold the title to your own modified shape. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Inserting tables in PowerPoint 2010 (Windows)
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    Tables are very useful for organizing and structuring data in your presentation. The table tool in PowerPoint 2003 is very limited, but in PowerPoint 2010 this is no longer the case. It is also much easier to modify your table and adjust its appearance. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Applying a theme to your presentation in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
    6m 22s
    If you have only ever used PowerPoint 2003, then the presentation themes in PowerPoint 2010 will be new to you. They allow you to quickly adjust the overall appearance of your presentation, including the background, the font set, color scheme, and graphical effects. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Creating a presentation theme in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
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    Once you know how to use the theme tools in PowerPoint 2010, you can create your own custom presentation themes. To do this, you will need to use the Slide Master mode (which you will know from PowerPoint 2003). Once this mode has been activated, you can adjust the overall appearance of your presentation, as well as the different layout elements and placeholders. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Editing an inserted image in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows
    6m 44s
    PowerPoint 2003 offered basic image editing tools. In PowerPoint 2010, however, these tools have been dramatically improved. You can now edit your image in a number of different ways. You can adjust the sharpness, the contrast, the brightness, and even the color balance and temperature. You can also crop your image, add a frame, and even apply special effect filters. FREE ACCESS


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