Preparing & Delivering your Slideshow in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac

PowerPoint 2016 (Mac)    |    Intermediate
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With slideshows, it's all about the delivery. With PowerPoint 2016's suite of presentation tools, you can guide your audience through your slides, draw attention to specific points of interest, and create custom automated slideshows.


  • Use slide show mode in powerpoint 2016
    Use slide show tools in powerpoint 2016
    Use the notes pane in powerpoint 2016
    Insert action buttons in powerpoint 2016
    Annotate your presentation in powerpoint 2016
  • Comment on presentations in powerpoint 2016
    Create an automatic slide show in powerpoint 2016
    Create a customized slide show in powerpoint 2016
    Configure slide show mode in powerpoint 2016


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    Before giving your presentation, you are going to need to know how to activate the PowerPoint 2016 Slide Show mode. Once you have activated your slide show, there are a number of tools that you can use to control how your presentation progresses. FREE ACCESS
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    There are a number of different tools that you can use when you are giving your presentation. You can, for example, annotate your slide using the ink and highlighter features, and even turn your mouse cursor into a laser pointer. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Using the notes section in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac
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    The notes pane in your slide can be very useful when it comes to giving your presentation. In PowerPoint 2016, it can be used to store any information that you need to help you present your slide show but which is not required in the presentation itself. PowerPoint 2016 also comes complete with a suite of presenter tools that can help you control your slide show and visualize any notes that you have created. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Inserting action buttons in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac
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    In PowerPoint 2016, you can associate an action with an item so that you can seamlessly move from discussing an item on your slide to a related slide, file or program. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Annotating your presentation in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac
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    When you present your slideshow, you can use the annotation tools to help draw attention to certain content on your slides. See how to use the laser pointer, pen and highlighter. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Commenting on a presentation in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac
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    If there are multiple individuals working on the same presentation in PowerPoint 2016, you can communicate with one another via the comments function. Users can also leave replies to different comment threads. Once the comments are no longer required, it is even possible to delete them. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Creating an automatic slide show in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac
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    Do you want to loop your slide show on a terminal or have it play through automatically while you are delivering your presentation? If so, you can create an automatic slide show. All you need to do is launch the record feature in PowerPoint 2016 and save your timings, pointer movements and narrations. Once this is done, you can set your presentation to play through automatically. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Creating customized slide shows in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac
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    You can use the custom slide show tool in PowerPoint 2016 to create multiple slide shows based on the presentation file. All you need to do is select the slides that you want to include in your customized slide show. This allows you to tailor individual slide shows to a particular audience. It also enables you to manage multiple slide shows without creating multiple presentation files. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Configuring the Slide Show mode in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac
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    The Slide Show mode in PowerPoint 2016 can be configured to take into account your requirements and preferences. FREE ACCESS


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