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Best PowerPoint Tips and Tricks for Office 365 and Earlier Versions

Best PowerPoint Tips and Tricks for Office 365 and Earlier Versions

Here is an ultimate list that will not only give you some hidden features but also increase your speed and productivity with Office PowerPoint for creating a slide show. For a few days, I had been working on it, and here is the final list. We will discuss right from creating albums to formatting images and how to apply transition ...

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How to change resolution of PowerPoint Presentation when creating it

Change PowerPoint Resolution

When preparing a PowerPoint presentation, the resolution must sync along with monitors display or projector resolution. If resolutions do not appropriately set, the whole experience becomes slow. In this post, I will show how you can change the resolution of PowerPoint Presentation when you create it. It works with Office 365, Office 2019, 2017, and 2016. How to change the ...

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How to disable image compression in Microsoft Office PowerPoint

Change Compression Type in PowerPoint

By default, any image included in a PPT created using Microsoft Office PowerPoint is compressed. It results in loss of quality of the photos inside it, i.e. High-quality images are reduced to low quality. Though for most of the cases, this is ok as it saves time, especially when you want to run it on a website. However, if you ...

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How to create professional looking photo album quickly using PowerPoint

PowerPoint Album Creator

Lets say you have a lot of pictures from your last tour and you want to show it your friends coming down and you don’t want to waste time on some album creating tools. All you want is quick and easy stuff. but still a bit professional. Well if you have Office installed on your machine, PowerPoint has a handy feature you can use. ...

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How to Remove background from images using Office 2010

Remove Background Images

Office 2010 has this new Background Removal tool which helps you in getting rid of background by using new capabilities and algorithms from the Microsoft Research.  It allows you to select parts of images which can be cropped or just select what to include and you are done. Steps to remove background image : Select any image and click on Picture ...

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Setup tool in PowerPoint 2010 makes easy to setup slideshow

Setup Slide Show in Office 2010

Microsoft Office 2010 helps you in lot of ways to improve on creating to delivery of slideshow. Setup up Show is one such inbuilt utility which brings a lot of things together. Lets have a look : Like you can see here there are various options on handling the Slide Show : Make sure you know who is the end user viewing ...

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Use your mouse as Laser Pointer in PowerPoint 2010

Change laser colour for slideshows

This is an out of the box most required feature for Microsoft Office 2010 PowerPoint lovers. If you ever forget to carry your laser pen or just don’t want to carry it more,  use CTRL Then Left Click in sequence, keeping your powerpoint open, and you will see a red colour laser dot  instead of mouse pointer. So now till ...

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How to live broadcast Powerpoint Slide show

Many a times when you have your clients or friends who are located in different geographical areas it becomes a roadblock for you to communicate with them together. Sticking to the topic if have a slide show and you want to present it to them either you need a an enterprise solution or stuff like live chatting which when opted ...

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Best Resources to download free PowerPoint Templates

PowerPoint Presentations are an important part of almost every internet and computer user. Creating and using PowerPoint Presentations is good way to get better communication and understanding. While in the process of creating a new Presentation, choice of a perfect PPT Template is an important decision. No-doubt MS Office comes with several good looking and wide range of templates, but ...

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Convert PowerPoint to Silverlight Application

I was able to pickup this tool from our discussion group which seems to be a good option when you want to convert any PowerPoint to Silverlight application i.e. WPF applications run in browser. Though according to experts it is not 100% full proof because of lack of animation support but it should work for most of the cases i.e. ...

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Shortcut world: Find keyboard shortcuts for common applications

We have discussed about keyboard shortcuts in several posts, and the list consists of some Uncommon Windows Keyboard shortcuts, and a Search Engine for searching keyboard shortcuts. The above said keyboard search engine, KeyXL allows you to search keyboard shortcuts by entering the name of the application for which the shortcuts is required. Here is another resource for searching keyboard ...

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