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Updated Articles and Resources
  • Secure PowerPoint Slides by Saving as Graphic Images Created: Sunday, March 01, 2009 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
    One way to secure your PowerPoint slides from being modified is to save the slides as graphic images.
  • Macros, Master Slides and Webpages - More Advanced Features in PowerPoint Created: Sunday, November 19, 2006 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
    Some of the more advanced features in PowerPoint are often used as time savers, such as creating macros or your own design template complete with your company logo. And, did you know you can save ...
  • Make a Family Tree in PowerPoint 2003 Using the Organization Chart Created: Sunday, April 23, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
    Make a simple family tree in PowerPoint. The Organization Chart in Microsoft PowerPoint is primarily used in business to show the company structure. Use it in a fun way to create a family tree temp...
  • Slide Layouts in PowerPoint Created: Saturday, April 01, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
    There are many different types of slide layouts to use in a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation. Your choice of slide layout will depend on the type of content you wish to display on each slide in yo...
  • Edit Video Clips in Windows Movie Maker Created: Friday, May 01, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
    Edit video clips in Windows Movie Maker. Trim clips or delete whole portions of video clips.
  • Web Page Design Using PowerPoint - The Virtual Amazing Race Created: Sunday, September 24, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Keep the PowerPoint slides consistent by editing the Slide Master to have the same features on every slide. When creating a Web site using PowerPoint, it is best to keep fonts consistent. Do this b...
  • Free YouTube Video Add-ins for PowerPoint Created: Friday, July 17, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Download free YouTube video add-ins to use with PowerPoint.
  • Create a Family Tree Chart in PowerPoint 2007 Created: Sunday, February 17, 2008 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
    Create a family tree chart using PowerPoint 2007. Download a free family tree chart to modify for your own use.
  • Use Multiple Design Themes in the Same PowerPoint Presentation Created: Friday, July 22, 2011 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
    From a tutorial on how to use multiple design themes in the same PowerPoint presentation, learn how to access the slide master for first design theme.
  • Video Clip Created: Saturday, May 23, 2009 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
    Definition of a video clip as used in presentation software such as PowerPoint or Windows Movie Maker.
  • What Are the Shortcut Keys to Create a New Folder? Created: Wednesday, September 14, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Are there any shortcut keys to create a new folder?
  • Technical PowerPoint Presentations Created: Thursday, November 10, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Do you think that PowerPoint is the right tool to present technical information?
  • Place Text Over Video on PowerPoint 2010 Slides Created: Sunday, June 12, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Insert a text box to show over top of a video on a PowerPoint 2010 slide.
  • PowerPoint Text Animations - Animate Text One Word or One Letter at a Time Created: Sunday, August 31, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    PowerPoint text animations have text entry on the slide either as one word at a time or as one letter at a time.
  • Loop a PowerPoint Slide Show Created: Saturday, September 12, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Set your PowerPoint slideshow to loop continuously.
  • Content Slide Templates for PowerPoint 2007 Created: Saturday, October 18, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Free PowerPoint 2007 content slide templates to download.
  • Add Slide Numbers to PowerPoint Slides Created: Sunday, August 12, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Slide numbers on PowerPoint slides can be used for reference and printout purposes.
  • Lesson Plan - Create Story Maps Using PowerPoint Created: Sunday, December 03, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Integrate technology and literacy by using PowerPoint in the classroom to create story maps. Story maps can be used as a visual representation of a story in progress or to summarize a story after r...
  • View Two PowerPoint Presentations at the Same Time Created: Wednesday, November 05, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Compare two or more PowerPoint presentations by viewing them on screen at the same time.
  • Select More Than One File at a Time Created: Sunday, June 18, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Select more than one file at a time to speed up the process of inserting files into PowerPoint. For example, this is a great way to add a number of picture files to a PowerPoint photo album quickly.
  • All About Slide Transitions in Presentation Software Created: Wednesday, April 12, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Slide transitions are the visual movements as one slide changes to another. Learn to use slide transitions well to be most effective in your presentations.
  • Copy Slides to Another PowerPoint Presentation Created: Sunday, September 07, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Copy slides from one PowerPoint presentation to another.
  • Change the Case of Text in PowerPoint Presentations Created: Saturday, February 14, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Change the case of completed text in your PowerPoint presentation. Options range from sentence case, uppercase, lowercase, capitalize each word or to toggle the case.
  • Reuse Slides from Other PowerPoint Presentations Created: Saturday, August 23, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Reuse slides from existing PowerPoint presentations. Reusing slides is a real time saver to presenters. Why reinvent the wheel?
  • Use Hidden Slides in PowerPoint Presentations Created: Thursday, August 07, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Use hidden slides to contain extra information in your PowerPoint presentation. These hidden slides are not shown during the slide show.
  • Use This PowerPoint Template for a Multiple Choice Quiz Created: Saturday, August 19, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Text instructions for using my PowerPoint template for a multiple choice quiz. The template can be modified to suit your needs for any multiple choice quiz or a true and false quiz.
  • What is a Shortcut Menu? Created: Friday, January 28, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Definition of a shortcut menu as used in presentation software.
  • Video or Movie Frame Created: Saturday, May 23, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Definition of video frame. Presentation Software.
  • Hotspot Created: Saturday, June 03, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    The area on an image map that is used as a hyperlink to another action or location.
  • Animations in PowerPoint - More Advanced Features in PowerPoint Created: Tuesday, August 01, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Animations and transitions add a little excitement to your PowerPoint presentations. Jazz up your presentations using animations and transitions." itemprop="description" itemprop="description"...
  • Embed YouTube Videos in PowerPoint 2010 Created: Wednesday, August 01, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    It's a very easy process to embed a YouTube video into a PowerPoint presentation.
  • Change the Speed of a PowerPoint Animation Created: Thursday, July 12, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Change the speed of a PowerPoint animation.

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