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Updated Articles and Resources
  • Select More Than One Slide in PowerPoint Created: Sunday, April 09, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
    PowerPoint Tip - How to select more than one slide so that you can apply an option such as formatting or animations to more than one slide at a time in Microsoft PowerPoint.
  • What's New in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010? Created: Thursday, December 03, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
    What's new in Powerpoint 2010? For those new to PowerPoint, it's always a good practice to get accustomed to the parts of the screen.
  • Your First PowerPoint Presentation Created: Friday, June 20, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
    Learning PowerPoint is a fun and easy task. Your first PowerPoint presentation does not have to be an intimidating process. PowerPoint is a very user friendly program and you can create your first...
  • Edit Video Clips in Windows Movie Maker Created: Friday, May 01, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
    Edit video clips in Windows Movie Maker. Trim clips or delete whole portions of video clips.
  • PowerPoint 2010 Background Colors and Graphics Created: Sunday, February 21, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Add a background solid color, gradient fill or picture to your PowerPoint 2010 slides.
  • Design Themes in PowerPoint 2007 Created: Monday, February 19, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Design themes are a new addition in PowerPoint 2007. Coordinate your PowerPoint slides by using one of the many design themes.
  • Add Clip Art and Pictures to PowerPoint Slides Created: Sunday, April 09, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Adding clip art or pictures to PowerPoint slides is a simple matter of a few clicks.
  • Can I Password Protect a PowerPoint 2007 Presentation? Created: Tuesday, March 27, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Presentation software security tips: Learn how to secure your PowerPoint 2007 presentations and documents using password protection.
  • Why Doesn't the Music or Sound Play in My PowerPoint 2007 Presentation? Created: Thursday, May 31, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    The music or sound does not play when I email my PowerPoint 2007 presentation. Why is this happening?
  • Change Order of Animations for PowerPoint Slides Created: Thursday, April 14, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Change the animation order on PowerPoint slides.
  • Create Pictures from PowerPoint Slides Created: Saturday, October 14, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    PowerPoint slides can be easily converted to pictures in formats such as JPG, GIF, BMP, TIFF or PNG.
  • Slide Layouts in PowerPoint Created: Saturday, April 01, 2006 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 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...
  • Slide Masters in PowerPoint 2007 Created: Tuesday, July 08, 2008 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
    The slide master is one of several master slides that are used in PowerPoint to make global changes to all your slides at one time.
  • Learn How to Use PowerPoint 2007 Created: Saturday, March 24, 2007 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
    A Series of Free PowerPoint 2007 Tutorials for the absolute beginner. Learn how to change backgrounds, fonts, add clip art and pictures, add transitions and animations, use design themes and more."...
  • View Two PowerPoint Presentations at the Same Time Created: Wednesday, November 05, 2008 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
    Compare two or more PowerPoint presentations by viewing them on screen at the same time.
  • Convert PowerPoint Slide Shows to Word Documents Created: Friday, July 14, 2006 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
    Converting PowerPoint presentations to Word is an easy process. A few clicks and your PowerPoint presentation is converted to a Word document, ready for printing handouts.
  • Create Your Family Tree Chart Created: Monday, March 24, 2008 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
    Create family tree charts using PowerPoint. Download free PowerPoint family tree chart templates to add your own family tree information.
  • PowerPoint 2007 Office Button Created: Monday, March 12, 2007 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
    The Office button in PowerPoint 2007 (and all Microsoft Office products) is found in the top left corner of the presentation window once it is opened.
  • Hiding PowerPoint Background Images for Printing Created: Monday, June 05, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Hide PowerPoint background images on slides to make printed handouts clearer. Hiding background graphics will make text stand out on the slides.
  • PowerPoint 2010 Audio Problems with Sound or Music Created: Monday, June 11, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Sometimes the audio file will just not play properly during a PowerPoint slide show. This article will show you the most probable cause and how to fix it.
  • What are PowerPoint Animations? Created: Sunday, April 09, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    An overview of PowerPoint animations, which can add variety and visual interest to your Microsoft PowerPoint presentations.
  • Insert a Copyright Symbol on a PowerPoint Slide Created: Sunday, February 27, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Insert a copyright symbol on a PowerPoint slide.
  • Slide Layouts in PowerPoint 2010 Created: Sunday, January 10, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Your choice of slide layout will depend on the type of content you wish to display on each PowerPoint 2010 slide.
  • Adding Sounds, Music or Narration to PowerPoint 2003 Slide Shows Created: Saturday, May 13, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Add sounds, music or narration to PowerPoint presentations. Sounds can start immediately or timings can be set so that music will play over a number of slides. Play a CD track to accompany your Pow...
  • What is a PowerPoint Placeholder? Created: Tuesday, July 12, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Definition of a placeholder in PowerPoint.
  • The 10 Most Common Presentation Mistakes Created: Tuesday, July 22, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
    This article will help you identify the ten most common presentation mistakes. Are you guilty of one or more of these?
  • 10 Tips for Creating Successful Business Presentations Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
    Creating effective and successful business presentations takes a little practice, but these 10 tips should help you get well on the way to being a successful presenter in the business world.
  • Converting PowerPoint 2007 and 2003 Slide Shows to Word Documents Created: Monday, August 09, 2010 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
    Converting PowerPoint 2007 presentations to Word is an easy process. A few clicks and your PowerPoint presentation is converted to a Word document ready for printing handouts.
  • What Are the Shortcut Keys to Create a New Folder? Created: Wednesday, September 14, 2011 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
    Are there any shortcut keys to create a new folder?
  • YouTube Videos and PowerPoint Created: Monday, January 07, 2008 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
    Download YouTube videos to use in PowerPoint. Link to live YouTube videos in PowerPoint or embed YouTube videos into PowerPoint presentations.
  • Windows Movie Maker Tutorials - How to Use Windows Movie Maker Created: Friday, April 14, 2006 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
    Learn how to use Windows Movie Maker. This series of free Windows Movie Maker tutorials for beginners, takes you through all the steps on how to use Windows Movie Maker." !--#if expr="$zTP='t3'" -...
  • Create a Family Tree Chart in PowerPoint 2007 Created: Sunday, February 17, 2008 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
    Create a family tree chart using PowerPoint 2007. Download a free family tree chart to modify for your own use.

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