Join Jess Stratton for an in-depth discussion in this video Using Google Slides to replace PowerPoint, part of Migrating from Office 2010 to Google Apps.
- You can quickly get a presentation…up and running no matter where you are.…All you need is a web browser.…Here's a very high-level overview…of how Google Slides can replace PowerPoint.…To create a slide, click the red "new" button…and select "Google Slides."…The new slides will open and you'll be…prompted to choose a theme.…You can change the theme and change the slide size.…In this case, I'll stick with the defaults…and click the blue okay button.…From here, you can give your presentation a name,…which is the equivalent of doing…a "file + save as" in PowerPoint.…
I'll click "untitled presentation" on the left-hand side.…I'll give my presentation a name…and click the blue okay button.…Right away, you can click in the first slide…and start typing your text.…Creating a new slide is easy.…Just click the plus sign or the arrow next to the plus sign…on the top left-hand side of the screen…to choose a new slide and a layout that you want to use.…In this case, I'll choose a title and a body slide.…You can add some more text.…
- Understanding security and storage space on Google Drive
- Uploading and downloading files
- Converting files
- Sharing files with others
- Suggesting edits instead of tracking changes
- Replacing Word, Excel, and PowerPoint with Google apps
- Switching from Outlook to Gmail and Google Calendar
- Running the Google Migration
Skill Level Beginner
1. Considerations before Migrating
2. Starting the Migration
3. Working in Google Drive
4. Working with Google Docs
5. Converting Contacts, Calendar, and Email from Outlook
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