Creating new presentations


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Creating new presentations

When you are ready to create a new presentation in PowerPoint, there are a couple of considerations to take into account. So that's what we are going to do right now. We will start by closing anything you might have open onscreen by clicking the close button in the very top left-hand corner. You don't need to save any of your changes at this point. When you close up the very last one, you are left with this blank screen. You can see we have got our PowerPoint menu bar across the very top but nothing to work on. So now your options are to close down PowerPoint and restart, where you will see that Presentation Gallery, or simply go up to the File menu and choose one of the two new options.

The first one is New Presentation, and this will create a new blank presentation. Command+N is the keyboard shortcut. If you want some help getting started by having some sample slides, some themes, and layout already created for you, you might choose New from Template. This is going to open up that ...

Creating new presentations
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Creating new presentations provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the PowerPoint for Mac 2011 Essential Training

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Business
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PowerPoint for Mac
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