Changing the default saving location


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Changing the default saving location

When you save a file, PowerPoint puts it in your documents folder by default; that's a great start for file management. But if you're working on a project, and always have to save your file into a subfolder or into another location, you can tell PowerPoint to always go straight there instead. I will go to my File tab, and down to Options. Here I'll go to Save. This is where my default file location is set. I already have a folder called SAMOCA, where I put all my projects for work, so I'll go ahead and type in that folder name here. It does have to match exactly, and because it's a folder I'll end it with a backslash.

If you type in location here that doesn't exist, PowerPoint will let you know. Now that I have my default location, I'll click OK. I'll go ahead and press Ctrl+N to make a new presentation. And now when I go to save it, it automatically goes to my documents, to my SAMOCA folder. In the same way, when I go to File, and Open, it...

Changing the default saving location
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Changing the default saving location provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Alicia Katz Pollock as part of the PowerPoint 2010 Power Shortcuts

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Business
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PowerPoint
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