Join David Diskin for an in-depth discussion in this video Including hidden slides and custom shows, part of PowerPoint Tips and Tricks for Business Presentations.
Have you ever shown a slide to your audience and immediately skipped over it…saying, "Never mind this. It doesn't apply to you guys," or "Let's skip these…slides because we are running low on time"?…PowerPoint actually has a feature to hide slides.…You can also designate custom shows which remember the slides that you want to…show and hide depending on the version that you want to display.…Hidden slides will be skipped right over during the presentation, but you can…show a hidden slide at any time with just a few keystrokes.…Let's try this out.…Here's our presentation, and on slide number 17 you will see that we have way…too much information for our audience.…
I am going to hide the slide from the presentation, but still keep it around,…just in case there are some specific questions from the audience.…I'll right-click on the slide thumbnail and choose Hide Slide.…You'll see that the number 17 has been crossed off and the thumbnail appears…faded, indicating that the slide is hidden.…I can also use this feature from the Slide Show tab by pressing or unpressing…
- Adding whitespace
- Applying transitions
- Using photographs, colors, and fonts
- Incorporating diagrams and SmartArt
- Customizing layouts and templates
- Animating bullets, photos, and other objects
- Inserting music and audio
- Utilizing speaker's notes and the Presenter view
- Creating handouts
- Planning the program
- Dealing with distractions
- Setting up and tearing down
Skill Level Intermediate
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