Join David Diskin for an in-depth discussion in this video Saving the design template, part of PowerPoint 2010 Essential Training.
It may seem, with so many options and features, that creating a great looking…slideshow can take a long time.…There is some truth to that, although it does get faster with practice, but…there is a silver lining, too.…PowerPoint designs, even the customizations you've made to backgrounds,…transitions, colors, and fonts, can be reused.…Your next presentation can start off exactly like your current one with all new content.…It's the ultimate timesaver. Whenever you're satisfied with your design, and you…can do this as often as you wish,…access the Design tab from the Ribbon, and pull down the Themes gallery.…
At the bottom of the menu, choose Save Current Theme.…Then provide a simple name.…Notice that the file is being saved in a special folder to office 2010.…The next time you use PowerPoint, this theme will be available to you among the…built-in themes that Microsoft has provided.…Now that I've re-launched PowerPoint, when I access the Design menu, and pull…down the Theme gallery, you can see right here under Custom is the theme that…
- Using the Office 2010 Backstage View
- Using and customizing the Office 2010 ribbon
- Starting a presentation from scratch
- Applying slide layouts for consistency
- Rearranging slides
- Running a presentation for an audience
- Formatting with font, color, bullets, and alignment
- Adding and customizing photos, clip art, shapes, audio, and video
- Applying picture effects such as background removal, brightness, and color effects
- Modifying slide masters
- Adding a logo to the background
- Adding and customizing tables, charts, diagrams, and data from Excel
- Printing a presentation
- Sharing a presentation with others through video, the web, SharePoint, and PDF
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Understanding the PowerPoint 2010 Interface
2. Getting Started
3. Formatting a Presentation
4. Adding Tables and Charts
5. Working with Shapes
6. Adding Audio and Video
7. Adding SmartArt and Diagrams
Adding organizational charts4m 59s
8. Sharing with Others
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