If you want to stay in Microsoft PowerPoint to create your slides and outline, you can. After, you can easily transfer your outline into slides.
- [Narrator] While my personal preference … is to use Microsoft Word to create an outline, … I wanted to show you how to do the same thing … inside of PowerPoint, … and personally I think it's a little bit more convoluted … and it doesn't give you … the same effective barrier of separation. … Why do I want separation? … Well, I like the actual act of thinking twice. … By first building in Word … and then moving into PowerPoint, … it forces me to look at the whole outline two times, … and that's how I'm going to catch mistakes. … But let me quickly show you … how to build an outline inside of PowerPoint … in case you don't have access to any other software. … When you launch PowerPoint, … you'll choose a template that you want to use. … In this case, … we'll use this rules design template … and simply click to create a new presentation. … Now, by default, … you'll see that there are some slides … prepopulated and loaded. … What I want to do is switch my view. … I can do that over here in the view tab, …
This course was created and produced by Rich Harrington.
Skill Level Beginner
1. Approaching a Presentation
2. Building the Outline
3. Using the Outline to Create Slides
4. Working with Text
5. Photos, Video, Charts, and Shapes
6. Animating a Presentation
7. Getting Ready for Playback of Your Presentation
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