Beginner MS PowerPoint


Make sure your message is heard with presentation slides that inform and engage your audience in this beginner PowerPoint course.

Chapter One: Program Fundamentals

  • Starting PowerPoint 2016
  • What’s New in PowerPoint 2016
  • Understanding the PowerPoint Program Screen
  • Giving Commands
  • Using Command Shortcuts
  • Creating a New Presentation
  • Opening a Presentation
  • Previewing and Printing a Presentation
  • Saving a Presentation
  • Closing a Presentation
  • Using Help
  • Exiting PowerPoint

Chapter Two: Getting Started with Presentations

  • Inserting Slides and Deleting Slides
  • Selecting a Layout
  • Navigating a Presentation
  • Organizing a Presentation

Chapter Three: Inserting and Editing Text

  • Inserting Text
  • Inserting a Text Box
  • Editing Text
  • Moving and Copying Text
  • Controlling How Text is Moved or Copied
  • Collecting Multiple Items to Move or Copy
  • Using Undo, Redo and Repeat
  • Checking Your Spelling
  • Finding and Replacing Text
  • Inserting Symbols and Special Characters
  • Inserting Equations

Chapter Four: Formatting Text

  • Changing Font Type
  • Changing Font Size
  • Changing Font Color
  • Changing Font Style
  • Using the Font Dialog Box
  • Copying Formatting
  • Using WordArt

Chapter Five: Viewing a Presentation

  • Changing Views
  • Using the Zoom Controls
  • Using the Outline Pane
  • Working with the Presentation Window
  • Working with Multiple Presentations

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