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Using Slide Masters, Part One

This module introduces slide masters. It covers opening Slide Master view, creating slide layouts, working with placeholders, and changing a slide’s layout.

  •          Opening Slide Master View   
  •          Creating Slide Layouts           
  •          Working with Placeholders    
  •          Changing the Slide Layout     

Using Slide Masters, Part Two

This follow-up delves deeper into getting the most out of slide masters in PowerPoint 2013. Topics include how to preserve and update slide masters, use multiple masters in a presentation, and remove masters.

  •          Preserving Slide Masters       
  •          Updating Master Slides         
  •          Using Multiple Slide Masters in a Presentation        
  •          Removing Masters from a Presentation       

Working with Templates

Invite participants to come along as we take a look at working with templates. This module shows how to create, save, use, and edit a template.

  •          Creating a Template  
  •          Saving a Template     
  •          Using a Template       
  •          Editing a Template    

Using Handout Masters

Help participants get a handle on handout masters with this informative module. Here, they will learn how to open Handout Master view, edit the handout master, set layout options, and create handouts using Microsoft Word.

  •          Opening Handout Master View         
  •          Editing the Handout Master  
  •          Setting Layout Options           
  •          Creating Handouts in Microsoft Word          

Using Notes Masters

Participants will master note masters in this module. It covers how to open Note Master view, edit the note master, set layout options, and print notes pages.

  •          Opening Notes Master View 
  •          Editing the Notes Master       
  •          Setting Layout Options           
  •          Printing Notes Pages  

Working with Comments

Comments are very handy for collaboration amongst multiple users. In this module, learn how to insert, view, navigate through, reply to, and delete comments.

  •          Inserting Comments  
  •          Viewing Comments    
  •          Navigating Through Comments         
  •          Replying to Comments          
  •          Deleting Comments   

Reviewing a Presentation

This module covers presentation review from start to finish, including how to send a presentation for review, compare presentations, navigate through markup, accept and reject markup, and end the review.

  •          Sending a Presentation for Review   
  •          Comparing Presentations      
  •          Navigating Through Markup 
  •          Accepting and Rejecting Markup      
  •          Ending the Review     

Advanced Animation Techniques, Part One

Learn how to choose a basic animation effect, set animation options, customize the trigger for an animation, edit the motion path, set start options, and modify the duration and delay of an animation.

  •          Choosing a Basic Effect         
  •          Setting Effect Options
  •          Customizing the Trigger        
  •          Editing the Motion Path         
  •          Setting Start Options  
  •          Modifying Duration and Delay          

Advanced Animation Techniques, Part Two

This module builds upon the skills taught in previous one by showing participants how to set animation options, change the order of animations, use the Animation Painter, and use the Animation pane.

  •          Setting Animation Options     
  •          Changing the Order of Animations   
  •          Using the Animation Painter 
  •          Using the Animation Pane     

Advanced Presentation Techniques

Participants can give their presentations extra pizzazz by using advanced presentation techniques. This module shows how to record and narrate a show, set narration options, use Presenter view, create a video from a presentation, create a show-only file, and present slides online.

  •          Recording and Narrating a Show      
  •          Setting Narration Options      
  •          Using Presenter View
  •          Creating a Video from a Presentation          
  •          Creating a Show-Only File     
  •          Presenting Your Slides Online

Creating a Custom Show

Custom shows are a great tool for audiences with different informational needs. This module looks at how to hide a single slide as well as how to create, edit, present, and delete a custom show.

  •          Hiding a Single Slide  
  •          Creating a Custom Show       
  •          Editing a Custom Show          
  •          Presenting a Custom Show    
  •          Deleting a Custom Show        

Managing PowerPoint Files

The course concludes with a discussion of how to manage files in PowerPoint. Participants are shown how to optimize media compatibility, compress media, work with versions, recover unsaved files, and protect a presentation with a password.

  •          Optimizing Media Compatibility       
  •          Compressing Media   
  •          Working with Versions           
  •          Recovering Unsaved Files      
  •          Protecting a Presentation with a Password

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