MARS PowerPoint 2007 Essentials - Basics

Getting To Know PowerPoint

  • starting PowerPoint
  • the PowerPoint screen
  • using the Ribbon
  • using KeyTip badges
  • minimising the Ribbon
  • shortcut menus
  • using shortcut menus
  • understanding dialog boxes
  • launching dialog boxes
  • the Quick Access Toolbar
  • customising The Quick AccessToolbar
  • the office button
  • using the office button
  • the status bar
  • customising the status bar
  • exiting safely from PowerPoint
  • practice exercise.

Working With Presentations

  • opening existing presentations
  • switching between open Presentations
  • understanding PowerPoint views
  • switching between views
  • navigating a presentation
  • using the zoom tool
  • closing a presentation
  • returning to a previous presentation
  • practice exercise.

Creating A Presentation

  • designing a presentation
  • presentation methods and hardware
  • creating a new blank presentation
  • using installed or online templates
  • creating a presentation based on a theme
  • adding text using the outline pane
  • saving a presentation
  • adding slides and text
  • previewing a slide show
  • practice exercise.

Slide Layouts

  • about slide layouts
  • adding a title slide
  • adding a title and content slide
  • adding a section header slide
  • adding a table to a slide
  • adding a picture with caption slide
  • adding a chart to a slide
  • changing the slide layout
  • practice exercise.


  • print preview options
  • previewing slides
  • printing slides
  • printing handouts
  • printing notes pages
  • printing the outline
  • practice exercise.

Getting Help

  • understanding how help works
  • accessing the help window
  • browsing for help
  • returning to the home page
  • using the table of contents
  • searching using keywords
  • disconnecting online help
  • printing a help topic
  • working with screen tips
  • dialog box help
  • other sources of help.

On-Site Training

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