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PowerPoint 2013, Part 1: Get Aquainted

with expert Leeanne McManus


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Release date Release date 1/9/2017
Level Level Beginner
Runtime Runtime 1h 55m
Published eBooks Published eBooks N/A
Hands-on labs Hands-on labs N/A
Sample files Sample files Included
Exams Exams Included


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Course description

Productivity expert Leeanne McManus demonstrates the best way to get started in PowerPoint by exploring all the different areas of the PowerPoint interface and how they can be best utilized. She will show you the best ways to modify and use interface features, including templates, and how to give your presentation the best look for your use.

Prerequisites

This course assumes that students are familiar with the basic use of Windows and common use of the mouse and keyboard. No prior experience with Word is assumed.

Meet the expert

Leeanne McManus Leeanne is a nationally renowned trainer, facilitator, and productivity expert. For the past decade, she has trained, facilitated, and conducted thousands of sessions, helping clients to achieve their maximum potential. While being most well-known for helping end-users, departments, and organizations learn how to maximize their software products such as Office 365 and Adobe, Leeanne also facilitates sessions to enhance productivity and performance through soft skills. Leeanne consults clients on team building, leadership, succession planning, and more and utilizes a science-driven battery of assessments to help identify the uniqueness, skills, competencies, behavior, and drivers for each person. Leeanne's background includes Human Resources, Operations, and Talent and Development.


Course outline



Introduction

Getting Familiar (25:09)
  • Introduction (00:24)
  • Getting Familiar (02:10)
  • Navigating the Ribbon Tab (01:40)
  • The Quick-Access Toolbar (00:33)
  • Contextual Ribbon Tabs (01:50)
  • Status Bar (01:13)
  • Changing Views (01:18)
  • Demo: Navigating PowerPoint (04:25)
  • Demo: Ribbon Tabs (03:20)
  • Demo: The Ribbon (07:24)
  • Summary (00:49)
Sign into Office 365 (10:03)
  • Introduction (00:19)
  • Sign into Office 365 (01:47)
  • Demo: Sign into Office 365 (03:15)
  • Demo: Office 365 Account (04:19)
  • Summary (00:21)
Drop Down, Dialog, and Gallery (12:33)
  • Introduction (00:30)
  • Understanding Drop Downs (01:27)
  • Opening a Dialog Box (01:00)
  • Expanding Galleries (01:13)
  • Demo: Drop Downs (01:46)
  • Demo: Dialog Boxes (02:37)
  • Demo: Galleries (03:29)
  • Summary (00:26)
Understanding the Backstage (24:16)
  • Introduction (00:33)
  • Understanding the Backstage (00:55)
  • Start New or with a Template (00:36)
  • Open Recent Files/Locations (01:08)
  • Pin Files (00:35)
  • Add Locations (00:28)
  • Location Examples (00:51)
  • Save and Save As (00:47)
  • Share Options (01:34)
  • Export and Change File Type (00:40)
  • Account and Product Info (01:32)
  • Options/Manage PowerPoint (00:46)
  • Demo: Info, New, and Open (04:53)
  • Demo: Save and Others (03:46)
  • Demo: Account and Options (04:42)
  • Summary (00:22)
Templates (11:30)
  • Introduction (00:23)
  • Begin with a Blank Template (00:46)
  • Search for a Template (00:54)
  • Start New or with a Template (00:43)
  • Demo: Templates (05:31)
  • Demo: Browsing Templates (02:46)
  • Summary (00:23)
Customization (20:41)
  • Introduction (00:22)
  • Customizing the Enivronment (02:12)
  • Customizing the Ribbon (00:34)
  • Customizing the QAT (01:24)
  • Demo: Show and Hide Ribbon (02:54)
  • Demo: Quick Access Toolbar (04:27)
  • Demo: Customize the QAT (02:23)
  • Demo: Customize Ribbon Tabs (05:55)
  • Summary (00:26)
Global Changes (11:29)
  • Introduction (00:19)
  • Options/Manage PowerPoint (00:52)
  • Demo: Global Settings (04:59)
  • Demo: More Global Settings (04:55)
  • Summary (00:22)