Purpose Presentation software was developed to replace the original process used for creating presentations.
Original Process Develop main points of presentation Finalize slide content Send presentation outline to art department for backgrounds Take pictures of finalized slides Return 35mm slides to presenter Gather slide projector, screen, and slides for trip to presentation site
New Process Develop content Design background Gather laptop and projector for trip to presentation site
Chapter 1 Topics Covered PowerPoint views Saving slide show Planning a presentation Assessing presentation content Using slide layouts Applying themes Reviewing the presentation Inserting media objects Adding a table Using animation and transitions Inserting a header and footer Running and navigating a slide show Printing
Chapter 2 Topics Covered Using a template Modifying a template Creating in Outline view Modifying an outline structure Printing an outline Importing an outline Adding existing content Using sections Slide show design principles Modifying a theme