In these lessons, you will learn how to use Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 to create professional-quality slide presentations that grab and hold your audiences attention from start to finish.
First, you will explore the latest features of PowerPoint, from the all-new File menu to the Backstage View. After that, you will find out how to create dazzling presentations formatted with themes and a variety of slide layouts. You will embellish your slides with text, objects, SmartArt, multimedia, animation, sound, charts, clip art, and hyperlinks, and you will discover that global changes are a snap with the Slide Master.
In addition, you will find out how to download an online image and insert it onto a slide. You will also discover how to edit clip art, images, WordArt, and shapes easily with the commands on the Ribbon. You will explore the printing interface in Backstage View, and find out how to view your presentations in the new Reading View.
You will also learn how to create a PowerPoint photo album with your digital pictures, and you will work with PowerPoint Web App, an online version of PowerPoint. Finally, you will add versatility to your PowerPoint skills as you learn to save presentations as PDF files and videos.
Note: Microsoft Windows 7, Vista, or XP with Service Pack 3; Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 or Microsoft Office Professional 2010 (please be sure to install this software on your computer before the course begins). This course is not suitable for Macintosh users, nor for users of any older versions of Microsoft PowerPoint.