4 ways to change a picture in PowerPoint without losing formatting

PowerPoint Tips

The Change Picture feature in PowerPoint is very powerful because it lets you substitute another picture but keep the most of formatting. You duplicated a great slide and now just want to change the text and substitute another image.

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3 ways to make objects equidistant in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

Duplicate, place, duplicate. PowerPoint duplicates the original object and offsets the 2nd object slightly in both the X and Y directions. A new feature in PowerPoint 2013 is equidistance markers.

2013 200

Timeline 3D: A Review

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

I bought the promo bundle last year, which gave me $500 of legit, full-featured (not demo) software for $50. This is the key feature that makes your events visible to your audience when a view of the timeline as a whole makes them too small to even be noticed.

2010 163

How To Create a Long Shadow effect for PowerPoint Icons

SlideModel

The technique to be applied in this tutorial to create the long shadow effect, consists of generating a dark PowerPoint Shapes, based on the PowerPoint Icon Outline, duplicating the shape with a 45 degrees angle and 2px spacing and merging this shapes to generate the long shadow.

2015 77

Highlight one part of an image in color

PowerPoint Tips

It uses the Remove Background feature of PowerPoint 2010. Select the photo, then copy and paste it to duplicate it. Highlighting a part of a grayscale image in color really makes it stand out!

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Anatomy of a custom graphic

PowerPoint Tips

” Next, I removed the black background using the Remove Background feature that’s available in PowerPoint 2010 and later. The DNA isn’t long enough, so I duplicated the image To put the two DNA images, I needed to change the orientation of the duplicate.

Create cool animation with Morph in Office 365

PowerPoint Tips

Earlier this year, Microsoft unveiled new new features for PowerPoint, Morph and Designer. Here, I want to discuss Morph and focus on effects that you can’t create with PowerPoint’s animation feature. They give you access to new features first.

2016 161

B.B. King (1925–2015): Incomparable Bluesman, Masterful Storyteller

Presentation Zen

It's about telling a story and making a connection in a way that can not be duplicated by anyone else. If you are being true to yourself and the audience, if you are authentic, how could it possibly be duplicated? . View image | gettyimages.com.

2015 107

Shortcut to complex shapes with SmartArt in PowerPoint 2007 and 2010

PowerPoint Tips

The secret is to use the SmartArt feature as much as possible and then, at the end, ungroup it twice to get individual shapes that you can edit individually. SmartArt is a great way to create diagrams, but you can also use them to create complex, custom graphics.

2007 223

Matrix Organizational Structure – Is it the right structure for your company?

SlideModel

Employees can be motivated to have a clear career path within functional units and duplication of effort can be reduced. Disadvantages: Divisional Organizations can suffer from duplication of work, since each division will require separate departments.

2019 56

Create clear, iconic illustrations in PowerPoint with (gasp!) clip art

PowerPoint Tips

The great feature of WMF images is that you can convert them to PowerPoint objects and ungroup them. To indicate growth, we’ll duplicate it, enlarge the duplicate, and add animation to fade the small tree into the large tree.

2012 176

The wonderful Selection pane lets you easily hide objects, select them and even rename them

PowerPoint Tips

You could also use this feature to create variations–one for projecting and another for printing. In this situation, I might have a duplicate title with white text; I could hide the white text and show the black text when I project the presentation and use the animation.

2012 205

PowerPoint on an Android phone

PowerPoint Tips

When you select an object, such as a shape or image, a menu appears with options such as Cut, Copy, Paste, Duplicate, Delete, and Copy Formatting. Here are some important features that I wasn’t able to find: Slide Master view.

2015 163

Create your own graphics and icons for PowerPoint: Part I–Using clip art

PowerPoint Tips

You can also use the Custom Shapes feature to make more complex graphics. Duplicate and move objects. Then I moved the duplicate up and to the right to extend the stairs, matching the spacing so the 2 stairs seemed like 1.

2011 178

Getting a shiny Web 2.0 look in PowerPoint-Part I: Reflections

PowerPoint Tips

In addition, I used the 3D Rotation feature to angle the left and right rectangles. Press Ctrl + D to duplicate the rectangle and drag it to the right of the first one. Maybe Web 2.0 is already an old look, but you still see a lot of it. Of course, Web 2.0

How to create a poster in PowerPoint 2013

PowerPoint Tips

Many people use Microsoft Word for this purpose, but PowerPoint offers more graphic features and greater flexibility in placing your text and images. PowerPoint 2013 tip: A new feature lets you more easily make objects equidistant. Do you create posters for personal or business use?

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Create a swinging bell or pendulum in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

Select the object and press Ctrl+D to duplicate it. The Preview feature spins your object 360°. Have you ever received a greeting card created in PowerPoint? Maybe I receive more of these than most people, but I get them several times a year.

2009 150

What's missing from your TED-like talk, and what should be

The Eloquent Woman

I''ve coached nearly 100 speakers featured on the TEDMED stage, at TEDx conferences around the world, and on TED.com--and scores more for TED-like talks. Don''t use them to duplicate your words. "I''m giving a TED talk." There''s a lot of that going around.

2015 96

How to create a poster in PowerPoint 2007 & PowerPoint 2010

PowerPoint Tips

Many people use Microsoft Word for this purpose, but PowerPoint offers more graphic features and greater flexibility in placing your text and images. Now, you’ll duplicate the vertical dashed line and the text box. Do you create posters for personal or business use?

2007 216

Public Speaking: Automate, Automate, Automate

Great Public Speaking

This saves me at least three hours work every time I send out one of these ezines.) => Collect questions you field over and over and make a FAQ (frequently asked question) page on your website and also duplicate it in a signature file so you can email it to people.

Rands In Repose: Keynote Kung-fu

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

These guides are one of my favorite features because I have grid issues. Let’s try it: First, duplicate the object you want to de-emphasize. Set the opacity on the duplicate to whatever you want it to eventually be.

Public Speaking : AUTOMATE, AUTOMATE, AUTOMATE

Great Public Speaking

This saves me at least three hours work every time I send out one of these ezines.) => Collect questions you field over and over and make a FAQ(frequently asked question) page on your website and also duplicate it in a signature file so you can email it to people People comment to me all the time, "Tom, your name shows up everywhere. How do you do it?" Basically I let my fingers do the talking. I learned how to speed things up in my office by using technology.

Public Speaking – 5 Powerful Tips for Persuasive and Captivating Presentations

Pivotal Public Speaking

The point is, it can be duplicated. Why do you think testimonials have proven to be more effective than selling facts and features? Best of all, now you can consciously duplicate this proven process and implement them as your own. Let’s face it. Most of us are not comfortable speaking in front of groups, especially when giving formal speeches or presentations.

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