Where is Page Setup in Powerpoint 2013?

if you are a longtime user of Powerpoint, then you have probably come to rely on the Page Setup menu that allows you to change the size or orientation of your slide.

This menu is also part of several other Microsoft Office products and contains many helpful settings.

But if you are using Powerpoint 2013 and looking for the Page Setup menu in that program, then you may be having some difficulty.

Microsoft replaced the Page Setup menu in Powerpoint 2013 with a new menu called Custom Slide Size.

This new menu contains all of the options that were previously part of the Page Setup menu in Powerpoint 2013; it just has a new name now.

Our guide below will show you where to find this menu so that you can make the changes to your slideshow.

Locating the Page Setup Options in Powerpoint 2013

The steps in this guide are going to help you find the menu that contains important information regarding the page attributes for your slideshow.

This includes the size of the page, its orientation, the notes, handouts and outline orientations, and the manner in which Powerpoint starts page numbering.

Step 1: Open Powerpoint 2013.

Step 2: Click the Design tab at the top of the window.

open the powerpoint 2013 design tab

Step 3: Click the Slide Size button in the Customize section of the ribbon, then click the Custom Slide Size button.

open the custom slide size menu in powerpoint 2013

Step 4: Adjust the settings on this menu as needed. Once you are finished, click the OK button at the bottom of the window.

where is page setup in powerpoint 2013

Just for the sake of comparison, the Page Setup menu from Powerpoint 2010 is shown below, alongside the Custom Slide Size menu from Powerpoint 2013. As you can see, they have all of the same information.

page setup comparison for powerpoint 2010 and powerpoint 2013

Now that you know how to find the Page Setup menu in Powerpoint 2013, you can make the slide adjustments that are found in this location.

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