How to Change the Scale of a Text Box in Google Slides

When you add a new text box in Google Slides you can draw the text box to determine its initial size. While this can be helpful if you have a general idea of how large you want the box to be, it can be difficult to work with when you need it to be an […]

How to Change the Font on All Slides in Google Slides

One convenient element of working in Google Slides is the ability to have a consistent layout structure across each of your slides. This helps to make the presentation look more professional, and it provides a level of predictability to makes content editing a little easier. But after you have worked with some of your slides, […]

How to Delete Guides in Google Slides

Have you ever tried to center something on a slide, only to find that it’s not in the correct place when you print or show your presentation? This is very common, as it’s difficult to manually find the horizontal or vertical center of something. Fortunately Google Slides has something called “guides” that will overlay a […]

How to Delete a Picture in Google Slides

Google Slides includes many of the same features that you would find in other presentation software like Microsoft Powerpoint. Among the features available in Google Slides is the ability to add a picture to one of your slides. Once that picture is in the slide you can do things like change its coloring, adjust its […]

How to Add the Same Background Picture to Every Slide in Google Slides

Google Slides offers a handful of different themes that you can use to customize the appearance of your slideshow. These themes look good, and they provide a simple way to start editing your presentation so that you can focus on content instead of appearance. But you may have a picture that you would like to […]

How to Stop Google Slides From Suggesting Contacts When You Type a Name in a Comment

The steps in this article are going to show you where to find the setting in Google Slides that will stop the application from showing a list of your contacts if you type a name into a comment. Open a presentation in Google Slides. Click the Tools tab at the top of the window. Select […]

How to Add a Vertical Line at the Center of Google Slides

Many of the objects that you may want to place into a slide in Google Slides, such as a text box or an image, are probably not going to be the same size as the slide itself. Therefore, you may wish to put that object at the center of the slide so that it looks […]

How to View Speaker Notes When Presenting in Google Slides

When you are creating and presenting a Google Slides slideshow, it’s common to include notes about things that you want to mention while giving that presentation. In Google Slides these are called speaker notes. While your process for giving a presentation may involve printing or memorizing these notes, there is also an option to display […]

How to Select All of the Elements on a Slide in Google Slides

When you are creating a slide in a presentation in Google Slides, you typically add a number of different elements to that slide. Whether it’s a picture, a text box, a shape or a video, certain slides might call for a lot of objects. But the addition of all of these elements can make the […]

How to Stop Printing Skipped Slides in Google Slides

The ability to skip a slide when you give a presentation in Google Slides allows you to customize a slideshow for multiple audiences. You can work on a slide and keep it in the presentation, but hide it from that presentation if necessary. But if you are also going to be printing your presentation, either […]