How to Change Slide Order in Powerpoint 2013

Creating an effective Powerpoint presentation can be difficult, especially when the content of the presentation does not lend itself to an obvious order. So while you are reviewing a presentation that you have created in Powerpoint 2013, you may find that a particular slide might fit better at a different point in the slideshow. Fortunately […]

How to Print at High Quality By Default in Powerpoint 2013

Are there some¬†elements of your presentation that aren’t printing from Powerpoint 2013, and you can’t find a reason why? Powerpoint will not print certain things, like shadows, unless you change a print setting. But it can be easy to forget to change the setting each time you print a slideshow, so you may be looking […]

How to Disable ScreenTips in Powerpoint 2013

There are a lot of tools and settings available in Powerpoint 2013, and even experienced users may not be familiar with all of them. To help provide more information about what a particular button in the ribbon will do, Powerpoint includes a feature called ScreenTips. The ScreenTips feature works by displaying a brief description of […]

How to Save Powerpoint 2013 as a Video

The slideshow format that is used for Powerpoint presentations is ideal for giving presentations to a group. But occasionally you may need to present that information in a different way, or you need to make it accessible to people that need to view it in a different environment. Showing a video is a comparable alternative […]

How to Skip the Backstage Area in Powerpoint 2013

Powerpoint 2013 includes an area called Backstage that is a somewhat intermediate step that is part of the opening or saving process. This provides you with some additional options in regard to opening an existing file, or selecting a location for the file that you are about to save. But if you always save or […]

How to Change the Page Size in Powerpoint 2013

Powerpoint 2013 sizes its slides to fit on a widescreen display by default. But the default size being used in Powerpoint 2013 may not be ideal for every situation, so you might need to change to a different size. Fortunately Powerpoint 2013 makes it possible for you to change the page size for your presentation. […]

How to Add Keywords to Document Properties in Powerpoint 2010

Files can really start to accumulate on a computer after you have been using it for a while, especially if you have to create and edit documents on a daily basis. While you may have a good organization system in place to find files when you need them, you might be looking for a method […]

How to Print with Speaker’s Notes in Powerpoint 2013

Last updated: January 28, 2019 Even if you have been working on a Powerpoint presentation for a very long time and know it by heart, it can be easy to forget something when you add in the pressure of public speaking. So it’s a good idea to use the speaker’s notes section that is available […]

How to Add a Shape in Powerpoint 2013

Powerpoint presentations are a very visual medium, and it is helpful to include various objects that will appeal to your audience and hold their attention. For example, you can embed YouTube videos into a slide if you find one that is relevant to your presentation. One other option is to insert a shape by drawing […]

How to Insert an Excel Spreadsheet Into Powerpoint 2013

Excel spreadsheets can be an effective way to communicate data in a Powerpoint presentation, but switching between multiple files is not an ideal solution. Fortunately you can insert an Excel spreadsheet directly into a slideshow in Powerpoint 2013. Our guide below will walk you through the steps of adding an Excel worksheet to a slide […]