by Geetesh Bajaj, January 1st 2013
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Season's Greetings from Indezine
New Year PowerPoint Clip Art and Goodies
These New Year themed clip arts for PowerPoint are all silhouettes that are ready to use within
your slides. These have been provided in both black and white colors -- both variations are
contained within two separate sample presentations that you can download. Copy the graphics of
your choice from the downloaded presentations, and paste them into your PowerPoint presentation
slides. You can also paste them into a Word document, an Excel worksheet, or any other program.
Download these free New Year Clip Art Graphics here
New Year celebrations commemorate the end of one year, and the beginning of the next year. This page
provides a free collection of New Year PowerPoint templates, presentations,
scrapbook backdrops, embellishments, Snagit stamps and more goodies.
Download New Year Goodies here
Hyperlinks Support in SlideShark: Conversation with David Klein
is senior director of product management at Brainshark, Inc.,
leading the product team in developing innovative business solutions. Brainshark's cloud-based
software lets users create online and mobile video presentations -- using simple business tools
like PowerPoint and the phone or computer microphone -- and share and track their content.
Brainshark is also the creator of the award-winning SlideShark app for viewing, presenting
and sharing PowerPoints on the iPad and iPhone. In this conversation, David discusses SlideShark's
newly announced support for hyperlinks and how users of the app will benefit.
Read the conversation here
Use CDex to Add WAV Headers to MP3 Files
When working with adding sound within PowerPoint -- be it adding sound to an animation or even
adding sound to a slide transition, you'll realize that only WAV files can be used as sounds in either
of these scenarios. What's more -- the same WAV file is always larger in size than its MP3 alternative
and since animation and transition sounds are always embedded within PowerPoint, you can end up with
really large PowerPoint file sizes! Note that adding an MP3 file for animation or transition sounds is
normally not doable since PowerPoint won't accept a file that has an MP3 file extension -- that's
unfortunate because MP3 files can be almost 10x smaller than WAV files.
Learn how to use CDex to add WAV headers to MP3 files
Account Management in PowerPoint 2013
In PowerPoint 2013, and in other Office 2013 programs you typically need to sign in to a Microsoft Account so
that you can access settings, customizations, and even some files off the cloud. You typically do this by
managing your Account, right inside PowerPoint or another Office 2013 program such as Word and Excel -- the
Account Management window allows you to sign in to your Microsoft Account, and automatically connect to your
SkyDrive account. In this tutorial you'll learn how to access PowerPoint 2013's Account Management window,
and explore the options provided.
Learn how to manage Accounts in PowerPoint 2013
Learn PowerPoint 2010 for Windows: Slide Master
Learn PowerPoint 2011 for Mac: Charts
Getting your PowerPoint tasks done quicker is just one of the benefits you will gain by using keyboard shortcuts.
Are you aware of all PowerPoint keyboard shortcuts? Want to check if your favorites have been included in this e-book, or if
there are a few that can help you perform
your PowerPoint tasks quicker and better? Or if you don't use keyboard shortcuts, do you want to get started?
This 56 page PDF e-book downloads quick, costs you $0 or more, and is a valuable resource.
The PowerPoint Keyboard Shortcuts E-Book
covers the last three Windows versions
of PowerPoint: PowerPoint 2010, 2007, and 2003.
And now, the e-book has already been updated for the new PowerPoint 2013.
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