Learn more about working with SmartArt within PowerPoint so that you can quickly create more effective diagrams.
Author: Geetesh Bajaj
Product/Version: PowerPoint 2007 and higher for Windows (and PowerPoint 2008 and higher for Mac)
SmartArt is a diagramming component first introduced within PowerPoint 2007 for Windows, and now available on most platforms where PowerPoint is available including Windows, Mac, Android, iOS, etc. Among other niceties, SmartArt allows you to replace boring bullet points with info-graphic content using text within shapes.
Here are some ideas for using SmartArt:
If all the talk about working with SmartArt graphics got you intimidated, don't worry because we'll show you how you can do all this and more in small articles that include step-by-step instructions. Look at our main SmartArt page.
Also, do explore our SmartArt Samples page.
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