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 new component within PowerPoint 2007 and 2010 for Windows (and PowerPoint 2008 and 2011 for Mac) that replaces the diagram options in previous versions of PowerPoint. Other than that, SmartArt also allows you to replace boring bullet points with info-graphic content using text-within-shapes that's more logical to view and present.
With SmartArt, you can do all of this and more:
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 explore our SmartArt Samples page.
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