A quick walkthrough of the Toolbox in PowerPoint 2011 for Mac.
Author: Geetesh Bajaj
Product/Version: Microsoft PowerPoint 2011
OS: Mac OS X
Each of these tabs is filled with options that let you perform important tasks within PowerPoint -- and you can learn more about these individual tabs by clicking links to individual pages above (links will be added as these pages are created). The Toolbox sports the name of the selected tab in the Title bar above -- Figure 1 below shows the Custom Animation tab.
Figure 1: Custom Animation tab within the Toolbox
Let us now explore those parts of the Toolbox that are visible within all tabs:
Can't see the Toolbox within PowerPoint 2011? Turn it on by clicking the Toolbox button on the Standard Toolbar (highlighted in red in Figure 3).
Figure 3: Toolbox button within the Standard toolbar in PowerPoint 2011
Alternatively, choose the View | Toolbox menu option - here you'll find options to
directly bring up any of the individual tabs of the Toolbox (highlighted in red in
Figure 4: View menu options to enable Toolbox tabs
Have your ever used keyboard shortcuts and sequences in PowerPoint? Or are you a complete keyboard aficionado? Do you want to learn about some new shortcuts? Or do you want to know if your favorite keyboard shortcuts are documented?
Go and get a copy of our PowerPoint Keyboard Shortcuts and Sequences ebook.
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