Indezine Logo

  This is the print version of this page. All content is copyright 2000-2019.

Featured Story

Why Should You Be Using and Mastering PowerPoint’s Triggers?

Philippa Leguen de Lacroix

In the Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, there’s a phenomenon called “SEP” that you just can’t see. SEP stands for Somebody Else’s Problem, and quite simply: we all choose not to see it. I’m pretty sure this same principle applies to all those buttons on applications that we don’t know what they do. We just don’t see them. Blissfully unaware! For example: “Triggers” in PowerPoint’s Animation Pane has been there for a very long time, probably. But it’s only in recent years that we’ve been using them. And we’re making up for lost time now. They are genius!

Read more with Philippa Leguen de Lacroix.

PowerPoint Tutorials, Articles and Reviews

Tutorials, reviews, articles and templates for Microsoft PowerPoint and other presentation software.

PowerPoint 2016 Tutorials

PowerPoint 2013 Tutorials

News and Press Releases



Concept Slides: Organic Shapes with Brush Edges

Concept Slides: Organic Shapes with Brush Edges

You get 8 shape types plus lines as part of this Organic Shapes collection. Each of these 8 shape types have 10 variants. So you end up with 80 hand-drawn shape options! Again each of these 80 shapes have 12 brush stroke styles! Plus you get the lines and arrows in 12 brush stroke styles too. Combine all variations to end up with more than 3000 possibilities.

Download and use now.

Photoshop Tutorials

Photoshop Tutorials

We have a bunch of Photoshop tutorials that are geared towards PowerPoint users, but even otherwise, these can be very helpful to many other users. We look at PNG cutouts, creating gradients in Difference mode, TIFF and Alpha channel export, Reticulation and Gaussian Blur effects, plus using shapes from Illustrator.

Explore Photoshop tutorials, including information on how to use Photoshop effectively for PowerPoint users.




New Stories

Add Services in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac

February 21, 2019

Add Services in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac

Microsoft Office 2016 applications work well with cloud platforms such as OneDrive. Roaming capabilities enable when you log into your Microsoft account within Office applications such as PowerPoint. Once logged in, all your settings, including your recent files or templates, will be synced across all your devices, including laptops, tablets, and even smartphones.

Learn how to add various services in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac.

Keyboard Shortcuts for PowerPoint 2016 for Windows

February 20, 2019

Keyboard Shortcuts for PowerPoint

Here’s the most comprehensive list of PowerPoint 2016 keyboard shortcuts that we know. How many of these do you presently use? Speed up your PowerPoint usage with these shortcuts, and enjoy some free time!

Explore keyboard shortcuts in PowerPoint 2016 for Windows.

PowerPoint and Presenting News: February 19, 2019

February 19, 2019

Crowdbeamer: Conversation with Peter Ryckaert

We first answer a question from a reader: You set an audio clip to play across slides, and then you return to the first slide by pressing the Home button, or any other way. Now the audio no longer plays automatically. Why? We then answer another question: In my deck of slides, I need to have slide numbers 1 to 8 for the first section of slides. I then need the next section to be numbered 1 to 6 for another section. Is this doable? After answering these questions, we bring you an exclusive interview with Peter Ryckaert of Crowdbeamer.

Sway users can learn about signing into Microsoft Sway, and explore how Sway differs from PowerPoint. PowerPoint 2016 for Mac users can explore Tiling Options in texture fills, and also learn to Add Pattern Fills to Shapes. And if that wasn’t enough for this week, make sure you do not miss the quotes, press releases, and templates released in the last week.

Stay informed about updated tutorials and happenings related to PowerPoint and presenting.

Transparency for Shape Fills in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac

February 19, 2019

Transparency for Shape Fills in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac

Shape fills such as solid colors, gradients, pictures, and textures can have a Transparency attribute that lets you reduce the opacity of a fill so that the slide object or background behind shows through.

Apply transparency to shape fills in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac.

Archives: 313 | 312 | 311 | 310 | 309

Microsoft and the Office logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

Home | PowerPoint | Photoshop | PowerPoint Templates | PowerPoint Tutorials | Blog | Notes | Ezine | Advertise | Feedback | Site Map | About Us | Contact Us

Link to Us | Privacy | Testimonials

PowerPoint Backgrounds | Christian PowerPoint Backgrounds | Business PowerPoint Presentation Templates

Plagiarism will be detected by Copyscape

©2000-2019, Geetesh Bajaj. All rights reserved.

since November 02, 2000