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by Geetesh Bajaj, June 04, 2019

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Clichés: Stack of Coins Pictures in PowerPoint

Clichés: Stack of Coins Pictures in PowerPoint

Let’s admit that coins can look beautiful, especially if they are golden! Add an interesting light source and a stack of gold coins does appear warm and secure. However, what was once interesting can soon become boring; and then you may no longer like pictures that contain neat stacks of properly arranged coins.

Are coins synonymous with wealth? Are there other, better options?

Gears for PowerPoint (Series 01)

Gears for PowerPoint (Series 01)

All these gears are native PowerPoint shapes. You can recolor them, add effects, and do more, all inside PowerPoint. Results which would have taken hours to achieve now take less than a minute! Have fun using the gear graphics, and make your audience take notice! All these gears can be rotated and resized, as required. Since they are essentially pictures, all types of edits that you can do with pictures work with them too!

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Create a Dynamic Countdown in PowerPoint

Create a Dynamic Countdown in PowerPoint

Do you have something significant coming up? Is there an important product release, a groundbreaking conference, a huge merger, the opening of a new office, or something else that is happening? Or maybe, you just want to welcome the New Year or some other holiday in style? What if you could create a dynamic countdown and display it in your office lobby or any other suitable location?

Kurt Dupont of PresentationPoint explains how you can create a dynamic countdown.

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Despite the fact: by Scott Schwertly

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Despite the fact that technology, psychology, and the business environment have changed drastically since the introduction of PowerPoint, few presenters have adapted their craft to this altered environment

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Insert a Check Mark or Tick Mark

Insert a Check Mark or Tick Mark in PowerPoint for Mac

Do you want to insert a check mark, which is also called a tick mark, in your slides? Very often, this symbol indicates a task is done, and you may want to add it as part of your regular text in text placeholders and boxes, shapes, tables, and even charts. Fortunately, it is very easy to complete this task in most versions of PowerPoint for Mac. There may be slight differences, depending upon whether you are using a newer or older version of PowerPoint, but even then, the process is very similar. Using one of these options, you will be able to add a check mark or tick mark in PowerPoint.

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Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard Shortcuts for PowerPoint 2016 for Windows

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!

Keyboard Sequences

Keyboard Sequences: PowerPoint 2016 for Windows

Many users are familiar with keyboard shortcuts for PowerPoint 2016, yet there are no real shortcuts for tasks users need to perform all the time. This includes changing PowerPoint’s views or even aligning or reordering slide objects. Thankfully, there are many keyboard sequences that work for these tasks. Most sequences entail that you press two buttons, and then press a third button after a moment. So if the keyboard sequence is listed as Alt+S > H, then you must press the Alt and S keys together, let go those two keys and then press the H key.

Enable Developer Tab of the Ribbon

Enable Developer Tab of the Ribbon in PowerPoint 2016 for Windows

The Developer tab of the Ribbon is typically not visible within PowerPoint 2016. To enable the Developer tab, you have to visit the PowerPoint Options dialog box. So why would you want to enable a tab that’s hidden by default? That’s because the Developer tab provides options that most PowerPoint users may not be aware of, and don’t typically use.

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Embed Fonts

Embed Fonts in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac

Have you ever been in a situation where your presentation looked so awesome with some amazing typography, but when you opened the same presentation on another computer, the text looked positively terrible! This behavior may happen if the font you used is not available on the other computer. The best solution to this problem is to use safe fonts that are available on most computers, or you may also explore the option to embed fonts in your PowerPoint presentation.

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