Beginning PowerPoint. Lisa Hales SON Technology Seminar Sponsored by Educational Outreach & Nursing Informatics Grant. View. Insert. A Quick Tour of The Toolbars. Format. Slide Show. Draw. Primary view is the slide. Can add text either in Outline pane or in slide body.
SON Technology Seminar
Sponsored by Educational Outreach & Nursing Informatics Grant
Use a dark background with white or yellow text, or a light background with black or dark text.
Sound and Effects
Use selectively and rarely. Whimsical effects and sound are inappropriate for a large professional audience, but can help personalize a smaller, less formal presentation.
Extensive help menu provides information and directions for just about everything.
Learning a new program like PowerPoint can take some time. Be patient, try buttons to see what they do, you can always hit UNDO if you don’t like the result.A few helpful hints