In this chapter
Find out what action settings are and how they can help you create a dynamic slide show
Learn how to add action settings to PowerPoint objects
Explore the use of action buttons
Learn how to add action settings to text by using hyperlinks
Discover how to create a nonlinear presentation
One of the more serious drawbacks of a traditional slide show is that it locks you into a sequential presentation, one slide after another. If your presentation is strictly an exposition, with no questions or side trips allowed, that might not necessarily be so bad. But if you already present in any kind of teaching or training environment, you know that such presentations are rarely sequential.
Can PowerPoint ...