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PowerPoint 2007 Introduction

Video Description

This course will provide you with the skills you need to create effective and robust presentations in Microsoft PowerPoint 2007. After an introduction to PowerPoint's window components and Help system, students will learn to create, save, and rearrange presentations. The features required to format text, use drawing objects, work with graphics, and insert tables and charts will be covered, in addition to learning to use templates and themes, slide masters, and transition effects. Finally, students will learn to proof, run, and print presentations.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Introduction 00:01:25
  2. Overview of User Interface
    1. Opening a File 00:02:06
    2. Using and Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar 00:01:38
    3. Switching between Slide and Outline View 00:01:30
    4. Viewing Speaker Notes 00:02:08
    5. Using Zoom on the Status Bar 00:00:52
    6. Switching Views: Normal, SlideSorter, SlideShow, Notes 00:03:11
  3. Getting Started
    1. Starting a New Presentation 00:01:48
    2. Entering Text on a Slide 00:02:19
    3. Saving the Presentation 00:04:11
    4. Inserting, Moving and Resizing a Text Box 00:03:57
  4. Creating and Formatting Slides
    1. Using Content Slides 00:01:26
    2. Building a Bulleted List in Normal View 00:00:56
    3. Building a Bulleted List in Outline View 00:02:17
    4. Changing the Slide Layout 00:01:51
    5. Adding Levels to a Bulleted List 00:04:05
  5. Applying Design Themes and Formatting to the Presentation
    1. Adding a Design Theme 00:03:11
    2. Customizing Design Themes 00:02:33
    3. Formatting Text 00:01:17
    4. Using the Slide Master 00:02:23
    5. Changing Bullets in the Slide Master 00:05:32
    6. Changing Bullets on an Individual Slide 00:01:37
  6. Drawing Tools
    1. Using Insert Picture Command 00:02:13
    2. Duplicating a Slide 00:00:52
    3. Searching for and Inserting Clip Art 00:02:52
    4. Moving and Resizing Images 00:02:44
    5. Working with Picture Styles 00:06:41
    6. Drawing Basic Shapes 00:03:03
    7. Manipulating Shapes 00:01:20
    8. Creating Advanced Shapes 00:02:16
    9. Duplicating and Adding Text in a Drawn Object 00:01:42
    10. Using Alignment Tools to Align Objects 00:01:15
    11. Attaching Drawn Objects With Connectors 00:03:35
    12. Formatting Objects 00:04:46
    13. Formatting Text Using WordArt Styles 00:02:04
  7. Adding SmartArt
    1. Deleting a Slide 00:01:24
    2. Converting an Existing Bulleted List to SmartArt 00:03:16
    3. Editing Text in a Smart Art Graphic 00:01:26
    4. Creating SmartArt from Scratch 00:01:40
    5. Adding a Unit to SmartArt 00:03:08
    6. Formatting SmartArt 00:01:44
  8. Finalizing the Presentation
    1. Using Speaker Notes 00:02:28
    2. Checking the Spelling 00:01:04
    3. Launching the Presentation 00:01:24
    4. Using Annotation and Navigation Tools 00:04:31
  9. Conclusion
    1. Conclusion 00:01:00