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Change Aspect Ratio
A sizing dialog box may
6 Click Maximize or Ensure Fit
in the dialog box.
Note: Ensure Fit resizes objects
to ensure that they fit on the
slide. Maximize does not resize
objects, but objects may fall off
the edge of the slide as a result.
PowerPoint changes the aspect
ratio of the presentation.
The background of my presentation seems a little different after I changed the aspect ratio. Did
Yes, it may have changed — it depends on the circumstances. When you change aspect ratio, AutoFormat may
adjust fonts and lines. Changing the aspect ratio in a presentation may skew the slide background and may
resize and distort objects. Always inspect your presentation after changing the aspect ratio to see if anything
changed. Better still, try to design your presentation in the proper aspect ratio. If you must change the aspect
ratio of a template, do it before any design work so that potential distortion only affects the background.