Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Creating New Slides for Your Presentation
3. On the Home tab, open the drop-down list on the New Slide button
and choose Slides from Outline.
You see the Insert Outline dialog box.
4. Select the Word document with the headings you want for your
presentation and click the Insert button.
Depending on how many first-level headings are in the Word
document, you get a certain number of new slides. These slides probably
need work. The Word text may need tweaking to make it suitable for a
from a Word
Selecting a different layout for a slide
If you mistakenly choose the wrong layout for a slide, all is not lost. You can
start all over. You can graft a new layout onto your slide with one of these
✦ On the Home tab, click the Layout button and choose a layout on the
✦ Right-click the slide (being careful not to right-click a frame or object),
choose Layout, and choose a layout on the submenu.
PowerPoint also offers the Reset command for giving a slide its original
layout after you’ve fiddled with it. If you push a slide all out of shape and you
regret doing so, select your slide, go to the Home tab, and click the Reset