Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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Chapter 16: More Things to Insert on Your Slides
Creating a table in a Content placeholder
Basic tables are simple to create in PowerPoint. The easiest way to create a
slide that contains a table is to use the Title and Content slide layout. Just
follow these steps:
1. Open the Home tab on the Ribbon and then click the New Slide button
in the Slides group to add a slide with the Title and Content layout.
A new slide is created.
2. Click the Table icon in the center of the Content placeholder.
The Insert Table dialog box appears, as shown in Figure 16-1.
Figure 16-1: The Insert Table dialog box.
3. Set the number of rows and columns you want for the table and then
The table appears, as shown in Figure 16-2.
Figure 16-2: An empty table, waiting for data.