Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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Chapter 1: Welcome to PowerPoint 2013
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Welcome to PowerPoint 2013
In This Chapter
Discovering PowerPoint
Firing up PowerPoint
Making sense of the PowerPoint screen and the Ribbon
Visiting backstage
Creating a presentation
Viewing presentation outlines
Saving and closing your work
Retrieving a presentation from the hard drive
Getting help
Getting out of PowerPoint
This chapter is a grand and gala welcoming ceremony
for PowerPoint 2013, Microsoft’s popular
slidepresentation program.
This chapter is sort of like the opening ceremony
of the Olympics, in which all the athletes parade
around the stadium and people make speeches
in French. In much the same way, this chapter
marches PowerPoint 2013 around the stadium so
you can get a bird’s-eye view of what the program
is and what you can do with it. I might make a few
speeches, but not in French (unless, of course, you’re
reading the French edition of this topic).
What in Sam Hill Is PowerPoint?
PowerPoint is a program that comes with Microsoft Office (although you can
buy it separately, as well). Most people buy Microsoft Office because it’s
a great bargain: You get Word, Excel, and Outlook all together in one
inexpensive package. And PowerPoint is thrown in for good measure. Of course,
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