Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Set Up Your Show
Open a presentation in PowerPoint.
Click the Slide Show tab in the Ribbon.
Figure 15-1: Click Set Up Slide Show
Click Set Up Slide Show (see Figure 15-1).
In the Set Up Show dialog box, shown in Figure 15-2,
specify the following settings:
• Show Type: The Presented By A Speaker option
displays a full-screen slide show that is controlled by a
speaker. The Browsed By An Individual option displays
in a window and is controlled by a user. Select the
Show Scrollbar check box if you want the scroll bar to
be visible for the user. The Browsed At A Kiosk option
displays a full screen show that runs automatically.
• Show Options: Select the Loop Continuously Until
‘Esc’ check box to enable the show to repeat
continuously until you press Esc. Choose whether to run the
show with narration and animation.
• Pen Color: Select your desired pen color from the
• Show Slides: By default, PowerPoint displays all your
slides in the show. You can also specify a range of
slides, if desired, by clicking the up and down arrows.
• Advance Slides: See the sections “Set Timings for
Slides Manually” and “Set Timings for Slides While
Rehearsing” coming up in this chapter.
Figure 15-2: Specify your slide show options
Remember to always double-check all your presentation hardware
before giving your presentation. If possible, be sure to rehearse your
presentation with the actual hardware you’ll be using.