Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
• Multiple Monitors: You can run your presentation
on more than one monitor. From the drop-down
menu, select the monitor to display PowerPoint and
click Presenter View to view the slide show on the
• Performance: See the upcoming section, “Optimize
Slide Show Performance,” for details.
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.
Set Timings for Slides Manually
Figure 15-3: Open the Slide Transitions dialog box
Open a presentation in PowerPoint.
Click the Home tab.
Click the Slides pane and press Ctrl+A to select all
Click the Animations tab.
Click the More button to open a drop-down menu (see
In the Slide Transition pop-up menu, select the
transition effect you want to apply to all slides.
Note that you can select individual slides or groups of slides in a
presentation and apply a transition effect. You can then select other
slides and apply different transition effects.