Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Create a Master Slide
Create a new blank slide presentation by opening the
Office menu and choosing New.
Double-click Blank Presentation in the New
Presentation dialog box to create a presentation with the
default master slides.
Click View in the Ribbon.
Click the Slide Master button in the Ribbon.
Click Insert Slide Master (see Figure 6-1).
Delete all items on the new slide master you don’t want
to use by clicking a placeholder and pressing the Delete
key. We deleted all items but the footer placeholders on
our slide master.
Figure 6-1: Click Insert Slide Master to create a new master slide
Add placeholders by clicking the Insert Placeholder tool
drop-down menu and choosing a placeholder from the
drop-down menu that appears (see Figure 6-2).
For more information on adding placeholders, see Chapter 4.
Click the View tab in the Ribbon and click Normal to
return to the slide view.
Figure 6-2: Select Insert Placeholder to add placeholders on the new master slide