Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Create Block Arrows
Open a presentation in PowerPoint and select a slide in
the Slides tab.
Click the Insert tab in the Ribbon.
Click the Shapes down arrow to access the drop-down
menu of different shapes available.
Click a style from within the Block Arrow section and
draw the shape on the slide.
Right-click the shape to open a context menu and
choose Format Shape.
Add a gradient fill in the Format Shape dialog box (see
Note that the options available in the Format Shape dialog box are
the same as when changing line and other object attributes.
Figure 7-12: Add a gradient fill color to a block arrow
If you want to add flair to the design of block arrows, click the 3-D
Format item in the left pane and select a 3-D format. Additionally, you
can add a drop shadow by clicking Shadow and adjusting shadow
attributes in the right pane.