PowerPoint 2016 Essential Training (lynda.com)

Learn how to best create, edit, and share presentations with PowerPoint 2016, the popular presentation platform. Jess Stratton shows how to build a slideshow from scratch or leverage PowerPoint templates and themes for quick construction. Jess then demonstrates how to add and edit text, images, graphs, video, and animation; format slides for consistency; and add speaker notes and transitions to ensure a smooth delivery. Plus, discover how to collaborate on changes and then share the final presentation via print, PDF, or a recorded slideshow.

Topics include:
  • Connecting PowerPoint to OneDrive
  • Creating presentations from themes and templates
  • Using and editing slide masters
  • Changing the layout or theme
  • Adding pictures and objects
  • Working with bullet points, text boxes, and tables
  • Adding shapes, diagrams, and charts
  • Incorporating video, audio, and animation
  • Adding speaker notes and comments
  • Running a slideshow
  • Reusing and sharing PowerPoint presentations