PowerPoint 2016 – Adding Background Audio

Learn about adding background audio to your PowerPoint Presentation.

PowerPoint gives you the ability to play music or other sound effects in the background of your presentation.  This is a great feature if you are looping your presentation for continuous play or creating videos of it for distribution.  Below are the step-by-step instructions for adding Background Audio. Continue reading “PowerPoint 2016 – Adding Background Audio”

Working with PowerPoints Slide Master to Create a Custom Template

Learn how to work with PowerPoint’s Slide Master – creating a custom template, adding a theme, setting the background, changing the overall font, changing various fonts throughout your presentations, adding placeholders to specific layouts, adding page numbers, changing page number locations, adding footers, and saving your custom template.

PowerPoint’s Slide Master is like a “set it and forget it” feature.  It allows you to create a completely customized and unique template that you can use over and over for all your new presentations. So, whether you are doing just a couple or many presentations, it’s worth taking the time to set up the template. Because, once you’ve set it up you can use it for all new presentations allowing you to have the customized look as well as consistency throughout your presentations. Below are the step-by-step instructions for work with PowerPoints slide master to create a custom template. Continue reading “Working with PowerPoints Slide Master to Create a Custom Template”