Exciting New Features in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Released

When it comes to PowerPoint, it remains the professional tool of choice for business and corporate presentations. Features that were already in PowerPoint 2010 just became easier to discover and use with the new 2013 release.  As with all other Microsoft Office 2013 applications, PowerPoint 2013 has been given a brand-new look. You’ll see fewer but more relevant choices, and you’ll find tools that were previously hidden, such as Shape Merge.

PowerPoint Interface

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 is cleaner and primed for use on tablets and phones, so you can swipe and tap your way through presentations. Powerpoint 2013 makes it easy to design and deliver beautiful presentation with ease and confidence. Instead of opening without light precipitation you now have several options to star your next presentation using a template, theme, recent presentation, web link presentation.

Start it up, and you’ll be given a range of templates to choose from to create your new presentation. What is new with PowerPoint 2013 templates is that they’re now available with 16:9 aspect ratios, which is the default ratio. More and more monitors and videos are going to wide screen to you and so as power point. You can also change the default wide screen size 16:9 to standard 4:3 using new tab options. We teach that and you can join us in this teaching learning process by contacting us.

And when you’re working with others, you can add comments to ask questions and get feedback. So it includes presenter view, improved commenting system and a whole new set of Templates. You can learn all of these at Intellisoft. We have several PowerPoint Training Classes in Singapore.

Themes in PowerPoint

You’ll find new themes, a design to take advantage of a wide screen. Now themes come with new variants of color palettes and there’s a color bar of the color palette available. You can also click on more images to get a sample of what your presentation might look like with different elements.  To learn how to do this come and join our Microsoft PowerPoint training class.

You can also set the guidelines in Master view. As you go through your slides the created guidelines will always be there. When you create the most path animation. PowerPoint will show you where it will end up. Your original object stays put and a ghost image moves along a path to show you where it will end up.

New Features in Microsoft PowerPoint

You will enjoy the features like

Presenter View: Stay organized with new behind-the-scenes tools, so you can keep your presentation focused and your audience tuned in.

Slide Zoom: Direct your audience’s attention right to your point. Zoom in on a diagram, chart, or graphic with a couple of clicks, and zoom out just as smoothly.

Slide Navigator: Quickly switch slides—in or out of sequence—from a visual grid viewable at a glance. While in Presenter View, your audience sees only the slide you’ve selected.

Auto-extend: When you project your presentation to a second screen, your slides and Presenter View automatically appear on the correct screens. No fumbling with equipment.

Here are the top features you should explore in Power Point.

  • Start at the new Start screen
  • Themes are sleeker, and Variants more varied
  • Shape tools get improvements
  • Find new formatting tools
  • Video input and output improve
  • Audio playback options expand
  • Presentation View becomes rosier
  • Work better with your team
  • Bring your presentation online
  • Work with the cloud

And many more….

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