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PowerPoint 2013 Essentials

Course Summary

This course is good for end-users and IT Pros alike. Learn the latest additions to PowerPoint 2013, such as how to sign in to individual and corporate Office 365 accounts and SkyDrive integration, as well as learn some handy tips for reusing old 4:3 slide

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    Course Syllabus

    ● Presenting in the 21st Century
        ◦ Presenting in the 21st Century
    ● Signing In or Switching Users
        ◦ Signing In with a Microsoft Account
        ◦ Managing Your Account
        ◦ Connected Services
        ◦ Switching Users
        ◦ Signing In with an Organizational Account
        ◦ Signing Out
    ● Getting to Know PowerPoint 2013
        ◦ Pinning PowerPoint 2013 to the Start Screen and the Taskbar
        ◦ The Getting Started Screen
        ◦ The Ribbon Display Options
        ◦ Navigation Pane
        ◦ Notes Pane
        ◦ Switching Views
        ◦ Touch Mode and Gestures
    ● Creating and Saving a New Presentation
        ◦ Creating a Blank Presentation
        ◦ Adding Slides
        ◦ Saving a Presentation to Your Computer
        ◦ Saving a Presentation to SkyDrive
        ◦ Saving a Presentation to Office 365 SharePoint
        ◦ Pinning a Presentation
        ◦ The New Resume Reading Feature
    ● Creating and Modifying a Template
        ◦ Pros and Cons of Templates
        ◦ Creating a New Template
        ◦ Slide Masters and Layouts
        ◦ Master Guides
        ◦ Saving as a Template
    ● Slide Design 101
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ The Art of Presentations
        ◦ Slide Design
        ◦ Designing for the Size of the Room
        ◦ Designing for Webinars
        ◦ Designing for a Presenterless Presentation
        ◦ Other Resources
    ● Working with Slides
        ◦ Creating Slides from an Outline
        ◦ Reusing Slides
        ◦ Inserting Slide Sections
        ◦ Formatting the Slide Background
    ● Working with Text
        ◦ Text Boxes vs. Placeholders
        ◦ Formatting Font
        ◦ Formatting Paragraphs
        ◦ Formatting Bullet Points
        ◦ Formatting Text Boxes
        ◦ Inserting Symbols
        ◦ Check Spelling and Other Tools
    ● Working with Photos
        ◦ Inserting Pictures
        ◦ Adjusting the Z Order
        ◦ Changing a Picture
        ◦ Enhancing Photographs
        ◦ Removing the Background
    ● Working with Shapes
        ◦ Drawing Shapes
        ◦ Merging Shapes
        ◦ Editing Shapes
        ◦ Importing Illustrator Graphics
    ● Creating a Table
        ◦ Inserting a Table
        ◦ Adding and Deleting Rows and Columns
        ◦ Formatting a Table
        ◦ Printing a Table
    ● Working with SmartArt
        ◦ Introduction to SmartArt
        ◦ Adding Text and Images
        ◦ Adding or Deleting Shapes
        ◦ Formatting SmartArt
        ◦ Converting SmartArt to Shapes
    ● Working with Charts
        ◦ Creating Charts
        ◦ Editing Data
        ◦ Formatting the Chart
    ● Creating Slide Transitions
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Applying a Transition
        ◦ Changing Effect Options
        ◦ Adjusting the Timing
    ● Introduction to Animations
        ◦ Types of Animations
        ◦ Creating Animations
        ◦ Working with the Animation Pane
        ◦ Working with Animation Triggers
        ◦ Using Transitions as Animations
    ● Working with Actions and Hyperlinks
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Creating a Hyperlink
        ◦ Creating an Action Button
    ● Working with Sound
        ◦ Inserting Audio Files
        ◦ Recording Audio
    ● Working with Video

Course Fee:
USD 29

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1 - 4 hours / week

This course is listed under Cloud Computing , Data & Information Management and Digital Media & Games Community

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