• Microsoft Office Printing: What does collate mean?

    As you explore your printing options in Microsoft Office, you might be wondering: what does collate mean? The thing to consider when printing collated vs. uncollated, is how you want to distribute your document to people. Do you want to distribute it as a series of sequential slides like for a packet of…

  • How to Narrate a PowerPoint (Step-by-Step Guide)

    In this article you’ll learn how to narrate a PowerPoint, with either just your voice or using the new video narration feature. Firstly, there are two different tools you can use to narrate your PowerPoint slides.#1: Record Audio is the legacy PowerPoint narration tool. Although this tool doesn’t have as many features,…

  • PowerPoint Design Ideas Not Working? Try These 9 Fixes.

    If your PowerPoint Design Ideas feature is not working, I’ve pulled together 9 ways to fix it so it shows back up again.While the Design Ideas feature can be extremely useful, it can also be frustrating when it doesn’t work, especially when it works fine one minute, and not the next. That’s…

  • How to Convert PowerPoint to Video (Step-by-Step)

    In this article you’ll learn how to convert PowerPoint to video, and the different options you have.While most people know how to use PowerPoint to present their products and services live, few people know how to turn a PowerPoint into a video that runs on its own. And while that might…

  • How to Add Music to PowerPoint (Step-by-Step)

    In this article you’ll learn how to add music to PowerPoint, and the different playback and looping options that are available to you. There are two main things to note about adding music (or other audio files) to PowerPoint: 1. Adding music to your presentation is slightly different than adding narration…

  • How to Convert Google Slides to PowerPoint (Step-by-Step)

    In this article, you’ll learn how to convert Google Slides to PowerPoint to take full advantage of the Microsoft PowerPoint editing platform.While it is fairly easy to convert Google Slides and PowerPoint presentations back and forth, not everything converts perfectly. So if you are on a team that is primarily using…

  • How to Convert PowerPoint to Google Slides (Step-by-Step)

    In this article, you’ll learn how to convert PowerPoint to Google slides to take full advantage of the online Google Slides platform. There are two different ways to convert your PowerPoint presentations into the Google slides format – either uploading your presentation onto the Google Slides platform, or importing it…

  • How to Convert PowerPoint to Word (Step-by-Step)

    In this article, you’ll learn how to convert PowerPoint to Word so that you can natively edit your handouts or speaker notes in Microsoft Word (instead of PowerPoint).What about all the content on your PowerPoint slides? Converting PowerPoint to Word does NOT convert the content of your slides into a Microsoft…

  • How to Use the Laser Pointer in PowerPoint (Green, Red and Blue)

    In this article, you will learn now to use PowerPoint’s built-in laser pointer (or laser pen) which comes in three different colors: red, green and blue.This laser pen feature is a built-in Microsoft PowerPoint feature (you don’t need to buy or download anything extra) that you can use to highlight…