Intermediate Tutorials

Create a Timeline in PowerPoint 2007

A timeline is used to illustration certain milestones that happen through a period of time or different steps in a process. Today’s tutorial shows you how to Create a Basic Timeline in PowerPoint 2007.

Change hyperlink color in PowerPoint 2007

Hyperlink are used in presentations when the presenter wants to connect a slide, email address, webpage or file by adding a link in the slide. This link can be done via a picture, graph, text or object. In today’s PowerPoint tutorial however we will be focused on hyperlinks done through text and how to change […]

Create a Venn diagram in PowerPoint 2007

A Venn diagram is used to show multiple groups of sets  and the possible relations with one another. This type of information can be important when demonstrating information to viewers via your presentation. So today we will focus on how to create a Venn diagram in PowerPoint 2007.

Hide PowerPoint Background Graphics

There are times when the background graphic can become a issue for a presenter.  During the presentation the background graphics may distract the audience or even during printing, may cause some difficulty seeing the slides content. This PowerPoint 2007 tutorial will show you how to remove the background graphics so that these kind of problems […]

Resizing a PowerPoint Clip Art

Today’s  Tutorial will be based on a question from a reader “If you are given instructions to resize clip art to a specific size (resize a star to 3 inches by 2.5 inches) how do you do this?”

Saving Presentation as a Webpage

PowerPoint provides users with the ability to save their presentations as a Webpage.  This allows you to upload you presentation to a web page so others can view it on the web. A case in which this would be useful is an instructor that would like the presentation lecture to be available to his/her students.

Inserting a Chart In PowerPoint 2007

Inserting a chart in PowerPoint 2007 allows the user to show and compare figures in a graphical way. This makes it easier for the audience to interpret the data. To do this, follow these steps.

Insert comments in PowerPoint 2007

PowerPoint comments are tags that are inserted into your slides at various points in the presentation. The benefit of this is that If you regularly collaborate with others regarding your presentation, key points can be pointed out for review or notes can be kept for as a reminder for the presenter.

Rotate and Flip objects in PowerPoint 2007

PowerPoint gives users the ability to rotate and flip objects. Using the Rotate features allows users to rotate an object such as a text box, image, wordart, etc in 90 degree increments or the free form tool can be used to rotate by any increment.

Grouping Objects in PowerPoint 2007

To work faster, PowerPoint 2007 allows you to group objects such as TextBoxes, Shapes, Images, etc. Whats the point of grouping objects? Grouping allows you to move, resize, add effects multiple objects at once.

Insert table into PowerPoint 2007

PowerPoint 2007 provides users with a easy way to organize and group information through the use of tables. This tutorial will teach you how to insert a table into PowerPoint 2007.

Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar

The Quick Access Toolbar is located above the Microsoft Ribbon. It contains the most commonly used functions to provide you with much more accessibility.

Create a Photo Album in PowerPoint 2007

One of the features of PowerPoint 2007 is the ability to create a Photo album. This allows the presenter to add a sequence images to the presentation and add effects such as captions, layouts, frames , and even themes which opens a even larger window of customization.