PowerPoint 97 For Windows For Dummies

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You're not getting the full benefit from all your hard work if your presentations are ineffective. Now, with the latest version of Microsoft's PowerPoint presentation software and practical, authoritative guidance from best-selling author Doug Lowe, you can generate impressive and effective slide shows, create overhead transparencies, and even computer-based presentations. Plus, with PowerPoint 97 For Windows For Dummies, you discover the secrets of generating complete programs for the World Wide Web that your ...
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Overview

You're not getting the full benefit from all your hard work if your presentations are ineffective. Now, with the latest version of Microsoft's PowerPoint presentation software and practical, authoritative guidance from best-selling author Doug Lowe, you can generate impressive and effective slide shows, create overhead transparencies, and even computer-based presentations. Plus, with PowerPoint 97 For Windows For Dummies, you discover the secrets of generating complete programs for the World Wide Web that your audience -- whether they're colleagues, students, or members of the board of trustees -- won't forget.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764500510
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 1/17/1997
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 384
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 9.25 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Doug Lowe's 20-plus For Dummies(r) guides have given folks the lowdown on everything from networking and Internet Explorer to MSN.com.
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Table of Contents

Introduction.

PART I: Basic PowerPoint 97 Stuff.

Chapter 1: PowerPoint 101.

Chapter 2: Editing Slides.

Chapter 3: Outlining Your Presentation.

Chapter 4: Doing It with Style.

Chapter 5: Don't Forget Your Notes!

Chapter 6: Printing Your Presentation.

Chapter 7: Help!

PART II: Looking Mahvelous.

Chapter 8: Fabulous Text Formats.

Chapter 9: Masters of the Universe Meet the Templates of Doom.

Chapter 10: When I Am Old, I Shall Make My Slides Purple.

Chapter 11: Using Clip Art.

Chapter 12: Drawing on Your Slides.

PART III: Neat Things You Can Add to Your Slides.

Chapter 13: Charts.

Chapter 14: Organizational Charts (Or, Who's in Charge Here?).

Chapter 15: Equations, WordArt, and Other Ornaments.

Chapter 16: Lights! Camera! Action! (Adding Sound and Video).

Chapter 17: Transitions and Animation Effects.

PART IV: Oh, What a Tangled Web We Weave.

Chapter 18: Working with Hyperlinks and Action Buttons.

Chapter 19: Surfing the Web with PowerPoint 97.

Chapter 20: Creating HTML Documents with PowerPoint 97.

PART V: Working with Presentations.

Chapter 21: Juggling Multiple Presentations and Stealing Slides.

Chapter 22: Sharing Information with Other Programs.

Chapter 23: Managing Your Files.

Chapter 24: Messing with Macros.

Chapter 25: Creating 35mm Slides.

Chapter 26: It's Show Time!

PART VI: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 27: Ten New Features in PowerPoint 97.

Chapter 28: Ten Things That Often Go Wrong.

Chapter 29: Ten PowerPoint Shortcuts.

Chapter 30: Ten Cool Things on the PowerPoint 97 CD-ROM.

Index.

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