Microsoft PowerPoint 97 Illustrated BASIC / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- Cengage Learning
This highly visual training manual contains five units that cover Basic Microsoft PowerPoint skills. Through instructor-led or self-paced step-by-step instruction, individuals learn how to create and modify a presentation with pictures and charts, and customize a presentation with slide masters. Each unit concludes with a Concept and Skills Review, World Wide Web work, and Independent Challenges providing individuals with hands-on practice of every skill they learned in the unit.
|Product dimensions:||8.66(w) x 10.63(h) x (d)|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
About the Author
David W. Beskeen has authored or co-authored numerous computer books since 1992, including more than 25 titles for Course Technology. He has guided readers in mastering PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Internet Explorer, Outlook, Windows, Livemotion, and other leading proprietary software packages. An expert in applied technology, Mr. Beskeen has a variety of teaching and consulting experience in today's computer technology.
Table of Contents
Unit 1: Getting Started with Powerpoint 97 Defining Presentation Software Starting PowerPoint 97 Using the AutoContent Wizard Viewing the PowerPoint Window Viewing Your Presentation Saving Your Presentation Getting Help Printing and Closing the File, and Exiting Powerpoint Unit 2: Creating a Presentation Planning and Effective Presentation Choosing a Look for a Presentation Entering Slide Text Creating a New Slide Working in Outline View Entering Text in Notes Page View Checking Spelling in the Presentation Evaluating Your Presentation Unit 3: Modifying a Presentation Opening an Existing Presentation Drawing and Modifying Objects Editing Drawing Objects Aligning the Grouping Objects Adding and Arranging Text Formatting Text Changing the Color Scheme and Background Correcting Text Automatically Unit 4: Enhancing a Presentation Inserting Clip Art Inserting and Cropping a Picture Embedding a Chart Entering and Editing Data in the Datasheet Formatting a Chart Using Slide Show Commands Setting Slide Show Timings and Transitions Setting Slide Animation Effects