Create presentations using PowerPoint

PowerPoint is an Microsoft Office application used for creating visual and graphical presentations. A user can combine texts, audio, video, pictures, shapes, animations to create presentations.

Opening PowerPoint

Go to the start menu –> click on All programs –> Microsoft Office –> Microsoft PowerPoint 2010


The Ribbon

The ribbon can be found at the top side of the work space. The ribbon contains “Tabs” and “Groups.” Each “tab” relates to a type of activity, such as inserting media or applying animations to objects. Selected tabs will display “groups.” A “group”┬ácontains menu and command buttons used to complete a specific task. Selected “Groups” will display Menu commands. Other features you might find on the ribbon are related tabs, galleries, and dialog box launchers.