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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 The Fundamentals

    1. Starting PowerPoint

    2. What's New in PowerPoint 2003?

    3. Understanding the PowerPoint Program Screen

    4. Using Menus

    5. Using Toolbars and Creating a New Presentation

    6. Filling Out Dialog Boxes

    7. Keystroke and Right Mouse Button Shortcuts

    8. Opening a Presentation

    9. Saving and Closing a Presentation and Exiting PowerPoint

    10. Creating a New Presentation with the AutoContent Wizard

    11. Creating a Blank Presentation and a Presentation from a Template

    12. Moving Around in Your Presentations

    13. Viewing Your Presentation

    14. Printing Your Presentation

    15. Getting Help

    16. Changing the Office Assistant and Using the "What's This" Button

    17. Chapter One Review

  2. Chapter 2 Editing a Presentation

    1. Inserting Slides and Text

    2. Using the Outline Pane

    3. Editing Text

    4. Selecting, Replacing, and Deleting Text

    5. Cutting, Copying, and Pasting Text

    6. Using Undo, Redo, and Repeat

    7. Checking Your Spelling

    8. Finding and Replacing Information

    9. Viewing a Presentation's Outline

    10. Rearranging a Presentation's Outline

    11. Inserting Symbols and Special Characters

    12. Working in Slide Sorter View

    13. Adding Notes to Your Slides

    14. Working with Multiple Windows

    15. Collecting and Pasting Multiple Items

    16. File Management

    17. Understanding Smart Tags

    18. Recovering Your Presentations

    19. Chapter Two Review

  3. Chapter 3 Formatting Your Presentation

    1. Formatting Fonts with the Formatting Toolbar

    2. Advanced Font Formatting with the Font Dialog Box

    3. Using the Format Painter

    4. Applying a Template's Formatting

    5. Using the Slide Master

    6. Choosing a Color Scheme

    7. Changing the Background of Your Slides

    8. Working with Bulleted and Numbered Lists

    9. Changing Paragraph Alignment and Line Spacing

    10. Adding Headers and Footers

    11. Working with Tabs and Indents

    12. Changing the Page Setup

    13. Chapter Three Review

  4. Chapter 4 Drawing and Working with Graphics

    1. Drawing on Your Slides

    2. Adding, Arranging, and Formatting Text Boxes

    3. Selecting, Resizing, Moving, and Deleting Objects

    4. Formatting Objects

    5. Inserting Clip Art

    6. Inserting and Formatting Pictures

    7. Aligning and Grouping Objects

    8. Drawing AutoShapes

    9. Flipping and Rotating Objects

    10. Layering Objects

    11. Applying Shadows and 3-D Effects

    12. Chapter Four Review

  5. Chapter 5 Working with Tables and WordArt

    1. Creating a Table

    2. Working with a Table

    3. Adjusting Column Width and Row Height

    4. Inserting and Deleting Rows and Columns

    5. Adding Borders to a Table

    6. Adding Shading and Fills

    7. Inserting a WordArt Object

    8. Formatting a WordArt Object

    9. Chapter Five Review

  6. Chapter 6 Working with Graphs and Organization Charts

    1. Creating a Chart

    2. Modifying a Chart

    3. Selecting a Chart Type

    4. Creating an Organization Chart

    5. Modifying Your Organization Chart

    6. Formatting Your Organization Chart

    7. Chapter Six Review

  7. Chapter 7 Delivering Your Presentation

    1. Delivering a Presentation on a Computer

    2. Using Slide Transitions

    3. Using an Animation Scheme

    4. Using Custom Animations

    5. Rehearsing Slide Show Timings

    6. Creating a Presentation that Runs by Itself

    7. Creating a Custom Show

    8. Packaging and Copying a Presentation to CD

    9. Viewing a Packaged Presentation

    10. Chapter Seven Review

  8. Chapter 8 Working with Multimedia

    1. Inserting Sounds

    2. Adding Voice Narration to Your Slides

    3. Inserting a Movie Clip

    4. Automating the Multimedia in Your Presentation

    5. Chapter Eight Review

  9. Chapter 9 Working with Other Programs and the Internet

    1. Inserting a Slide into a Microsoft Word Document

    2. Embedding a Microsoft Excel Worksheet into a Slide

    3. Modifying an Embedded Object

    4. Inserting a Linked Excel Chart

    5. Importing and Exporting an Outline

    6. Using Hyperlinks

    7. Using Action Buttons

    8. Saving a Presentation as a Web Page

    9. Viewing a Web-Based Presentation

    10. Chapter Nine Review

  10. Chapter 10 Advanced Topics

    1. Hiding, Displaying, and Moving Toolbars

    2. Customizing PowerPoint's Toolbars

    3. Sending Faxes

    4. Adding Comments to a Slide

    5. Customizing PowerPoint's Default Options

    6. File Properties and Finding a File

    7. Recording a Macro

    8. Playing and Editing a Macro

    9. Chapter Ten Review

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