Enterprise Applications: PowerPoint Gets Back to Roots

 
 
By P. J. Connolly  |  Posted 2010-11-03
 
 
 

PowerPoint Gets Back to Roots

by P. J. Connolly

PowerPoint Gets Back to Roots

PowerPoints New Ribbon Interface

The "ribbon" interface in PowerPoint 2011 groups related functions in an organized and logical fashion.

PowerPoints New Ribbon Interface

Save to SharePoint

Saving a PowerPoint 2011 presentation to a SharePoint 2007 or later collaboration server is a matter of filling in the URL and appropriate credentials.

Save to SharePoint

PowerPoints Media Browser

PowerPoint 2011 makes it easy to access audio from iTunes collections, images from iPhoto or video in iMovie projects.

PowerPoints Media Browser

Sections Make Organizing Simple

Lengthy presentations will benefit from PowerPoint 2011's ability to block off sections of slides for easier organizing.

Sections Make Organizing Simple

Shrink a Presentation Quickly

It's easy to modify image file sizes in PowerPoint 2011 to make images more Web-friendly; this can be done globally or one image at a time.

Shrink a Presentation Quickly

Edit Embedded Movies

The editing tools in PowerPoint 2011 give one the ability to modify embedded movies without requiring extra software.

Edit Embedded Movies

Compare Versions Easily

The new Compare option allows one to quickly and easily compare two presentation files, and identify differences.

Compare Versions Easily

Share Your Presentation

PowerPoint's new Broadcast feature allows one to make a presentation accessible by anyone invited to view it.

Share Your Presentation

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