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Main Title Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 bible /
Author Wempen, Faithe.
Publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Year Published 2013
OCLC Number 817586358
ISBN 9781118488119; 1118488113
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ESAR  T385.W467 2013 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 09/26/2013
Collation xxxvi, 804 p. : ill., 24 cm.
Includes index. "The comprehensive tutorial resourse" -- Cover.
Contents Notes
Machine generated contents note: pt. I Building Your Presentation -- ch. 1 A First Look at PowerPoint -- Who Uses PowerPoint and Why? -- Sales -- Marketing -- Human Resources -- Education and Training -- Hotel and Restaurant Management -- Clubs and Organizations -- What's New in PowerPoint 2013? -- Cloud Integration -- Start Screen -- Improved Shape Merging -- Improved Smart Guides -- Improved Comments -- SkyDrive Integration -- Online Pictures and Videos -- Improved Presenter Tools -- ...And Other New Features -- Learning Your Way around PowerPoint -- Starting and Exiting PowerPoint -- Understanding the Screen Elements -- Working with the Ribbon -- Working with Collapsible Tab Groups -- Working with Backstage View -- Working with Dialog Boxes and Panes -- Changing the View -- Normal and Outline Views -- Slide Sorter View -- Slide Show View and Reading Views -- Notes Page View -- Zooming In and Out -- Enabling Optional Display Elements -- Ruler -- Gridlines -- Guides -- Ribbon -- Contents note continued: Color/Grayscale/Pure Black and White Views -- Opening a New Display Window for the Same Presentation -- Arranging Windows -- Switching among Windows -- Using the Help System -- Summary -- ch. 2 Creating and Saving Presentation Files -- Starting a New Presentation -- Starting a Blank Presentation -- Starting a Presentation from a Template -- Using a Personal Template -- Basing a New Presentation on Existing Content -- Saving Your Work -- Understanding Save Locations -- Saving for the First Time -- Saving Subsequent Times -- Changing Drives and Folders -- Saving in a Different Format -- Saving Slides as Graphics -- Saving Slide Text Only -- Specifying Save Options -- Setting Passwords for File Access -- Closing and Reopening Presentations -- Closing a Presentation -- Opening a Presentation -- Opening a File from a Different Program -- Finding a Presentation File to Open -- Setting File Properties -- Summary -- ch. 3 Creating Slides and Text Boxes -- Contents note continued: Creating New Slides -- Creating New Slides from Outline View -- Creating a Slide from the Slides Pane -- Creating a Slide from a Layout -- Copying Slides -- Inserting Content from External Sources -- Copying Slides from Other Presentations -- Inserting New Slides from an Outline -- Tips for Better Outline Importing -- Importing from Other Text-Based Formats -- Post-Import Cleanup -- Opening a Word Document as a New Presentation -- Importing Text from Web Pages -- Managing Slides -- Selecting Slides -- Deleting Slides -- Undoing Mistakes -- Rearranging Slides -- Using Content Placeholders -- Inserting Content into a Placeholder -- Placeholders versus Manually Inserted Objects -- Creating Text Boxes Manually -- When Should You Use a Manual Text Box? -- Creating a Manual Text Box -- Working with Text Boxes -- Selecting Text Boxes -- Sizing a Text Box -- Positioning a Text Box -- Changing a Text Box's AutoFit Behavior -- Summary -- Contents note continued: ch. 4 Working with Layouts, Themes, and Masters -- Understanding Layouts and Themes -- Themes versus Templates -- Where Themes Are Stored -- Themes, Layouts, and Slide Master View -- Changing a Slide's Layout -- Applying; a Theme -- Applying a Theme from the Gallery -- Applying a Theme from a Theme or Template File -- Applying a Theme Variant -- Managing Themes -- Creating a New Theme -- Renaming a Theme -- Deleting a Theme -- Copying a Theme from Another Presentation -- Changing Colors, Fonts, and Effects -- Understanding Color Placeholders -- Changing the Color Theme -- Understanding Font Placeholders -- Changing the Font Theme -- Changing the Effect Theme -- Creating a Custom Color Theme -- Creating a Custom Font Theme -- Sharing a Custom Color or Font Theme with Others -- Deleting a Custom Color or Font Theme -- Changing the Background -- Applying a Background Style -- Applying a Custom Background Fill -- Working with Background Graphics -- Contents note continued: Displaying and Hiding Background Graphics -- Deleting Background Graphics -- Adding Your Own Background Graphics -- Working with Placeholders -- Formatting a Placeholder -- Moving, Deleting, or Restoring Placeholders -- Displaying the Date, Number, and Footer on Slides -- Date and Time -- Slide Number -- Footer -- Don't Show on Title Slide -- Customizing and Creating Layouts -- Understanding Content Placeholders -- Adding a Custom Placeholder -- Deleting and Restoring a Custom Placeholder -- Overriding the Slide Master Formatting for a Layout -- Creating a New Layout -- Renaming a Layout -- Duplicating and Deleting Layouts -- Copying Layouts Between Slide Masters -- Managing Slide Masters -- Creating and Deleting Slide Masters -- Renaming a Slide Master -- Preserving a Slide Master -- Summary -- ch. 5 Formatting Text -- Changing the Font -- Choosing the Right Fonts -- Changing the Font Theme -- Applying a Fixed Font -- Using the Font Dialog Box -- Contents note continued: Replacing Fonts -- Changing the Font Size -- Choosing the Right Sizes -- Specifying a Font Size -- Adjusting Character Spacing -- Changing Font Color/Text Fill -- Applying a Text Outline -- Applying Text Attributes -- Changing Text Case -- Applying WordArt Styles -- Applying Text Effects -- Shadow s -- Reflection -- Glow -- Bevel (3-D format) -- 3-D Rotation -- Transform -- Applying a Transformation -- Modifying a Transformation -- Tips for Using the Follow Path Transformations -- Copying Formatting with Format Painter -- Inserting Symbols -- Inserting Math Equations -- Inserting a Preset Equation -- Creating a New Equation -- Switching Between Professional and Linear Layout -- Formatting an Equation -- Summary -- ch. 6 Formatting Paragraphs and Text Boxes -- Formatting Bulleted Lists -- Bullets and the Slide Master -- Using Bullet Presets -- Changing Bullet Size and Color -- Changing the Bullet Symbol -- Resetting a Bullet Preset -- Contents note continued: Using a Picture Bullet -- Formatting Numbered Lists -- Using Numbering Presets -- Changing Number Size and Color -- Changing the Start Number -- Setting Indents and Tabs -- Working with Indents -- Working with Tabs -- Adjusting Line Spacing -- Changing Horizontal Alignment -- Formatting Text Boxes -- Applying Fills and Outlines -- Setting Fill Transparency -- Controlling Vertical Alignment -- Changing Text Box Rotation -- Changing Text Direction -- Setting Internal Margins -- Creating Multiple Columns -- Summary -- ch. 7 Correcting and Improving Text -- Finding and Replacing Text -- Correcting Your Spelling and Grammar -- Checking an Individual Word -- Checking the Entire Presentation -- Setting Spelling and Grammar Options -- Working with Custom Dictionaries -- Specifying the Default Custom Dictionary -- Editing a Custom Dictionary -- Creating a New Custom Dictionary -- Setting the Editing Language -- Using AutoCorrect to Fix Common Problems -- Contents note continued: Using AutoFormat As You Type -- Using the Research Tools -- Looking Up a Word in a Dictionary -- Finding Synonyms and Antonyms with the Thesaurus -- Translating Text into Another Language -- Using Research Sites -- Summary -- ch. 8 Creating and Formatting Tables -- Creating a New Table -- Creating a Table with the Insert Table Dialog Box -- Creating a Table from the Table Button -- Drawing a Table -- Moving around in a Table -- Selecting Rows, Columns, and Cells -- Editing a Table's Structure -- Resizing the Overall Table -- Inserting or Deleting Rows and Columns -- Merging and Splitting Cells -- Applying Table Styles -- Formatting Table Cells -- Changing Row Height and Column Width -- Table Margins and Alignment -- Applying Borders -- Applying Fills -- Filling Individual Cells -- Applying an Overall Table Fill -- Filling a Table with a Picture -- Applying a Shadow to a Table -- Applying a 3-D Effect to a Table -- Changing Text Alignment -- Contents note continued: Changing Text Direction -- Using Tables from Word -- Integrating Excel Cells into PowerPoint -- Summary -- pt. II Using Graphics and Multimedia Content -- ch. 9 Drawing and Formatting Objects -- Working with the Drawing Tools -- Drawing Lines and Shapes -- Straight or Curved Lines -- Freeform Shapes -- Flow-Chart Connectors -- Callouts -- Action Buttons -- Choosing-a Different Shape -- Editing a Shape's Points -- Adding Text to a Shape -- Selecting Objects -- Deleting Objects -- Moving and Copying Objects -- Within a Slide -- From One Slide to Another -- From One Presentation to Another -- To Another Program -- Using the Office Clipboard -- Understanding Object Formatting -- Resizing Objects -- Arranging Objects -- Rotating and Flipping Objects -- Aligning or Distributing Objects -- Snapping Objects to a Grid -- Using Guides -- Using Smart Guides -- Nudging Objects -- Aligning an Object in Relation to the Slide -- Contents note continued: Aligning Two or More Objects with One Another -- Distributing Objects -- Layering Objects -- Working with Object Groups -- Merging Shapes -- Applying Shape or Picture Styles -- Using Shape Styles -- Applying Picture Styles -- Understanding Color Selection -- Applying an Object Border -- Border Attributes -- Creating a Semitransparent Border -- Applying an Object Fill -- Solid Fills -- Copying a Fill Color with the Eyedropper Tool -- Gradient Fills -- Applying a One-Color Gradient Preset -- Applying a Custom Gradient -- Texture and Picture Fills -- Background Fill? -- Applying Object Effects -- Preset -- Shadow -- Reflection -- Glow and Soft Edges -- Bevels -- 3-D Rotation and 3-D Formatting -- Applying 3-D Rotation -- Applying 3-D Formatting -- Tips for Creating Common 3-D Objects -- Summary -- ch. 10 Creating SmartArt Graphics -- Understanding SmartArt Types and Their Uses -- List -- Process -- Cycle -- Hierarchy -- Relationship -- Matrix -- Pyramid -- Contents note continued: Picture -- Inserting a SmartArt Graphic -- Editing SmartArt Text -- Modifying SmartArt Structure -- Inserting and Deleting Shapes -- Adding Bullets -- Promoting and Demoting Text -- Changing the Flow Direction -- Reordering Shapes -- Repositioning Shapes -- Resetting a SmartArt Graphic -- Changing to a Different SmartArt Layout -- Modifying a Hierarchy Graphic Structure -- Inserting and Deleting Shapes -- Changing a Person's Level in the Organization -- Controlling Subordinate Layout Options -- Formatting a SmartArt Graphic -- Applying a SmartArt Style -- Changing SmartArt Colors -- Manually Applying Colors and Effects to Individual Shapes -- Manually Formatting SmartArt Text -- Making a Shape Larger or Smaller -- Resizing the Entire SmartArt Graphic Object -- Editing in 2-D -- Changing the Shapes Used -- Saving a SmartArt Graphic as a Picture -- Summary -- ch. 11 Working with Clip Art and Photos -- Choosing Appropriate Artwork -- Inserting Clip Art -- Contents note continued: Browsing Clips At -- Modifying Clip Art -- Recoloring a Clip -- Setting a Transparent Color -- Deconstructing and Editing a Clip -- Understanding Raster Graphics -- Resolution -- Resolution on Preexisting Graphics Files -- Resolution on Graphics You Scan Yourself -- Resolution on Digital Camera Photos -- Color Depth -- File Format -- Inserting Photos -- Searching for Photos with Bing -- Inserting Pictures from Files -- Linking to a Graphic File -- Capturing and Inserting Screenshots -- Sizing and Cropping Photos -- Sizing a Photo -- Cropping a Photo -- Resetting a Photo -- Adjusting and Correcting Photos -- Applying Brightness and Contrast Corrections -- Recoloring a Picture -- Setting a Transparent Color and Removing a Background -- Applying Artistic Effects -- Applying Picture Styles and Effects -- Compressing Images -- Reducing Resolution and Compressing Images in PowerPoint -- Reducing Resolution with a Third-Party Utility -- Contents note continued: Exporting a Photo from PowerPoint to a Separate File -- Exporting a Graphic with Save As Picture -- Exporting a Graphic with the Clipboard -- Exporting Entire PowerPoint Slides as Graphics -- Creating a Photo Album Layout -- Creating a New Photo Album -- Modifying a Photo Album -- Summary -- ch. 12 Working with Charts -- Understanding the Parts of a Chart -- Starting a New Chart -- Working with Chart Data -- Plotting by Rows versus by Columns -- Redefining the Data Range -- Filtering the Chart Data -- Chart Types and Chart Layout Presets -- Working with Chart Elements -- Working with Chart Titles -- Working with Axis Titles -- Working with Legends -- Adding Data Labels -- Adding a Data Table -- Controlling the, Axes -- Displaying or Hiding an Axis -- Setting Axis Sccile Options -- Setting a Number Format -- Formatting a Chart -- Applying Chart Styles -- Formatting the Chart Area and Plot Area -- Formatting the Legend -- Formatting Gridlines and Walls -- Contents note continued: Formatting the Data Series -- Rotating a 3-D Chart -- Working with Chart Templates -- Creating a Chart Template -- Applying a Chart Template -- Managing Template Files -- Summary -- ch. 13 Incorporating Content from Other Programs -- Working with External Content: An Overview -- Copying Content from Other Programs -- Using the Clipboard -- Using the Drag-and-Drop Feature -- Inserting Graphics from a File -- Introducing OLE ; -- Linking and/or Embedding Part of a File -- Embedding an Entire File -- Embedding a New File -- Working with Linked and Embedded Objects -- Opening and Converting Embedded Objects -- Editing a Linked or Embedded Object -- Changing How Links Update -- Breaking a Link -- Changing the Referenced Location of a Link -- Exporting PowerPoint Objects to Other Programs -- Summary -- ch. 14 Adding Sound Effects, Music, and Soundtracks -- How PowerPoint Uses Audio -- When to Use Sounds --- and When Not To -- Contents note continued: Inserting an Audio Clip as an Icon on a Slide -- Inserting an Audio Clip from a File -- Inserting an Online Audio Clip -- Recording Your Own Sounds -- Assigning a Sound to an Object -- Adding a Digital Music Soundtrack -- Adding a CD Audio Soundtrack -- Adding the Insert CD Audio Command to the Quick Access Toolbar -- Placing a CD Soundtrack Icon on a Slide -- Controlling When a CD Track Plays -- Configuring Sound Playback -- Adjusting Basic Playback Settings -- Setting a Clip to Play on Mouse Click or Mouse Over -- Fine-Tuning Playback Settings in the Animation Pane -- Controlling When a Clip Will Play -- Delaying or Repeating a Sound -- Choosing the Starting and Ending Point for a Sound Clip -- Setting the Starting Point with Effect Options -- Setting the Starting and Ending Point by Trimming -- Adjusting the Fade Duration -- Setting a Clip to Continue across Multiple Slides -- Specifying the Sound Volume -- Changing the Appearance of the Sound Icon -- Contents note continued: Using the Advanced Timeline to Fine-Tune Sound Events -- Summary -- ch. 15 Incorporating Motion Video -- Understanding Video Types -- Adobe Flash Media -- Animated GIF -- Choosing a File Format for Your Video Recordings -- Balancing Video Impact with File Size and Performance -- Locating Video Clips -- Placing a Video on a Slide -- Inserting a Video from a File -- Inserting Video from Your SkyDrive -- Inserting a Video from a Bing Search -- Linking to a YouTube Video -- Embedding Code That Links to an Online Video -- Managing Clip Files and Links -- Optimizing Media Compatibility -- Optimizing Media Size and Performance -- Managing Video Links -- Changing the Video's Formatting -- Choosing the Size of the Video Clip Window -- Setting the Initial Image (Poster Frame) -- Choosing an External Poster Frame -- Choosing a Video Frame as the Poster Frame -- Resetting the Poster Frame -- Applying Corrections and Color Washes -- Contents note continued: Applying Video Styles and Effects -- Specifying Playback Options -- Displaying or Hiding Playback Controls -- Choosing a Start Trigger -- Making a Clip Play Automatically or On Click -- Playing the Clip on Mouseover -- Triggering Play by Clicking Another Object -- Choosing Clip Playback Options -- Controlling the Volume -- Trimming the Clip -- Setting Fade In and Fade Out Durations -- Setting a Bookmark -- Troubleshooting Video Problems v -- Working with Older Presentations in PowerPoint 2013 -- Troubleshooting Videos That Won't Insert -- Troubleshooting Videos That Won't Play -- Troubleshooting Poor Playback Quality -- Summary -- ch. 16 Creating Animation Effects and Transitions -- Assigning Transitions to Slides -- Setting Transition Effects and Timings -- More about Transition Sounds -- Rehearsing and Recording Transition Timings -- Animating Slide Content -- Animation: A First Look -- Choosing an Animation Effect -- Changing an Effect's Options -- Contents note continued: Setting Animation Timing -- Copying Animation -- Special Options for Text Animation -- Changing the Grouping Level -- Animating Each Individual Word or Letter -- Removing an Animation Effect -- Assigning Multiple Animation Effects to a Single Object -- Reordering Animation Effects -- Setting Animation Event Triggers -- Associating Sounds with Animations -- Making an Object Appear Differently after Animation -- Working with Motion Paths -- Using a Preset Motion Path -- Editing a Motion Path -- Drawing a Custom Motion Path -- Animating Parts of a Chart -- Controlling Animation Timing with the Advanced Timeline -- Animation Tips -- Layering Animated Objects -- Summary -- pt. III Interfacing with Your Audience -- ch. 17 Creating Support Materials -- The When and How of Handouts -- Creating Handouts -- Choosing a Layout -- Printing Handouts -- Setting Printer-Specific Options -- Using the Handout Master -- Setting the Number of Slides per Page -- Contents note continued: Using and Positioning Placeholders -- Setting Handout and Slide Orientation -- Formatting Handouts -- Creating Speaker Notes -- Typing Speaker Notes -- Changing the Notes Page Layout -- Printing Notes Pages -- Printing an Outline -- Exporting Handouts or Notes Pages to Word -- Changing the Margins in Word -- Change the Table Alignment -- Change Alignment within a Cell -- Resize Rows and Columns -- Turn On/Off Cell Borders -- Apply a Background -- Resize the Graphics -- Summary -- ch. 18 Preparing for a Live Presentation -- Starting and Ending a Show -- Using the On-Screen Show Controls -- Moving from Slide to Slide -- Jumping to Specific Slides -- Blanking the Screen -- Using the On-Screen Pen -- Hiding Slides for Backup Use -- Hiding and Unhiding Slides -- Showing a Hidden Slide during a Presentation -- Using Custom Shows -- Ideas for Using Custom Shows -- Creating Custom Shows -- Editing Custom Shows -- Copying Custom Shows -- Deleting Custom Shows -- Contents note continued: Displaying a Custom Show -- Navigating to a Custom Show -- Navigating Back to the Main Show -- Creating a Hyperlink to a Custom Show -- Using a Custom Show as the Main Presentation -- Creating and Using Sections -- Creating a Section Break -- Renaming a Section -- Deleting a Section -- Reordering Sections -- Giving a Presentation on a Different Computer -- Copying a Presentation to CD -- Creating a CD Containing Multiple Presentation Files -- Setting Copy Options -- Copying a Presentation to Other Locations -- Working with Audio-Visual Equipment -- Presenting with Two Screens -- Configuring Display Hardware for Multi-Screen Viewing -- Setting Up a Presentation for Two Screens -- Presenting with Two Screens Using Presenter View -- Summary -- ch. 19 Designing User-lnteractive or Self-Running Presentations -- Understanding User Interactivity -- Navigational Control Basics -- Types of Navigational Controls -- Evaluating Your Audience's Needs -- Contents note continued: Creating Text Hyperlinks -- Typing a Bare Hyperlink -- Creating a Friendly Text Hyperlink -- Choosing the Hyperlink Address -- Creating a Link to a Slide in the Current Presentation -- Creating a Link to a Website or FTP Site -- Creating a Link to a File on Your Hard Disk or Network -- Creating a Link to an Application for Creating a New Document -- Creating a Link to an E-Mail Address -- Editing or Removing a Hyperlink -- Creating Graphical Hyperlinks -- Creating a Graphical Hyperlink with Action Settings -- Creating a Graphical Hyperlink with Insert Hyperlink -- Using Action Buttons -- Placing an Action Button on a Slide -- Adding Text to a Blank Action Button -- Formatting and Changing the Shape of an Action Button -- Creating Your Own Action Buttons -- Creating Self-Running Presentations -- Recording Narration and Timings -- Setting Up the Microphone -- Recording the Presentation -- Rerecording Narration for Certain Slides -- Removing Narration -- Contents note continued: Using Kiosk Mode -- Setting Up a Secure System -- Securing Your Hardware -- Making Sure the Presentation Continues to Run -- Summary -- ch. 20 Preparing a Presentation for Mass Distribution -- Working with File Properties -- Changing a File's Properties -- Removing Personal Information from a File -- Checking for Compatibility and Usability -- Assessing Prior-Version Compatibility -- Checking Accessibility -- Compressing Media -- Limiting User Access to a Presentation -- Finalizing a Presentation -- Encrypting a File with a Password -- Restricting Access -- Adding a Digital Signature -- Creating a PDF or XPS Version of a Presentation -- Converting a Presentation to a Video File -- Making a Movie DVD of a Presentation -- Presenting Online -- Working with the PowerPoint Viewer -- Downloading the PowerPoint Viewer -- Playing a Presentation with the PowerPoint Viewer -- Summary -- ch. 21 Sharing and Collaborating -- Working with Comments -- Adding Comments -- Contents note continued: Editing and Deleting Comments -- Printing Comments -- Reviewing Comments -- Comparing and Merging Presentations -- Sharing Your Presentation File on a LAN -- Saving to a Network Drive -- Sharing a Folder on the Network -- Folder Sharing with a HomeGroup -- Folder Sharing without a HomeGroup -- Sending a Presentation via E-Mail -- Sharing a Presentation on Your SkyDrive -- Inviting People to View Your Shared Presentation -- Getting a Sharing Link -- Posting Your Presentation to Facebook -- Sharing a Presentation via Office 365 SharePoint -- Managing Simultaneous Edits -- Sharing Slides with a SharePoint Slide Library -- Placing Slides into a Slide Library from PowerPoint -- Pulling Slides from the Library to PowerPoint -- Summary -- ch. 22 Customizing PowerPoint -- Setting Program Defaults -- Configuring the Trust Center -- Setting Up Trusted Locations -- Working with Trusted Publishers -- Trusted Documents and Protected View Settings -- Add-Ins -- Contents note continued: ActiveX Settings -- Macro Settings -- Message Bar -- File Block Settings -- Privacy Options -- Customizing the Ribbon -- Minimizing the Ribbon -- Displaying or Hiding Ribbon Tabs -- Creating or Deleting a Tab or a Custom Group -- Creating a Custom Tab -- Creating a Custom Group -- Adding or Removing Commands -- Adding a Command -- Removing a Command -- Renaming or Reordering Tabs -- Resetting Customizations -- Importing and Exporting Customization Settings -- Exporting Customization -- Importing Customization -- Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar -- Adding Common Commands -- Adding Already-Available Commands to the QAT -- Removing Commands from the QAT -- Adding Other Commands to the QAT -- Managing Add-Ins -- Enabling/Disabling COM Add-Ins -- Enabling Actions -- Enabling/Disabling PowerPoint Add-Ins -- Customizing the Status Bar -- Summary -- pt. IV Project Labs -- Lab 1 Presenting Content without Bulleted Lists -- Lab 1A Using Shapes as Text Boxes -- Contents note continued: Lab 1B Converting Bullets to SmartArt -- Lab 2 Adding Sound and Movement to a Presentation -- Lab 2A Fading Text and Graphics In and Out -- Lab 2B Replacing One Picture with Another -- Lab 2C Zooming In on a Picture -- Lab 2D More Animation Practice -- Lab 2E Using Transitions and Soundtracks -- Lab 3 Creating a Menu-Based Navigation System -- Lab 3A Making Room for a Navigation Bar -- Lab 3B Creating a Navigation Bar -- Lab 3C Creating a Graphical Navigation System -- Lab 4 Creating a Classroom Game -- Lab 4A Making the Game Board -- Lab 4B Creating the Question Slides -- Lab 4C Creating the Answer Slides -- Lab 4D Linking Up the Game Board -- Appendix A What Makes a Great Presentation? -- Qualities of an Effective Presentation -- Developing Your Presentation Action Plan -- Step 1 Identifying Your Audience and Purpose -- Step 2 Choosing Your Presentation Method -- Speaker-Led Presentations -- Self-Running Presentations -- Contents note continued: User-Interactive Presentations -- Step 3 Choosing Your Delivery Method -- Step 4 Choosing a Theme That Matches Your Medium -- Step 5 Developing the Content -- Step 6 Creating the Visual Image -- Step 7 Adding Multimedia Effects -- Step 8 Creating the Handouts and Notes -- Step 9 Reparsing the Presentation -- Rehearsing a Live Presentation -- Rehearsing a Self-Running Presentation -- Rehearsing a User-Interactive Presentation -- Step 10 Giving the Presentation -- Step 11 Assessing Your Success and Refining Your Work -- Choosing and Arranging the Room -- Choosing Your Attire -- Keeping the Audience Interested -- Speech Techniques -- Content Tips -- Managing Stage Fright -- Summary -- Appendix B Essential SkyDrive Skills -- Understanding Your SkyDrive Interface Options -- Signing into the SkyDrive Web Interface -- Installing and Using SkyDrive for Windows -- Managing SkyDrive Files Within PowerPoint -- Using the Windows 8 SkyDrive App -- Contents note continued: Managing Files on Your SkyDrive -- Uploading a File -- Downloading a File from Your SkyDrive -- Renaming a File or Folder -- Moving or Copying a File or Folder -- Deleting a File or Folder -- Sharing SkyDrive Files.