LECTURE EIGHT MICROSOFT POWERPOINT 81 Introduction In this lecture we are going

Lecture eight microsoft powerpoint 81 introduction in

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LECTURE EIGHT MICROSOFT POWERPOINT 8.1 Introduction In this lecture we are going to learn about Microsoft PowerPoint. The lecture covers: Lecture objectives Microsoft PowerPoint Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 screen features Components of Multimedia presentation Principles of planning and designing a presentation Types of presentations Working with objects 8.2 Lecture Objectives By the end of this lecture you should be able to: Describe the meaning of Microsoft PowerPoint Explain Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 screen features Outline the components of a multimedia presentation Explain the principles of planning and designing a presentation Outline the use of the story board in a presentation Describe different types of presentations Explain how to work with objects in PowerPoint program 8.3 Microsoft PowerPoint What is Microsoft PowerPoint? It is a multimedia presentation program. Multimedia is the transmission that combines media of communication (text, graphics and sound). By far the biggest advantage of making multimedia presentations in PowerPoint is that it is easy for anyone to be able to edit the presentation. With PowerPoint, you can easily create slide shows. Trainers and other presenters use slide shows to illustrate their presentations. This lesson introduces you to the PowerPoint window. You use the window to interact with the software. To begin, open PowerPoint 2007. 95
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How do you start Microsoft PowerPoint program in Microsoft Windows XP operating system? To start Microsoft PowerPoint in Microsoft Windows XP: Click start button on the taskbar Point to Programs Point to Accessories Click on Microsoft PowerPoint to start the Microsoft PowerPoint program . How do you start Microsoft PowerPoint program in Microsoft Windows7? To start Microsoft PowerPoint in Microsoft Windows 7: Click the Start button in the lower-left corner of the computer screen. If the Microsoft PowerPoint program is shown in the left pane of the startup menu, click it. If you don’t see it click All Programs at the bottom of the left pane Quickly, the left pane displays a long list of program folders in alphabetical order. Click on the Microsoft Office folder. A list of Microsoft Office programs will be displayed. Click on Microsoft PowerPoint program. This opens Microsoft PowerPoint program and closes the start menu. Alternative way to open the Microsoft PowerPoint program is to click the Start button and in the Search box, type Microsoft PowerPoint. In the list of results pane click Microsoft PowerPoint or press Enter key on the keyboard to launch the Microsoft PowerPoint program. Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 screen (a) Components of Multimedia Presentation What are components? It is the content of the multimedia presentation. A multimedia presentation differs from a normal presentation in that it contains some form of animation or media. Typically a multimedia presentation contains at least one of the following elements or components: (i) Text What is text? These are words.
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