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Beyond the Basics

Importing Documents From Office
  • Select the text in the document. Press Ctrl+C (Copy). Go to your presentation, open up a text box for it and press Ctrl-V or the Paste button. This will take the text from the Clipboard and put it into the text box.
  • To use a Word outline as the basis for a new presentation, load up the outline in Word and use File, Send To, Microsoft PowerPoint commands.


  • To copy an Excel chart or section of a spreadsheet to your slide, first select it in Excel and then click Excel's Copy button. In PowerPoint use the Edit, Paste Special command, select the appropriate type of Microsoft Excel object from the Paste Special dialog box and click OK.


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