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Powerpoint 2000 Introduction:

Course Code: ECDLLSL06

Duration: 1day


Course aimed at:

This course is designed for new users of Powerpoint 2000 who have some PC and windows experience.


Previous knowledge required:

Knowledge of Windows environment is assumed.



Course Contents:

Using the Office Assistant


Working With a Presentation

  • Understanding Graphic Concepts
  • Creating a presentation
  • Exploring the Screen Layout
  • Using Menus and Toolbars
  • Changing the Page Setup
  • Adding Slides to a Presentation
  • Moving Around a Presentation


Creating Text Slides

  • Entering, Editing and Selecting Text
  • Moving and Copying Text
  • Changing the Appearance of Text
  • Using the Spell Checker and Undo/Redo Facility


File Procedures

  • Saving, Closing and Opening a Presentation
  • Starting a New Presentation
  • Saving a Presentation in Another File Format
  • Saving a Presentation for the Internet


Creating Bulleted Lists


Working With Tables


Working With Organisation Charts



  • Creating a Chart
  • Adding and Editing Data on a Datasheet
  • Changing the Datasheet Display and Excluding Data
  • Changing Chart Types and Formatting the Chart
  • Importing Data

Using the Drawing Tools

  • Creating Lines and Shapes
  • Selecting, Editing and Enhancing Objects
  • Rotating and Flipping Objects


Working With Images and Other Objects

  • Inserting ClipArt Pictures
  • Importing Images From Other Files
  • Adding Scanned Images
  • Importing Other Objects
  • Adding an Imported Object to a Master Slide


Powerpoint Views

  • Outline and Slide Sorter View
  • Notes Page and Black & White View, Slide Miniature View and Zoom



  • Adding the Date, Time, Slide Number or Text
  • Setting the Slide Size and Orientation
  • Printing a Presentation
  • Creating Handouts and Speaker Notes
  • Printing an Outline of a Presentation
  • Printing Colour Presentations


Slide Show

  • Displaying a Slide Show
  • Hiding Slides
  • Adding Transitions and Animating Slides
  • Adding Timings to Slides