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PowerPoint 2019 (Windows): Inserting & Manipulating Text

PowerPoint 2019 (Windows): Inserting & Manipulating Text


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Overview/Description

PowerPoint 2019 presentations contain two key elements: graphics and text. Discover how to manipulate text and images like a pro in this 10-video course. Key concepts covered in this course include how to insert text into your presentation by creating and formatting text boxes to position your text; how to insert special characters from the symbols library by using the symbols menu on your tool ribbon; and how to insert icons by using the tool ribbon. Begin by learning about keyboard shortcuts to make quick changes; how to adjust the language settings to select your spellcheck options; and how to adjust the AutoCorrect options to catch typing and spelling errors as they happen. Next, you will learn how to use the Find tool if looking for a particular word or section in your presentation; you can use the Find function to scan through different matches throughout your presentation one by one. Finally, learn how to use the Replace tool to replace instances of a word or phrase.



Expected Duration (hours)
0.7

Lesson Objectives

PowerPoint 2019 (Windows): Inserting & Manipulating Text

  • Inserting text
  • Inserting special characters
  • Inserting icons
  • Undoing & redoing your actions
  • Configuring the Spell Check function
  • Using the Spell Check function
  • Adjusting the AutoCorrect options
  • Using the Find tool
  • Using the Replace tool
  • Using Smart Lookup
  • Course Number:
    ds_mspp2019_04_enus

    Expertise Level
    Beginner