The standard orientation for PowerPoint slides is horizontal, as this format provides the best foundation for most presentations to portray information. There is also content, however, for which a portrait orientation would be the better choice. Find out in this article what you have to do to change your presentation or individual PowerPoint slides to portrait view.
Using the popular presentation software Microsoft PowerPoint, you can create professional presentations with a wealth of features. However, as of version 2007, the PowerPoint table of contents, one of the basic elements of a presentation, has only been accessible via indirect means. We will show you how to create one in just a few steps.
The ‘insert page numbers’ function in Microsoft Word makes it easy to number the pages of your text documents. By adding page numbers, documents are more accessible and easier to reference. In the following, we’ll explain the different page numbering options, how to insert page numbers in Word and how to start page numbering later in a document.
VBA in Excel stands for Visual Basic for Applications. The programming language can be used to create useful Excel tools to automate recurring tasks. Excel’s VBA programming is one of the easiest ways to exchange Excel data with other Office applications such as Word or PowerPoint. Learn all the basics in our VBA tutorial.
Anyone who writes on a computer will regularly use Word, the word processing program from the software giant Microsoft. To simplify working with this Office application, operating steps and program commands can be automated by creating and executing “Word macros”. Read on to find out everything you need to know about macros in Word.
When you insert footnotes and endnotes in Microsoft Word, you’re able to provide supplemental context by explaining technical terms, commenting on paragraphs or adding citations to sources. These comments don’t disrupt the flow of the text because they are separate sections within a document. At the same time, they allow the reader to look up a respective passage where necessary. We’ll show you...
A PowerPoint presentation provides visual support for your talk or presentation. In order to avoid stumbles during a presentation, the application comes with an excellent support tool: PowerPoint speaker notes. These are not visible to listeners and assist you during the presentation. We explain how you can insert, display, and hide PowerPoint speaker notes and apply all the necessary settings to...
A histogram represents the frequency of measured data, making this chart an important tool for statistics. With a bar chart, it’s easy to read which areas are high-frequency and which ones aren’t. There’s no need use extra software to create a pictorial representation like this, because a histogram can be made using Excel.
Want to know how to calculate percentages in Excel? With the most important formulas for calculating percentages in Excel, the process is a cinch. In this article, you’ll learn how to calculate percentages of totals and growth rates, and how to figure out proportions and totals based on percentages. We’ll also give you tips on increasing and decreasing numbers by percentages.
Google Sheets has a wide range of practical keyboard shortcuts that allow you to create and edit your spreadsheets more efficiently. In this article, we’ve put together an overview of the most useful keyboard shortcuts for Google Sheets. In addition, we show you how to access a list of all keyboard shortcuts and enable compatible shortcuts.