Menu To Run Multiple Presentations

Created: Monday, February 6, 2006, posted by Geetesh Bajaj at 5:09 am



 

I have seen a PowerPoint presentation set up as a menu from which to run a number of seperate presentations from different speakers at a seminar. I cant find this in the help files – can someone please direct me to where I can find help to do this.

This is quite simple – follow these steps.

1. Create a new folder and copy all the presentations that you need to link from the menu presentation.

2. Create a single slide presentation, and save it in the same folder. This single slide is going to be the menu slide.

3. Create a text box for the first presentation you want to link from this menu slide, and type something descriptive that allows you to identify which presentation you’re going to link to from a particular text box.

4. Right click one of the text boxes, choose the Action Settings option to open a dialog box of the same name.

5. In the Mouse Click tab, select the Hyperlink to dropdown list and choose the Other PowerPoint Presentation option – and navigate to and choose the other presentation.

6. Repeat steps 3, 4, and 5 as often as required.

7. Save and test your menu presentation.

Related Posts

Cannot Insert Flash EXE Files Question: I am looking for help inserting a Flash movie into my PowerPoint slide. My client sent me a movie with an EXE file extention and I have foll...
Text Shadows In AutoShapes Here's a real stumper. I've been trying to figure this one out for a while. How can you edit the text shadow inside of a 'callout'. It seems to be loc...
How do I email a PowerPoint presentation. There are umpteen ways to do just that - but let us explore the easiest ways to email a PowerPoint presentation.1. Make sure that all linked files suc...

Filed Under: Uncategorized

No Comments

Microsoft and the Office logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

Plagiarism will be detected by Copyscape

© 2000-2017, Geetesh Bajaj - All rights reserved.

since November 02, 2000