Move slides

You can easily organize a presentation by dragging slides to different locations. In normal view, you move slides vertically in the navigation pane. In slide sorter view, you can see more slides at the same time, which is useful when you want to organize large presentations.

Move a slide in normal view

  1. On the View menu, click Normal.

  2. In the navigation pane on the left, select the slide you want to move.

  3. Drag the slide to a new location.

Move a slide in slide sorter view

  1. On the View menu, click Slide Sorter.

    Screenshot shows the Presentation Views group with the options for Normal, Outline View, Slide Sorter, and Notes Page.

  2. Drag a slide to a new location.

    Drag slide

See also

Add, rearrange, duplicate, and delete slides in PowerPoint

Copy slides from one presentation to another in PowerPoint on the Mac

Move a slide in normal view

  1. On the View menu, click Normal.

  2. In the top of the navigation pane, click the Slides  Slides tab  tab, and then click a slide.

    Note: Depending on the width of the navigation pane, you will either see the Slides named tab and Outline named tab  named tabs or the Slides  Slides tab and Outline  Outline tab icon tabs.

  3. Drag a slide to a new location.

Move a slide in slide sorter view

  1. On the View menu, click Slide Sorter.

    Click View, then click Slide Sorter

  2. Drag a slide to a new location.

    Drag slide

See also

Copy slides from one presentation to another

Change or sort the order of slides

Organize your slides into sections

Switch to different views in PowerPoint

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