Add, rearrange, and delete slides

When creating your presentation, you’ll typically add new slides, move your slides around, and delete the slides you don’t need.

Add a new slide

  1. In the left slide thumbnail pane, click the slide that you want your new slide to follow.

  2. On the Home tab, click New Slide.

    New Slide layouts

  3. In the gallery of layouts, click the layout that you want for your new slide.

Rearrange the order of slides

In the pane on the left, click the thumbnail of the slide that you want to move, and then drag it to the new location.

Drag slide to a new location

Tip    To select multiple slides, press and hold CTRL while you click each slide that you want to move, and then drag them as a group to the new location.

Delete a slide

In the pane on the left, right-click the slide thumbnail that you want to delete, and then click Delete Slide.

Right-click a slide thumbnail, and the click Delete Slide.

Applies To: PowerPoint 2013

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