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What is PowerPoint?

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With PowerPoint on your PC, Mac, or mobile device, you can:

  • Create presentations from scratch or a template.

  • Add text, images, art, and videos.

  • Select a professional design with PowerPoint Designer.

  • Add transitions, animations, and cinematic motion.

  • Save to OneDrive, to get to your presentations from your computer, tablet, or phone.

  • Share your work and work with others, wherever they are.

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PowerPoint help

What's new in PowerPoint 2016 for Windows

Office 2016 Quick Start Guides

You have a story to tell. PowerPoint can help.

Add your style. PowerPoint offers templates in over 40 categories, and many themes to choose from.

Create great-looking slides with PowerPoint designer – just add an image, and pick your favorite design.

PowerPoint helps you tell your story visually – with pictures, charts, animations, and videos.

Working with others? With your presentation saved in OneDrive, you can share your presentation, work on it together, and see changes as they happen.

And when you’re out of the office, you can keep going with the PowerPoint mobile app.

When you’re ready to deliver, present with confidence.

Presenter View displays your current slide, speaker notes, and your next slide, so you can stay focused and connect with your audience.

Bring your story to life… with PowerPoint. We'll show you how.

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