How To Edit the Candle Stock Chart PowerPoint Template
How To Edit the Candle Stock Chart PowerPoint Template

The candlestick was introduced in Japan during 17th century and it was widely used for technical analysis to trade rice. The US version was initiated by Charles Dow around 1900, although many of the guiding principles were very similar. Candlestick is a chart that displays the high, low, opening and closing prices for a security. This kind […]

How To Remove Background From Image in PowerPoint 2013
How To Remove Background From Image in PowerPoint 2013

Making a presentation alone can be quite laborious and the last thing you need is to use complicated procedures to edit your images using Photoshop. Thankfully, PowerPoint provides a lot of basic image manipulation options such as the ability to rotate an image, reshape and crop images and to remove background from an image.

How To Make PowerPoint Themes with a Custom Color Palette
How To Make PowerPoint Themes with a Custom Color Palette

While designing PowerPoint templates you can take advantage of the Theme Colors feature to create or use pre-defined color palettes for your presentation. Then, switching the Theme Color palette during design time you can easily give your presentation a different look. In this article we will show you how to create and edit a custom color […]

How To Change the Check Spelling Language In PowerPoint 2013 and PowerPoint 2011 (Mac)
How To Change the Check Spelling Language In PowerPoint 2013 and PowerPoint 2011 (Mac)

Introduction At SlideModel.com we are commited to give the best support for our users in every step of the presentation experience. We receive questions of different nature and we provide targeted information to help our users succeed in their presentation goals. In this post we will explain how to configure the proofing language (the language […]

How To Convert a PowerPoint 2013 Presentation to a HD Video
How To Convert a PowerPoint 2013 Presentation to a HD Video

There are many reasons why you may consider to convert a PowerPoint presentation to High-Definition video, for example if you want to share a presentation online (using Youtube, Vimeo or any other online video platform), create a self-running presentation or save the slide show video to a DVD. In this article we will guide you on how to convert […]

Using SmartArt Graphics to Make a Timeline in PowerPoint 2011 for Mac
Using SmartArt Graphics to Make a Timeline in PowerPoint 2011 for Mac

A timeline can be very useful to display a list of events in chronological order using a graphic design. Recently we have published an article explaining how to use editable timeline templates in PowerPoint to make timelines. Naturally there are other approaches that you can follow to make event timelines in PowerPoint. If you are using PowerPoint 2011 for Mac […]

How To Edit the Timeline Template in PowerPoint
How To Edit the Timeline Template in PowerPoint

Timelines are a very powerful tool while making presentations for project management and planning. In a timeline it is common to find labels of events and milestones with dates on points where these events would have happened along the time. If you are using our creative timeline template designs for PowerPoint you may want to consider editing the timeline content in order […]

How To Change Author Name in PowerPoint 2013
How To Change Author Name in PowerPoint 2013

There are many reasons why you may consider to change or remove your name from a PowerPoint presentation or Microsoft Office document (also applies to Word and Excel). Privacy is one of the most claimed reasons. Author name, subject, keywords, presentation title, creation date, etc. help to identify the document’s topic or content and it is […]

Using Find & Replace in PowerPoint 2013
Using Find & Replace in PowerPoint 2013

Using Find & Replace in PowerPoint you can easily replace any occurrence  of text. Either the find tool or Find & Replace feature in PowerPoint can be very helpful for any presenter and presentation designer. It can be used to replace content on each slide but also to replace titles, content in footer or header […]

How To Use Edit Points Functionality in PowerPoint Shapes
How To Use Edit Points Functionality in PowerPoint Shapes

Introduction to Paths Every PowerPoint Shape is created with the use of points and lines. Those points are connected with the lines and afterwards the line’s “curvature” is edited in order to give the shape the desired aspect. This kind of digital drawing is called “path drawing” and consists of the definition of starting and […]

How To Create a PowerPoint Presentation of Financial Statements
How To Create a PowerPoint Presentation of Financial Statements

At SlideModel.com we receive several help requests from our users regarding Financial Analysis PowerPoint Presentations, mainly the presentation of Financial Statements data. We have previously wrote about this topic in our post Financial Statement Templates For PowerPoint Presentations with the objective to help users summarize relevant data and communicate the important conclusion extracted from the statements. The […]

Rotating A Picture in PowerPoint 2013
Rotating A Picture in PowerPoint 2013

Sometimes one has the perfect picture for a presentation that seems to be crooked or needs to be rotated to correct its alignment. At other moments, one might simply want to rotate an image to present a different perspective before an audience. Luckily, you need not to waste time using an image editor to rotate […]