Creating a Blank Presentation

Learn about the PowerPoint 2003 blank presentation option available to you when using this presentation software.

Closing a presentation and exiting PowerPoint

Once you've finishing working on your presentation, you can quickly close it.

To close a presentation:

  • Click the X in the PowerPoint presentation window (Ctrl+W).

Click X to close PowerPoint Window

  • The PowerPoint application remains open, and you can start a new presentation. (See next page for details).

To exit PowerPoint:

  • Click the X in the top-right corner.

Click far right X to close PowerPoint Program


  • Choose File Exit (Alt+F4).

 Before you exit PowerPoint, make sure to save any work you want to keep.