Inserting Sound Effects

Learn how to add PowerPoint 2003 sound effects to your presentation in this free lesson.

Inserting sound effects

You can add sound effects to a slide show to gain your audience's attention; however, sometimes sound effects can distract people from the content of your presentation. It will be up to you to decide when a sound effect will benefit your presentation.

To insert a sound effect:

To hide the sound icon during a slide show:

Arrow You will still be able to see the icon in Slide Sorter View, but it will be hidden in Slide Show View.