The PowerPoint Window

Learn more about the PowerPoint 2003 window so you can comfortably use this presentation software.

drop-down menus

PowerPoint 2003's menu bar initially displays commands you use most frequently. To view infrequently used commands from a menu, use drop-down menus.

To view commands in a drop-down menu:

  • Click a menu in the menu bar, such as File, Edit, View, or Insert.
  • Move your mouse pointer over the double arrows at the bottom of the drop-down menu.

Edit menu with drop-down arrows

Notice that some menus have black arrows to the right. These are called cascading menus. Slide your mouse pointer over the arrow to view more options.

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