Text Basics

Text Basics

Text basics

In PowerPoint, you can insert text into placeholders or text boxes. Text in both can be formatted using the same commands.

To insert text:

To delete text:

To select text:

When you select text or images in PowerPoint, a hover toolbar with formatting options appears. This makes formatting commands easily accessible, which can save you time.

To format font size:

Font Size

To format font style:

Font Style

To format font color:

Font Color

Your color choices aren't limited to the drop-down menu that appears. Select More Colors at the bottom of the list to access more color choices.