Modifying Themes

Themes in PowerPoint can help create consistency. Learn how to use PowerPoint themes for a more professional look as well.

Background styles

To further customize your slides, you can change the background's color and texture by choosing a different background style. The available background styles will vary depending on the theme you're using.

To apply a background style:

  1. From the Design tab, click the Background Styles command.
  2. Select the desired style. The new background will appear in the slides.
    Selecting a Background StyleSelecting a background style

If you want even more control over the background, you can select Format Background from the menu.