Applying Transitions

Transitions in PowerPoint use special effects to go from slide to slide. Learn all about using PowerPoint transitions in this free lesson.


  1. Open an existing PowerPoint presentation. If you want, you can use our practice presentation.
  2. Select a slide, and apply a transition.
  3. Change the transition duration.
  4. Add a sound effect to the transition.
  5. Apply a dynamic slide transition. If you are using the example, apply a dynamic transition to slide 5.
  6. Remove the transitions from all slides.