Presenting Your Slide Show

Presenting in PowerPoint can be daunting. Use these PowerPoint presentation tips for a successful, engaging, professional experience.


  1. Open an existing PowerPoint presentation. If you want, you can use our practice presentation.
  2. Practice playing a slide show and navigating through the slides.
  3. Change your mouse pointer to a pen or highlighter, and try marking a slide. If you are using the example, add markings to the chart on slide 8.
  4. Try using Presenter view.
  5. Open the Set Up Show dialog box, and try modifying the options.