Using Find & Replace

In PowerPoint find and replace is a powerful function. Use it to locate a specific word or phrase in your PowerPoint presentation.


  1. Open our practice presentation.
  2. There is a typo in the presentation. Fundraising is misspelled as Funraising. Use the Find feature to find the misspelled word and Replace it with Fundraising.
  3. Use the Find feature to find out in which month elections were held. Hint: Search for the word elections.
  4. Let's say the original Fundraising Chair has resigned and been replaced. Use Find and Replace All to change Julia Stevens to Belinda Haygood.
  5. When you're finished, your presentation should have this dialog box:
    Find Replace Challenge