Formatting Text

When working in PowerPoint XP formatting text is simple. Just follow the instructions provided in this free lesson.


  • Open PowerPoint.
  • Choose Blank Presentation.
  • Choose a blank slide from Content Layouts.
  • Insert a text box.
  • On the Formatting toolbar, choose Times New Roman as the font type and 40 as the font size.
  • Type the title Tips for Getting Organized.
  • Highlight the text and click the Center button on the Formatting toolbar.
  • Save this presentation and call it Tips for Getting Organized.