Inserting, Copying, and Deleting Slides

Learn how to insert, copy, and delete PowerPoint XP slides in this free lesson.

Copying a slide

Copying is another technique you may use as you work on your slide presentation. For example, you may want to repeat a slide later in the presentation or copy a slide and make slight changes to it to make a different point.

To copy a slide:

  • Click the slide you want to copy in the pane on the left.
  • Click Copy on the Standard toolbar (Ctrl+C).
  • Move the arrow pointer to where you want the copied slide to appear.

OR

  • Right-click the slide you want to copy in the pane on the left.
  • Move the arrow pointer to where you want the copied slide to appear.
  • A horizontal cursor appears.
  • Click Paste on the Standard toolbar or right-click Paste (Ctrl+V).

Right click, choose Paste