Learn more about the PowerPoint XP window so you can comfortably use this presentation software.
Using the task pane
If you do not see the task pane on the right side of the PowerPoint window, you can easily access it.
To open the task pane:
- Click ViewTask Pane.
To view different panes:
- Click the down-pointing arrow next to New Presentation and select different panes.
- Once you open different panes, you can move through them by clicking the backward and forward arrow buttons on the left.
To close the task pane:
- Click the X on the right corner of the bar.
You can hide or view the task pane by clicking ViewTask Pane.