Exercise PowerPoint 2-2: Format & Animate
What you will do:
|Apply a design template.|
Format fonts on master.
Resize textboxes on slides.
Apply animation scheme.
Apply slide transition that advances automatically.
people.ppt from the
- Open the presentation people.ppt
from the resource files. There are text boxes on the slides in addition
Template: Apply the design template SUNIDAYS.POT.
If you do
not find this template, you can download it as part of
PowerPoint Templates Pack #2 (1554 KB) from Microsoft.
Directions for manual
- Change fonts:
- Masters: Change the font for all titles to
Matura MT Script Capitals.
This is the font that World Travel Inc. uses for its name on all
company publications. The company name is normally in green, but that
would clash with the colors in the template.
do not have the font Matura MT Script Capitals, use a font that has
wide brush strokes and looks like handwriting.
- Masters: Change the font of the text and subtitle placeholders
- Slides: Change the font of the textboxes
to Verdana and Bold. (Text boxes cannot be formatted
from a Master.)
- Adjust placeholders:
The placeholders and textboxes on some slides are now too close
together or are not well shaped for the text. Adjust the size and/or location so that
the text lies neatly on the slide.
- Format last slide:
Phone number = Bold
Slogan = centered, not bold
- Animation Scheme:
- Apply the scheme Fade in and dim to all slides.
- On the last slide, under Custom Animation, change effect #1 to
start After Previous.
- On the last slide, add Fade In to the slogan and then edit its
Effects Options, After animation, to use the
dark orange color in the color scheme. This makes the animation for
the slogan textbox match the animation in the Animation Scheme.
- Slide Transition:
On Master, apply Cover Left, AutoPlay after 8 seconds. (The long
time allows for each bullet item to display.) Apply to all slides.
- Use the Pre-Print Checklist.
- In Print Preview, select:
Handout layout with 6 slides per page
Print in black and white
Header that includes your name and
PowerPoint Exercise 2-2 at the left.
Print the handout.
with the name specialpeople.ppt to your Class
disk instead of the default name.
to handle a full Class disk [You probably have filled up a floppy disk by