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PowerPoint Mac or PowerPoint PC (on Parallels VM)?

Microsoft is making great leaps forward in providing a unified experience across the plethora of device platforms we use these days. That includes the desktop environments of PC and Mac, tablets running iOS and Android, and smartphones. But if you work in a medium to...

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Set the default template when PowerPoint starts

Target audience and introduction This article is for users and IT administrators. In the first part, we'll show users how to set the default template on their PC. In the second part, we'll show how IT admins can deploy the default template to PC users across their...

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Protect a PowerPoint Template from User Editing

A question many PowerPoint template creators ask themselves is "how can I stop users messing with my template and layouts?". We're going to share a little known capability of PowerPoint called "UI extensibility" (User Interface) which allows us to modify what appears...

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PowerPoint Introduces SVG and new Icons media type

PowerPoint just keeps getting better and better. This month sees the brand new addition of native support for SVG and along with it, a new Icons category in the media library. We'll take a look at both features to explore the benefits and potential pitfalls. What is...

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Certified Microsoft PowerPoint Guru

We're very pleased to announce that our very own Jamie Garroch has been awarded the certificate for PowerPoint Guru by Experts Exchange. Well done! YOUpresent are experts in all aspects of the craft known as "presenting". If you need help with any of the following...

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