Office 2010 - Powerpoint Beginners - Screen Components

Office 2010 - Powerpoint Beginners - Screen Components

Updated Nov 07, 2018

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the Title Bar 
  • Use the Ribbon
  • Select Views 
  • Use the File tab
  • Use the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Explore additional Tabs
  • Use the Mini Tool Bar
  • Use Icon shortcuts

Course Overview

  • Title Bar is found at the top of the PowerPoint window and displays the name of the open presentation.
  • The Ribbon contains all the Commands you will need arranged in Groups on themed Tabs.
  • You can change Views using the commands on the View tab or the View shortcut buttons on the Status bar at the bottom of the window.
  • The File tab contains the Backstage View where you can manage your files incorporating all the features of the old File menu and Office button systems.
  • The Quick Access Toolbar is at the top left of the window and can be customised with the commands you use most often.
  • Additional Tabs enable you to manage inserted items like the Picture Tools tab which appears to help you edit pictures.
  • Mini Tool Bars enable you to edit text without having to return to the Home tab each time.
  • Icon shortcuts appear on slides offering quick ways to perform tasks.