(03) 9999 7780

Call for Queries?

Close this search box.

Turn Word Documents into PowerPoint Slides with a single click

Need to turn a report into a PowerPoint presentation with a minimum of fuss? Read on

A client recently had to set up a presentation quickly. She already had a Word document with the key content but little time to type it up again in PowerPoint

No problem, secret button to the rescue!

The key is to start with a Word document that uses styles. For example, all the main headings might use the Heading 1 style, subheadings use Heading 2 style etc.

In Word, go to the Quick Access Toolbar (that’s the little one at the top left of the window with the Save and Undo buttons)

Click the down arrow at the end and click More commands

Under Choose commands from: select Commands not in the Ribbon

Find the Send to Microsoft PowerPoint command and click Add to add it to your Quick Access Toolbar, then click OK

Back in the document, click the Send to Microsoft PowerPoint button and wait a moment

In PowerPoint, here’s what happened:

  • Heading 1 text becomes slide Titles
  • Heading 2 text becomes primary bullets
  • Heading 3 and 4 become 2nd and 3rd level bullets respectively
  • Unformatted text is not sent, you just want the key content anyway. Images, tables, etc are not sent

Share This Post

Keystroke Learning - Building Computer Skills to Enable Success

Learn Today Face to Face Online with Keystroke Learning

Learn with Keystroke Learning

Our training approach is professional yet friendly, motivating participants to learn quickly and easily. 

When you complete our training course, you will be ready to apply your new skills right away. 

If you have a customised training solution in mind or need to schedule our popular computer courses
Interested in learning more about our offerings?
Our team will take the time to discuss your requirements and help you make smart decisions that best meet your needs.
© 2016 Onwards – Keystroke Learning – ABN 11 620 050 759
Keystroke Learning - Building Computer Skills to Enable Success

Log in

Keystroke Learning - Building Computer Skills to Enable Success in Melbourne

Melbourne Training Centre

Suite 613, Level 6,   1 Queens Road Melbourne, VIC 3004

Venue Access Hours

Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm

Are you Running Late???

Skip to content