Alternative TOC

While the TOC in the book is based on makeovers, you don't have to complete each makeover from start to finish to learn something new. This alternative TOC provides a list of techniques explained in the book subject-wise so that you can get a quick start to something you want to learn in the next 15 minutes!

Animations and Transitions

  • Apply Trigger Animations 141
  • Prepare the Logo for Animation 165
  • Animate the Logo 168
  • Create and Animate a Message Slide 174
  • Add Some Oomph to Lists of Customers 184

Guidelines

  • Color Coordination 207
  • Text Contrast 210
  • Shape Style Gallery 212
  • Picture Styles 215
  • Don’t Use These Fonts 217
  • Color Harmonies 219

Housekeeping

  • Add and Format Tabs for Uniform Alignment 45
  • Compress Your Presentation 72
  • Prune Text and Add New Slides 80
  • Fix Those Incomplete Slides 87
  • Improve the Appearance of other Elements 137
  • Create an End Slide to Close the Loop 200

Media

  • Create or Import Graphic Elements 119
  • Add Scary Music 123
  • Add Music 201

Navigation and Interactivity

  • Create Buttons and Add Links for Navigation 134

Pictures

  • Add Pictures to the Picture Placeholder 28
  • Add Some Pictures, Add Some Effects 69
  • Add Pictures 157
  • Add a Picture of the Product 196
  • Picture Styles 215

Slide Layouts

  • Create a Slide Layout 23
  • Apply the Slide Layout to Existing Slides 28
  • Add Pictures to the Picture Placeholder 28
  • Putting the Placeholders to work 43
  • Reapply Slide Layouts 77
  • Change the Background 94
  • Add and Rename Slide Layouts 107
  • Refine Your Picture Placeholders 113
  • Apply Slide Layouts 115
  • Slide Layout Finishing Touches 117
  • Create and Apply Appropriate Slide Layouts 128
  • Change the Slide Layout 152
  • Work with the Titles and Slide Backgrounds 159

SmartArt

  • Use SmartArt Diagrams 48

Styles

  • Use Quick Styles to Create Great-looking Charts 56
  • Add Some Pictures, Add Some Effects 69
  • Shape Style Gallery 212

Tables

  • Create a Table 54
  • A Table Overhaul 85

Text and Fonts

  • Fine-tune Your Text 32
  • Anchor the Text in the Title Placeholder 41
  • Prune Text and Add New Slides 80
  • Create Theme Fonts 98
  • Apply Theme Fonts 99
  • Fine-tune Your Fonts Further 100
  • Dress Up a Basic Text Slide 190
  • Text Contrast 210
  • Don’t Use These Fonts 217

The Basics

  • The Interface 9
  • The Ribbon 11
  • The Slide Pane 12
  • The Slide Workspace 12
  • The Status Bar 14
  • Add More Slides 155
  • Add Pictures 157
  • Add Music 201

Themes

  • Apply a Theme 22
  • Apply a Theme 32
  • Apply and Edit Themes 65
  • Choose a New Theme 78
  • Create Theme Fonts 98
  • Apply Theme Fonts 99
  • Create New Theme Colors 101
  • Apply Theme Variations 106
  • Apply a Clean Theme 151
  • Set Up Theme Color and Slide Master 164

Working with Slides

  • Edit the First Slide 68
  • Add the Footnotes 83
  • Create the Awards Slide 145
  • Create a Slide from Each Bullet 151
  • Consolidate the Slides 154
  • Add More Slides 155
  • Work with the Titles and Slide Backgrounds 159
  • Add Some Oomph to Lists of Customers 184
  • Dress Up a Basic Text Slide 190
  • Create an End Slide to Close the Loop 200

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PowerPoint 2007 Complete Makeover Kit
Geetesh Bajaj and Echo Swinford

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