Learn how to add slide content to your Presentation. Slide content includes text, tables, images, charts, shapes and lines. Add background colors and images for visual interest.
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Insert Slide Content
To insert content in your slide:
- Select the Edit tab.
- Click the icon for a Text Box , Table , or Image .
- Click the Chart or Shape icons to access available items. Click a specific item.
Other ways to add content to your slide:
- Copy and paste charts and tables from other documents into a Presentation.
- Copy slides from one Presentation to another Presentation.
Images for Slides
To insert and edit an image:
- Click the Image button on the Edit toolbar.
- Select the image from your computer.
- Rotate and resize by clicking and dragging.
- Add borders and fills using the icons in the Edit toolbar.
- Layer multiple images using the Arrange icon.
You can also drag one or more images from your computer onto a slide. To delete an image, select and press Delete on your keyboard.
To download an image, right-click and select Download Image . This downloads the image without degradation to the image quality.
Backgrounds for Slides
To use an image as a background:
- Click the gear icon in the right panel to open Slide Properties .
- In the Background section, click Upload Image .
- Choose an image from your computer.
To remove a background image, use Reset to Layout in the Slide Properties panel.
To set a background color for a slide:
- Open the Slide Properties panel.
- Click on the Color icon.
- Choose a color from the palette or add a hex number for a custom color.
Remove a color by choosing the blank tile in the upper right. Save a color to your custom palette by clicking a blank tile at the bottom of the color picker.