PowerPoint 2010: Adjusting the Saturation for a Clip Art Image

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In one of my recent Optimizing PowerPoint for eLearning & Presentations classes , I demonstrated how to adjust the saturation of an inserted image to take the image to grayscale. Only files saved as PNG or JPG have options for adjusting color saturation from within PowerPoint. PowerPoint may attempt to save the image as a WMF file by default. To change this, click the Save as Type  drop-down menu and select either JPG or PNG. PowerPoint

Creating Transparent PNGs in PowerPoint

Integrated Learnings

PowerPoint gets a bad reputation from all the mind numbing presentations millions have been subjected to. This has less to do with PowerPoint's limitations and more to do with a lack of creativity on the part of many presenters. PowerPoint is a very powerful presentation tool that can be used to really enhance the way data is presented. PowerPoint is also useful for creating cool visual effects outside of a presentation. The cloud has been created in PowerPoint.

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Newbies: More PowerPoint Hacks for Your Cp Project: Using PowerPoint Template Backgrounds in Your Captivate Master Slides

Adobe Captivate

I like using the PowerPoint backgrounds in my Cp projects. I don’t need the PowerPoint master slides, just the background image. Importing that PowerPoint background into my Captivate master slide applies the background to my title, content, quizzing, and all the other slides in the master slide series. There are a lot of nicely designed template backgrounds that come with PowerPoint. This background, Droplet, ships with Powerpoint.

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Supercharging PowerPoint interactive presentations with VBA (Part 2)

BrightCarbon

PowerPoint has evolved into an app which is the Swiss Army knife of content creation, not only for presentations but also printed collaterals, videos and even interactive presentations. In this second part of our series on supercharging PowerPoint interactive presentations with VBA we look at how you can provide your users with visual feedback for active areas of your slide using a mouse hover technique. That very faint green dotted line is what PowerPoint uses by default.

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The ULTIMATE Guide to PowerPoint Alternatives

BrightCarbon

There’s an astounding number of PowerPoint alternatives out there claiming to be the solution to your most pressing presentation problems. Luckily for you, BrightCarbon is here to separate the wheat from the chaff, and the decent presentation programs from the rubbish PowerPoint knock-offs.

How to Remove the Background From a Picture

TechSmith Camtasia

I was trying to come up with a way to add a logo and few icons into PowerPoint. You may need to add your company logo to a new image or add an icon to a PowerPoint presentation. If you are using a screenshot or a PNG image, it will default to have a transparent background. If you are using a JPG or other file format, you’ll need to adjust your background color in the Snagit editor first or it will default to white rather than transparent.

How to Remove the Background From an Image

TechSmith Camtasia

I was trying to come up with a way to add a logo and few icons into PowerPoint. You may need to add your company logo to a new image, or add an icon to a PowerPoint presentation. If you are using a screenshot or a PNG image, it will default to have a transparent background. If you are using a JPG or other file format, you’ll need to adjust your background color in the Snagit editor first or it will default to white rather than transparent.

Captivate capabilities question

Adobe Captivate

–What kind of art format is accepted (jpg, png, svg, ai etc). This is in an industry that has absolutely NO mobile devices, so these learning modules are glorified Powerpoints. I’m a designer and brand consultant not using Captivate. I’ve been asked by the client to consult on the look of their Captivate learning modules.

The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | August 24, 2018

Mike Taylor

Designer Q&A: Pushing the Limits of PowerPoint Animation. You’ve gotta see this to believe it is created in PowerPoint! (He He exported it as a video for easy viewing, and here is a link to the PowerPoint file if you don’t believe it.).

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Five must-have tools for online training providers

Elucidat

From there you can paste it into a PowerPoint slide or something as simple as Paint and export the slide as a PNG or JPG graphics file. If you’re creating online training, you will need to produce quality content and courses quickly, especially if you are to meet the ever-changing needs of your end users. To do this effectively, you’ll require a range of software tools. Here are seven categories to consider. Authoring tools.

Hell in a Cell Between Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9, and LectoraInspire 16

CommLab India

The supported image formats are GIF, JEPG, PNG. We can insert PowerPoint Presentations in all three tools. There is a possibility to download supporting documents from within the eLearning module (PDF, PPT, MS Word, EXE, ZIP, PNG, JPG, etc.). The interface of Articulate Storyline is like PowerPoint and easy compared to Adobe Captivate and Lectora. Selecting the right authoring tool for rapid eLearning projects is a process riddled with uncertainty.

100+ Learning, Design & Technology Resources to Help You Get Sh*t Done

Mike Taylor

Pixton Comic Characters – A Free PowerPoint add-in lets you add illustrated, posable comic characters to your #PowerPoint presentations. PowerPoint Device Mockup Graphics : Nice collection of devices for framing screenshots, etc.in #PowerPoint I use these all the time and they look great. Grab this free downloadable library of 150 Custom Color schemes for Microsoft #PowerPoint, Word, and Excel. PowerPoint & Presentations.

Working with Images in eLearning (part 1)

Matthew Guyan

You may be able to edit the vector image in PowerPoint as Tom Kuhlmann describes here. Types of bitmap image formats: JPEG or JPG (stands for Joint Photographic Experts Group) – supports millions of colours and are used for displaying digital photos in a compressed format. PNG (Portable Network Graphics) – an alternative to GIF images and can support millions of colours as well as transparent backgrounds. These files can be edited in PowerPoint.

Improve learning with worksheets and handouts

ProProfs

PowerPoint Presentation -.ppt,pptx. Images – gif,png,jpg. With ProProfs, you can supplement learning with downloadable handouts and worksheets. At times, learners might find it difficult to grasp certain topics in your course. You can help them overcome this knowledge gap using downloadable handouts, at the end of a page or chapter, which quickly explains the key concepts that your course deals with.

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Why Flip Book Maker Is the Best Tool to Develop E-books

CommLab India

Many companies develop technology-enabled learning content in various formats such as PowerPoint presentations, PDF manuals, videos, and so on. Flip Book Maker is well-suited to meet this requirement because it can be used to convert digital learning materials in multiple formats such as MS-Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF, SWF, FLV,MP4, JPG, BMP, JPEG, PNG, and GIF, into interactive eBooks.

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The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Image - JPG, GIF, PNG, BMP, TIFF. Other -Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF, Flash. Consumer slates are multimedia entertainment, which means you can web browse, read e-books, watch video, stream video, listen to music, play games and they meet business needs too – with word, excel, powerpoint to name a few. The Revolution. Battlefield.