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Microsoft® Office® Professional 2013 Plain & Simple by Katherine Murray

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Getting started with PowerPoint 2013

Your first task is to launch PowerPoint 2013 and begin to familiarize yourself with the PowerPoint window. You’ll notice the clean design right off the bat, and find that the flexible ribbon display (you can display it when you want it and hide it when you don’t) offers you maximum room for working on your slides.

Launch PowerPoint in Windows 8

  1. Scroll to display the app tiles that are beyond the right edge of the screen.

  2. Click the PowerPoint 2013 tile.

    The program opens on your Windows 8 desktop.

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If you’re using Windows 7, you can launch PowerPoint 2013 by clicking Start, choosing All Programs, ...

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