Exporting Your Presentation to Other Formats
In This Chapter
Exporting to PDF
Exporting to a video
Exporting to a Word document
This chapter shows you how to use a variety of PowerPoint features that let you save your presentations in formats other than the standard PowerPoint file format. You can save you presentation as a PDF file which can then be viewed using Adobe’s Acrobat software. Or, you can create a video that can be viewed over the web, using a media player, or even on a DVD that can be played on a standard DVD player. You can also create a self-contained presentation that can be saved to a CD or flash drive and viewed with a free PowerPoint viewer. And finally, you can convert a presentation to a Word document that you can give to your attendees as handouts.
All these features are available from the File⇒Export page.
Creating a PDF File
PDF, which stands for Portable Document Format, is a popular format for interchanging files. You can easily convert a PowerPoint presentation to PDF format by following these steps:
1. Choose File⇒Export⇒Create PDF/XPS Document. ...