Perfecting PowerPoint 2008 for Mac Presentation Skills

By Geetesh Bajaj, Jim Gordon

Part of Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac All-in-One For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Learn how to spruce up your slide presentations with these handy PowerPoint 2008 for Mac features.

Cross-platform presentations To play your presentations on other platforms, install
Flip4Mac, a free QuickTime codec that enables you to play
Windows Media Video format in QuickTime.
Print handouts To print handouts with lines for taking notes, choose
File→Print. Look for the Print What pop-up menu and choose
Handouts (3 Slides per Page).
Create a PowerPoint package To create a package that has all DRM-free media properly
linked, choose File→Save As. In the Format pop-up menu, choose
PowerPoint Package.
Notes Page View Choose View→Notes Page to work in a special view that
allows you to see your slide and create extensive notes.