PowerPoint 2003 Keyboard Shortcuts for Common Commands

By Doug Lowe

Part of PowerPoint 2003 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

PowerPoint 2003 offers the usual array of keyboard shortcuts for some common, often-used commands. The following table shows which keys to press for quick access to formatting, editing, and some generally useful commands:

Common Formatting Commands   Common Editing Commands   Other Commonly Used Commands  
Command Keys Command Keys Command Keys
Bold Ctrl+B Undo Ctrl+Z New Ctrl+N
Italic Ctrl+I Cut Ctrl+X Open Ctrl+O
Underline Ctrl+U Copy Ctrl+C Save Ctrl+S
Center Ctrl+E Paste Ctrl+V Print Ctrl+P
Left Align Ctrl+L Select All Ctrl+A Help F1
Right Align Ctrl+R Find Ctrl+F New Slide Ctrl+M
Justify Ctrl+J Replace Ctrl+H    
Normal Ctrl+Spacebar Duplicate Ctrl+D