1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

PowerPoint Backgrounds

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by wenpeek, Mar 13, 2005.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
Advertisement
  1. wenpeek

    wenpeek Thread Starter

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2004
    Messages:
    92
    I have just been put in charge of re-designing the corporate powerpoint presentation at work. This is what all of our sales reps take to customer locations to secure new business (no pressure, huh?). So, I could use some suggestions for websites that offer free powerpoint backgrounds that are hip and trendy yet still keeping the solid professionalism expected. This is a really big opportunity for me and if I blow it...well I'm sure you can guess the outcome. I've looked at the one's on the MS website and wasn't too impressed (no offense!). Anybody out there with any TNT (tried-n-true) ideas/advice you could share? Thanks for the help.
     
  2. svengal1

    svengal1

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2003
    Messages:
    152
    Do you have a company logo or something to that effect that you could put as a background of each slide?

    I am not a whiz at Powerpoint but I just did a presentation the other day for my work and put a company image on each slide. All I did was right clicked the slide chose 'background', in the dropdown box at the bottom I chose 'fill effects', clicked the 'picture' tab, clicked the 'select picture' button, browsed for the picture, clicked 'ok', clicked 'apply to all' and I had a beautiful presentation.

    I hope that this helps you. I am not sure what format the picture needs to be but I am sure that jpg and bmp will work.

    As far as websites for that content I have no idea.

    Good Luck !!
     
  3. tajsimmons

    tajsimmons

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 2003
    Messages:
    41
  4. Anne Troy

    Anne Troy

    Joined:
    Feb 14, 1999
    Messages:
    11,746
    First Name:
    Anne
    TAJ: I just saw a post over at The Office Experts and saw your sig. Came back over here to give the link to Wenpeek. You beat me to it! :)

    Another MVP at Tech Support Guy. That's sooo terrific!!
     
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Loading...
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/340488

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice