“PowerPoint is My Life”, has been my mantra at the office for quite some time now.
As we drudge through the daily chore that is PowerPoint and are evidently tasked with “making it pretty”, I wanted to share these top 18 PowerPoint 2010 Keyboard Shortcuts that have come extremely handy. If it seems overwhelming, try practicing one shortcut a week or printing out the list and having it sit next to your monitor for a quick reference.
While it may seem like a bit of work to force some of these shortcuts to memory, the payoff makes it beyond worth it.
|Alt+Arrow Key||Rotates Object|
|Alt+F9||Show or Hide Guides|
|Alt+Moving Mouse||Makes Shapes Move in Smaller Increments|
|Ctril+[||Decrease font size|
|Ctrl+]||Increase font size|
|Ctrl+M||Adds a new slide|
|Ctrl+T||Opens the font dialog box|
|Ctrl+Y||Re-does previous Action|
|Shift+Arrow Key||Changes Overall Size of Object|
|Shift+F3||Changes the Case of Letters|
|Shift+F5||Start presentation from current slide|