The Design Tab

In this topic we will look at the Design Tab.


  1. Click the Design tab.

    Step 1
  2. Background Styles:  Allows you to select the background and style of background.

    Step 2
  3. In this example, click the Style 6 list item.

    Step 3
  4. Hide Background Graphics:  Click this checkbox to take away background graphics.  This can be useful when displaying charts or images.

    Step 4
  5. Fonts:  Changes the font.  Use the text formatting options in the Home tab for more specific formatting options like bold, italics, etc.

    Step 5
  6. In this example, we'll change the font to Adjacency.

    Step 6
  7. Colors:  Pre-formats the color of different elements of the slide.   

    Step 7
  8. You can make your own by choosing Create New Theme Colors... at the bottom of the dropdown box.

    Step 8
  9. After making your selections, click the Save button.

    Step 9

After completing this topic, you are familiar with the Design Tab.