Frequent question: How do I change margins in PowerPoint 2016?

How do I adjust margins in PowerPoint?

Right-click on the shape or text box and select Format Shape from the menu. Select Size & Properties on the Format Shape panel. You can then specify exact dimensions for right, left, top and bottom margins. You’ll see the margins take effect when text is added.

How do I resize a PowerPoint presentation 2016?

To change the slide size:

  1. Select the Design tab of the toolbar ribbon.
  2. Select Slide Size near the far right end of the toolbar.
  3. Select Standard (4:3 aspect ratio) or Widescreen (16:9) or Custom Slide Size.

How do I get rid of the white border around my PowerPoint slides?

How to Get Rid of the Border When I Print

  1. Open your PowerPoint presentation.
  2. Click the “Office” button in the upper left corner.
  3. Click “Print.” A new window pops open on your screen.
  4. Click to deselect the “Frame Slides” box. …
  5. Click “Scale to Fit Paper” if you’re concerned about white borders.

How do I change margins in PowerPoint 2007?

Click “Page Layout” and click “Margins” to open a drop-down menu. Click “Custom Margins” to open the Page Setup dialog box.

How do I change margins in PowerPoint 2016?

Ctrl+click or right-click the border of the shape or text box for the margins you want to set, and then click Format Shape. To set the margins, use the up and down arrows or type the measurements you want in the boxes. You’ll see the margins change in your presentation as you do this.

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How do you change the margins in PowerPoint 2016?

Click the “Slides Sized For” menu and select the “Custom” option. Type the desired margin measurements in the “Height” and “Width” fields, according to the page size.

How do you resize a PowerPoint?

10 Ways to Compress PowerPoint Presentations to Reduce File Size

  1. Compress pictures.
  2. Insert pictures instead of copying and pasting.
  3. Use smaller image files.
  4. Convert images to a different file type.
  5. Save a copy of images with artistic effects.
  6. Compress audio and video.
  7. Link to audio or video files.

How do I make my PowerPoint fit the screen?

Open the “Design” tab on the ribbon menu and choose “Slide Size.” Select the aspect ratio that matches the screen you’re showing the presentation on. If the primary display doesn’t match 4:3 or 16:9, select “Custom Slide Size” to configure the aspect ratio manually (see the Tips section for details).