How do I remove a solid fill in PowerPoint?

How do I remove the background of a picture in PowerPoint?

To remove the background from a picture in PowerPoint:

  1. Click on the image that has background you want to remove.
  2. On the Format tab, click Remove Background.
  3. PowerPoint will automatically select the part of the image to be kept.
  4. Adjust the selection to cover the area of the image that you want to keep.

How do you add no fill in PowerPoint?

PowerPoint 2010: Drawing No-Fill Shapes By Default

  1. Choose Insert > Shapes to draw the shape as you normally would.
  2. Right-click the shape and select Format Shape.
  3. Make formatting changes as you see fit (to remove the fill color choose Fill > No Fill).
  4. When you are finished, click the Close button.
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