How do I reduce PowerPoint width?

How do I make my PowerPoint less wide?

Access the Design tab and click on the Slide Size option on the right. Standard (4:3) – click on this option if you want slides of 10 x 7.5 inches or 25.4 x 19.05 cm.

Why did my PowerPoint get so big?

Some of the most common reasons for PowerPoint file size to increase are using multiple images, using large images, or embedding elements such as fonts, video or audio directly in the presentation file. An easy way to reduce the file size is to use special compression programs designed for PowerPoint files.

How do I get PowerPoint back to normal view?

Click View Slide Show.

  1. Click each slide until you reach the end of the slide show.
  2. Click to exit and return to Normal view.

Why does my PowerPoint look stretched?

Right click on an image and select Size and Position. From this dialog, click in the Height box. Now, just click up once and down once. As long as the Lock Aspect Ratio checkbox is checked, just changing the scale by 1 step and then switching back will fix your image.

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How do you scale to fit in PowerPoint?

From Powerpoint 2010:

  1. Click on [File] in the top left corner.
  2. Click on [Print]. The Window to the right will change.
  3. Click on the Drop Down arrow for [Full Page Slides].
  4. Put a check mark in the [Scale To Fit Paper] option.

How do I make my PowerPoint deck smaller?

How do I reduce the size of my slide deck?

  1. Open your PowerPoint presentation.
  2. Click File Menu and then Save as.
  3. In the save dialog box, click the Tools drop down menu.
  4. Select Compress Pictures.
  5. Select All Pictures in Document.
  6. Select Web/Screen unless you need to be able to print the presentation in high quality.

Why is my PowerPoint PDF so large?

Why is the PDF bigger than the PPT? PowerPoint and PDFs don’t always play well together. The most popular reason is the image & video sizes you’ve added to your presentation.

How do reduce file size?

Remove unnecessary images, formatting and macros. Save the file as a recent Word version. Reduce the file size of the images before they are added to the document. If it is still too large, save the file as a PDF.

What is the default view for a presentation?

The default view for a presentation is Outline view.