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  1. Voice control to edit and present PPTs

    like instead of typing what you want, you can voice what you want!!

    23 votes
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    • Backround Music

      There should be a button for youtube backround music. You can use it while you are typing things down.
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      186 votes
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      • 92 votes
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        • 10 votes
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          • 58 votes
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            • 6 votes
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              • Add additional animation tools like custom motion paths

                I am using PowerPoint as a tool to have my students generate custom animations of biological processes. By adding the functionality of custom motion paths, looping and multiple animations per object (vis a vis the animation pane) the online version could better match the desktop version and projects like this could be completed on a wider array of devices, like chromebooks.

                16 votes
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                • 6 votes
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                  • PPPPPPPLLLLLLLLLEEEEAASSSSSSSSE

                    CAN YOU PLEASE UNLOCK THIS IMAGE

                    4 votes
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                    • Shortcut key to start a slide show (shift+f5)

                      basically there should be a slide show short cut key incase you mouse stops working once u open powerpointonline.

                      26 votes
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                      • 14 votes
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                        • Embed video from Microsoft Stream

                          Absolutely ridiculous that Microsoft introduce a product all about sharing videos, Microsoft Stream, and you can't use that to embed and share videos in PowerPoint.

                          3 votes
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                          • Open a password protected PPTs (like desktop)

                            Let one has to enter Password to access the PPT

                            31 votes
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                            • Custom Template

                              Is there a way to load a custom template into PowerPoint online? I tried launching a .potx file directly from my onedrive, but it won't let me it edit the file online. The only option is to edit the file in the locally installed version of PowerPoint. It would be nice if PowerPoint online recognized that that a .potx file was launched and automatically created a .pptx file in the main folder of my onedrive. Or, better yet, create a way for admins to upload a .potx file so that it shows up along with the MS default templates when…

                              20 votes
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                              • Animations Pane

                                The Animations Pane is missing making the flexibility and versatility of animations almost lost. Like what if I want to slow the duration of an animation down, or put a delay on it, or change whether it happens after I click, or after the previous animation. These things should have been considered when PowerPoint Online was planned, but the idea of a user controlled development team is an amazingly brilliant idea, so good job Microsoft (But most of all the amazing employees that work there).

                                26 votes
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                                • Edit and View Large Files

                                  Ability to edit larger files than currently supported

                                  15 votes
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                                  • Add additional animation tools like custom motion paths and allow for multiple animations to be added to a single object

                                    I am using PowerPoint as a tool to have my students generate custom animations of biological processes. By adding the functionality of custom motion paths, looping and multiple animations per object (vis a vis the animation pane) the online version could better match the desktop version and projects like this could be completed on a wider array of devices, like chromebooks.

                                    9 votes
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                                    • 47 votes
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                                      • Font coulour transparency

                                        Imagine a PowerPoint, where we could change the level of FONT transparency! :) It is a necessity. In deed. We should all already be working with this PPT-Feature. It is missing a lot. Really: I do l.o.v.e. PowerPoint but this feature is missing like crazy.

                                        1 vote
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                                        • Improve experience on iPad and other mobile devices

                                          For some presentations I cannot use the app for sending purposes so my only other option is PowerPoint online and I must use my iPad since I don't have a computer or laptop. The website is great it could just use a few improvements as to fitting the screen etc

                                          7 votes
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