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  1. Since the last PowerPoint for Mac update

    Since the last PowerPoint for Mac update I am unable to convert to PDF or print. Some of text is distorted and all lines are thick and blurry.

    14 votes
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    • Change default pasting text option

      When pasting text, please make it optional to change the default settings to something other than "Use destination theme." Eliminating the need to have to toggle down each time text entries are entered.

      15 votes
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      • Add Diagram Measurement-Style Ends to Arrow Type Options for Lines

        Please add the ability to select ┣ and ┫as Begin and End Arrow Types for lines. This would be very useful for when I have to diagram something and use lines to display measurements (like on a blueprint).

        This can currently only be done by attaching small lines to the ends of the line that spans the measured length, which can be difficult and time-consuming to use.

        14 votes
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        • Apply Morph Transition for Edited Points

          I would like the ability to morph between instances of the same shape (on sequential slides), but with edited points.

          For instance, if I have a circle, and I want to drag the tangent handles out slightly or maybe even move the points relative to each other using the Edit Points tool for each slide. I would like PowerPoint to morph the tangent lines smoothly, recognizing that it's the same object, but with modified points/tangents.

          This is different from scaling/moving the object as a whole.

          This will allow us to make more complex animation without needing to change anything in…

          19 votes
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          • Add "Change All Images/Graphics" Option

            Please allow the option to replace all instances of an image in a PP document.

            Currently, if you have a deck that involves a single, repeated image amongst its slides, one must change each instance of the image manually.

            Use cases:
            • Using the morph transition, an image changes size/crop/position across the slides. Instead of tediously replaces every instance, this option would replace all at once.
            • An image is placed on multiple slides throughout the document (some could even be hidden in the selection pane). You're not sure where all of them are, but the image must be updated.…

            10 votes
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            • Animation and Video triggers

              Add ability to set up animation or video triggers into my deck

              273 votes
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                Thanks for your feedback! The PowerPoint for Mac team is excited to say that this work has been approved and started. Please stay tuned for updates as to when it will be completed.

                Thanks again for your feedback and remember to keep voting on features that are important to you – this helps the team triage the work.

              • developer tab

                make the developer tab an option for mac users as well!

                4 votes
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                • Animation Toggle

                  Please add the ability to "hide" or "turn off" specific Animations in the Animation Pane. Like the eyeball in the Selection Pane.

                  It would be useful to have an animation applied to an object, but to have it turned off. This feature could be used to view other animations in the stack by themselves, or in the case that you don't need that animation now, but might need to turn it on later (without having to completely recreate it).

                  8 votes
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                  • Custom Colors for Mac users

                    It is frustrating that some of the abilities on a PC PowerPoint version are not the same as on a Mac version. I would like to be able to create a Custom Colors section that appears under the Theme Colors palette. I understand this can be achieved on a PC but would like this available on a Mac please, please, please. Thank you.

                    6 votes
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                    • Bug that effects stroke width and text kerning for printing or PDF printing

                      Ever since the update to 16.15, when I try to print or print to PDF, the stroke lines in my document display as extremely thick. The kerning in my text is also very low. Currently working with Teir 2 support to figure out why this is happening.

                      3 votes
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                      • See live preview of character spacing

                        Previous versions of PPT allowed live previewing of condensing or expanding of font character spacing. It is now no longer available and it a lot of time gets spent trying out a spacing value and having to go back and forth to get it just as needed. Please bring Live Preview back.

                        36 votes
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                          Thanks for your feedback! The PowerPoint for Mac team is reviewing your suggestion and will consider it in future planning rounds.

                          Remember, this site helps us to prioritize our backlog so the more votes a suggestion gets, the more likely it is that we’ll do it. If this is a feature that is important to you, be sure to give it a vote!

                        • PDF Compression Capability

                          PDF compression not possible currently on Mac. Was available earlier.

                          8 votes
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                          • Auto-Play videos when exporting Presesention as video

                            When you export a power point presentation as a video, which contains automatically playing videos on the slides, those videos won't run in the exported video. They are shown as stills.

                            3 votes
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                            • 15 votes
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                              • Developer!!!!!

                                I wanna put a video into my ppt, but there is no developer in ppt for mac, pity.

                                7 votes
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                                • remove speaker notes

                                  Need to save and share file WITHOUT speaker notes on a MAC, like you can on a PC

                                  3 votes
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                                  • Make it possible that Hyperlinks (to a Website, E-Mail etc.) still work when you export a PDF out of PowerPoint on Mac.

                                    Make it possible that Hyperlinks (to a Website, E-Mail etc.) still work when you export a PDF out of PowerPoint on Mac.

                                    22 votes
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                                    • 3 votes
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                                      • Add ability to compare and combine two PPT files

                                        Add ability to compare and combine two PPT files

                                        274 votes
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                                          Thanks for your feedback! The PowerPoint for Mac team is reviewing your suggestion to provide a way to compare and merge two PowerPoint files. We would also like to have this feature and will consider it in future planning rounds.

                                          Remember, this site helps us to prioritize our backlog so the more votes a suggestion gets, the more likely it is that we’ll do it. If this is a feature that is important to you, be sure to give it a vote!

                                        • Allow me to select which pages (slides) to include when I export PDF

                                          When I save my PowerPoint as PDF, I want to be able to select which pages to include like I used to be able to do rather than having to export all the pages (slides) into a huge PDF and then open the PDF in another program and delete the pages I don't want.

                                          3 votes
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