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  1. Edit Variants in Custom themes

    I would like to be able to create variants in a corporate customised template. The presentation will represe

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  2. Add the image browser for bing image searches to the Mac!

    Not being able to look up images is a huge inconvenience for mac users, especially those of us who work on many presentations at once.

    3 votes
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  3. Automatic hopping lines for connectors

    If you refer to refer to omnigraffle or Visio... could you add an automatic hopping lines for connectors so that connectors that must cross each other could “hope” over to make the graph easier to read

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  4. Try to make the share setting work better, and figure out a better way for a group of people to work together.

    Try to make the share setting work better, and figure out a better way for a group of people to work together.

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  5. Support hyperlinks in Notes View

    Please add support for clickable hyperlinks in Notes View so that annotations including hyperlinks actually work.

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  6. To put your own video

    You upload your OWN video

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  7. 2 votes
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  8. Needs some sort of photos and video editing functions for slide show

    If PowerPoint has own photos and video editing capabilities,we don't need to rely on other software and no hassle for video or picture import,

    4 votes
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  9. 9 votes
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  10. Easy image panning like PowerPoint 2007

    I cannot figure out how to easily pan an image across a slide. Paths work to a degree but are not smooth. Needs a simple pan animation for long panoramic photos.

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  11. 1 vote
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  12. Navigation

    Isn't it about time that the slide sorter was made more sophisticated. I would like to be able to cluster slides into groups so that I can readily switch topic according to my audience needs. Would be nice to be able to do this via buttons at the bottom or side of my presentation (like you often see on websites.

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  13. Allow "Save As" function to select any folder, rather than the few root folders and few recent folders.

    Because I can't save to the folder I want, I have to clutter my desktop (one of the root folders listed) with files to be saved elsewhere. Makes a mess, causes extra steps killing productivity, and is lame to begin with.

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  14. sorter view

    When you click on a slide in sorter view on the Mac it adds a slide. It would be better if it went to the more detailed view as it does on the Windows version.

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  15. VBA Object Model Bug in CustomLayout

    There appears to be an issue in the CustomLayout object model.

    When typing this in the Immediate window:

    ?activepresentation.slides(1).

    IntelliSense gives up but if I continue typing to here:

    ?activepresentation.slides(1).customlayout.

    ItelliSence kicks in again. However, the real issue is that this returns a value as expected:

    ?activepresentation.slides(1).customlayout.Shapes.Placeholders(1).PlaceholderFormat.ContainedType

    But this fails with a runtime error -2147483640 PlaceholderFormat (unknown member) even though the property is shown in IntelliSense and the enum exists for .type = :

    ?activepresentation.slides(1).customlayout.Shapes.Placeholders(1).PlaceholderFormat.type

    The code works as expected on various PC versions of PowerPoint.

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  16. open pp2011 with pp2016

    I just upgraded from 2011 to 2016, and I face the problem to open my ppt 2011 with 2016, and it is only for the PP.
    It is find for excel and word.

    I presume there is a setting problem; could someone know about to solve this issue. Thanks

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  18. Allow ungrouping of charts for powerful design

    It used to be possible with Powerpoint for the Mac to ungroup charts from Excel. This was a crucial power feature to customize and design charts beyond the fixed default format of Excel. A very useful function indeed.

    Unfortunately, this is no longer possible on the Mac even though using the Enhanced Metafile format it still seems to work on Windows.

    Bring back chart ungrouping, so we can make professional and personal charts again using Powerpoint. Excel and PPT formats are too limited and don't satisfy the requirements of many companies and publishers. Re-enabling chart ungrouping would make Office much…

    48 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!

  19. powerpoint for Mac in Office 2016 crashes in presentation mode when showing videos. Updated to latest version. Tried on numerous files. Help

    powerpoint for Mac in Office 2016 crashes in presentation mode when showing videos. Updated to latest version (as of 12/25/15). Tried on numerous files. Yes - updated the videos as per the yellow bar. Called in to microsoft help line but all suggestions not useful....still having the issue. Help

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  20. Restore the open files from the previous session

    Have the Office apps automatically restore previously open files when reopening the app (maybe I'm doing something wrong?).

    3 votes
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