PowerPoint for Windows (Desktop Application)

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  1. add 'about file' in 'file' section, as we are not able to recognize through the opend file itself, where the file is located.

    add 'about file' in 'file' section, as we are not able to recognize through the opened file itself now, where the file is located.

    we have to take much pain to know.

    it can be added in all MS Office programs. and will be helping a lot.

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    • Powerpoint should support External GPU (eGPU) surprise removal.

      Powerpoint does not support external GPU surprise removal (eGPU - external Graphics) scenario, which is becoming more and more common with Intel Thunderbolt capable laptops and eGPU enclosures.

      I'm using my Lenovo Thinkpad laptop with 19H1, connected to a Razer eGPU that has an NVidia GEForce 1070, supporting two external displays. In RS4, we added new API support allowing apps to select a preference or which GPU to use, and in RS5 we now support a "safe remove" experience.

      ASK:
      - Powerpoint should be made resilient to eGPU removal. The Graphics team published a sample illustrating how to do this: …

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      • Black Theme Option

        Give the Black Theme Option in regular Microsoft Office 2013/2016 instead of just the dark gray!! Do not make it just a office 365 thing that is unfair especially considering the price some people have paid for regular Microsoft office especially those with the Business professional one.

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        • Automatic table of content (TOC) like in Word, not like the new (2016) Zoom

          In many presentations a TOC, preferably with links/page numbers, is a must.
          In MS-Word you have an easy TOC field. Why not have one on PPT? The new (2016) Zoom is a nice effect, but not a TOC.
          Nice customization options for a TOC:
          1. Sections as H1, if/where found
          2. Slide titles as H2
          3. Slide subtitles, where found, as H3
          4. Manually add/remove slides from the TOC
          5. Show/hide slide numbers and/or links

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          • Edit points on a basic line

            After creating a curved or straight line, you should be able to edit the points to stretch the line using the edit points tool.

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            • Support Kaltura embed codes

              Kaltura are one of the main commercial video hosting platforms used in both commercial and educations settings (https://corp.kaltura.com/). It would be good to enable the use of Kaltura embed codes using the default Insert > Video > Online Video > From video embed code function

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              • Text box or rectangle outline disappears when rotating

                I upgraded from V17xx to 18xx and now I see an issue appearing. Let me describe.
                When I place a Text box or a rectangle on a page, I add an outline with a thick frame so it's clearly visible, fine.
                Then I rotate the rectangle by clicking on the handle with the circle, and at some angles (not all) the outline almost completely disappears !
                This behaviour was not existing in my V17xx before...
                Very annoying !

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                • Power Point 2016 ≈ Modificar parte de los vínculos a archivos.

                  Tengo un informe en power point con más de 50 vínculos a gráficos, imágenes, tablas, que solicita actualización de los mismos cada vez que se abre y por ello el informe siempre está actualizado.

                  Pues bien el disco externo, virtual, donde se aloja la información cambiará de nombre y alguna de las carpetas también.

                  Para explicarme mejor, actualmente sería así en el caso de una de las tablas vinculadas:

                  file://\\DISCODURO_1\CARPETA\INFORME%20DE20ACTUALIDAD\2018%20DATOS%DATOS%20%DATOS%201%20COMPRAS.xlsx!Resto!F2C23

                  a Futuro sería:

                  file://\\DISCODURO_2\CARPETA_2\INFORME%20DE20ACTUALIDAD\2018%20DATOS%DATOS%20%DATOS%201%20COMPRAS.xlsx!Resto!F2C23

                  Me gustaría poder cambiar la información de forma "automática" por ejemplo poder decir sustituye DISCODURO_1 por DISCODURO_2 y CARPETA por CARPETA_2.

                  Ahora mismo la única forma…

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                  • View menu - Slide sorter - please include copy and paste

                    On the View Menu - Slide Sorter - copy and paste would be really helpful. I create photo-protocols of meetings and seminars. I have two windows open, Windows explorer and PowerPoint, and grab photos from one and drop it into the other. While doing so I like to have an overview of all images which I get from slide sorter.

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                    • Please bring back clipart!

                      Clipart was a hugely useful tool, especially for kids projects - simple, copyright free graphics that could be found for any subject we needed, quickly and easily accessed from within each Office application. Please bring it back!

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                      • "Last selected effects" feature missing from some menu options

                        The "Picture Border" option under format tab shows last selected border color. This feature should be made available to other options as well, like the "Picture Effects" option. Each time I need to apply same picture effect to other pictures I need to select each picture one at a time and apply the effects individually. This is such a basic feature that seems to be missing from the software. This "last selected effect" feature should be made availabel to other options having the drop down menu(i.e. when any option has multiple choices available) like "Rotate", "Align", "Wrap tExt", "Position", etc...

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                          • Set pixel resolution of exported slide images

                            I want to actually set the resolution to a pixel resolution - 1920x1080 or 3840x2160 - not some irrelevant PPI number. I work in video; however, I do NOT want a movie file because I don't know how long the video needs to be until the editing is being done. Also, image files are a lot easier (and smaller) to deal with. Trust me, your users will not go into shock if they see image resolution numbers - send an image to folks in your office and ask them what the resolution is (let me know if anyone responds in…

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                                • UI-Less Add-In to let Developers build features to control the Slides in Presenter Mode

                                  I know this is kind of a vague idea as the user can already do something like that using the Office Remote App on his/her Android/iOS devices.

                                  But just in case developers want to develop a UI Less Add-In, in which they could leverage Office.js to control their Presentation Decks using Alexa/Cortana for eg.

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                                  • bring back clippy

                                    he was super helpful with finding things

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                                    • Rotate or align: New option: transpose shapes (2+ shapes)

                                      Use case: A user spends time creating multiple shapes, such as a rating scale based on shade of R/Y/G circles that also have a corresponding frown to smile icon inside the circle. Whoops, realized that (for whatever reason), the order needs to be reversed.

                                      Option 1: move each shape, with multiple iterations of Align Top/ Distribute Horizontally until all the shapes are in the opposite order. Or, if there are just two shapes, manually drag to switch their positions.

                                      Option 2: (proposed)- be able to select multiple shapes; identify the midpoint of "group" height and width, and the midpoint of…

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                                      • Insert the Animation GIF

                                        I want to insert the Animation GIF to our slide by selecting GIF gallery.
                                        for share our emotion, passion, feeling of the slide more.

                                        Yes, currently PowerPoint can insert the picture using GIF Link.
                                        Next, I hope more

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                                        • Proper Furigana

                                          Add proper Asian text functionality on par with Word

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