PowerPoint for Windows (Desktop Application)

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  1. make more backrounds

    maths eg. rulers, fractions, decimals

    1 vote
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  2. i love to use diffrent size of slides in the same file\ presentetion.

    i love to use diffrent size of slides in the same file\ presentetion.

    2 votes
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  3. Export Transparent PNG

    I would like to have a switch on PNG export to delete the slide master background and export the slide with the transparent background. The resulting image would be the normal size of the frame, but only text or objects within the slide would be visible. Images or other non-outliner objects on the master would not be visible.

    Reason? PowerPoint makes a great titling app for video, automating much of the process. This would make creating titles (or subtitles/open caption) for video insertion very convenient by bypassing the chromakey step needed to get them into a video timeline.

    You can…

    4 votes
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  4. UI transitions for window re-size

    I think that the interface should move around slightly like in Mobile PPT when the window is snapped.

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  5. Hoch- und Querformat-Folien in der selben Präsentation

    Im Word kann man durch Abschnittswechsel Quer- und Hochformat-Seiten in einem Dokument kombinieren. Diese Funktion wäre auch für PowerPoint durchaus sinnvoll.

    4 votes
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  6. Allow changes to appear in realtime while working on slides in PPT

    Allow changes to appear in realtime while working on slides in PPT

    2 votes
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  7. Option for adding captions below images similarly to Word

    I use PowerPoint to make visual tutorials and often want to caption screenshot images and need to add text boxes each time. This would be a useful timesaver.

    2 votes
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  8. enable showing of non-printable characters (e.g. tab, space, CR)

    Editing and formatting of slides would be much easier, if it is possible to view the non-printable characters as possible in Word

    6 votes
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  9. Selection Pane Shortcut Bug

    The two awesome shortcuts in the Selection Pane for collapsing/expanding groups of objects are buggy (ALT+SHIFT+1 and ALT+SHIFT-9).

    To get them to work, you have to double-click an object or group as if renaming it, then hit ESC or ENTER, and only then do they work. This seems like it's an easy-to-fix bug. Thank you! :-)

    4 votes
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  10. SmartArt

    Can the Replace Fonts feature be enabled to work across the elements in a SmartArt graphic? When trying to replace a font, all of them will be changed, but the ones in a SmartArt graphic which take the font from the theme and is"named" as Fontx(Body).

    Reproducible on 2013 and 2016 and as you can imagine is a huge problem in corporate environments which could otherwise benefit from such a feature tremendously.

    4 votes
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  11. da hinzoomen wo curser ist!

    wenn man mit reinzoomt, zoomt es immer in die Mitte der Folie, das ist ziemlich unpraktisch, wenn man zu einem bestimmten element möchte
    (ein startpunkt einer animation kann man beispielsweise nicht markieren und dann verschiebt sich immer der bildausschnitt weg, wenn man hinzoomen will

    1 vote
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  12. Note Pane - opportunity to enlarge clock and slide number

    One should be able to enlarge the clock and slide number on the note pane - so that it can be seen at a distance by the presenter

    1 vote
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  13. Allow different page sizes in the same presentation

    For example, the 1st slide is 8X11 and the 2nd is 11X17

    9 votes
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  14. Please provide an interface to create timed captions in PowerPoint.

    I'm turning to PowerPoint more and more to create instructional videos. I find that even though I use speaker notes to relate the spoken script to the slides, the best I can do is export them as handouts and then manually set the timings in another program to produce subtitle files. It'd be really neat if there was a way to fine tune the timing of speaker notes as captions within the slide, similar to the way you can set animation timings to coincide with narration. Then you should be able to output that stuff from PowerPoint into a common…

    2 votes
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  15. Feedback: Manage Presentations - Unsaved Presentations saved my butt - Thank you!

    Just a quick note of thanks to the team for that amazing feature!

    2 votes
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  16. Bug in "line"

    I believe there is a bug in PPT 2016 for Windows 10: when I select a shape, the main menu shows amongst other the "line" icon made of the usual pencil and the selected colour, however in the "shape format" box which pops up in the right the "line" icon is the same bucket always used for the filling colour (just above it). This is very confusing and wrong.

    2 votes
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  17. Speakers notes

    When running through my presentation I really want to be able to cue off of my speakers notes. However, I can only get the 'presenters view' when plugged into a external monitor. Can you make it so you can jump into the presenters view whenever you want?

    4 votes
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  18. Defining static radius for rounded rectangles

    If you want to create textboxes between paragraphs or, in my case with Word, a layout for publishing things on blackboards and choose a simple rounded rectangle for design, the radius of the edges rises with rising number of lines.
    Please add a feature where you can define the radius.
    Probably there are more forms or boxes which can contain text that would profit from a feature of that kind.

    10 votes
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  19. 1 vote
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  20. Video position bar (video scrub)

    In past versions the video scrub bar (position bar) would appear when mousing over a playing video on the presentation screen, allowing you to scrub or skip a portion of the video. In the most recent versions, when playing an MP4 file, the bar does not appear. Please bring it back, both on Presenter View screen as well as the main screen. It is critical if a miscue aborts the video too soon, and it's very convenient when previewing actions based on bookmarks.

    3 votes
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