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  1. 10 votes
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    • VIMEO.VIMEO.VIMEO.VIMEO.VIMEO.VIMEO.VIMEO

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      • Shadows and more rendering options for 3D models

        Shadows and more rendering options for inserted 3D models. Not asking for a full rendering package! But better lighting options would be nice.

        3 votes
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        • Edit Presenters Notes in Presenters View

          When am presenting slides I'd like to capture the notes in the presenters notes section so I don't have to flip between notepad/onenote to Powerpoint when taking notes.

          "Make the Presenters Notes editable"

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          • 22 votes
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            • "Hard-edge" animation and transition

              Every animation or transition with soft-edge should have an option to choose either soft-edge or hard-edge. I need the hard-edge to make Motion Graphic. Hope you'll agree with my opinion.

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              • Embedded videos must extend beyond YouTube.

                Tons of reputable sites now run videos that do not use YouTube. As others have said, Vimeo would be nice, but why not allow embeding from many major sites that have embed codes for their videos? A few examples would be Wall Street Journal and Fortune Magazine, both of which run great videos but have embed codes that Powerpoint cannot use.

                2 votes
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                • 2 votes
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                  • Slide snapshots to insert on other slides

                    We often insert "metaslides" in our presentations - that is, simple screenshots of another slide to refer to another section of the deck or material from an entirely different deck. The new Zoom feature allows you to do that while creating a hyperlink, but I'd like to be able to just insert an image of another slide without the hyperlink. Right now, I need to take a screenshot and then crop the image to just show the slide. It would be nice if there was a dialog box that allowed you to select a slide (from the current presentation or…

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                    • PowerPoint 2016 video Export - flickering

                      Hi, i have a Problem with mp4 Video Export and Powerpoint 2016.

                      Exported Powerpoint Video is flickering when playing with DXVA2 Video Player.
                      Flicker occurs on Page Change.

                      Steps to reproduce:
                      files can be found here: forum.doom9.org/showthread.php?p=1832556#post1832556
                      Open Powerpoint 2016, Empty Project, make 2 Pages (first with white background, second black background).
                      Export Video as mp4.
                      Play video with MPC-HC - with enabled DXVA2.

                      tested with MPC-HC(LAV) and VLC with DXVA2 enabled (nativ and copy back).
                      tested with Intel HD Graphics, and Nvidia Graphics.

                      Flickering only occurs when exporting mp4 - no problems with wmv.

                      Flickering only occurs with Powerpoint…

                      2 votes
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                      • Pen to write where I point to with a Clevertouch

                        When presenting on a Clevertouch screen, the pen is not calibrated properly. Writing appears 15cm diagonally to the left. A customer has raised this with me and was able to replicate it in our workstation.

                        Spoke with Microsoft technical support who said this sounds like a powerpoint issue, and to raise it here.

                        3 votes
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                        • Objects alignmnent setting should be respected after entering new content inside the object

                          Objects alignment setting should be respected after entering new content within the object, for example text boxes alignment should respect the alignment set and after changing the text, it should move accordingly related to the slide.

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                          • Powerpoint Viewer

                            Do not retire PowerPoint Viewer!

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                            • Export slides to PDF without ink markup

                              When exporting slides to PDF, unchecking the "include comments and ink markup" would result in a clean PDF with no ink (very useful when preparing lecture slides). That no longer works.

                              In the latest update, the checkbox has be re-labeled "include comments," and the ink markup shows up in the PDF regardless of its selection. Small change, but a major inconvenience when prepping lecture materials, as I now have to save duplicate copies of lecture slides.

                              PLEASE bring back the old functionality.

                              1 vote
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                              • It would be really nice to be able to have the power point slides switch between portrait and landscape in the same presentation

                                I need to be able to add pictures that are both landscape and portrait oriented. Because of the way power point is now setup I have to crop and resize photos to get them to fit into a created image (such as a photo frame created in Corel.

                                11 votes
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                                • Non presenter view scroll problem

                                  Since presenter view only shows the next slide, we use the old non presenter view with the slide deck on the left. This allows you to see several upcoming slides. The problem is sometimes the slide deck stops scrolling during the presentation. In older versions this worked great.

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                                  • Format All button

                                    A "format all" option that makes charts/tables/graphics in a PowerPoint the same dimensions

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                                    • video and slidie time left in presenter view

                                      Have a time left counter in the presenter view for playing video's or if you have set a slide duration.
                                      Having it in presenter view lets the technician know when to open the mic and turn on the stage lights.

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                                        • Replace master with...

                                          Would be cool if when replacing multiple masters that I could select a master to replace it with while in Masters view...this wouldn't be the same as using "Layout" when working on the surface of the slides. Using Layout only affects the slides using the master. What I want to do is replace the master all-together and any instances that are using it, with my updated version, without having to go out to the surface select all of the slides, find the right one under Layout, and then go back into the masters and delete the old master. Gets pretty…

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