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A presentation program is a software package used to display information in the form of a slide show. It has three major functions: an editor that allows text to be inserted and formatted, a method for inserting and manipulating graphic images, and a slide-show system to display the content. Presentation program is supposed to help both the speaker with an easier access to his ideas and the participants with visual information which complements the talk.

Hi Experts

Could you point the better tools to produce Youtube films?

My need is mainly to show a set of desktop systems running (step-by-step) to teach people to use them.
Maybe some powerpoint slides needs to be presented too. I guess something that resembles Udemy lessons.

Thanks in advance.
We are looking for software to be able to do things people who post or stream videos do such as:
* record desktop, add annotations, notes, highlight parts of the screen, use webcam, insert pictures, videos, music, sounds, export is as watchable video, add animations,
* edit large video files we take with our dental camera, remove sound, improve lighting, add sounds/music, export videos, convert videos
* create how-to guides using the above
* any features which we might find useful or good/necessary that we are not aware of yet

We found Snagit and Hitfilm Express as being very good, but we wonder if there is anything better with more features.
We do not mind paying for software. We have Windows devices. The person using it is computer literate but didn't do any picture or video editing before so it can't be toooo difficult but we understand that she will have to learn how to use it.

thanks in advance
On my powerpoint slides
I have the background set.

But the textboxes are all different heights and with different formatting

I would like to click on a textbox
Copy its format
And go to a slide and paste that formatting only

Height, position vertical position fill etc...
I am looking for a decent wireless microphone system with at least 2 channels for small presentations of less than 60 participants.

Ideally, this is what I am looking for...

- 1 wireless lavalier microphone for the presenter. Ideally one without a bulky transmitter.
- 1 handheld wireless microphone for audience participation.
- A channel mixer with a line out to record audio on computer.

The device needs to cost under $300.00

I have searched Amazon and I can't find any units that have a good rating and offer a handheld wireless mic with a lavalier style presenter mic.

Any ideas?

Thank you. :)
Very little experience with MS PowerPoint.  I need a fancy presentation to wow the bosses.  Need some graphics for my slide:  some illustration of a computer system, and illustration of software package.

I manage about 24 computer systems environments and need to know which computer systems any of have the (3) expensive software packages installed.  Example: ( and Yes Computers are named after Ski Resorts )

System                        Package A            Package B            Package C

Bear Valley
Jackson Hole

i'm from germany and try to explain my exchange problem.

First i will tell you some about my environment.
2x DC running on W2K16
2x Exchange 2016 running on W2K16 in a DAG

I want use our Proxmox Mailgateway as smarthost.
When I enter the IP of the smarthost, everything is fine.
But i want use the FQDN because this name will be used soon in about 20 exchange servers.
There will be an error in exchange queue:
26.02.2018 15:01:27 - Server at mailrelay.mydomain.int returned '451 4.4.0 DNS query failed. The error was: SMTPSEND.DNS.NonExistentDomain; nonexistent domain mailrelay.mydomain.int -> DnsDomainDoesNotExist: InfoDomainNonexistent'

In cmd console on exchange and dc i can use nslookup and the result is ok.

Why can't the exchange resolve the FQDN when i use them as sent connector?
Where can I look for errors execpt the event log?

I hope you can help me :-)

Best Regards,
I need a small footprint PowerPoint countdown I can drag into my presentations weekly.

It will be at the start ... should be 5 minutes long with the ability to swap out the background.

I don;t know if there is a widget of some kind I can use?

I am using Office365
There is a user manual for a camera located at https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=2&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0ahUKEwjp46SOhO3VAhVj7IMKHcLABFoQFggrMAE&url=http%3A%2F%2Fsupport.casio.com%2Fmanualfile.php%3Frgn%3D2%26cid%3D001007048&usg=AFQjCNFevvPVWHgCmeFsJ3Ob58WE9GR6ZA

It is 200 pages. What app would I use to print it out 4 pages per sheet and print both sides to minimize paper use?
( I know there must be a more elegant way to reference a website than to do as I did above but I don't know what that method might be.) I do have Office and Photoshop and CorelDraw.
I bought this one about a year ago, opened it uf a fews days ago, and learned it had a hardware failure...


I need something like it, from a different manufacturer, that connects through USB or BT.

I need it to have at least:

1) a laser pointer
2) Up / Down arrows

And it must function well on a Mac.


Hi Experts,
Could you pls advise, Is there a way to create animated flow chart. Basically trying create flowchart with animation on button click.

I know Microsoft PowerPoint and prezi has some capabilities but trying to get some advise if there is a better way to do it. :)

License product is also fine. we can look those options as well. :)

Thanks in advance

Is it possible to share a Goole slide deck with someone and force it full screen?

I don't want the viewer to see the thumbs slides on the side and I need to make sure it is viewed in presentation mode, otherwise the deck will not make sense as i have several images and text that need to animate over each other. If you it view it without 'Presenation' mode, the graphics and text and all mumbled on top of each other.

Thanks in advance for your help.
I am trying to overlay a video of me discussing slides in one of the corners of the video.

like professor messer teaching comptia a+top -right of video
I'm looking for some ways to liven up a crappy bulletted PowerPoint presentation.
It's a "mandatory" course and it's just lecture. but there's gotta be something things that can liven it up.

I am looking for a recommendation for free software that will allow me to capture video/audio of my desktop, an active window, or a specified area.  I need it to be able to create small file sizes as well.  I have been working with CamStudio, and am just fed up trying to get it to work.  I would like to have something really easy to use so I can push it out to users and ask them to document common issues, do demos, and short training.  If I have to I can buy it, but it seems like there would be some freeware out there.  Any advice will be appreciated.  Needs to be Win 10 compatible and show the mouse.  Thank you!
I want to have a bottom-of-slide banner on every slide except the title slide.
But when I go into the slide master view, my banner is not removable from the title slide layout.  It can only be removed from the slide master. How can I keep the banner on every slide except the Title slide?
I am looking for a software solution that would allow us to use a TV connected to a computer, to present a slideshow of sorts for company events, visitors in the office, employee birthdays, meeting dates..etc.

I would like to be able to update the "slides" quickly each day.

I think PowerPoint will take too much time to create a new presentation for each day.  

Any suggestions would be appreciated.
I am using powerppoint 2016 , say I want display all of the hidden slides just for a moment and then hide all of them again , is there a way to "show all hidden slides " or something like that?

thanks !!!
Is there  a Overhead Projector that has the ability to adjust the screen size without moving the projector.   I understand it is the len that controls this but cannot find a projector with this adjustable len capabilities.

We have a projector mounted in at the ceiling 18' from wall,   it is used at this point for full size screen 7'X12' image for  a simulator software program.

We need to use this same room for  Meeting/conference/presentations also  the projector needs to adjust the projection screen size to approx.   5'x5'  image.
I've created a PowerPoint presentation for a kiosk but my issue is every time we launch it the mouse pointer is visible how can we make it when we create the presentation in PowerPoint we can automatically hide the mouse when it's launched is there an option in Powerpoint for this?
I want to be able to paste text and change the formatting of certain lines in an existing text box, named "author", on my powerpoint file.  I have a bank of authors that the user chooses from (1-10).  I have a Select Case setup to automatically assign values to variables I'm using to populate the text box with:

Case Else
  strEngName = "<author's name>"  'line 1
  strEngTitle = "<author's title>"  'line 2
  strPhone = "Office: <author's phone>"  'line 3
  strEmail = "Email: <author's email>"  'line 4

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The first two lines are Black and Bold Italic, the next two lines are Gray and Italic.

The text box is existing and I'm just replacing placeholder text.
On Powerpoint 2010, how to edit header part on the page?
I am looking for a good, free screen capture software so that i can capture areas on my computer and be able to edit and add text to create instructions for users. i used to use ScreenSteps but that no longer works.

thank you

We are preparing a powerpoint presentation and are including a series of small clips.  We are trying to sync the timing of the running clips and text description as to to have these display displayed in specific time within the clip.  Can this be done? Hoe?

Thank you very much!
One of my colleagues will be giving a live presentation via web browser using an old tool.  Several functions are not working well include the record feature.  I need to record this to make it available to other clients/partners.  If i attend the webinar is there a software package (preferably free) that i can use to record both the audio and video?
I want to do trainings related to policies procedures of our company to our partners,

i wanted to find a software or a way to demostrate my presentations in video format that is more interesting

an example of similar videos that i want to create is https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rbyH0GbwAMc  and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RBLoRlGpdho

is there a software or any tool that can help me build these sort of video toturials?

Presentation Software





A presentation program is a software package used to display information in the form of a slide show. It has three major functions: an editor that allows text to be inserted and formatted, a method for inserting and manipulating graphic images, and a slide-show system to display the content. Presentation program is supposed to help both the speaker with an easier access to his ideas and the participants with visual information which complements the talk.

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