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Screen Share on PC to Android

I have multiple laptops, and 1 Android device (MiniX) that is being used in a boardroom to display the web and other things on a TV screen. I was request to see if we can display a LAPTOP onto the ...
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How can I embed a 3D image in a presentation?

I would like to embed a 3D object in a slide presentation, so that I can rotate it during a presentation. I have a .obj file. Is this possible? I generally use PowerPoint, but am open to using ...
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Corrupt PowerPoint File [duplicate]

My wife created a very extensive PowerPoint presentation. She presented it, and then decided to bring it home to save (it was very good). Sadly, she MOVED it to a key drive instead of copy. This means ...
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Powerpoint loop single slide until click

I have a slide with some animation. I want at the end of the slide for the animation to repeat continuously until I mouse click or press ESC. Is there any way to do this? (Even programming with VBA ...
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Show PDF presentation with Wireless Notebook Presenter 8000

I have a Wireless Notebook Presenter Mouse 8000 which I want to use as a presentation tool with my slides in a PDF file, but Acrobat Reader XI doesn't seem to recognize the presenter mode on the ...
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How do I allow mentors to remotely show powerpoint presentations without giving them direct access?

I have several mentors that go to clients and teach them skills. They use a bunch of powerpoint presentations that they show to the clients and then leave. The problem is, we've recently acquired ...
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Change the display size of Google presentation on Google sites?

I know how to change the size of Google presentation inside the Google presentation editing page, i.e. by editing its Page setup. But how to change its size (display size) on Google sites? When I try ...
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How to Quickly Draw Temporary Squiggles, Lines and Arrows on Desktop

During remote training sessions, instructors often draw red squiggly lines or circles on their desktop to emphasize key ideas. This helps offsite viewers better understand what an instructor is ...
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Big device for drawing and writting on it? [closed]

I'm searching for some big device (22 inch) on which can draw, write and load some presentation file. Want to replace pan and paper with some modern device. Let's say that want to make instruction of ...
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How can I use Keynote to present a PDF file?

I want to use Apple Keynote on Mac OS X to present a PDF document (which was made using Adobe InDesign). Especially the next-page-view is handy. As Keynote can only import single PDF pages, how can I ...
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Can't export Keynote presentation as Quicktime (Bug)

There is probably no easy fix for this but I just want to check. When I try to export a presention from Keynote 6.1 the program crashes after it has processed like 20% of the export. This is the first ...
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How to make Sun, Earth, Moon (Solar System) like animation in powerpoint 2010?

I am working on a presentation, in which i have to make animation to represent Solar System (Sun spin on own axis, earth also spin on own axis and also towards Sun, and moon spin towards earth.) It ...
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Include files in Markdown document with Pandoc (except Haskell)

I use Pandoc to create Reveal.js presentations from Markdown documents, having switched to it from Google Slides. From the beginning I decided that presentations for different events and lectures are ...
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Power Point 2007 won't automatically advance to linked presentation

I'm using PPt 2007. I've successfully linked 3 PPt presentations; however, I can't advance from the last slide in, for example, presentation #1 unless I click. I would like PPt to simply advance ...
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PowerPoint 2013 only presenter view

i try to show only the presenter view (with speaker notes) and to hide the presentation view. I have read, that this would work (with only one monitor) by pressing ALT+F5, but if i have more than one ...
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Convert pdf presentation to video?

I have a weird task to convert a pdf presentation to video: that is in video slides have to change every 5 seconds or so. I'm on linux (kubuntu). It can be done with capturing the screen. Are there ...
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How to run localhost or local website within Powerpoint?

I have a demo coming up and I kind of want to show off different Javascript applications within the presentation. I was wondering if there was a way to run localhost, or web applications locally, ...
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Layering in Visio and Presentation Problems?

I am trying to make a flow chart in Visio, and I have multiple layers. Some broad and then they break down to more detailed layers. Is there a way to zoom out and only see the broad layers but as I ...
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How to convert a power point pdf to a pdf that is easy to read on kindle?

I have several power point presentations as pdfs. I would like to read them on the original kindle in landscape format. When I read the original on the kindle then a single slide won't fit on the ...
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Power Point Presentations: filesize and background music

I've got a little problem with my powerpoint presentations (actually there are 2 problems). Basically my presentations feature quite a few images combined with some text and animations. So they ...
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using Jekyll to generate HTML-based slideshow presentations from Markdown source?

I want to create slick HTML-based slideshows to use for giving presentations. I've found a couple that I like, such as scrolldeck.js. Basically it's a static site within a folder, i.e. a single ...
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Converting showoff presentation to LaTeX

Is there a way to convert a ShowOff presentation to LaTeX? Apparently, ShowOff uses Maruku as a renderer, and Maruku supports LaTeX, so it should be possible, but I'm wondering how to do it.
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Add text to PowerPoint slide during a presentation

I'd like to add text to selected slides during my presentation. The text is based on audience feedback and is "throw-away", intended just to help with discussion and learning at the moment. The text ...
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How can I animate a PowerPoint diagram? [duplicate]

I'm trying to animate a sequence diagram within a PowerPoint presentation. The idea is to animate the flow of data between the various actors of the sequence to explain how a software integrates with ...
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How to create optimized GIF animation for a presentation?

I need to include in my PowerPoint presentation an animation which has about 1000 frames. I know there is a possibility to optimize a GIF animation in such a way that each next frame contains only ...
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Can I create a 3D presentation to use with 3D glasses?

I have a presentation to give in 2 months, and I want to WOW my viewers. (limited group of 6) We have a 3D enabled 55" TV that I will use, and I wanted to know if there is any way I can create a real ...
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How to write on screen and zoom in during presentation

A year or two ago, I took a Matlab training class and the presenter had some kind of tool that let him zoom in on a portion of his desktop so that we could read his code, as well as draw on his ...
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LibreOffice Impress to S5

Is it possible to convert LibreOffice Impress presentation to S5 (Simple Standards-Based Slide Show System)? Is there a pluging for LibreOffice or a command-line tool? Currently LibreOffice can ...
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Multi-Monitor video playback with controls one screen and video on another

I am looking for a free piece of software that will allow me to play a video/DVD on two monitors. I don't want to span the video. Ideally I would like to have the full-screen video play on my second ...
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Remap keyboard input in OpenOffice to perform things like “Quit”

I'm using a Logitech R400 2.4 GHz Wireless Presenter, seen by the OS as a standard USB keyboard that has 4 buttons (page up, page down, f5, and 'v') and I need to remap specific keys to certain ...
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Where can I find a basic image editing for adding arrows, text and layers [closed]

Before posting images and/or code to my blog, I often want to do add some context by drawing a little text, an arrow or rectangle here or there, highlight some part of the image. I'm looking for ...
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Automatically move to a specific slide in Powerpoint?

After showing some animation introduction on slide number 2, I want Powerpoint to automatically move to slide number 6. Is there any way to for me to tell Powerpoint to automatically move to a ...
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Inserted videos not playing on Powerpoint

I have MacBook Pro, late 2011, running Mountain Lion 10.8.2. I upgraded to Microsoft Office 2011, and use Powerpoint a lot for presentations. The updated version I'm using is: 14.2.3 The problem ...
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Hyperlink in PowerPoint 2007

Suppose, on the left hand side, I have about 10 symbols and on the right hand side, there is some text for details of the said symbol. After clicking a particular symbol, the corresponding text should ...
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How do I make a PPT file as small as possible?

Currently I am agonizing over several large presentation files, which I happened to reprint to PDFs... One thing I wondered: Do PPT's (from Microsoft Powerpoint) always to have to be that big? And ...
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How can I view a live presentation on multiple devices during a large training session?

I'm trying to come up with some presentation solutions for an upcoming large training session. The presenter wants to setup a local WiFi network and share his presentation to anyone who would like ...
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Slideshow with automatic update

A slideshow that displays lists, taken from a spreadsheet, is to be run the whole day, looping continuously. Whenever the data in that spreadsheet changes, the slideshow should pick these changes up ...
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Markdown presentation builder producing PDF

I'm looking for a OSX/Unix presentation software with which I can: write my slides in Mardown export the presentation in a PDF file have code highlighting showoff does all this but does not seem ...
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Tools for presentation [closed]

I'd like to know a good tool for job presentation (an internship), actually PowerPoint is not good, so I want to change....I know prezi, is it good? Any other suggestions, thanks a lot!!
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Presenter View for Slidy?

Is there a way I can get Slidy to show me speaker notes? I want to connect my MacBook Pro to a projector, then give a presentation in which I can see each slide as the audience sees it, in addition ...
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Converting Markdown to PowerPoint presentations

I really like to use Markdown markup for quickly drafting my presentations with a text editor. When the presentation is in a good shape, I have to finalize it as a PowerPoint file. Currently I ...
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Any way or application to make text appear and stay on top of all windows open in Windows?

I want to make it so that there is the text "Display 1" at the top right corner of the secondary display on my computer regardless of the number of applications I have open. No matter how I move the ...
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Mac software for live concerts\events

I have a Mac, a projector and a lot of sound equipment. I need at the time – according to the scenario – run different sounds, videos and pictures, also maybe live video from a camera, but I can not ...
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.ppt file created on a Mac using PowerPoint 12 can't be opened in OpenOffice or NeoOffice

Is it possible to save a file in Microsoft PowerPoint 12 in a format that can be opened by OpenOffice or NeoOffice? I get the error message "Input/output error" when I try to open the file with ...
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How can I change the bullet point indentation/nesting level in Microsoft PowerPoint?

I am doing a presentation and I need to customise my bullet points so they are indented in the following manner: heading 1 ....heading 2 ....heading 3 .........heading 4 heading 6 ....heading 7 ...
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How to print a presentation (ppt) file in the most economic way?

I have a presentation with several images and a dark background. So it should be very expensive printing it. Is there a way to printing in a "toner saving mode", ie, just black/gray color font over ...
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Different display on laptop's screen and projector screen?

I saw a lecturer using PowerPoint to present his lecture, however, I notice that although the projector only show the PowerPoint's slides, his laptop screen show different things. How can I do that?
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Alternative ways to create good looking documents (as Prezi does for presentations)?

Recently I found Prezi to be a great tool for making presentations, not only for it's easy of use and fancy results, but because the way concepts and ideas can be organized and expressed. I was ...
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Looking for software to mix up photo slideshows with up to two tracks of audio/include text, etc

I've been messing around with Picasa and PowerPoint to create brief, 1-4 minute slideshows with text slides, images, and a music background. I'd like to take that one small step forward and have two ...
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How do I do a PowerPoint presentation without PowerPoint available?

I often use PowerPoint for presentations. Confronted with such disadvantage: PowerPoint is not installed on each computer. Advise me an alternative solution, as you can get without having to install ...