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Getting Windows 8 to display different pictures on each display desktop

Until today, my computer has always run a slideshow on my dual screen desktop. Each screen would display a different picture, and would change alternately. In other words, if the picture was set to ...
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Make all 5 multilevel bullets & the customized text that accompanies them visible when users create new slides

I updated a PPT slide master so that the format called "Title and Content" includes 5 bulleted lines of customized text. When users insert a new slide, the default is for the 1st bullet and that ...
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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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PDF slideshow with notes

I have two .pdf files and they have exactly the same number of pages. I would like to show one file on the projector and another as notes for myself only on my laptop screen when presenting. The ...
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Dual Monitor Slideshows

So I have dual monitors and I'd like to run a slideshow on one window while the other stays active so I can still do stuff on it. I know that you can move the slideshow across the monitors with ...
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What does the IE “Display intranet sites in compatibility mode” option do? Why is it a default in IE?

What does the "Display intranet sites in compatibility mode" option in IE mean exactly? Why would it be the default? I design and develop with Mac vs PC so I am not particularly savvy when it comes ...
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FFMPEG slideshow from images - only one frame shown

I am a beginner with ffmpeg. I want to convert several images to a slideshow and came up with this command: ffmpeg -y -r 1/5 -i *.jpg -r 25 output.mp4 Pretty straight forward. However, the video ...
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enter key not working well to advance slides

I'm putting together a slide show in powerpoint 2010 (which has polleverywhere polls in it) and the enter key will not advance slides consistently. The mouse click works well - but, of course, the ...
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On startup: play ppt slideshow on secondary screen in fullscreen

I intend to have a slideshow running on my secondary screen upon startup (once the user is logged in). Preferably a slideshow displaying a PowerpointPresentation, but a slideshow with PDF might do as ...
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Creating sub slides in presentation file?

I have to describe my idea with a presentation file (pptx). My presentation cannot exceed 20 slides, but I want to add some extra slides with some details and show them to listeners only if they need ...
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PowerPoint advance to any slide

On Microsoft PowerPoint, is it possible to change slides automatically, not to the next slide but to one completely new for example slide 2 to slide 7 without clicking anything at all? Please ...
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Excluding a slide from the slide count in PowerPoint 2007

In a PowerPoint presentation, I use numbered slides. As a good practice, I repeat the index (TOC) between chapters, in order to enable the audience to keep up with the structure of my speech. ...
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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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Utility to automatically convert markdown content to HTML on-the-fly within an HTML page? [closed]

Is there a utility that will automatically convert my Markdown content to HTML on-the-fly within an HTML page? So that I could easily embed markdown content within an HTML page like so? ...
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Rip Audio from DVD and add to a slideshow for YouTube [closed]

My sister seems to time her phone calls with some requests for technical support. The below is what she just asked: I have an 18 min DVD of a choir concert - what I want to do is to extract ...
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Windows 8 wallpaper slideshow simply does not work - Fresh Install

this has been driving me crazy for the past few days, I have a fresh and clean install of Windows 8 Pro 64Bit (Activated - Not upgrade). I have about 50 JPEG wallpapers that I want to set as a ...
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How to create a custom drawing in Powerpoint which animates as if it is drawn

I need to have a pre-created drawing in my slide. On animating, it should be drawn live on the screen. The drawing is not a straight line. It will be a custom drawing, say an apple. Is there any way ...
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Applescript to play multiple iphoto slideshows

I would like to present an iphoto slideshow that repeats/loops until I decide to advance it to the next slideshow that then repeats until I then advance it to the next group of slides and so on. ...
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generating video slideshow with avconv but maintaining image ratio

This may have already been answered.. but I'm struggling to search for it! I have a set of images, of varying dimensions that I've created a 'fade affect' with, using imagemagicks convert command. ...
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Solutions to create HTML based slide shows

What solutions are available to create HTML-based slides? A while ago I saw a demo of an fantasy solution that transition between slides was like some image on the table a camera zoom out and zoom in ...
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How can I have the PowerPoint Slide Sorter on my laptop's screen, and the full-screen slide on the projector?

I'll be doing a rather non-linear presentation (more of a Q&A) where I'll need to pull up arbitrary slides from a long presentation. The fastest way I can jump from one slide to another is to use ...
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Is there a way to view a slideshow with OpenOffice Impress with a video embedded beneath the slide content?

I have a video clip I want to add slideshow content in order to gussy it up before producing it, but when I add the clip to OpenOffice.org's Impress software, the video always plays on top of all the ...
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Windows 8: Different Themes or Different Wallpaper Slideshows for Multiple Monitors

I know I can assign different wallpaper for each monitor that is connected to my computer in Windows 8(by right clicking and selecting "set for monitor 1,2,etc"), but I don't know how to assign ...
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Auto-updating slideshow software for lobby TV [closed]

I'm looking for a slideshow program that will scan a folder for new images, and update the current images. I'm running picasa on a laptop that is connected to 3 TVs in our lobby. It just flashes 3 ...
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Can a slide be copied into PowerPoint 2010 without copying across it's corresponding slide layout too?

I've got a problem here - I'm trying to copy existing slides from a PowerPoint 2003 presentation into a new PowerPoint 2010 presentation. It copies across fine, but it also dumps the slide layout from ...
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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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Google Reader Play Alternatives with Slideshow

Are there any other RSS Readers featuring a Slideshow through the articles than Google Reader Play? Can be Desktop App, Browser Plugin, iOS App, etc. I'd rather prefer a non-webapp as I'd like to ...
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PowerPoint 2010 not showing slides full screen

Recently I was showing a presentation in PP 2010 when I noticed that the slides were no longer showing full screen (either on my laptop or on the projector), but had wide black margins each side. It ...
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Remotely Controlling Picture Slideshows From One Central Location to Thirty Remote Locations

I work for a company that has 30 convenience store locations and we're looking to have display screens in all the stores that play the same content. We want to be able to remotely control the content ...
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Best and affordable way for great slideshows on a HDTV [closed]

The need - to allow my non-technical family members to access our media library (our pictures and movie clips). My setup is: Upstairs desktop Windows Vista machine with 1TB of media files on it, ...
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Create movies from images and sound files scripting transitions using Linux console?

I need a Linux command-line program that can: Accept some kind of scripting language capable of transitions (fade, scale...) Generate movie files like AVI, MKV etc from images like JPG, PNG, and ...
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Convert .ppt to Word - with proper headings, font-sizes and page-sizes

How do I convert .ppt to .docx [or .odt, or something!] in such a way page sizes are scaled down and text is in "normal" font-sizes?
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Rehearse slideshow and record audio and speaker with webcam

Using my MacBook Pro unibody 2008 and OS X Lion, I am rehearsing a slideshow with PowerPoint for Mac 2011. In some video tutorials I have seen how people record their voice, their face (using the ...
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is there a way to have a remote slideshow on Windows?

I have a PDF slideshow (not PowerPoint), and I want to present the slideshow to someone remotely. I can use Skype for the voice, but I want to also be able to have the slides he sees synchronized with ...
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Program for making blu-ray slideshow movies of photos (simple, cheap or free)?

Can you recommend a program for making blu-ray slideshow movies of photos (free or cheap)? for burning photo slideshow movies to blu-ray for watching on any standard settop consumer blu-ray player. ...
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Last slide in PowerPoint 2003 slideshow is always black

The last slide in my slideshow comes up as a black screen. I've tried all of the recommendations in PowerPoint Help but it makes no difference which slide I put in the last position; it always comes ...
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Slideshow software for three screen setup

I'd like to create a 10 minute slideshow for a party. At the party location, there are three side-by-side screens available and I'd like to take advantage of them. For example, I'd like a to show ...
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Pixelated PDF in Apple Preview slideshow mode, but not in regular window

I have a PDF which is a presentation exported from OpenOffice. Two of the slides in this presentation have embedded .eps graphs. When I run the presentation using Preview's slideshow mode, the ...
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Program to make photo slideshow

I have been looking for a program for creating photo slideshows. I found this video on YouTube which shows the exact kind of slideshow I want to create: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQsk8RwmGnI ...
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How can I show only selected slides in a PPT slide show?

I have a large deck of over 150 slides containing several sections, each one with its "customs show list" of 5-10 slides. When showing all sections to a customer, he shows me which specific points he ...
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Is there a gadget or other way to display the wallpaper file name in Windows 7?

I have my wallpaper set to SlideShow from my Pictures folder. Sometimes, I'd like to know which picture I'm looking at. Is there a gadget or other way to display the wallpaper file name in Windows ...
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How to extract all images from a PowerPoint presentation?

I have a PowerPoint presentation that is basically a slideshow. How can I extract all the images into a folder? I've seen articles that direct you to save the presentation as HTML, but this file ...
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OpenOffice/LibreOffice Impress messing up master slides when saving in native (ODP) format

I want to have several master slides in my presentation so I created them in View ► Master ► Slide Master. The background images of my master slides are different (I added the images to each master ...
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Dynamic/interactive slideshows in Ubuntu

I'm trying to display a full-screen slideshow, but some of the slides will have internet-enabled/interactive content (news, weather, twitter trends). Is there any software package or combination ...
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animation in presentation

I am looking for animation tools to make my presentation, the goal is to create something like this: A Youtube video of an animated clip Well, the animation in powerepoint reach its limit when i am ...
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OSX: Text to Slides

I'm looking for a Mac OSX app that simply takes a text file I've written and converts it to pretty presentation slides, preferably as a PDF. A simple markup language in the style of Markdown would be ...
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h264 Slideshow Maker

I've been using Windows Movie Maker to make slideshows with musical backdrops. The two problems are (A) the maximum output resolution is 640x480 and (B) it only exports in the WMV encoding. I would ...
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Generate PowerPoint based on template with data from csv file?

I'd like to create a simple slideshow, each slide has an image, plays an audio file, and has a title. I have the data in a csv file that looks like this: Hello,aud001.mp3,img001.jpg Any suggestions ...
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What software besides PowerPoint can put all the pictures together into one movie and play them as one motion picture?

I have a lot of jpg files that are all just like film frames of one motion film, so I want to connect them together into one movie - is there any software besides PowerPoint that can make it? If you ...
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MS Power Point 2003: How to play all the slides quickly one after another - just like in a movie?

I have a lot of slides in my PowerPoint application and they all are just like film frames of one motion film, so I want to play back them all very quickly - is it possible in Power Point?