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How to move Desktop from one display to another display in Mac OSX El Capitan

I don't know about El Capitan, but on current macOS, Ventura, it is possible to move desktops between displays: Open mission control (eg: 3-finger swipe up, or on the F3 key). The "spaces bar&...
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How to open Mac Keynote presentations on Ubuntu?

Create an iCloud account (https://www.icloud.com). Its free. Upload the keynote presentation. Once uploaded, you can click on the file and "download a copy" the file as either a PDF, PPT. or a key ...
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How can I edit a presentation while in presentation mode?

For Windows: PowerPoint has had this capability for quite some time. The key is to NOT duplicate your computer screen with the presenting screen (TV, projector, other screen, etc. I'll use "projector"...
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LaTeX vs Powerpoint for presentations

I'm using LaTeX-beamer-PDF because of its comprehensive and partly unique features: Math: With LaTeX the best mathematical layout is available Sketches: With the tikz package any technical sketch or ...
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How can I edit a presentation while in presentation mode?

For Mac using PowerPoint 16: Open the presentation you want to show. On the Mac menu bar go to window and click New Window. This will pop out a duplicate PowerPoint presentation. Drag one of them ...
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How to run PowerPoint off OneDrive in browser in loop?

Thought I might share my finding, as I tried to achieve something similar: According to Microsoft, "the feature is not available in PowerPoint web app to play slideshow in loop."
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How to run PowerPoint off OneDrive in browser in loop?

Running PowerPoint on a TV is problematic. If the TV is running Android and can install applications, you may use the Microsoft PowerPoint app. If the TV browser supports HTML5, there are various ...
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Change all text fonts in Libreoffice Impress presentation?

Press F11 or ⌘ Command on macOS (style dialog) select any text styles dialog highlights the style you are using In styles dialog click the bucket (Fill Format mode icon) Use right mouse button on the ...
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Where have the corner handles gone in keynote?

I've finally found the correct answer after trying all the suggested above. Create new text box. Right click on the text box. (or control click) Choose make editable. This will give it red adjustment ...
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Automatically move to a specific slide in Powerpoint?

The current Office 365 releases of PowerPoint offer another option - Slide Zooms. On the Insert tab, click Zoom > select zoom type The Zoom feature creates hyperlinked thumbnails of selected slides ...
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Which Windows Service is required for PowerPoint Online Presentation? [Office Presentation Service]

The broadcast service has had its troubles. A few people mentioned that the trick mentioned here worked for them: https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/office/forum/office_2010-powerpoint/error-...
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How is a 16:9 aspect ratio Powerpoint presentation displayed on a 4:3 monitor using screen share in Zoom?

Zoom will size the content to fit the window. It always defaults to fit to application window as this is the simplest method that will work on all screens. It does not attempt to "intelligently&...
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PowerPoint template is unchangeable

They are static parts of added to the Slide Master layout. If you go to View and choose the Slide Master under the Master Views group, you can edit those elements (and then switch back to regular view ...
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How can a Barco ClickShare device share different content to two different monitors?

did you get an answer to your question? We have the same problem, we found it very annoying as so many promotional images suggested exactly this scenario. Anyway, since a few days Barco has released ...
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Windows 10 -- Casting only part of screen

You can use Windows 10 Snap to edge to divide the screen https://www.laptopmag.com/articles/snap-windows-10 Or, You can use the apps in Windowed mode (not full screen) and drag the different edges ...
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How to identify from PowerShell if an PowerPoint or LibreOffice presentation is running?

How can I identify if the computer is currently giving a presentation to prevent that or delay it until the presentation is over? I'm not sure how you'd do it in PowerShell but from any COM or ...
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Free hand draw on LaTeX Presentations Fullscreen

Other great options to draw on the screen (not restricted to PDFs in fullscreen), are Epic Pen (for Windows) or Gromit-MPX (for GNU/Linux). The pro version of Epic Pen enables features such as drawing ...
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Free hand draw on LaTeX Presentations Fullscreen

Try Okular (https://okular.kde.org/) or Notability (http://gingerlabs.com/)
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Loop a selected part of a Powerpoint presentation

Instead of making it all one big show, put the loop slides into another presentation, then add a link to it from the main presentation. It needn't be visible ... a 99% transparent rectangle with an ...
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How can I edit a presentation while in presentation mode?

Windows 7 x64 using PowerPoint 2016 When using two screens make sure to uncheck "Use Presenter View" and start your slideshow On Screen 1 you will be able to edit text on the fly and even add slides....
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What is the default path for local Prezi files?

The default location that local prezis will be saved is: C:\Users\<username>\Documents\Prezi\Content\<uniqueID> UniqueID will be something like On OSX they will be saved under" /Users/&...
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Make LibreOffice presentation open website (hyperlink) when clicking on image?

I found the following works (at least, it does in Ubuntu):- Insert your image: the corners and mid-side markers will be in green to show that it is selected. Click within the image, causing the ...
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Delete specific named TextBox in Powerpoint using VBA

Assuming you mean an ActiveX textbox like so: You could use the following VBA code to loop through every sheet and delete the text box. Sub DeleteTextBox() On Error Resume Next Dim PPSlide ...
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How do I do a PowerPoint presentation without PowerPoint available?

Here are your options: If you need the exact fidelity (animations & graphics) of your PPT but without the ability for the recipient to edit it, go for File > Export > Video (4k) If you don'...
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How do I open an apple keynote file in windows?

Creating an apple account is free and Key note is also free to use with that on ICloud. So we just needed to go to https://www.icloud.com create a user, log in with that and we have the abilities ...
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How can I smoothly switch between a presentation and another data source?

A smoother and native solution on Windows is by creating a new desktop by using the task view shortcut. Then open Powerpoint in fullscreen in a desktop, and have your browser open in another. If you ...
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Show the key presses of shortcuts on Linux

screenkey is "a screencast tool to display your keys". It allows a fair amount of customization and has worked really well for me personally. It does not have the same issue as key-mon when it comes ...
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Convert .png images into a .ppt presentation on Linux?

You can create a Markdown file with all the slides, and then use Pandoc to convert it to a PowerPoint file. Here's example Markdown: ![](image1.png) --- ![](image2.png) --- ![](image3.png) And ...
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