Creating Photo Albums, Sections, Transitions, and Animations in PowerPoint 2016

Users who have some familiarity with Microsoft PowerPoint and want to extend their knowledge of new and more sophisticated features in Microsoft PowerPoint 2016.


Expected Duration
41 minutes

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 enables users to create and organize attractive photo albums, navigate a presentation easily using sections, and add a range of motion effects to slides. In this course, you’ll learn how to add photos and captions to an album and customize their order and appearance; work with, rename, and remove sections in a presentation; and add and modify both animations and transitions in PowerPoint 2016. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 for intermediate-level users.


Creating a Photo Album

  • start the course
  • create, organize, and format a photo album in PowerPoint 2016
  • apply a picture layout, frame shape, and theme to a photo album in PowerPoint 2016

Working with Presentation Sections

  • create and rename sections in a PowerPoint 2016 presentation
  • expand, collapse, and remove sections in a presentation in PowerPoint 2016

Applying Animations and Transitions

  • add built-in animations of different types to a slide and customize the animations in PowerPoint 2016
  • add and customize built-in animations in PowerPoint 2016
  • modify animations and apply text effects to animations in PowerPoint 2016
  • configure an animation using the Animation pane and set animation triggers in PowerPoint 2016
  • add and modify transitions in PowerPoint 2016

Practice: Albums, Sections, and Motion

  • create, format, and modify a photo album, and add an animation and a transition to a presentation in PowerPoint 2016





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