Where to ask for help?

Sometimes, you may encounter problems when using Microsoft Office PowerPoint or other Microsoft related products. Where can you ask for help?

Microsoft has discussion groups that you can post your enquiries:
http://www.microsoft.com/communities/newsgroups/en-us/default.aspx

You can also use newsreader program such as Microsoft Outlook Express to access the PowerPoint newsgroup. Check out this wonderful PPT FAQ by PowerPoint MVP, Steve Rindsberg:
http://www.rdpslides.com/pptfaq/FAQ00024.htm

You can also post in PowerPoint Yahoo! Group. Lesser activities here, but also contains useful posts which you can take a look at:
http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/powerpoint/

Powerful Presentation Techniques Resource Guide

Paul Gibler, author of the blog PPT – Powerful Presentation Techniques (http://www.connectingdots.typepad.com/ppt/), has created a resource guide which includes a list of links to information and resources on PowerPoint, Presentation Skills and related topics. Paul would like to share this resource guide with us. Thanks Paul!

You can check out the resource guide here: http://connectingdots.typepad.com/ppt/2006/10/powerpoint_pres.html

Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 top 10 benefits

Microsoft Office 2007 has been released to manufacturing on 6th Nov 2006 and the general availability will be around early 2007. For more information, you can check out these links:
http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2006/nov06/11-062007OfficeRTMPR.mspx
http://blogs.msdn.com/jensenh/archive/2006/11/06/office-2007-released-to-manufacturing.aspx

Also, take a look at the top 10 benefits of PowerPoint 2007 here:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/powerpoint/HA101650281033.aspx

What’s new in PowerPoint 2007?
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/powerpoint/HA100742261033.aspx?pid=CH101030561033