Reset kiosk mode on inactivity

In the earlier PowerPoint versions, when you set your presentation to run in kiosk mode (Slide show > Set up Show > Kiosk mode), your slide show will automatically reset and goes back to the first slide after a period of inactivity (approx. 5 mins). This feature however, vanishes in the later versions. If you need a kiosk mode reset, you will have to do it manually. But how? Since you have set your presentation to run as a kiosk mode, ensure that you have already created navigation buttons in the slide master to advance back and forth the slides. … Continue reading Reset kiosk mode on inactivity

Insert hyperlink in Notes page

A user posted an interesting question on the Microsoft Office Online Discussion Group, asking whether it’s possible to insert hyperlinks in Notes page.   There’s no function for you to do that in PowerPoint. Now, here’s a tricky workaround create hyperlink to play with. To create the hyperlink, first go into normal view and type your link or email on a textbox. Once you get the hyperlink, highlight the link and click Edit > Copy.You can either go into View > Notes page, or click on the “Click to add notes”.Then, click Edit > Paste Special > HTML Format or Formatted Text … Continue reading Insert hyperlink in Notes page