When you need to present a long list of items on a slide, make a more attractive presentation by taking advantage of PowerPoint 2007’s new column feature to arrange the list into two or more columns. For example, say you have a slide that lists 10 items, as shown in Figure A.

Figure A

Follow these steps:

  1. Click to select the text box containing the item list.
  1. On the Home tab, click the Columns button and then click Two columns (Figure B).

Figure B

  1. Select the text and then select 40 in the Font size box on the Home tab.

The items are now arranged in two columns as shown in Figure C.

Figure C

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