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multi-level bulleted list slide

a slide that consists of more than one level of bulleted text

Normal view

the default view in a presentation, which contains the slide pane, the outline pane, the task pane, and the notes pane

Notes Page view

A format that is used in presentations that allows the user to create notes for their presentation.

Notes pane

in normal view; displays notes for active slide

Office Button

opens commands related to managing and sharing documents

Office Theme

Default theme for the slide shows in Powerpoint when the program is started.

Outline tab

Displays all the text on your slides in outline form


involves indenting each level of supporting details under the preceding heading, subheading, or detail.


one of several distinct subdivisions of a text intended to separate ideas


in presentation, blank boxes that define the placement of text and other objects on a slide


a contact in the distributor

pop-up menu

A short list of choices or instructions with information that is customized for a particular area of a program, appearing on a screen in a small window.

PowerPoint Help


preparing delivery



a show or display


the output of a computer in printed form


calling attention to, advertising or publicizing

Quick Access Toolbar

a toolbar that displays buttons for commonly used commands


notion consisting of a narrow strip of fine material used for trimming

saving to the Web


scroll bars

appear on the right and bottom borders of a window when all of the contents of the window are not visible on the screen

scroll box

reflects the location of the portion of the document that is displayed in the document window

shortcut menu

appears when you right-click an object, is a list of frequently used commands that relate to the right-clicked object


the property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing)


the act of moving smoothly along a surface while remaining in contact with it

slide indicator

shows the number and title of the slide you are about to display.

Slide pane

The workbench for PowerPoint presentations.

slide show

run a presentation by clicking this button on the view toolbar

Slide Show view

runs your slides as they would appear during a presentation

Slides tab

Displays your slides as small pictures or thumbnails.

splitter bar

used to adjust the height and width

standard properties

Properties associated with all Microsoft Office documents and include author, title, and subject.

status bar

located at the bottom of the window and contains information pertaining to the document such as page number, word count page layout, and the zoom slider


a way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period


a secondary menu that appears while you are holding the cursor over an item on the primary menu


a dose of medicine in the form of a small pellet

task pane

a separate window that enables users to carry out some Publisher tasks more efficiently

Title Slide

A presentation should begin with this. Include the presentation title, presenter name, and other needed information.

vertical scroll bar

display specific slides using this scroll bar


the act of looking or seeing or observing

word processing

rapid and efficient processing (storage and printing) of linguistic data for composition and editing

scroll arrow

located at each end of the scroll bar

active tab

the tab currently displayed


Determines the best width for a column or the best height for a row, based on its contents (EX 28).

Automatically updated properties

file system properties, such as date you create/change file, statistics, such as file size

black slide

indicates the end of a presentation


the process of making an entry on a client record


Managing conflict by fully addressing the needs and issues of each party and arriving at a solution that is mutually satisfying


the appearance of objects (or light sources) described in terms of a person's perception of their hue and lightness (or brightness) and saturation

contextual tabs

Additional tabs that appear on the Ribbon when you select an object. The tabs contain commands that relate only to the selected object.

custom dictionary

Allows you to add special words such as proper names, cities, and acronyms.


creating a lower-level paragraph

Dialog Box Launcher

an icon available in many groups on the ribbon that you can click to open a dialog box or task pane related to the current group

Document Information Panel

A pane that you can display at the top of the document window in which you can view or add properties to a document.

document properties

Information as the author,title,or subject

document theme

Consistancy in design and color throughout the entire presentation by setting to color scheme, font, and font size and layout presentation

drag and drop

A feature that allows a user to select text using a mouse or pointing device, and quickly move (drag) it to a different location


the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling


Transmitting free-format, textual electronic messages from one individual to another is commonly known as:

Enhanced ScreenTip

an on-screen note that provides the name of the command


a steel hand tool with small sharp teeth on some or all of its surfaces

file name

(computer science) the name given to a computer file in order to distinguish it from other files


covering that is folded over to protect the contents


a family of alphabetic characters, numbers, punctuation marks and other symbols that share a consistent design; often used synonymously with typeface


the general appearance of a publication


a horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine

hard copy

text that is typed or printed on paper

Home tab

primary tab-- contains the more frequently used commands

horizontal scroll bar

a tool in a word processor that allows the user to scroll left and right

inserting multimedia

mircosoft clip organizer cotains hundreds of media

Key Tip

to select a command using the keyboard, press its displayed code letter

Key Tip badge

key code icon for certain commands


words that describe the information the user is trying to locate

landscape orientation

page orientation in which data prints across the wider portion of the page


_________ are used to position content on the slide


structure consisting of a room or set of rooms comprising a single level of a multilevel building

live preview

feature that lets you point to a choice in a gallery or palette & preview the choice applied to the document without actually applying the choice

line spacing

the vertical distance between two lines of type

line wraps

Text that exceeds the width of the placeholder.


data about data


an agenda of things to do

Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007

power point software

Mini toolbar

Appears when you first select text. Contains commonly used text and paragraph formatting commands.

mouse pointer

becomes different shapes depending on the task you are performing in Word and the pointer's location on the screen

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