Knowing how to get help when you’re stuck is an important part of the learning process. It’s probably unfair to expect yourself to recall all of the steps in any given PowerPoint process or every function the program is capable of calculating.
But, if you know some of the basic terminology and how to work with the Help system, you’ll be able to get the answers you need when you need them without losing much down time.
Getting Help with F1
From any box or window, just press F1 (context-sensitive Help opens)
Getting Help with PowerPoint Help Button
Click the on the Standard toolbar
Figure 2. PowerPoint 2003 Help Menu