Let’s start by looking at the different ways you can launch the PowerPoint program. Typically, you’ll be able to open PowerPoint from a couple of different areas.
Launching PowerPoint from an Icon on the Desktop
1. Double-Click the Microsoft PowerPoint2007 Icon (PowerPoint will launch)
Launching PowerPoint from the Start Menu
- Click Start
- Click Programs
- Click Microsoft Office
- Click Microsoft Word 2007 (Word will launch)
Launching Word from the Quick Launch Toolbar
1. Click the Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 Icon (PowerPoint will launch)
No matter which method you use to open PowerPoint, you will always be greeted with a new, blank presentation.