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Reply 04-24-2015, 07:25 AM #3   SmithKelvin iMore Nanite Posts 1 Posts Global Posts 4 Global Posts Re: Powerpoint allows editing but can't type any content Hi, Have you saved as a "PowerPoint How can we improve it? Been using Word for 20 years and never had this happen! Close Reply To This Thread Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature. weblink

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LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes #1 10-11-2011, 10:07 PM Samantha Jean Mac OS X Office 2008 for Mac Novice Join Date: Oct 2011 Posts: 1 Editing text in Powerpoint Won't Let Me Edit Text Thanks again, Liz Subject: Comment: The contents of this post will automatically be included in the ticket generated. TIA Subject: Comment: The contents of this post will automatically be included in the ticket generated. Get your issue sent to your email every Friday!

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  1. This is text that is most likely on either the slide master or one of the accompanying slide layouts.
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  4. I went back into layout to see if I could figure it out.

Powerpoint Won't Let Me Edit Text

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I also clicked on the options 'move with text' and 'fix position on page' so you could try those also. have a peek at these guys Reply 04-16-2015, 08:21 AM #2   Bigeric23 iMore Genius Posts 3,636 Posts Global Posts 3,647 Global Posts Re: Powerpoint allows editing but can't type any content Have you tried uninstalling and reinstalling? Many of these deals are exclusively for our Daily Deals newsletter subscribers and can't be found with our regular specials. Select the text and change or delete it. How To Edit Background Graphics In Powerpoint

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I was able to edit the picture after that. (You will see my annotation as "Testing 1 2 3"Note that by converting the picture to a Microsoft editable file, you may All graphic elements. Copyright © 1999-2016 ProZ.com - All rights reserved. The PowerPoint Presentation file (with file extension “.pptx”) opens in “work” mode—you can easily edit the slides.

TOPIC STARTER Problem solved! May 12, 2008 Thank you, Richard! Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.It's easy to join and it's free. Select Save As. 3. this content To alter its format, click on the usual tools on the Home tab #9 11-08-2016, 09:40 AM gfinc Windows 10 Office 2013 Novice Join Date: Nov 2016 Posts:

Anyway, I basically went into the layout box and changed my text wrapping and all of a sudden I had access to all the text boxes in the document. Open PPT first (rather than finding the finding the file in your folder and double-clicking on it). 2. For the full procedure, see: Add a footer to your slides. Now you should be able to access the text in the box. #8 04-14-2016, 10:52 AM Quicksy Mac OS X Office for Mac 2011 Novice Join Date: Apr

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I have been trying to edit the text in a single slide. Super Mario Run Tips and Tricks Make the switch How to switch from Evernote to Apple Notes Must Read! Once done you simply need to close the Slide Master using the Slide Master tab. Our first thought goes to the Slide Master - as it rightly should.

It looks like it could be a Visio file.In any case, I right clicked on the picture and converted the file to a Microsoft Picture file. Save your presentation as followsto ensure it opens in “edit” mode the next time: 1. Password Register FAQ Today's Posts Search Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page... Select Open; then search for, select and open your ppsx file.

Note that you can post your file (or a smaller version containing only the relevant parts) here for us to look at. __________________ Stefan Blom Microsoft Word MVP #3