Tip 182 – Quickstart a PowerPoint Presentation using a Word File

You can save time by preparing the outline of your presentation in Word and then send it to PowerPoint to create the slides. In Word create a document with the slide titles formatted using Heading1 style and the slide text as Heading2 style. Then, save the outline as a Word file. Launch PowerPoint and open the file € PowerPoint will create the slides automatically for you.