Change background styles in PowerPoint

In this PowerPoint tutorial, we will see how to change the background style of a slide in PowerPoint 2010 and 2013.

Change slides background styles in PowerPoint 2010

The background style using the Design menu option and customize style depending upon your presentation theme. Click Design menu and then navigate to Background section.

Background menu in PowerPoint 2010

Click the down arrow available next to Background Styles to customize the PowerPoint Slide.

Background Styles in PowerPoint 2010

Selecting the preferred style from the list would immediately change the background style of the slide.

Change slides background styles in PowerPoint 2013

The background style option in PowerPoint 2013 is available as part of More Design option. Navigate to Design menu and click More options.

Design More Option in PowerPoint 2013

From the drop down list select Background Styles to access different styles. Like the earlier version, PowerPoint 2013 also provides users with the option to customize background style using Format Background option.

Background Styles in PowerPoint 2013


Format Background in PowerPoint

Also See: How to add background in Excel 2013

In Category: Office 2010, Office 2013, PowerPoint 2010

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