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Useful keys that help you control your PowerPoint slide show

PowerPoint

To Start your show close the PowerPoint File - Right click on the file (or shortcut to the file) and select Show

To move to Next slide or Next animation tap the RIGHT ARROW, SPACE or N key...

key right arrow  or  key space  or  key n

To move to the Previous slide or Previous Animation tap the LEFT ARROW or P key...

key left  or  key p

Number + Enter - Goes to the slide of that number

So for example to skip stright to slide number 6

Press

key 6

immediately followed by

key enter

To pause your slideshow by hiding it with a Black screen, tap the B key...

key b

(tap the B key again to resume your show)

To pause your slideshow by hiding it with a White screen, tap the W key...

key w

(tap the W key again to resume your show)

If want to Stop a series of timed animations and slides, tap the S key...

key s

(tap the S key again to resume your show)

To end your slideshow at any point, tap the Escape Key...

key escape

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