PowerPoint has been obtainable on telephones and tablets for years, but it surely nonetheless would not have all the identical options because the Home windows and Mac apps. One other function is now coming: Portrait Slide.
Microsoft introduced in a weblog put up, “With a shift in the direction of mobile-first content material creation, we have heard from lots of you that you simply favor to take action in portrait mode. Based mostly in your suggestions, we have added the flexibility to change to portrait mode and zoom out and in whereas creating and modifying slides!”
Beginning with model 2.68 (construct 22112003) of the Workplace app, which is at present in testing with Workplace Insiders, PowerPoint now has an “orientation” toggle that may swap between panorama and portrait. You possibly can edit slides as regular in any orientation, though chances are you’ll want to maneuver components round after altering settings, particularly in the event you modify the template.
It’s unlikely that you will want to offer a presentation in vertical format, until your workplace or faculty has a elaborate rotating TV. Nonetheless, the choice can turn out to be useful for making a banner picture, or exporting a presentation to a video that is simpler to learn on a cell machine.
The function nonetheless cannot fairly match PowerPoint on the desktop, which lets you resize the presentation dimensions to nearly any measurement, but it surely’s useful nonetheless. Microsoft hasn’t stated when it will likely be rolled out to everybody on cell.
Supply: Workplace Insider Weblog