Latest posts by techwriter (see all)
- 101 Tips and Tutorials to Write Like a Pro - August 17, 2017
- How to Find a Technical Writing Job – Some Ideas and Resources - August 9, 2017
- BOOK REVIEW: “Design for How People Learn” by Julie Dirksen - July 10, 2017
© Ugur Akinci
I love copying and pasting as much as the copy-paster next door 🙂
But sometimes the results are, well… let’s say, “less than acceptable.”
For example, when you’re trying to insert a MS Word 2007 table into a MS PowerPoint 2007 slide, the good’old copy-and-paste trick just won’t work.
Here is our Word table:
Select the whole table and then copy it by pressing Ctrl + C.
Then create a new slide inside MS PowerPoint and paste your table. This is what you’ll get:
(Click to enlarge the image)
BEFORE pasting your table, go to the HOME tab on your PowerPoint ribbon.
Select Paste > Paste Special to display the Paste Special dialog box:
Select Microsoft Office Word Document Object and click OK.
Now you’ll see your great table intact in your PPT slide: