Types of Shapes in PowerPoint 2016 for Windows

Created: Wednesday, April 6, 2016, posted by Geetesh Bajaj at 3:45 am



What does the word “shape” mean to you? Do you imagine a square, a circle, a heart, or even a smiley face? Yes, all those are shapes — as are the hundreds of other recognizable outlines or figures that we call shapes in our daily conversations. Shapes play a significant role within any slides you create for your PowerPoint presentation. In more ways that you may want to count, shapes are like the building blocks of almost anything you do on your PowerPoint slides — PowerPoint 2016 provides hundreds of shapes efficiently categorized into 9 types. You can do so much with these shapes — for example, you can combine shapes to create your own unique shapes, format shapes with fills, lines, and effects — and even group or layer them to create more amazing graphics. You can even create flowcharts with these shapes. This tutorial explores the various types of shapes available within PowerPoint.

Learn about different types of shapes in PowerPoint 2016.

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