Microsoft PowerPoint

Getting Started With PowerPoint

With PowerPoint online you can:

  • Create presentations from scratch or a template.
  • Add text, images, art, and videos.
  • Select a professional design with PowerPoint Designer.
  • Add transitions, animations, and motion.
  • Save to OneDrive, to get to your presentations from your computer, tablet, or phone.
  • Share and work with others, wherever they are.

Watch the video above to learn more about how you can get started with PowerPoint

Need more guidance and support?

Check out the PowerPoint for Windows videos

If you’ve watched the video and you want more help and support, you can access the PowerPoint for Windows training on the Microsoft Support website.  It has lots of information, guides and videos that will help you better use PowerPoint to impress your lecturers.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is PowerPoint?

PowerPoint helps you create great-looking presentations, tell your story, and connect with your audience.

Where can I access PowerPoint?

You can access PowerPoint by logging into Office365.  Simply go to and login using your Loughborough College username and password.

Can I download PowerPoint?

After logging into the Office365 online portal you should see an ‘Install Office’ button in the top right of the interface.  Simply click this button and follow the instructions to install a number of different desktop versions of Office365 software.