## PowerPoint 2016

### How to create a calendar for one month

For some presentation slides you might need a calendar as a background picture. For example, when you want
to present some events or process. Sure, there are a lot of existing templates that you can use, but it is
easy to create your own calendar from scratch.

### How to change color for the table borders in PowerPoint

This is a very simple operation, but Microsoft PowerPoint tables are different from their realization their
counterparts in MS Word or MS Excel, where you can change color for the border in the same place (see How to use paragraph borders and
shading in Word and Apply or remove
cell borders in Excel).

### How to quickly insert Greek symbols into your slide

When you create a presentation, you might need to insert Greek symbols into the slide. This tip demonstrates how
to insert Greek symbols using the equation block.

### How to insert the mathematical and other symbols into the PowerPoint slide

Sometimes you need to insert the special symbols to your slide. There are several different ways that you
can use, but here you can see fast and easy way is to use the equitation block.
See also How to insert Greek
symbols very quickly.

### How to create seven elements graph or seven factors diagram

This seven elements pie or doughnut chart will teach you some important PowerPoint tricks, which will allow
you to create an appealing circular diagram. It is using a combination of Excel charts and SmartArt shape
editing tricks.

### How to create a Venn diagram in PowerPoint

**Venn diagram**(also called

**primary diagram**,

**set diagram**or

**logic diagram**) is a diagram that shows all possible logical relations between a finite collection of different sets.

### How to create four factors diagram

Circular diagrams are very popular and you probably tried various SmartArt cycle flow diagrams in your
presentations. This tip shows how to create a great presentation using an unconventional type of the
circular four steps diagram.

### How to create a Jigsaw puzzle chart

For the illustration of the complex organizational structure you might think about using Jigsaw puzzle. At a
first glance pieces of Jigsaw puzzle look extremely complex, but this isn't true and you will need a few
simple steps to create an impressive Jigsaw puzzle chart.

### How to create 3D realistic Jigsaw pieces using PowerPoint shapes

If you have mastered simple Jigsaw puzzle pieces (see How to
create simple Jigsaw pieces using PowerPoint shapes) and 2-D realistic pieces (see How
to create 2D realistic Jigsaw pieces using PowerPoint shapes), you are ready to create 3-D realistic
pieces. This will give you presentation a look of a professional graphical designer work.

### How to create 2D realistic Jigsaw pieces using PowerPoint shapes

Using PowerPoint union and subtract operations you can create basic Jigsaw puzzle pieces in a few minutes
(see How to
create simple Jigsaw pieces using PowerPoint shapes), but, if you want them to look close to the
real ones, you will need to master re-shaping tricks.