Andrew McDonough

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Powerpoint is a horrible horrible program. I advise trying to avoid using it at all costs. Consider writing presentations in XML with a nice Extensible Stylesheet to render. That way you can properly separate the content from the presentation.

Changing the font of a link

Visited links in Powerpoint appear by default as a nasty grey/blue colour that isn’t the most readable on a digital projector. To change this to blue:

Format ->Slide Color Sheme -> Change the colours of Accent and Hyperlink and Accent and Followed Hyperlink

Andrew McDonough

Andrew McDonough is a consultant CTO and software developer, currently based between Berlin and London.

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