A functionality of Google Drive to create presentations.

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Change hanging indent in Google Drive presentation

I need to create a Google Drive Presentation, based on a corporate theme. For some reason, there's a hanging indent, which means that a multi-line paragraph looks like this: I don't see any ruler ...
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How can I set default color in Google Slides?

Every time I enter text into a new text box, or draw a new line, or a new shape, etc. The color is black (on a dark background) and I need to manually change it to white. This is getting tedious. Is ...
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In Google Slides, is there a workaround for downloading when PDF goes wrong?

A nightmare scenario... Presentation completed, I download my slides as PDF ready for presentation via USB. Several of the images fail to appear in the PDF. This holds true for different PDF readers ...
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Is there a way to change the default Google Slides animation?

Google Slides has its default animation setting to be "Fade In" with a non-instantaneous speed (see picture). I know I can change it manually to "Appear" and "Fast", but is there a way to change the ...
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Word count in Google Slides?

I have a presentation on Google Slides and I'd like to find the word count of all the words (or even just space delimited sections of text). It doesn't appear that there is any straight-forward way ...
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Google Slides Incremental Reveal

Just wondering why incremental reveal isn't working for me? I tried to put a text box around my text, then right click, but "incremental reveal" doesn't show up in the window. Is there any other ...
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Embedding YouTube video in Google Slides at specific time

I'm trying to embed a YouTube video in a Google Slides presentation at a specific time (after about a minute into the video). I select the "Copy video URL at current time": But when I paste that ...
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Specify line length in Google Slides

Is there a way to specify the length of a line or an arrow or whatever in Google Slides?
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Is there a way to do collaborative equation editing in a Google Presentation?

Since Google Docs now forbids equation in presentations (you cannot drag equation from doc anymore according to this question). Is there a way to include equations in a Google Presentation?
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customizing google docs themes

I recently started using Google docs (slides) as a replacement for MS ppt. I like it. I started using a theme, and I like it too, but I'd like to tweak it a bit. Is there a relatively simple way to do ...
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Convert a Google presentation to a poster

I created a Google presentation with 12 slides. Now, I was notified that instead of a presentation I will have to display a poster. Is there an easy way to create a poster from the slides in the ...