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Top 4 Slides tips
Can I still work with Microsoft
Yes. If you have existing Microsoft® PowerPoint® documents, you can edit them directly from Slides without converting them.
If you’d like to use Slides collaboration features, such simultaneous editing with your team and targeted feedback comments, you can import PowerPoint files and convert them to Slides. For more information, see Get started with Slides.
What types of files can I
import and convert to Slides?
The following file types can be converted to Slides:
- .ppt (if newer than Microsoft® Office® 95)
For more information on importing and converting files to Slides, see Get started with Slides.
Can I download or export
Slides in different file format?
Yes, you can download Slides as other file formats such as Microsoft® PowerPoint® and Adobe® PDF documents. For a list of supported formats, see Get started with Slides.
Who can view my Slides?
By default, Slides you create are private to you. However, if you create new Slides in a shared folder, they’ll have the same sharing permissions as the folder does—anyone who can view that folder’s contents can also view your new document. For more information, see Get started with Slides.
How can I switch to an earlier draft of my document, or see who made one of the changes
Slides keeps all your drafts in one file, along with a record of who made which changes, so there’s no need to keep multiple copies of a document. See Switch to an earlier version of your document.
Can I share documents with
people outside my organization?
Yes, as long as this option has been enabled by your Google Apps administrator. If it is, you can share any of your documents with customers, suppliers, and others outside of your domain.