Convert Bullets to SmartArt Illustrations in PowerPoint

Step 1: Within PowerPoint 2007 or 2010, select a slide with bullets. Place the insertion point within the text placeholder.


Step 2: Click the Home tab, then click “Convert to SmartArt” within the paragraph group and make a selection. You can always change the type later.


Step 3. From the SmartArt Tools Design tab, change the layout, Colors and 3D Styles that suit your tastes.


About Steve Chase

I'm a proud husband and dad to 4 boys! Microsoft Certified Trainer and Boy Scout Leader are some of things I call myself. The Cincinnati Reds are my favorite team! When not outdoors, I enjoy working with documents in Microsoft Office, QuickBooks, Visio and Photoshop. My wife, Erin, shares her awesome recipes on her blog at
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