The area behind the slide elements, or directly behind any individual slide object. Backgrounds can be changed to other colors, patterns, or textures.

body text

The text containing the main points of your slide message. Body text can consist of a series of bullet points or other paragraphs that appear under the slide title.


A program for surfing the Internet (such as Netscape or Internet Explorer).

build effect

A special effect in a PowerPoint slide show that presents one slide item at a time.