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PowerPoint you can craft the perfect presentation.

Microsoft PowerPoint remains a presenter's best friend. Deliver your presentation and share your ideas with colorful design, advanced animation, and 3D models. PowerPoint enables users to collaborate with others in real-time and contains a built-in accessibility tool to ensure the audience doesn't miss a thing. 

Please note that the online version of PowerPoint has a limited feature set.  The differences are explained in this article.  For the full version of PowerPoint, use the computer client.

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Online Access to PowerPoint

You can access PowerPoint by going to and clicking on the PowerPoint tile.

Computer Client Installation

PowerPoint desktop client is available for both PC's and Macs. 

  • PCs on the W&M leasing program - A PowerPoint client will be installed for you before you receive the computer.  
  • Macs or PCs outside of the leasing program - Contact the Technology Support Center for PowerPoint installation.
Download the Mobile App

Stay in touch with the PowerPoint Mobile App!  Search for Microsoft PowerPoint in the iOS App Store or Google Play Store

Self-Directed Training
PowerPoint Quick Start Guide

For PC: View or download the PowerPoint 2016 Quick Start Guide (pdf).

For Mac: View or download the PowerPoint 2016 Quick Start Guide (pdf).

Microsoft Support Quick Start

Microsoft's support site offers an overview of PowerPoint features with step-by-step instructions on its PowerPoint 2016 Quick Start webpage.

PowerPoint Learning Path

Walk through an in-depth training course at your own pace with the PowerPoint Learning Path (pdf).  Or pick-and-choose topics that you are interested in by clicking on the lesson options.

Microsoft Video Training 

Select videos related to specific PowerPoint topics on the PowerPoint Video Training webpage.

Questions? Contact the Technology Support Center (TSC)
757-221-4357 (HELP) | | Jones 201, Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm