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...because impressive presentations are more fun.

Microsoft Sway serves as an alternative to PowerPoint. It is designed for online presentation and can be shared or co-edited with just the URL. After dropping in your photos and videos, Sway's design engine pieces your content together beautifully. It can integrate your files from Word or OneNote into a striking Sway presentation and it automatically adjusts to look great on any screen. 


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Online Access to Sway

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

Download the Mobile App

Stay in touch with the Sway Mobile App (iOS only).  Search for Microsoft Sway in the iOS App Store. 

Self-Directed Training
Microsoft Support Quick Start 

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

LinkedIn Learning Video Training Course

LinkedIn Learning offers various high-quality video training sessions on the Office 365 Web Apps. You can go through to access the videos, and it will be listed on your W&M training transcript. 

Faculty/Staff Instructions:

  • Sign into Cornerstone at
  • Select Browse for Training
  • In the Search bar, search for Sway
  • Select the appropriate training class

Student Instructions


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