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How to Prepare PowerPoint Slides for Recording in Explain Everything - Regular Definition (4:3)

Here's how to prepare your PowerPoint slides before bringing them into Explain Everything in "Regular Definition" the 4:3 aspect ratio.

NOTE: 4:3 is the recommended size for recording slides in Explain Everything.

Open your Powerpoint document in Powerpoint

Click the "Design" tab in the top tabs menu

Click the "Slide Size" icon in the upper right corner

Choose "Standard (4:3)" from the dropdown menu

Click the "Slide Size" icon again and choose "Page setup..."

In the Page Setup box, set Width to 10in and Height to 7.5in

Click "OK" to save these settings

Review your slides and edit as needed. You may need to resize or realign some text and images