Can't change text in Powerpoint
Thread poster: Elizabeth Joy Pitt de Morales

Elizabeth Joy Pitt de Morales  Identity Verified
Local time: 03:57
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Spanish to English
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May 12, 2008

In the top right-hand corner of the first slide in a Powerpoint file I'm translating it says "estrictamente privado y confidencial", but I can't find anyway to modify the text. It doesn't seem to be in a text box or an image, and nothing I do to it seems to make any difference! It's the only thing left to translate in this 3,300-word file...

I'm sorry to say I don't know what version of PP it is; the Windows I'm running is 2003.



rthomas  Identity Verified
Local time: 02:57
German to English
Slide master May 12, 2008

Hi Elizabeth,

Is it on the slide master? Go to View - Master - Slide Master, and see if you can edit it from there. (Then 'Close Master View' to get back to the normal view.)

Hope this helps,



Elizabeth Joy Pitt de Morales  Identity Verified
Local time: 03:57
Member (2007)
Spanish to English
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Problem solved! May 12, 2008

Thank you, Richard! That has done the trick!

Thanks again,



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