change haiku deck to 16:9 widescreen format

Published on Dec 07, 2017

Ever wonder how to change the aspect ratio of your Haiku Deck from 4:3 to 16:9 widescreen format? Follow these easy steps to get the job done!



changing to widescreen format
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first download

your haiku deck in .pptx or editable .pptx
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Click File/Page Setup

After opening in PowerPoint
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Choose 16:9

from the drop down menu
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When you click OK

you will be prompted to 'scale' or 'don't scale'

If you choose 'don't scale,' PowerPoint will zoom in on your slides, cutting off a little bit of the top and bottom. Choose this option only If all of your slide text is aligned vertically in the center.

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If you choose 'scale,' there will be blank vertical bars on the left and right side of the slide image and none of your image will be cut off

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