Quick presentation shortcuts

A list of useful keyboard shortcuts when using Microsoft PowerPoint.

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Task Shortcut
Open a presentation
Ctrl + O
Close the current presentation Ctrl + W
Save a presentation
Ctrl + S
Undo an action Ctrl + Z
Redo or repeat an action Ctrl + Y
Open Help F1
Cut Ctrl + X
Copy Ctrl + C
Paste Ctrl + V
Bold Ctrl + B
Italic Ctrl + I
Underline Ctrl + U
Print a presentation
Ctrl + P