Overview Microsoft PowerPoint is a popular way to make presentation for traditional face-to-face slide shows and it is also the basis for many other applications to create recorded narrated online presentations. When designing PowerPoint presentations here are some issues to keep in mind. • When designing a presentation, use the built-in slide layouts instead of drawing custom text boxes on the slide. This will make a consistent design for all of your slides and make it far easier for users of assistive technologies to navigate your presentation • Be sure to add alternate text to the images.

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• Older versions of the Macintosh version of Microsoft PowerPoint do not have as many accessibility features as newer versions or the Windows version, like the ability to add alternative text to images. Only the 2011 version of PowerPoint on Mac supports this functionality. • If you want to create a Web based version of the presentation, do not use the “Save as Web Page” feature. You will need to use another tool like or the. • One of the easiest ways to share an accessible PowerPoint presentation with others is to simply provide the user with the original PowerPoint file. This works if the presentation uses the standard slide layouts and other best practices outlined below have been followed.

• In PowerPoint 2010 and 2012 (Windows only) you can use the new Accessibility Checker to check for common accessibility issues. • Be sure to include a link to the free from Microsoft so users who don’t have Microsoft PowerPoint installed can view your PowerPoint files. Tutorial • provides a tutorial on.

UPDATED JUNE 2017: Prices updated and a 6th app added Yes you read that correctly! Up until recently, there was no way to open a Microsoft Access database directly on a Mac. However, there are, at the time of writing, five apps, all available from the Mac App Store, which allow you to open and view data in Access database tables.

Below is a summary of the apps. MDB Tool • Opens MDB and ACCDB files (2007 only, not 2010/2013) • Only provides access to tables.

Outlook 2011 for Mac users can check for updates using the option available as part of Help menu. Users can configure the Outlook 2011 to check manually or automatic. Users can configure the Outlook 2011 to check manually or automatic. Microsoft updates Office for Mac 2011 with Outlook fixes. Microsoft has made available for download a new minor update to Office for Mac 2011. You can join the Office Insider for Mac program to get early access to the newest Office innovations. To join, simply check the box Join the Office insider program to get early access to new releases. What is Office Insider? More about Microsoft AutoUpdate. You can find Release notes for Office for Mac here. Before you install the Office for Mac 2011 14.5.6 update, make sure that you have Office for Mac 2011 14.1.0 or a later version installed on your computer. Also, make sure that the computer is running Mac OS X 10.5.8 or a later version of the Mac OS X operating system. Updates for outlook 2011 mac. This update fixes critical issues. For more information about this update, please visit the Microsoft Web site. Applies to: Office 2011, Office 2011 Home and Business Edition, Word 2011, Excel 2011, PowerPoint 2011, Outlook 2011, Office for Mac Standard 2011 Edition, Microsoft Office for Mac Home & Student 2011, and Microsoft Office for Mac Academic 2011.