If you’re used to creating the groundwork of your presentations in Slide Master View in the PowerPoint desktop application, you’ve probably noticed that PowerPoint for the web doesn’t have a slide master.

If you have the PowerPoint desktop application, you can open and create your presentation using the slide master there. Here’s how:

In PowerPoint for the web, click Open in PowerPoint.

Open your presentation in the PowerPoint desktop application

For help using slide masters on a Windows PC or Macintosh, see What is a slide master?

To get the latest feature announcements for Office for the web, go to the PowerPoint Blog or the Office Online blog.

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