PhoneSlides - create revision materials to view on your smartphone

Microsoft Powerpoint can save a presentation file as a sequence of JPEG images or as a single PDF file. Most Mobile Phones can display JPEG images.  Smartphones can display PDF files (if you install a free PDF file reader first)

Result? Phoneslides - A revision resource for all your subjects which you can fit in your pocket.

Download and save the presentation.  Load it into Microsoft Powerpoint.  Follow the instructions on the slides.

The attached file was originally developed for A level Physics - but obviously the basic concept will work for most subjects and levels.

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  • Created by: Mal
  • Created on: 13-07-10 14:23

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This Template
This PowerPoint file can be
used to create a single pdf
document to view on a
smartphone.
Think of it as revision
flashcards for phones.
I provide these for my
subjects, but anyone can
make them about
anything.…read more

Slide 2

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Getting started
Before you try anything
else, follow the
Export2Phone instructions
at the end of this
presentation to get all of
these test slides onto your
phone.…read more

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Slide Formatting
You can adjust the format
of every slide via the Slide
Master (see the View
ribbon in PowerPoint).
You can adjust Slide Size
under Design.
The large header and
footer areas are designed
to avoid any popup menus
in the PDF viewer. Again,
edit the Slide Master to
change this.…read more

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Text sizing
Use trial and error to make
sure that the final
information is legible. As
a rough guide try not to go
smaller than 28 point size
for the main body text...…read more

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Text sizing
Point size Verdana
40 AaBbCcDd
36 AaBbCcDd
32 AaBbCcDd
28 AaBbCcDd
24 AaBbCcDd…read more

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For diagrams
Line thick. Example
¼ pt
¾ pt
1½ pt
3 pt
6 pt…read more

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