powerpoint problems

Uwe Rossbach 22473mgr at msu.edu
Tue Feb 28 18:39:06 EST 1995

In article <3ivd2g$afv at tribune.usask.ca>, pontreno at duke.usask.ca (Reno Pontarollo) says:
>Howard Mitchell (mitchell at uniwa.uwa.edu.au) wrote:
>: Please help us if you can.... we are presenting our data at conferences 
>: using slides. For this we are using the graphics presentation package - 
>: powerpoint. For the most part we have had no problems except that we 
>: cannot get the y axis legend to go vertical. Thus it remains to stick out 
>: sideways and looks quite stupid. If anyone can help please reply to me 
>: directly,
>: yours in anticipation
>: Assoc. Prof. H.W. Mitchell
>: Uni of W.A.
>: mitchell at uniwa.uwa.edu.au
>Dr. Mitchell,
>        I use powerpoint 4.0 for my presentations also.  I have not 
>encountered this problem...yet.  Perhaps you could e-mail me wiht a more 
>detailed description of the problem, and I'll be happy to trouble shoot 
>this for you.  I've become the powerpoint-go-to-guy in my department and 
>maybe I can help you out.
>Reno: pontreno at duke.usask.ca
If you work with powerpoint you can past in Excel data (not link in). Pasted
chars can be broken apart. so each axis and so on becomes a powerpoint object.
The objects can be turned. You dont have to have Excel. Verthing thats not a bitmap
can be broken apart. UWE

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