How to add slide numbers in Google Slides?

Slide numbers in Google Slides

Adding slide numbers in Google Slides is a straightforward process. Here are the steps:

  1. Open Your PowerPoint Presentation:
    • Launch PowerPoint and open the presentation to which you want to add slide numbers.
  2. Access the Slide Number Option:
    • Click on the “Insert” tab in the top menu.
    • In the “Slide Numbers” option.
  3. Insert Slide Numbers:
    • You can choose to apply this to all slides or exclude the title slide.
    • If you want to exclude the title slide, make sure the “Don’t show on title slide” box is checked.
  4. Apply the Slide Numbers:
    • Click on “Apply to All” if you want to add numbers to all slides.
    • Alternatively, if you want to add numbers to a specific slide only, click on “Apply”.
  5. Check the Slide Numbers:
    • After applying, you can navigate through your slides to see the slide numbers on each slide. They typically appear in the footer area.
  6. Adjusting Slide Number Position (Optional):
    • If you want to change the position of the slide numbers, you can manually move the number box on each slide.
    • You can also change the formatting (like font size, color, etc.) of the slide numbers by selecting the number box and using the formatting options in the “Home” tab.
  7. Save Your Presentation:
    • Don’t forget to save your presentation after adding the slide numbers.
Apply to selected slides in Google Slides
Numbered slide in Google Slides

This process will ensure that each slide in your PowerPoint presentation is numbered, aiding in easy reference and navigation.

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