A PowerPoint countdown timer is an effective way to display a countdown clock for meeting breaks, interactive exercises, or even the beginning of a speaking, training, or workshop session. Creating a PowerPoint presentation with countdown timer slides is easy or download these PowerPoint countdown timers to use.
Want to start using a countdown timer right now? Just choose from a variety of countdown clocks you can download. And, find out how to use these timers. Or read below to find out how to create your own custom PowerPoint countdown timer.
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How to use these PowerPoint countdown timer files: These PowerPoint countdown clock presentations are saved with the PowerPoint slide show format (.ppsx) so they can be opened quickly in slide show view. For easy use, I copy the file to my desktop so I don’t have to navigate to folders to find it. Then, just double-click on the file and the presentation launches automatically.
If you want to move directly to the countdown timer while delivering a presentation, launch PowerPoint and open the countdown clock file. Next, copy the timer slides into your PowerPoint presentation. Make sure to keep the source formatting to maintain the appearance of the timer slides.
Follow these steps to create your own custom PowerPoint countdown timer to match your corporate template or branding or save time and download a countdown clock.
These how-to steps work in Microsoft PowerPoint 2016, 2013 or 2010 for Windows.
Enhance your presentations and improve your breaks and workshop exercises by adding a PowerPoint countdown timer.
By Dawn Bjork, The Software Pro®
Microsoft Certified Trainer, Technology Speaker, Software Consultant