This PowerPoint tutorial will demonstrate how to draw a rectangle using the rectangle tool on the Drawing toolbar
Drawing a Rectangle
In Normal or Notes Page view, click on the rectangle on the Drawing toolbar.
Click in the upper left corner of where you want to place your rectangle and Drag to the lower right corner to define the rectangle. To draw a square, hold the Shift key down while dragging down and across the screen.
You can also simple select the Rectangle tool from the tool bar and click on your slide. PowerPoint will insert a small rectangle that you can resize.
PowerPoint will place a rectangle on the screen with the default treatment for fill color and border line. You can resize the rectangle by clicking on one of the white handles around the perimeter and dragging to the desired size.
You can change the fill color by selecting the rectangle and then clicking on the Fill tool (Paint bucket) on the Drawing toolbar. From the pop-up menu you can choose to apply a new color, or Click Fill Effects to choose a new texture, gradient, or to fill the shape with a graphic or photo.
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