Notes and slides with low-res screen; Issue #487 April 6, 2021

In this newsletter I shared the key ideas from my article on how to deal with fuzzy slides when you are sharing a portion of your screen in Zoom so you can use Presenter View if you only have one screen. It is a common issue that people ask about in the comments in my popular YouTube video. The full article explains why this happens with common laptop screens like a 1366×768 screen. The article explains an option that uses a PDF of the Notes pages from PowerPoint so you can see your notes while you present while sharing a higher-res version of your slides. Read the entire article here.

By Dave Paradi

Dave Paradi has over twenty-two years of experience delivering customized training workshops to help business professionals improve their presentations. He has written ten books and over 600 articles on the topic of effective presentations and his ideas have appeared in publications around the world. His focus is on helping corporate professionals visually communicate the messages in their data so they don't overwhelm and confuse executives. Dave is one of fewer than ten people in North America recognized by Microsoft with the Most Valuable Professional Award for his contributions to the Excel, PowerPoint, and Teams communities. His articles and videos on virtual presenting have been viewed over 1.2 million times and liked over 12,000 times on YouTube.