May 2018 Release Notes – Sidebars refreshed, hi-res and screen magnification support

By | May 30, 2018

Version 2.4.42 was released on 30/5/2018.  If you have an enterprise license there may be a delay in you receiving this update as your IT team may need to separately manage your update.

Shape and Color Sidebars
NEW: Change all icon layouts to be in 2016 format – both Shapes and Color Sidebars
NEW: Shape Toolbar now with Extra Large icons for hi-res monitors
NEW: Auto sidebar button resizing and save of positioning
NEW: Allow Shift-override for Shape sidebar alignment functions

Gallery Sidebar
NEW: Added ability for Personal Galleries to be easily copied or moved to a Corporate Gallery
NEW: Added new delete text ‘x’ icon for the Shape Gallery filter (to quickly remove the filter)
NEW: When adding a shape to the gallery, a gallery filter is applied for that shape so you can see it once added
NEW: If you add a shape from a slide, the description is defaulted from the Notes section
NEW: Can now save a selected shape as a shape or as the entire slide

Main PPT Ribbon
FIX – ‘Send as PDF’ now works when sending a document saved on SharePoint
FIX – PPT’s Quick Access Toolbar (QAT) supported for all PPT Productivity functions
FIX – Can now use all PPT Productivity features while in a Slide Show (non-presenter mode)
FIX – When you paste a single mini slide the page now doesn’t navigate away from current slide
FIX – Fixed some functions that didn’t ‘Undo’ correctly
FIX – All window layouts updated where they were impacted by screen magnification settings of 125% or greater

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