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Dashboard Design

Dashboard Design

When you work in a warehouse, bank, logistic company, plant, factory, or many others, you most probably work with dashboards.  Have you ever met an ugly dashboard? Have you met an information panel that did not inform you, but confused you with the information that it...

Upgrade from Writing to Digital Signage

Upgrade from Writing to Digital Signage

The number of businesses using, digital signage screens to share information has expanded over the years. Administrators of restaurants, departure terminals, schools, colleges, and hospitals have adopted digital signage for a more effective method of disseminating...

SignageTube is Netflix for Companies

SignageTube is Netflix for Companies

Digital Signage is on the rise, with experts predicting the industry’s worth to grow to the astonishing $32.8 billion by 2023. But as the market grows, so does demand and to offer our clients the same cutting-edge level of service, we are delighted to introduce the...

Announcement: SignageTube Digital Signage

Announcement: SignageTube Digital Signage

More than 1 year we have been working very hard on a revolutionary new product that is a digital signage software solution in the cloud. We baptized this new product SignageTube. Signage from digital signage, and Tube inspired by YouTube.com. The conceptual design of...

New PresentationPoint Product Released in 72 Hours

New PresentationPoint Product Released in 72 Hours

Here is another sneak preview about the new product that PresentationPoint is releasing.We will take-off in exactly 72 hours. Case Studies: How People Use Our Software Reviews from our Customers About PresentationPoint

Digital Signage for Exhibition Centers

Digital Signage for Exhibition Centers

When walking around in an exhibition center the most important subject is way finding.  Most exhibitions have arrows in the air or lines on the ground but more centers are switching to digital signage solutions. Displaying the arrows on a monitor is the future. Look...

A New Image, A New Product. More To Come…

A New Image, A New Product. More To Come…

We've been busy working on a new secret stealth mode product. Curious? Stay tuned for more information in September 2019 when all will be revealed... Case Studies: How People Use Our Software Reviews from our Customers About PresentationPoint

Create and Update PowerPoint Reports

Create and Update PowerPoint Reports

The best way to achieve effectiveness in business reporting is the direct approach. If you want to pass your points across to stakeholders and get them to listen, appreciate and enforce, you must be clear, simple and direct. When presenting a report, you must arrange...

Justin Arnold Presentation at Presentation Ideas 2019

Justin Arnold Presentation at Presentation Ideas 2019

PresentationPoint is excited to announce that Justin Arnold will be presenting at the Presentation Ideas 2019 online conference.Here is more information abou this presentation.7 Ways To Create Highly Versatile Non Linear PresentationsSo you learned PowerPoint so well...

PowerPoint Integrations using PresentationPoint

PowerPoint Integrations using PresentationPoint

We have just put together an extensive page highlighting 25 different PowerPoint integrations that you can make using our software. This includes integrations relating to: Digital Signage Facebook Google Calendar Google Sheets JSON Microsoft Access Microsoft Excel...

Vickie Gould joins Presentation Ideas 2019 Conference

Vickie Gould joins Presentation Ideas 2019 Conference

PresentationPoint is pleased to welcome Vickie Gould as a new presenter at our November Presentation Ideas 2019 online conference. Here is some information about Vickie and her presentation.Be Memorable and Close More Sales with StoryWhat’s the use of great teaching...

Screens that Motivates

Screens that Motivates

Looking for improved connectivity and internal communication? Digital Signage Screen is one screen that motivates through interconnectedness and engagement. It is providing your team with the smartest solutions specifically for communication. Not only for big...

FAQ: Show the Last Value of an Excel Column

FAQ: Show the Last Value of an Excel Column

I want to show the last entry of a column in Excel in real-time. I have an excel file, in which a data (numbers) is added to a specific column. I would like to present the current number updated in the last row of the column in a text box every 1 sec. How can I do...

Oil Sands Conference & Trade Show, Canada Sept 2019

Oil Sands Conference & Trade Show, Canada Sept 2019

We are pleased to announce that PresentationPoint will be at the Oil Sands Conference & Trade Show in Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada from Sept 10-11, 2019.Our goal is to connect with people in the oil and gas industry to discuss ways that our software can be used...

Conference Update: Chantal Bossé Returns for 2019

Conference Update: Chantal Bossé Returns for 2019

PresentationPoint is pleased to announce that Chantal Bossé is returning to speak at our Presentation Ideas 2019 online conference. Chantal's presentation last year (PowerPoint's Zoom Feature: Your Key to Audience Engagement) was well received and this year's topic...

FAQ: Can DataPoint Work with Any Template?

FAQ: Can DataPoint Work with Any Template?

Can we use our own PowerPoint templates to use them with DataPoint for linking? Can we use PowerPoint templates as supplied by others as well? Sure, DataPoint and all other PresentationPoint products use native and normal PowerPoint presentations. So this gives you...

How to Add Voice Queue Numbers to Your Queue Management System

How to Add Voice Queue Numbers to Your Queue Management System

A Queue Management System (QMS) is great to streamline the waiting area of an organization. Think about bakeries, help desks, sales counters etc. You can display information, advertising, and promotions on television screens with videos and presentations. Use our...

FAQ: Visual Numbers in PowerPoint

FAQ: Visual Numbers in PowerPoint

I use DataPoint to display real-time information from a database during an event.  When there is a value 30 in the database, then I want to display 30 icons at different locations on the screen.  Sort of a visual representation of a number while updating in real-time....

Tranquil PC for Digital Signage Screens

Tranquil PC for Digital Signage Screens

Computers for digital signage. We got our hands on a nice compact computer that we could evaluate for digital signage displays. In this article: the Tranquil PC for digital signage screens. The term Tranquil refers to the name of the company focuses on silence and...

FAQ: What DPI Should I Be Scanning Pictures At?

FAQ: What DPI Should I Be Scanning Pictures At?

As yours is the first website that gets near to the information I'm looking for, I'm sorry, but you're it for my question.Problem is that (a)I'm old and (b) I don't have PowerPoint but this can be amended.  I'm working with Google Slides at the moment as that was the...

Wayfinding Signage: Are Visuals Better Than Texts?

Wayfinding Signage: Are Visuals Better Than Texts?

Designers of traffic signs and wayfinding signage in public buildings need to put in a lot of thought into designing wayfinding signage that is easy to process by people who frequent the location. Texts used to be widely used in the past when designing public...

Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Contest Countdown Board

Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Contest Countdown Board

When you are in New York and you want to run away from the city, from the noise and traffic, you go to Coney Island in Brooklyn. Take the orange D or F, or yellow N or Q train; all 4 lines will take you directly to Coney Island, New York's most famous amusement park...

FAQ: Show Real-Time PDF Documents on your Slides

FAQ: Show Real-Time PDF Documents on your Slides

How to show up-to-date pdf documents in PowerPoint Do you have a solution to dynamically show pdf documents? People often ask us how to display up-to-date PDF documents on PowerPoint slides. We do have our DataPoint add-on to display information in real-time from...

Tips for Building Reports in PowerPoint

Tips for Building Reports in PowerPoint

Why Your Neglect of This Reporting Tool May Be The Biggest Business Growth Mistake… You're Making. PowerPoint?  Yes! You may have been enchanted by the beauty of PowerPoint as a presentation tool... But, do you know that you can use PowerPoint to create awesome...

FAQ: How Do I Add A Ticker Symbol Using DataPoint?

FAQ: How Do I Add A Ticker Symbol Using DataPoint?

How do I add a ticker symbol using DataPoint? Something like this where it would auto update and we could do several other companies… We were recommending the Yahoo API for that earlier, but Yahoo has been shutting down some data services. We have found another great...

4K Television Screen Designs In PowerPoint

4K Television Screen Designs In PowerPoint

Have you heard about the much needed 4K PowerPoint Presentations? In the trending world of technology and digitalization, high definition and resolution is a must. Pictures and videos are more tempting and alluring when their visuals are extravagant. The notion and...

From Porsche to NASA: A Day in Our Sales Department

From Porsche to NASA: A Day in Our Sales Department

We call this video "from Porsche to NASA: a day in our sales department". This video isn't about fast machines although Porsche has very fast machines and NASA's are even faster, rather this was a day that our sales department told us about where they were contacted...

Weather in PowerPoint

Weather in PowerPoint

The question most often asked: What will the weather be today? Weather is omnipresent in our society. You see weather information in your newspaper, weather apps on your phone, you can track rain and thunderstorms online and more. No wonder that weather information is...

Display Website in PowerPoint with Updates

Display Website in PowerPoint with Updates

We are the champion in displaying real-time information on your PowerPoint slides. Typically information is stored in files and databases, and these numbers, names, percentages, KPIs, target dates etc are all displayed as characters and numbers. But in some cases, it...

Changing the Width of a Shape Dynamically

Changing the Width of a Shape Dynamically

Rotating a shape on a slide was already explained in an article. Handy when you want to rotate the needle of a gauge on your information dashboard. Easier than rotating is changing the width of a given shape on your slide. Think about a bar that is linked to a...

Datafeed Directory Now Available

Datafeed Directory Now Available

Because we connect so many kinds of data to presentations and digital signage, many of our clients ask us where to find datafeeds. So we created our datafeed directory to give you some data sources to start with.Click on the button below to be taken to our datafeed...

FAQ: How to Play a PowerPoint Slideshow on TV

FAQ: How to Play a PowerPoint Slideshow on TV

How can I Play a PowerPoint Slideshow on TV? Sometimes you need to display a PowerPoint slideshow on a TV to show your presentation on the meeting, a conference, or use the slideshow for an information screen or advertising display. Most of our customers use this for...

World Time Clock using PowerPoint

World Time Clock using PowerPoint

One of our favorite things at PresentationPoint is when our customers send us their "look what we made" pictures and stories. This story is about a world time clock designed in PowerPoint by audiovisual and IT firm, Qubix, using our Dynamic Elements software. Here is...

FAQ: Computer Connectors and Cables

FAQ: Computer Connectors and Cables

Since the dawn of computers, connectors have always played an all-important role in transmitting data from data sources to a display monitor, and they continue to remain important today. Connectors are of many types, and they can be incorporated into different...

Affiliates: Finding Digital Signage Solution Opportunities

Affiliates: Finding Digital Signage Solution Opportunities

Digital Signage Uses Digital signage has tons of different uses. Almost everywhere you look now you're seeing new monitors popping up that have digital signage on them. Here are a few common uses Advertising: Advertising is a common digital signage opportunity. You...

Randomize Data Rows on Your Slide

Randomize Data Rows on Your Slide

DataPoint is mostly used to display the latest information dynamically on your PowerPoint slide. But sometimes people want to display random stuff. Like the joke of the day, quote of the day, etc.For all of the 25 data providers that you have in DataPoint, you can set...

New York Office

New York Office

Our recent business trip to New York was so successful, we decided to add New York to our existing presences to now provide coverage in the US, Canada, and Europe.Here is our New York mailing address.PresentationPoint1177 Avenue of the Americas, 7th floorNew York, NY...

Mail Merge PowerPoint Presentations – 4 Types

Mail Merge PowerPoint Presentations – 4 Types

In this article, we are going to discuss how to create mail merge PowerPoints and what to use them for. PowerPoint is a perfect tool for mail-merging reports. What am I saying? PowerPoint is the best and cheapest way to do your mail-merged individual reports, but only...

FAQ: Old Data On Slide While Transitioning

FAQ: Old Data On Slide While Transitioning

With DataPoint you can link text boxes to data sources like files and databases. When the dynamic text box is used on a slide with a transition, then you will see old data during the transition since PowerPoint has made a bitmap or cache of the slide and it uses that...

10 Creative Ways to Use Data in Presentations

10 Creative Ways to Use Data in Presentations

Here is a recording of Garland's presentation "10 Creative Ways to Use Data In Presentations" from our 2018 Presentation Ideas Conference. If you have comments or questions about the presentation, let us know. PresentationsData is increasingly important in business...

Call for Speakers for 2019 Presentation Ideas Online Conference

Call for Speakers for 2019 Presentation Ideas Online Conference

Our 2018 Presentation Ideas Online Conference was a great success, so we are on for Presentation Ideas 2019!At this time, we are putting out the call for speakers to present at our online conference from Nov 20-21, 2019. If you are a speaker who would like to present...

PresentationPoint Comes to Western Canada!

PresentationPoint Comes to Western Canada!

We are pleased to announce that PresentationPoint will be exhibiting our software at the Western Manufacturing Technology Show at the Edmonton Expo Centre (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) from June 4-6, 2019. The show will be located in the Edmonton Expo Centre. During the...

Museum Digital Signage: The Wild Center

Museum Digital Signage: The Wild Center

In this video we're going to do a case study for museum digital signage thanks to our client, The Wild Center who agreed to provide us with information about how they're using our tools and products to set up their museum digital signage. Here are the details in their...

How To Set Up Data-Driven Digital Signage

How To Set Up Data-Driven Digital Signage

How to set up a data-driven digital signage solution? That is what we do. Providing software for data-driven presentations and digital signage. Basically, this is a combination of 2 our major products: DataPoint and iPoint. The setup is absolutely not complex, but...

Affiliate Training April 30

Affiliate Training April 30

As part of our commitment to PresentationPoint affiliates, we offer regular affiliate training and brainstorming sessions. Our next session is scheduled for April 30, 2019 at 6 pm / 18:00 Western European Time 4 pm / 16:00 UTC 10 am Mountain Time If you are already an...

Infoscreen Software

Infoscreen Software

Technological advancement has led to the digitization of information. Digitized information allows you to know so much within a limited time frame. This can happen when the information is presented on an infoscreen with as few words as possible and with currently...

How to Start Affiliate Marketing With PresentationPoint?

How to Start Affiliate Marketing With PresentationPoint?

Love our software? Want to share it with others and build another income stream? We'll show you how to get started with affiliate marketing with PresentationPoint. Here are just a few of the types of businesses and individuals we work with. If you work in any of these...

FAQ: PowerPoint Presentations on Multiple Screens

FAQ: PowerPoint Presentations on Multiple Screens

I am looking into something to play a PowerPoint presentation on multiple screens from one computer. I am looking into something to play a PowerPoint presentation on multiple screens from one computer. We are currently using 3 static images on 3 screens and we want to...

Video Advertising with PowerPoint

Video Advertising with PowerPoint

When you are in the train stations, airports, or shopping malls, you will see video advertising for clothing, electronic devices, bags, perfumes etc. everywhere.  They are using very attractive and colorful television screens to broadcast their ads.  These screens...

Recovering the Missing Excel Share Workbook Command

Recovering the Missing Excel Share Workbook Command

Many of you will have noticed that the Excel "share workbook" command is now missing in later versions. In this video and article, we will show you how to recover the Excel share workbook command. Many of our customers use our great DataPoint add-on for PowerPoint to...

Dynamic Digital Signage at Arts Center Hasselt

Dynamic Digital Signage at Arts Center Hasselt

Another serious Belgian arts center, cultuurcentrum Hasselt, has chosen PresentationPoint software for the real-time data-driven information screens at their venue. They were using Xibo as free digital signage platform, displaying an HTML page reading out data from an...

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