How to Add Emoji Keyboard, WordArt and Create Drawing in Microsoft PowerPoint?
emoji keyboard

Nowadays, Emojis are being very popular in social media networking. Similarly in text messaging application, and other application too. In the Microsoft Office application,  you can not find an existing emoji keyboard. With the help of emojis, you can express more with just some image character. To add Emoji keyboard you have to install emoji keyboard add-inn in Microsoft Office application.

Similarly, Word art is a text customizing features in Microsoft word processing program. Word art includes effects such as shadows, gradients, outline, colours. In the same way, word art has additional features to design the text in a different format and also in 3D. You can also bend, skew, stretch to word art. In Microsoft office package, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, and MS Excel have a word art feature.

In the same way, you can draw the pre define basic shapes in Microsoft PowerPoint. If you want to draw custom shapes, then you have to combine the existing shapes. Similarly, If you have a touch-enabled device, want to easy drawings with your finger, a digital pen or a mouse a then you have to use custom methods. It means you have to utilize free-hand pen and drawing tools.  Normally in PowerPoint, you can’t use the freehand features. To enable Easy Drawings features you have to add draw menu in powerpoint. This is not a default menu of Microsoft PowerPoint. You have to do an additional task to add the draw menu.

Installing Emoji Keyboard in PowerPoint

  • Run PowerPoint.
  • Go to Insert Tab/Menu.
  • Click on Get Add-ins.
  • Type Keyword to search Emoji Keyboard.
  • Click on Add
  • An emoji keyboard icon will display in the Insert menu.

How to add Emoji in Powerpoint Slide?

  • Go to Insert menu.
  • Click on My Add-ins in drop list Add-ins group. (if emoji keyboard not shown in Insert menu)
  • Click on MY ADD-INS categories.
  • Click over Emoji Keyboard plugin.
  • Click on Add button.
  • Close the Add-Inn dialogue box.
  • Go to Insert menu.
  • Click on Emoji Keyboard Emoji icon.
  • In Emoji keyboard list pane type keyword for search emoji.
  • Choose the colour and size for emoji and click over the emoji which you want to insert.

How to Add Word Art in PowerPoint?

  • Go to Insert Tab
  • In the text group, Click over Word Art.
  • Enter your Word-Art text.
  • Customize the Word Art by shadows, colour, outline, 3D, skew and stretch.

How to Add Word Art in PowerPoint 2010?

  • Go to Insert Menu/Tab
  • Click on Word Art Icon
  • Type your text
  • Decorate your word art text using shadows, colour, outline, 3D, skew and stretch.

How to Add Word Art in PowerPoint New Versions?

  • Go to Insert Menu
  • Click on Word Art Icon.
  • Choose Word Art style
  • Type your text
  • Decorate your word art by text fill, text outline, text effects.

How to Add Draw Menu in PowerPoint?

  • Go to File Menu.
  • Click on Options.
  • In PowerPoint Options, Click on Customize Ribbon.
  • In Customize Ribbon’s Main Tabs, Check on Draw. Easy Drawings Custom Shapes
  • Click on Ok Button.
  • Then after draw menu will appearEasy Drawings Custom Shapes

Now you can able to use a touch-enabled device, draw with your finger, a digital pen or a mouse.

Draw and Write Custom Shapes

After adding the Draw menu you can see the draw tools in the Draw menu.  Thre are 3 menu categories tools.

  1. Tools (Draw, Eraser-(Stroke, small, medium, Segment), Lasso Select)
  2. Pens and Add Pen (Pen, Pencil, Highlighter)
  3. Stencils (Ruler)
  4. Convert (Ink to Shape, Ink to Math)
  • Go to Draw Menu/Tab and tap a pen along with size (.25 mm to 3.5 mm)
  • Easy Drawings
  • Choose a colour or effect.
  • Draw your custom shape.
  • You can also save draw object in png, gif, jpg, bmp, tif, wmf, emf, svg file format.

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