The Powerpoint Pen

Did you know you can write on PowerPoint slides during a presentation, just as you would with an OHP? This 1'22" video shows how to find the pen.

Created by Larry Arvan, College of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Writing on screen with a mouse can be uncomfortable, so consider using: a graphics tablet (a device that plugs into a PC like a mouse), a tablet PC (a laptop with pen-sensitive screen) or a Sympodium. For more details, see Steven Myers' case study "Digital Pen Technology in Lecture Presentations".

For more Powerpoint tips, see the "Tips for Powerpoint" video by Russell Stannard, which covers topics including transitions, sounds and hyperlinks