Keynote - Preface:  Welcome to Keynote ’09

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Welcome to Keynote ’09

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Welcome to Keynote ’09

Onscreen help
Onscreen help contains detailed instructions for completing all Keynote tasks. To
open help, open Keynote and choose Help > Keynote Help. The first page of help also
provides access to useful websites.

iWork Formulas and Functions Help
The iWork Formulas and Functions Help contains thorough instructions for writing
and using formulas and functions in your presentations. Open iWork Formulas and
Functions Help from the Help menu in any iWork application. With Keynote, Numbers,
or Pages open, choose Help > “iWork Formulas and Functions Help.”

iWork website
Read the latest news and information about iWork at

Support website
Find detailed information about solving problems at

Help tags
Keynote provides help tags—brief text descriptions—for most onscreen items. To see
a help tag, hold the pointer over an item for a few seconds.

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Get familiar with the windows and tools you use to create

slideshows with Keynote.

Each slideshow you create is an individual Keynote document. If you add movies,
sounds, or other media to your slideshow, you can save them as a part of the
document so that you can easily move the presentation from one computer to

About Themes and Master Slides

The first time you open Keynote (by clicking its icon in the Dock or by double-clicking
its icon in the Finder), the Theme Chooser displays the Apple-designed themes
available for you to use in your slideshow.