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Learn How To Add a Border On Google Slides In 7 Simple Steps

May 13, 2023

Are you looking for a simple guide on how to add a border on Google Slides?

Today, we'll teach you how to create effective presentation visuals. You can capture your audience's attention by adding borders to your slides.

In this blog post, we will discuss the following:

  • Insert a border into your presentation

  • Customize your border in Google Slides

  • Benefits of adding borders in Google Slides

  • Frequently asked questions about how to add borders in presentations


Insert Border into Your Presentation

If you want to add borders to your slide design, follow these steps:

  1. Open Google Chrome and click the Google Apps icon. Then, select Google Slides.

    Open Google Slide presentation through Google Chrome
  2. On Google Slides, select a blank presentation.

    Select a blank presentation.
  3. Then, select a slide from your presentation and go to the "Insert" menu.

    Select a specific Google Slide and click "Insert" menu.
  4. Select " Shape " from the drop-down menu and click "Shapes." Choose a specific shape for your border.

    Click Shape and select "Shapes". Then choose a specific shape for your border.
  5. When your cursor turns into a "crosshair," click the upper-left corner, then drag and release your cursor at the lower-right corner of your slide.

    Cover your whole slide with the shape you choose
  6. Click the "Fill color" icon and select the "Transparent" option from the context menu.

    Click the fill color icon and select transparent.
  7. Once you've selected "transparent," you'll have a border in your presentation.

    You now add a border in your Google Slides presentation.

Customize Your Border in Google Slides

To personalize your border in your Google Slides presentation, do the following:

  1. Select the border you've created.

    Select the shape border on your Google Slide.
  2. Click the "border-color" icon, and select your preferred border colors.

    Click "border color" icon and select a color.
  3. You can also click "Border-dash" and select the "border weight" button to create a border style.

    You can also select the border weight and border dash to add style to your Google Slides border.

Benefits of Adding Borders in Google Slides

Here are the advantages of adding borders to your Google Slides presentation:

Final Thoughts on How to Add a Border in Your Google Slides Presentation

By following our simple steps on adding borders in Google Slides, you can make an appealing and professional-looking presentation.

For more Google Slides templates, check out our 10,000+ customizable slides and infographics. Follow Simple Slides on Facebook for more Google Slides updates and tips.

Frequently Asked Questions About How to Add Borders in Presentations:

How do I remove a border from a picture in Google Slides?

To remove your picture's border in Google Slides, click the "Border color" and select "transparent."

How can I add a border in Google Docs?

You can add a border in Google Docs by following the steps we shared for adding Google Slides borders.

How can I remove text box borders in Google Slides?

To remove the text box border in Google Slides, select the text box and click "Format options." Then, select "Borders and Lines" and "Border Color." Finally, click "transparent."

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