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How To Reuse Slides In Google Slides: A Step-By-Step Guide

Mar 10, 2023
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Can you reuse the same design for your Google Slides presentation?

Let's say your company has standard slides, and you want to use them in all your presentations. Keep reading this article to learn how to reuse slides in Google Slides.

In this article, we will walk through the following:

  • Import slides from another presentation.

  • Answer frequently asked questions about importing slides from another Google Slides presentation.

Discover How to Reuse Slides in Google Slides Presentation!

Import slides from another presentation.

To import slides from another Google Slides presentation, you have to:

  1. Open a blank presentation in Google Slides.

    Open a blank presentation on Google Slides
  2. Select the "File" tab and click "Import Slides" from the drop-down menu.

    Go to File tab and select "import Slides."
  3. In the "Import Slides" dialog box, select the Google Slides presentation with the existing slide you want to reuse, and then click "Insert."

    In the dialog box, select an existing presentations and click insert.
  4. Select the multiple slides you need to import and click "Import Slides."

    once you select "Insert", select one or more slides and click "Import Slides."
  5. Once you've selected "Import Slides," your selected slides will be duplicated in your current presentation.

    After you import the slides on your current presentation, the select slides will appear right next to the current one slide.

Note: You can rearrange your duplicate slides in your new presentation. If you want to keep the original theme for your new presentation, tick the box beside "Keep original theme."

You can either check or unmark the "Keep original theme" box for your importing slides.

Final Thoughts on How to Reuse Slides in Google Slides.

Suppose your boss wants you to make a report presentation, but you prefer to reuse a slide from an existing presentation in Google Slides. Worry no more because you can do that with the abovementioned steps.

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Frequently asked questions about how to import slides from another Google Slides presentation:

How can I duplicate the same slides from my presentation?

On the left side of your presentation, right-click the single slide you want to duplicate. Then, select "Duplicate Slide" in the pop-up box. After selecting "Duplicate slide," the slide copy will appear next to the original slide.

What is the shortcut key to duplicate a slide in Google Slides?

The shortcut keys to duplicate a slide in your Google Slides presentation are Ctrl+D.

How can I make a copy for my Google Slides presentation?

Go to file and click "Make a copy," then opt to make a copy for "all the slides (Entire presentation)" or "Selected Slides."

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