How to Remove Watermark from PowerPoint?
When you collect PowerPoint templates or backgrounds online, it's normal to come across watermarks on these PPT slides, and often the watermarks cannot be easily deleted. How to tackle with this issue without any influences on the overall design? Watermarks in PowerPoint have different types, thus different methods are needed. Today, let's step by step tell you how to remove watermark from PowerPoint on the basis of different situations, so that you can quote the PPT templates or backgrounds pleasantly without any annoying obstructions.
Method 1: Remove Watermark from Slide
Step 1: Open the watermarked PowerPoint file and find out watermarks in the templates;
Step 2: Try clicking the watermark on the page. If it cannot be selected, you need to right-click your mouse and tap "Bring to Front" in the pop-up menu. Thus, there's no trouble to select the watermark;
Step 3: Now, simply right-click the watermark and choose "Delete" to remove it.
You can repeat the step 2 and 3 to remove other watermarks in the PPT. This method only can be applied to watermarks that simply embedded in parts of slides. It's easy to remove them. Be sure you've clear them out completely.
Method 2: Remove Watermark from Slide Master
Step 1: Open the PowerPoint file that has been inserted watermarks;
Step 2: Go up to the task pane and choose "View" tab, and then choose "Master Views" group. You can find the "Slide Master" option, click it! Now, the whole construction of the slide master will be displayed;
Step 3: Click "Slides" tab in the task pane and view the slide master as thumbnails;
Step 4: Select the slide master thumbnail containing a watermark, and then go to your page to click the watermark and remove them by choosing "Delete".
Often, these kinds of watermarks are created by changing a image to a watermark and inserting it into slide master so as to make all pages to be watermarked in a batch. This method helps you to clear watermarks of the PPT slides quickly.
Method 3: Remove Watermark from Image
Step 1: Open the PowerPoint and find the image that has watermark;
Step 2: Right-click the image and choose "Group" and then "Ungroup" option;
Step 3: Try clicking the watermark on the image. If you cannot select the watermark, right-click your mouse and choose "Send to Back" as mentioned above;
Part 4: Now, you can select the watermark and press "Delete" to remove it.
In this situation, the watermark is embedded in the images of the PowerPoint. If you want to preserve the image and delete the watermark separately, then the method introduced above is perfect for you. Certainly, you can simply replace the image if you like.
Method 4: Remove Watermark from Background
Step 1: Open the watermarked PowerPoint files on your computer;
Step 2: Open a template and select the background image. Right click your mouse and go to "Save Background" option. Please save your background as image format (e.g. .jpg) and locate it to wherever you'd like in computer;
Step 3: Open the image in any image editor software (e.g. Photoshop). You can use any methods as you know to modify the image and remove the watermark. After that, save the result;
Step 4: Go back to the PPT template and choose "Insert" tab in the task pane. Click "Picture" and then "From File" option, and find the modified image in your computer to add it in the background.
Step 5: Resize image to perfectly fit the slide and right-click your mouse to choose "Order > Send to Back" option, you can make the textbox surfaced. Now, it's an overall new background without troublesome watermark.
You can repeat the steps above to remove PowerPoint backgrounds watermark. The method needs some image processing techniques in certain image editor tools. You can choose your favorite one and handle them masterly.