Pin and Unpin Documents in Microsoft PowerPoint 2013

Edited by Colette Cole, Crystal, Eng, Anonymous

Hello and welcome to VisiHow. In this tutorial, we're going to show you how to pin and unpin documents in Microsoft PowerPoint 2013.

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Steps

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    The first thing that we want to do is open the application.
    We'll see the landing page with a section on the left that shows us the most recent things that we've worked on. By default, it shows us the most recent items, however, we can also pin documents here as well. This way it's accessible and we don't need to fish through our folders.
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    Click on the thumbtack icon.
    We can see "Our First Presentation" at the top, and there's a thumbtack icon beside it, which is a pin. In order to pin it, we just click on that icon.
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    Now it doesn't matter what other recent documents we have, it will keep this presentation pinned to the top.
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    If we don't want it pinned, we just click on the same icon.
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    Now the document will go with the rest of them, so if we have a lot of recent documents, it's likely that this one will disappear eventually.
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    To clear the recent list, we can right-click on a presentation and click "Clear unpinned Presentations".
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    Click "Yes" to confirm.
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    Now there is nothing left in the recent area.
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    That is how you pin and unpin documents to the recent list in Microsoft PowerPoint 2013.
    If you have any questions or comments about this video, please feel free to leave them in the comment section below. Take care.
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