MagPointer is a desktop application compatible with computers running the Windows operating system. The function of the application is to provide users with numerous useful tools while presenting a PowerPoint slide. The functions covered include highlighting text differently, pointing at objects, and a lot more.
You start by downloading the application’s setup file that is overall sized at nearly 10 MB. When you install the application, you get its icon appearing in the System Tray. You must right-click on the icon and use the activation option to enable the app’s features. To do this, you will need the activation that you can obtain after purchasing the application. The cost of the app is $19.95 for a single user license. Once the application is running, it automatically activates itself whenever you set a slideshow for a PowerPoint slide.
As you can see in the image above, the MagPointer controls appear on the right side of the screen. From here you can conveniently switch slides forwards and backwards. Furthermore, you can draw rectangular shapes to highlight certain areas of your slide. You can also directly select textual objects and highlight them blue, green, red, and yellow colors. Picture enlargement, dimming the non-object screen, and more features are offered by this application.
Although MagPointer is a pay-for application, its developers have generously provides MakeUseOf readers with 30 free licenses. All you have to do is be one of the first 30 people to comment on this post.
- A user friendly desktop app.
- Compatible with Windows computers.
- Lets you get more out of your PowerPoint slides.
- Lets you highlight objects within slides, enlarge them, and more.
- Similar tools: Present.me and EWC Presenter.
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Check out MagPointer @ www.magpointer.com