The PowerPoint screen layout in Normal View:
PowerPoint gives you four screen layouts for constructing your presentation in addition to the Slide Show. You can select the page view by clicking the buttons just above the formatting toolbar and the bottom of the page.
This screen is split into three sections showing the presentation outline on the left, the slide in the main window, and notes at the bottom.
Slide Sorter View
A small image of each slide is displayed in Slide Sorter view. Slides can easily be ordered and sorted from this screen.
The presentation outline is displayed on the majority of the screen with small windows for the slide and notes. This view is recommended for editing text.
Click the Slide Show button to view the full-screen slide show.