PowerPoint includes shortcuts for adding font effects, such as strike-through, italics or subscript, to any text in your presentation. Like other products in the Microsoft Office Suite, PowerPoint also allows you to underline important words or phrases on a slide to help emphasize important aspects of your presentation. Microsoft's use of hot-keys makes it possible to underline text identically in all versions of PowerPoint.
View the slide that has the text you want to underline.
Highlight the text you want to underline.
Press "Ctrl" and "U" simultaneously to underline the highlighted text.
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