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Classroom - Using PPT Presenter View on Windows VM

This article discusses how to use Presenter View in PowerPoint when using the Windows virtual machine on campus classroom computers

This article discusses how to utilize Presenter View in PowerPoint (PPT) while using the Windows virtual machine (VM) on campus classroom computers. 

PowerPoint (PPT) Presenter View

The Windows virtual machine (VM) does not see an external display therefore it does not recognize going into presenter view. If you wish to utilize the presenter view while using the Windows VM follow the directions below. 

Windows VM Dock Image

  1. Hover your mouse at the bottom of the screen until the dock appears (pictured above)
  2. Select PowerPoint
  3. Open your PPT presentation utilizing the Mac PPT application and use presenter view like normal
  4. When you wish to return to the Windows VM select the Fusion app in the dock which looks like two intersection blue and red squares

If you need further assistance please contact the Information Technology Help Desk at 920-424-3020 or

Keywords:PowerPoint, PPT, Presenter View, Classroom, Windows, Mac   Doc ID:66523
Owner:Jen W.Group:UW Oshkosh
Created:2016-08-30 08:19 CDTUpdated:2016-08-30 08:20 CDT
Sites:UW Oshkosh
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