How to Rename a Section in Microsoft PowerPoint

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In Brief...

You can rename a section in your PowerPoint presentation in just a few easy steps.

This feature works the same in all modern versions of Microsoft PowerPoint: 2010, 2013, and 2016.


  1. Right-click on the section name and select Rename Section from the context menu.
    Select Rename Section

  2. Enter a new name in the Section name field.
    Section Name Field

  3. Click Rename.

Author: Dave Dunn

Dave Dunn joined Webucator as Chief Operating Officer in early 2009. He has served as a CFO and COO for numerous small and medium-sized companies, including Summit Software Company, Insight Research Group, Avalon Consulting, and HealthcareOne. He has expertise in business development, financial management, marketing and human resources and particularly enjoys working with rapidly growing companies.

Dave received his Bachelor of Arts from Hamilton College and his MBA from Syracuse University. He has served as Chairman of the Board of the Montessori School of Syracuse since 2001.