If your projection system projects in a Widescreen or 16x9 format, you may have noticed that PowerPoint sideshows appear on the screen with black bars on the left and right. In order to make the PowerPoint slideshow fill the screen, the page setup needs to be changed.



  1. Open Microsoft PowerPoint


  2. In PowerPoint 2007 click the Design Tab


  3. In PowerPoint 2003 or older click the File menu


  4. Click Page Setup


  5. In PowerPoint 2007 under Slides sized for: Select On-Screen Show 16x9




  6. In PowerPoint 2003 under Slides sized for: Select Custom. Set Width to 8 and Height to 4.5



  7. Click OK


  8. Save the file and add it to your EasyWorship Schedule