To add or remove bullets from text on a slide, do one of the following:

  • Click the Bullets or Numbering button on the Formatting toolbar.

    Bullets buttonNumbering button

  • Right-click the text and choose Bullets and Numbering.
  • Choose Format → Bullets and Numbering.

The Bullets and Numbering dialog box has a tab to manage bulleted lists and a tab to manage numbered lists.

Bullets and Numbering dialog box - Bulleted tab

Bullets and Numbering dialog box - Numbered tab

In the Bullets and Numbering dialog box, you can:

  • Apply one of seven preset bullet or numbering styles.
  • Remove bullets and numbering by choosing None.
  • Change the Color or Size of the bullet or number relative to the text.
  • Choose Reset to revert a customized style back to the default.
  • With a bulleted list, you can select the bullet. Click Customize to select a symbol or Picture to select a picture.
  • With a numbered list, you can select the number that the list should Start at.