1. Choose File → New.
  2. In the New Presentation task pane, click the link From design template.

    A new, blank presentation is created and the Slide Design task pane appears.

  3. Select from the templates in the Apply a design template section, or click the Browse link to locate a template on your computer or on the network.
    Select Design Templates on Microsoft Office Online in the Available for use section, and you will be able to locate and download one of the many useful new templates on Microsoft's web site.