Even if you have a detailed outline when you start creating a presentation, it’s fairly likely that the final product will differ from your original vision. This could be due to changes in the information that you want to share, and could even mean that entire sections of the presentation aren’t necessary, or can be combined together.
If you find that your Google Slides presentation contains an entire slide that you don’t need, then you may be curious about how to handle it. Luckily you won’t have to take any frustrating steps to remove that slide, and can use an option in Google Slides that lets you simply delete the entire unwanted slide. Our tutorial below will show you two different ways to delete a slide in Google Slides.
How to Remove a Slide from Google Slides
The steps in this article were performed in Google Chrome, but will also work in other desktop versions of Web browsers like Firefox or Internet Explorer. This guide assumes that you currently have a Google Slides file, and that it contains a slide that you want to delete.
Step 1: Sign into your Google Drive and open the file containing the slide that you want to delete.
Step 2: Select the slide from the column of slides at the left side of the window.
Step 3: Right-click the selected slide, then choose the Delete slide option.
You can also delete a slide in Google Slides by selecting it, clicking the Edit menu at the top of the window, then choosing the Delete option.
Google Slides is just one of several applications that you can use from Google Drive. Find out how to protect a worksheet in Google Sheets if you need to prevent people from changing the data in a spreadsheet that you have created.