How to display metric ruler in PowerPoint?

hughye

How can I change the rulers that are on the top and side of the PowerPoint window to display metric measurements?

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cuetip
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Select the file tab, then OPTIONS. Select ADVANCED>SHOW MEASUREMENTS IN UNITS OF, and select whatever unit of measurement you prefer. 

jimlynch
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Sounds like cuetip has it right. Good answer.

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